Rows of damaged poker machines exposed
to the street made a poignant picture of the
Newcastle Workers Club in the aftermath of
a tremor that shook the foundations of the city
on the morning of December 28, 1989.
On May 4 this year, a 90-year-old man starved himself to death in a Unanderra nursing home. His son, who watched him waste away, talks to JODIE DUFFY about his father's right not to be "a brain in a nursing home bed".
Wouter den Dulk's decision to die was made on..read more