Dr John Cook – GP New Brighton - eloquently said in his deputation- “continued uncertainty around the management of equity and safety and the future of the community in Southshore and South Brighton has led many residents to dark and unhealthy places..."
"The earthquake ruptured our village, your decision corrodes our soul
Our ground continues to shake as we and our families grow old
I want you to bring humanity to the estuary edge we live by
We need you to resolve our fate so in peace in our land we can lie"