Richardson Review: Chronology of Australia’s national intelligence community

In December 2020 the Australian government finally released the report of the the Comprehensive review of the legal framework of the National Intelligence Community, which was actually completed a year earlier. It includes this very handy chronology of the development of Australia’s national intelligence community.

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Weekly Wrap 553: Lichen, La Niña, and lingering fears as 2020 recedes into the past

Lichen at Wentworth Falls

This time last year it was all about bushfire smoke. But this year my transition week of Monday 28 December 2020 to Sunday 3 January 2021 saw almost continual light rain as La Niña made her presence felt, and continued concerns over that little ol’ global pandemic.

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