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Rats in the rubbish

Residents of public housing estates in Redfern and Waterloo claim that inadequate waste management has led to feral animals in their garbage. Many Housing NSW estate tenants are reportedly suffering due to poor standards of cleanliness with respect to waste disposal areas and an ineffective garbage collection system.

The significance of the ibis

For some time now the Gunyadyu comic has been a regular feature in the SSH. Each issue, with a single image, the artist shares a word from the Dharug language, providing a context in words and scene that also reflect on contemporary Indigenous experience of inner-city living. Gunyadyu episodes range from the sweet and funny to biting and incisive, each one featuring the ibis as a symbol for Indigenous people, depicting urban life with all its ups and downs.