SOMETIMES you just get those strange weekends don’t you? It was too hot for some, too rough and negative for others, shotless for the Jets, and totally retro for the golf fans, as Peter Senior won the Australian Masters at the age of 56.
TIMING is a funny thing. In this space on Saturday, I wrote about the growing Chinese investment in Australian infrastructure, using the controversial lease of the Port of Darwin as a starting point.
IN our editorial leader on Friday, titled "Cash and national security", the Newcastle Herald canvassed the concerns raised by United States President Barack Obama over the 99-year lease of the Port of Darwin to a Chinese company with alleged links to that nation's military.