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Norfolk Island moves to land tax causing concern

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Norfolk Island moves to land tax causing concern

- There are concerns on Norfolk Island that property taxes are to be charged for the first time from next year. Norfolk Island lost its autonomy last year and is now run under New South Wales law which requires that many local services be paid for by tax on land holdings. But the mayor Robin Adams said when the original Pitcairn Islanders were moved to Norfolk in 1856 they were given 50 acre lots, and she says this land continues to be regarded as heritage land
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Norfolk Island move to land tax causing concern

radionz.co.nz

Norfolk Island move to land tax causing concern

- There are concerns on Norfolk Island that property taxes are to be charged for the first time from next year. Norfolk Island lost its autonomy last year and is now run under New South Wales law which requires that many local services be paid for by tax on land holdings. But the mayor Robin Adams said when the original Pitcairn Islanders were moved to Norfolk in 1856 they were given 50 acre lots, and she says this land continues to be regarded as heritage land
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Crowdfunding secures Norfolk Island green parrot 'insurance colony'

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Crowdfunding secures Norfolk Island green parrot 'insurance colony'

- An endangered parrot endemic to Norfolk Island's future has been safeguarded after a crowdfunding campaign to create an "insurance colony" exceeded its target. More than $86,000 was raised from 699 supporters to transport a group of Norfolk Island green parrot fledglings to nearby predator-free Phillip Island. The $77,000 target was reached with almost a week to spare. Operation Green Parrot was the most recent in a series of measures Islanders and mainland supporters took to ensure the survival of the species, which was driven to near-extinction by the early 1980s due to introduced rats, cats and other birds on Norfolk
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Norfolk Island moves to land tax causing concern
Norfolk Island moves to land tax causing concern There are concerns on Norfolk Island that property taxes are to be charged for the first time from next year. Norfolk Island lost its autonomy last year and is now run under New South Wales law which requires that many local services be paid for by tax on land holdings. But the mayor Robin Adams said when the original Pitcairn Islanders were moved to Norfolk in 1856 they were given 50 acre lots, and she says this land continues to be regarded as heritage land   Read More ...
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Norfolk Island move to land tax causing concern
Norfolk Island move to land tax causing concern There are concerns on Norfolk Island that property taxes are to be charged for the first time from next year. Norfolk Island lost its autonomy last year and is now run under New South Wales law which requires that many local services be paid for by tax on land holdings. But the mayor Robin Adams said when the original Pitcairn Islanders were moved to Norfolk in 1856 they were given 50 acre lots, and she says this land continues to be regarded as heritage land   Read More ...
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Crowdfunding secures Norfolk Island green parrot 'insurance colony' An endangered parrot endemic to Norfolk Island's future has been safeguarded after a crowdfunding campaign to create an "insurance colony" exceeded its target. More than $86,000 was raised from 699 supporters to transport a group of Norfolk Island green parrot fledglings to nearby predator-free Phillip Island. The $77,000 target was reached with almost a week to spare. Operation Green Parrot was the most recent in a series of measures Islanders and mainland supporters took to ensure the survival of the species, which was driven to near-extinction by the early 1980s due to introduced rats, cats and other birds on Norfolk   Read More ...
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