Summary of Evidence given to the
Committee of Privileges relating to
Mr Keith Hughes
1. A media release entitled 'New vision for the timber industry' dated 1 April 2005 apparently sent by Mr Gary Nairn, the Member for Eden‑Monaro, was faxed to three media outlets ‑ Eden Magnet; ABC South East NSW; and Radio 2EC. Telephone cheeks conducted revealed that the faxes were sent from a telephone number (details deleted for privacy reasons) Bega Valley Shire councillor Mr Keith Hughes.