Pittwater Online News

When it comes to Pittwater legends they don’t get much more legendary than the Honourable James Macken. Rapscallion, generous to the core, with integrity as high as summer days can be long, this gentleman has not only written numerous histories of Pittwater he has been part of Australian history. As the Hon. James Macken, a judge of the Industrial Court of NSW , this is the man who oversaw the end of the petrol disputes of the 1970’s that saw Australia grinding to a halt and the electricity strike, among many others. As with all our Profiles though, the story is best told by the gentleman himself…

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