Julie Matheson

Business Specialist CFP | Local Government Expert | Political Adviser

Subi East by DWA

Development WA ignores electors and makes them pay!

November 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

Town Hall Meeting No 2

Another successful Town Hall Meeting was held in Nedlands on 26 October 2020 and reported in the most respected newspaper in WA, the Post Newspapers. The meeting was indeed organised … Continue reading

November 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

Single Dwelling Living in Subiaco

A campaign has been launched by residents of the City of Subiaco to commence scheme amendments to LPS5 and a vote against Local Planning Policies (LPPs) which do not positively … Continue reading

July 5, 2020 · 1 Comment

Let’s restore Subiaco’s heritage

Can I have your support please? Instead of selling Lords to fund a SMURF^, let’s seek compensation from the State Government to build: a replica 1908 Subiaco Grandstand* with changerooms … Continue reading

July 4, 2020 · 1 Comment

Third Party Appeal Rights for WA

People of Western Australia are facing unprecedented loss of property rights from developers and the State Government’s unfair compensation rules. Even if your property has not been affected by a … Continue reading

June 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

Save Cambridge Council

COUNCIL RESPONSIBILITY Cambridge Council is the only Western Australian council to take its roles and responsibilities seriously.  It’s a model council for WA. Mayor Keri Shannon and Councillors have been … Continue reading

June 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

Community Advocacy Groups

“Alone, we can do so little; together, we can do so much” – Helen Keller. Community advocacy groups have been winning since 2012.  Some are still campaigning and many have … Continue reading

April 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

Parliament approves a power grab

On 16 April 2020, Parliament approved the progress of the Local Government Amendment (COVID-19 Response) Bill 2020. The Bill gives local governments near unlimited powers to suspend local laws, spend … Continue reading

April 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Matheson v LG Standards Panel – Win

Extract from the Post Newspapers dated 7 March 2020, page 1, 93. Subi paranoia ‘self-inflicted’ By Lloyd Gorman Subiaco’s mayor Penny Taylor, CEO Rochelle Lavery and “some councillors” were scathingly … Continue reading

March 7, 2020 · Leave a comment