Shooting in NSW NPs
Andrew Thelander <>
Thu, 27 Dec 2012 17:56:55 +1100
Resources aside, just asking direct questions of vested interests is a good
start. I have seen ABC TV news items about a kangaroo "plague" in Queensland as
claimed by the kangaroo industry. The reporter was on location but the film
footage obtained showed not many kangaroos present. I assume the reporter asked
"where are they?" Similarly with the shooters, I hope they were asked about
the basis of their claims and their evidence? If not, surely it is just
laziness on the reporter's part.
On 27/12/2012, at 5:43 PM, Dave Torr wrote:
> Unfortunately very true John - even "respected" organisations like the ABC
> and The Age seem to lack the resources to check information and proof read
> articles these days!
> On 27 December 2012 17:40, John Leonard <> wrote:
>> Simply reporting what people say isn't what I think of as journalism, it's
>> just laziness.
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