Wendy Hebbard, New Gisborne
An enthusiastic crowd gathered in Gisborne on a cool Saturday afternoon to praise the Westpac bank for refusing to finance the Indian multi-billionaire, Adani, who is pushing for his coal mine in Queensland.
Lauren Williams, Newstead
Nothing personal against Mount Alexander Shire mayor Sharon Telford, but the judging committee of the Maldon Easter Parade overdid it when they awarded her 'Ab Fab' entry with two prizes.
Peter Fernon, Trentham
So! We have an immigration minister whose response, when people in his care on Manus Island are being shot at, is to falsely and slyly insinuate that these people are paedophiles and therefore worthy of being shot at.
Ian Field, Kyneton Shed member, Taradale
I was extremely disappointed to see coverage in the Midland Express (April 19) of our local MP, Mary-Anne Thomas, sipping beer at the announcement of a $1.5M government grant to expand the privately owned Woodend Holgate Brewery.
Paul Allen, Barkers Creek
I am writing to commend Mr Bayliss on his excellent job of 'mansplaining' to Ms Webster about the self-evident advances in women's rights ('Divisive rubbish', Opinions, April 11).
Colin Wilson, Spring Hill
Like Bruce McGregor and the residents of Pipers Creek ('Digital poverty', Opinions, April 11), many of the residents of Spring Hill and Denver are also thoroughly disappointed with the NBN.