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I've been on something of an extended wikibreak for a long time due to being busy offline, and that's likely to continue for at least the foreseeable future. I'll be back more consistently at some future time, although will continue to sporadically visit and edit in areas of my interest at times. Orderinchaos 19:54, 27 March 2014 (UTC)


SW railway[edit]

The South Western Railway, Western Autralia category and article have been created and the

Preceding station   Transwa Trains network   Following station
towards Perth
Australind
Terminus

which I assume you created is giving me the beegees with some real problems...

in your time please let me know what can or cannot be done to correct the issues

cheers Sats SatuSuro 14:02, 14 October 2012 (UTC)

If I recall User:Mackensen created the template... he's probably the best person to ask if he's still around as I never did get around to figuring out how it worked... Orderinchaos 14:01, 16 October 2012 (UTC)

Talk:Australian Christian Lobby[edit]

Hi there. I'm pinging you as an Australian editor who I know is pretty experienced. There's stuff going on at Australian Christian Lobby and talk page that could use some attention. I don't have the energy for full-blown participation but thought perhaps a range of experienced editors could help sort it out as a team. Regards, hamiltonstone (talk) 23:44, 14 November 2012 (UTC)

Merge discussion for Churches affiliated with Australian Christian Churches‎ [edit]

Information.svg An article that you have been involved in editing, Churches affiliated with Australian Christian Churches‎ , has been proposed for a merge with another article. If you are interested in the merge discussion, please participate by going here, and adding your comments on the discussion page. Thank you. WotherspoonSmith (talk) 04:26, 18 December 2012 (UTC)

It's a ridiculously incomplete list if the ACC's website is anything to go by - I found 60 affiliated churches just in Perth. Orderinchaos 05:46, 18 December 2012 (UTC)

Unprotection request[edit]

Hi Orderinchaos, you indefinitely semi protected Nabih Berri (edit | talk | history | protect | delete | links | watch | logs | views) in December 2008, how would you feel about unprotecting it to see if protection is still required? Callanecc (talkcontribslogs) 10:37, 6 January 2013 (UTC)

Someone's already done so. The article seems to be in a reasonable state atm, let's hope it doesn't wander off into the great blue yonder again :) Orderinchaos 15:43, 6 January 2013 (UTC)

Sockpuppetry case[edit]

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I'm dropping this note here as you may or may not be aware that an editor filed the report. Cheers! Tgeairn (talk) 07:45, 13 January 2013 (UTC)
Thanks. Really quite bizarre! :P Orderinchaos 13:39, 13 January 2013 (UTC)

Help[edit]

Hi, Hope all is well with you. I'm in need with a bit of a hand with writing the reference in the Crime in Western Australia which I can't get to display properly (using the ABS website). Have a look at the second ref in the list and see if you can do anything with it? Cheers Hughesdarren (talk) 12:19, 16 January 2013 (UTC)

Oops, don't mind me I'm an idiot - fixed it after all Hughesdarren (talk) 12:34, 16 January 2013 (UTC)

Happy Australia Day! Thank you for contributing to Australian content![edit]

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Thank you for your contributions on English Wikipedia that have helped improve Australian related content. :D It is very much appreciated. :D Enjoy your Australia Day and please continue your good work! Hawkeye7 (talk) 22:12, 25 January 2013 (UTC)

Sorry we missed you![edit]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/Perth/9 - hope we see you next time! - cheers sats 08:32, 6 April 2013 (UTC)

Yeah, was unwell. Orderinchaos 12:22, 6 April 2013 (UTC)
Hope youre feeling better - and thanks for the block sats 01:47, 15 April 2013 (UTC)

YMCA Youth Parliament articles[edit]

I see that you weighed in on the YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament article, that was subsequently deleted. If you have a chance, do you mind weighing in on: Talk:YMCA Youth Parliament#YMCA Youth Parliament articles.

Thanks!--CaroleHenson (talk) 03:44, 17 April 2013 (UTC)

Pingelly[edit]

Hi Mate, I made a change to this article, but note that it states that nominates it as "a stop on the Transwa bus service from Perth to Albany". This is not the direct route, but the 'long bus' that goes through the wheatbelt. I sure you will appreciate how crucially important this is, and that the reference deadlinks; God forbid our legacy should be erroneous information about a corner of our blue dot in the universe.

Hope all well with you, cygnis insignis 17:25, 20 April 2013 (UTC)

sheesh[edit]

thought we would never see you back, the zoo is wild, the monkeys are out, and not an elephant in sight sats 09:06, 23 April 2013 (UTC)

Nomination of List of postcodes in Queensland for deletion[edit]

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User:Orderinchaos/csd.js[edit]

Hi. Can you please unprotect User:Orderinchaos/csd.js? Such pages can only be edited by the user to which they're attached or by administrators. Full protection adds no benefit. --MZMcBride (talk) 21:17, 23 April 2013 (UTC)

Hi![edit]

Just thought I'd drop by and say Hi! Haven't seen you around much lately. --AussieLegend () 14:59, 1 May 2013 (UTC)

Thanks :) I have plans to return and edit soon, just been mixing recovering from illness with being busy elsewhere. My unfinished QLD LGAs project that I started in 2008 needs me, as do the SA LGAs :P Orderinchaos 19:28, 3 May 2013 (UTC)

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Daniel Hitchcock[edit]

Hi. To hark back a bit, when you created these pages, what was your source for Daniel Hitchcock (Tamar, 1960–1979) being a Liberal? The Parliament website] seems to think he was an independent. Frickeg (talk) 10:13, 4 August 2013 (UTC)

Good question as it was a while ago! Colin Hughes' book was my major source for most things, but I can't remember what others if any I used. Orderinchaos 01:07, 8 August 2013 (UTC)

Queensland former LGAs[edit]

I was just about to write on your talk page to ask what you remembered from 2008 about the List of divisional boards in Queensland when I spotted your edit. I've just spent the afternoon in the Qld State Library reading: An explanation of the Divisional Boards Act : followed by the full text thereof, and the boundaries of the divisions : with alphabetical indices which lists the boards established by the 1879 Act. I found a few differences to your list (a few more and a few less), so I was wondering where your list came from, and what we might do to reconcile these various lists. I have also been using the Qld State Archives agency search to track down the history of these former LGAs, but it seems even the State Archives has a less than comprehensive coverage of this thrilling topic, but I was thinking of enlisting their help on the curly cases as they may info above and beyond what's in Archives Search. So I was hoping to collaborate and see if we can't produce the definitive list of former LGAs and the various dates and predecessor/successor organisations associated with them. If you prefer email (as I do), I'm available at kerry.raymond@wikimedia.org.au Kerry (talk) 07:07, 19 August 2013 (UTC)

Yeah the whole thing needs an update. I have the original list as gazetted on 11 November 1879 from the Queensland Government Gazette (which is now downloadable up until 1900, but the files are huge). The Archives collection as you say is very very incomplete. On 31 March 1903 they all became shires. I did a heap of research on it at the time back in 2008-09 (some here, some at the University of Melbourne library) but never actually got beyond doing up the vast majority of the former LGA articles with histories with the information. (A couple, like the renaming of Auburn to Mundubbera, were not even known to the councils concerned or recorded anywhere that I could find and I stumbled on them in gazettes while completing an entirely different series of articles...) There's also a very incomplete Local government in Queensland article I started, have research stuff to extend but never finished. Incidentally if you can find them the early census publications (as in 1920s or so) contained the foundation dates of all then-existing shires. I took photos of them but some of my photos are not very clear and the info isn't obtainable in WA. Orderinchaos 18:18, 21 August 2013 (UC)
Gosh, you have been busy on this! And thanks for the URL for the Govt Gazette as I had not known they were online (huge but potentially very useful for a range of WP content). Since I'm in Brisbane, if there are any documents that need to be physically consulted, I can do this (give me a yell). Kerry (talk) 08:56, 22 August 2013 (UTC)
No worries - it prompted me to do a probably five-year overdue task. I'm going to try and add in the meeting places where known too, as most of the names are utterly foreign to most readers, even Queenslanders. And thanks heaps - I might take you up on that! Orderinchaos 09:00, 22 August 2013 (UTC)

Stanley Bruce[edit]

See Wikipedia:Featured article candidates/Stanley Bruce/archive1 - am not familiar with subject - how good is your knowledge of Australian political history to see if it is missing anything Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 08:22, 28 August 2013 (UTC)

your opinion[edit]

what do you think about generic regional arts on this suybject rather than any one location? https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Mullewa%2C_Western_Australia&diff=571181945&oldid=571180368 - would be interested how you would place this issue rather than ust reverting a newbie... also offline maybe a converstion about wheatbelt media might be in good context cheers sats 09:28, 2 September 2013 (UTC)

LOL, definitely overkill... esp since pretty much all of that would apply to the entire region surrounding Geraldton. Orderinchaos 18:29, 3 September 2013 (UTC)

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Your message re: photos of POM[edit]

Well, I took a few of the old neighbourhood north of the airport, but it is gone, and the development which was to take its place only seems to be 5% built. I don't think I'll put them on. An extremely unexpected development on the British New Guinea side: in POM New Guinea Pidgin seems to be universally spoken now which wasn't at all the case in the '90s much less the '70s and '80s! People from German New Guinea were forbidden to cross the line into British New Guinea for decades and decades after Australia was given administrative authority by the UK in 1905 after "federation" [sic] in 1900, and then seized it from Germany at the beginning of the First World War: non-white so not permitted into "Australian" territory till the 1970s! (Odd, and certainly not accomplishing the goal, by Indonesia yet again to rename Netherlands New Guinea, now as Papua!) Weirdly, I knew splendid Australians who couldn't go home because they were married to non-whites: ethnically Chinese or Melanesian! But of course hyper-awareness of complexion colour isn't limited to the American Deep South and Australia as widely thought. In Sindh, Pakistan, anyone pale is assumed to be a rural hick; one amazes people by being able to read at all, much less speak English. And on Bougainville and in the West Solomons it was outrageous when New Guinea Highlands student teachers were posted in the houses of teachers from the UK and Canada: "How dare you have that non-black in your house?!" "Well...look at me: I'm dead white!" "Ah, you just just like white; you're black inside. We like you and want you to stay. Don't worry, we're looking for a wife for you." Sorry for remaining anonymous with this message but....

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Janet Woollard[edit]

Hi, Could you take a look at the edits being made by a new user on the Janet Woollard and see what you think? Hughesdarren (talk) 13:05, 4 November 2013 (UTC)

Looks like an attempt at a whitewash. Need to be careful with the language though - in BLP situations it's probably best to use the exact words from the original article and check that that article isn't an outlier amongst others on the subject (Google News "archive" feature is good for checking this). Orderinchaos 13:32, 4 November 2013 (UTC)
Thanks, I think its resolved now, producing a more sanitized article... Hughesdarren (talk) 22:03, 4 November 2013 (UTC)

Talk:Dennis Hood[edit]

Do you think Talk:Dennis Hood can be unprotected? Jackmcbarn (talk) 23:50, 12 November 2013 (UTC)

I'm happy to unprotect if someone is watching the page. Orderinchaos 06:41, 14 November 2013 (UTC)

Chartalism -> Modern Monetary Theory[edit]

Hi OIC, could you please rename Chartalism to Modern Monetary Theory per WP:COMMONNAME? A quick google search (and, indeed, the article itself) should reveal that the redirect is the wrong way around. --Surturz (talk) 03:16, 20 November 2013 (UTC)

Done. Hopefully it won't be too controversial :P Orderinchaos 07:20, 21 November 2013 (UTC)
Thank you kind sir. Given the article refers to the concept as MMT throughout, I think it should be okay. --Surturz (talk) 12:24, 21 November 2013 (UTC)

The Wikipedia Library Survey[edit]

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Betacommand is back[edit]

Hello. I am contacting you because you are one of the editors/admins who is still active now, and was aware of the notoriously disruptive editor User:Betacommand, a.k.a User:Δ (Delta). As you probably know, he was eventually banned after a third arbitration case, due to the way he conducted himself in the pursuit of his main interest on Wikipedia, WP:NFCC enforcement.

What you may not know, is that he has evidently returned and has been editing as User:Werieth since 2012, in violation of that ban. After just a year, Werieth is already causing the same sort of disruption that Betacommand did - you may experience some deja vu by reading reports made about Werieth such as the one at the top of this AN archive. There are already several others. A quick perusal of Werieth's contributions will also reveal the same Betacommand-like self-assured approach, grounded in the belief that their edits are always "100% correct and 100% according to policy" (when the reality was that he made basic errors and pushed policy boundaries at a rate that, while acceptable in ordinary users for a time limited period, was found to be unacceptable in an editor with the edit rate and communication issues Betacommand had, especially given their inability to change)

I and others have already tried to expose his return via these sock puppet investigations, although as you can see, it's not getting far. That's not for the lack of an answerable case though - you can see the latest summary in this post. Most of the obstruction can be put down to the usual dysfunctional and counter-productive aspects of Wikipedia governance, which of course will always aid experienced WP:GAMErs like Betacommand.

But you may or may not be surprised to learn that the people obstructing this investigation the hardest are three admins whose own conflict of interest with regard to Betacommand/NFCC is best demonstrated in their own words - Black Kite (repeatedly deflects attention away from Werieth and onto accusers), Kww (blocks accusers, and has already unblocked Werieth once) and Future Perfect at Sunrise (has basically declared all out war on anyone who even whispers that Werieth might be Betacommand).

The purpose of this post is to raise awareness about his return, and hopefully persuade one or more of you to resubmit that SPI with the evidence I'm sure you will be able to compile using your own knowledge of Betacommand's characteristic traits. At the very least to prompt you to put his talk page on your watch lists and regularly review his contributions (although obviously, don't waste your time trying to deal with any issues you see on the flawed basis that he is just any old user).

Also obviously, you should also raise a red flag every time you see one of those three admins trying to further suppress the inevitable exposure of his ban evasion. If his return is to be covered up for an unnecessarily long time, it should at least be done simply through general incompetence, rather than obvious COI based abuse of the tools/trusted position of admin. A few emails to the arbcom members who dealt with Betacommand also probably wouldn't go amiss - if ordinary admins aren't bothered about this particular user's return (and you will remember, blinded by their enthusiasm for having someone, anyone, perform NFCC enforcement edits, a great many of them were unwilling to even admit his particular approach to that necessary work was a problem),

Betacommand's clandestine return to Wikipedia is bad enough as it is given that he has simply resumed where he left off in the NFCC enforcement field, with several users already having wasted a lot of time having to deal with him as if he were a legitimate user. But obviously the nightmare scenario if the cover-up is allowed to continue for another year, is if Werieth/Betacommand decides script assisted batch editing is not fast enough for his liking, and decides to take an altogether faster approach - possibly even trying to beat his "record". HTI 483 (talk) 17:18, 23 December 2013 (UTC)

I'm no longer that active on Wikipedia. I've had a very quick look and to be honest, there is circumstantial similarities in their approach which suggest it's the same person. Rather than creating sock accounts on Wiki to publicly protest about it, though, I'd suggest emailing the Arbitraton Committee on arbcom-l (at) lists.wikimedia.org - you'd need more specific evidence / examples than you've provided here but if a banned user is editing surreptitiously, they'd want to know. Orderinchaos 01:14, 24 December 2013 (UTC)

Thanks for all your work on the former LGAs![edit]

Bolas navideñas.jpg Merry Christmas!
Best wishes for the 2014 WMAU committee! Kerry (talk) 07:06, 24 December 2013 (UTC)

Happy holiday season....[edit]

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Damn need a few of these after a frenetic year and Xmas. Hope yours is a good one....Cheers, Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 09:53, 25 December 2013 (UTC)

Protection of Albany Senior High School[edit]

You protected Albany Senior High School, Western Australia in 2010 for excessive vandalism. It's been a while and the page seems pretty slow now. Would you consider lifting the protection? Crazynas t 11:06, 26 December 2013 (UTC)

Done. Orderinchaos 12:31, 26 December 2013 (UTC)

De-amalgamated Shires in Queensland[edit]

Hi, Oic! As you may or may not know, we have four de-amalgamated shires here in Queensland effective today:

I've gone through and updated the text in all 8 of these articles showing the 4 as being now de-amalgamated. But my problems are the maps. All the de-amalgamated shires are back to their old boundaries so their maps are OK, but the maps of the regional councils from which they are de-amalgamated are not OK. The maps were created by User:Roke who appears to have left Wikipedia/Commons in 2010. I am willing to have a go at updating the maps, but I just have no idea what tools/methods were used to create the maps in the first place. So I was wondering if you know anything about how those maps were created? Thanks Kerry (talk) 05:22, 1 January 2014 (UTC)

Somewhere on Commons there is a template map (larger size) which was used to generate all the smaller ones. It's in the same Commons category as the maps themselves. I used it a few times to generate maps of early LGAs. In some cases a cheat way of copying the old lines onto a new map from, say, one in a different part of Queensland (which I have also done at times), so long as you save in GIF or PNG so the pixels aren't altered by compression, would work... Orderinchaos 11:17, 2 January 2014 (UTC)

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History of Perth[edit]

I didn't just revert my previous edits. The copyright violations where corrected as far as I am aware with extensive revisions of offending paragraphs. The unencyclopedic lanaguage I guess is fair enough, but can I suggest it might be dealt with better through iterative edits given the fairly substantial contributions to the page my edits represent.Adondai (talk) 13:13, 22 January 2014 (UTC)

Please see my comments at Adondai's talk page - satusuro 13:18, 22 January 2014 (UTC)

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Tagging[edit]

Every town should at least have one picture. Please don't revert the tags. And please don't send me unpleasant messages. Don't harass me. Thank you.Zigzig20s (talk) 17:33, 25 January 2014 (UTC)

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George Brandis[edit]

Any chance of eyes on this? It needs more than just two editors disagreeing. hamiltonstone (talk) 03:21, 27 March 2014 (UTC)

Heads up[edit]

Hi,

I just wanted to inform you that a proposal you previously commented on is has revamped this time to get the IEG Grant. If you could give feedback on this and let us know if there are any issues or comments you'll like us to keep in mind, it would be great.

Regards, Soni (talk) (Previously TheOriginalSoni) 01:47, 31 March 2014 (UTC)

LGBT in Australia[edit]

I am not sure how the conversation originated, but it was interesting reading your insight about Australia. I hope you will consider creating or improving a couple LGBT-related articles about Australia in conjunction with Wiki Loves Pride. If you make any edits, let me know or add them to the results page. I don't know much about the LGBT community or gay rights in Australia, so it would do me good to learn a thing or two. :) --Another Believer (Talk) 02:36, 8 June 2014 (UTC)

Transperth Fare Zone[edit]

Hey Orderinchaos, You edited Transperth Fare Zone and removed all the suburbs and revised the system. I was the guy who added all the suburbs and started putting in heaps of the bus stations. Would it be fine if you could put the page back the way it was before you edited it? I believe it is more practical, as it shows all the suburbs in that zone, so people can use that as a reference. Thanks!

EpicGiantMan (talk) 03:06, 8 June 2014 (UTC)

Oh, okay, now I understand what you mean. Thanks so much!

EpicGiantMan (talk) 03:16, 8 June 2014 (UTC)

Progress Party[edit]

Hi, OIC. While reviewing some old talk archives, I stumbled on your 2007 enquiry about the Progress Party. I can't recall replying, and must have missed it at the time. Let's know if you still need info. I had a minor advisory involvement with Richardson and other PP candidates in Perth around November 1977, following a fatal tiff I had with the Libs over their financing methods in Wanneroo. Earlier in Sydney (1974-5), I arranged a meeting of Doctors Reform Party/Workers' Party local leaders Dr Cunningham (pres) and Duncan Yuille (sec) and Australian Commonwealth Party candidate Max Fabre to discuss a preventive health-care policy (to which the WP turned out to be strongly opposed!!) It's possible that I may have some documentation in my wild and woolly career archive. Cheers Bjenks (talk) 03:34, 28 October 2014 (UTC)

Election links talk page[edit]

Given your previous input you may be interested in this. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia_talk:WikiProject_Australian_politics#Election_links The Tepes (talk) 06:22, 30 October 2014 (UTC)

Hobart area articles[edit]

Hello, in advance of a possible project in the Hobart area, we're looking to identify and improve a specific range of articles, mainly those associated with locations in the Hobart City Council region. If you'd like to find out more, please join in the discussion at WikiProject Tasmania, or check out the list of articles at QR list. If you'd prefer to not receive these notifications in the future, please let me know.

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Nomination for deletion of Template:Gazette QLD[edit]

Ambox warning blue.svgTemplate:Gazette QLD has been nominated for deletion. You are invited to comment on the discussion at the template's entry on the Templates for discussion page. Ricky81682 (talk) 23:38, 25 February 2015 (UTC)

like an eternity[edit]

since I have been here - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Higher_education_in_Indonesia - you created - this am - the other variety has appeared satusuro 00:25, 4 March 2015 (UTC)

Help please[edit]

Hi, Orderinchaos I am writing you, because I saw you blocked Mongo for the last time in 2008. I dont know whom else to ask. Mongo is giving me trouble by reverting my completely proper and minor edits on Gary Weiss. He has reverted me [1] and [2], did not start a discussion and did not engage to my beginning of a discussion.

I know how to report for edit warring, but isnt this different because the page is "on probation"? I see no instructions how to act when the probation is violated, as in this case. He has just replied with a nasty message moving intimidation up a notch with threat of a ban, insulting language of childishness. PLease help!.--Wuerzele (talk) 06:10, 29 March 2015 (UTC)

Firstly, my role was an administrative one as part of an arbitration enforcement which was then current. Someone had blocked him for too long and I was reducing it to a more standard length. Anyway, in looking at this, blocking wouldn't be the right way to go about this.
I don't understand the issues under dispute - I've had a quick look and seen that you've made quite a few changes which have then been summarily reverted and that discussion seems to have hit a brick wall because only the two of you are present. You mention the article is on probation - that means it is an Arbcom issue, under the conditions of Wikipedia:Requests_for_arbitration/Mantanmoreland/Proposed_decision#Proposed_remedies. I'd edit on this topic very carefully in your situation, and if in doubt maybe raise a question by email to arbcom-l@lists.wikimedia.org if you need clarification. Orderinchaos 12:12, 29 March 2015 (UTC)
Orderinchaos, thanks a lot for responding and the email. I am glad I asked you. I will use that email.--Wuerzele (talk) 19:59, 29 March 2015 (UTC)