John Howard on trial in Bellingen
"Nestled in the idyllic hinterland of the NSW mid-north coast, the Bellingen Shire has traditionally been in National Party territory, lying within the federal seat of Cowper, currently held by Luke Hartsuyker. But the steady influx of 'new settlers' seeking an alternative lifestyle has brought with it a slow but steady change in the political demographic.
"In 2003, the town hosted a march to protest against Australia’s involvement in the Iraq war. This attracted 3000 people, which on a per capita basis made it the largest protest of its kind in the world ..."
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