Sue is in the Daily Telegraph

Northern Rivers local, Sue Rodger-Withers appears in the Daily Telegraph today, talking about her journey and how she has now finds herself helping to promote vaccination amongst the alternative community in Nimbin. For the full text please click here.    

Award winners!

We are very excited to announce that our group has won the Thornett Award for the Promotion of Reason, presented to us at the 2014 Australian Skeptics National Convention! This prestigious award also comes with $1000 in award money. We are so proud of this and proud of our wonderful…

Lawrence Springborg

Thanks to Sarah who wrote in to Lawrence Springborg regarding the RBWH birthing centre booklet, a govt produced document, that Belinda informed us linked to the AVSN. We received a reply from Springborg today and it’s a good one. Our little group and you all are making a difference. RBWH reply- Springborg

Our own Heidi Robertson interviewed on this weeks Skeptic Zone podcast

Have a listen here, to our own Heidi Robertson, being interviewed by Richard Saunders for the Skeptic Zone podcast, episode #302. Heidi informs Richard what we have been up to and how we are progressing. Cheers Richard! 

Response from Jillian Skinner

Just received a response to the letter Alison and I sent to Jillian Skinner regarding following Qld’s example and getting the free Pertussis vaccine for women in their third trimester of pregnancy. Summary – they are monitoring the program closely in Qld. Heidi Robertson PDF -> Email Response