Small businesses impacted by COVID-19 urged to apply for JobKeeper

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Kate Carnell is concerned by reports many small…

Best road to recovery is locally led by Councils

Local Government NSW (LGNSW) has welcomed a Federal Government plan to fast track shovel-ready road projects…

HSC exams will go ahead in 2020

Chair of the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) COVID-19 Response Committee, Professor Peter Shergold confirmed today…

Veterans benefit under travel card expansion

More seniors are set to benefit from the NSW Government’s $250 Regional Seniors Travel Card, with…

Working from home

NBN supports NSW economy, daytime data demand increases by more than 80 per cent. Peak data…

$10,000 bushfire grants for small business expanded

Small businesses impacted by the recent bushfires can now access more support. $10,000 bushfire grants have…

Law Society welcomes COVID-19 arrangements for electronic witnessing of legal documents

President of the Law Society of NSW, Richard Harvey, has welcomed the passing of an emergency…

Dental restrictions eased and more patients can get help

Following a Federal Cabinet meeting on Tuesday (April 21), the Australian Dental Association (ADA) says that…

Spatial distancing rules for health workers may be insufficient: review

Current advice for COVID-19 health workers is based on the assumption that droplets bearing the virus…

In rebuilding our nation, let’s not forget the land we build it on

Doug Humann AM, Chair, Landcare Australia A couple of months ago, it would have been almost unfathomable…

ACCC mandatory code of conduct

ACCC mandatory code of conduct to govern the commercial relationship between digital platforms and media companies.…

Growing number of Australians are turning to alcohol during COVID-19

Psychologists urge individuals to get mental health support as drinking and health risks spike. Psychologists are…

Citizen science to aid bushfire recovery

People-powered science will play a role in Australia’s bushfire recovery, with more than 20 projects underway…

Learning from home

Resources for parents and carers. With large numbers of Australian students learning from home due to…

PIJI welcomes rescue package, recommends additional policy options available to government

The Public Interest Journalism Initiative (PIJI) welcomes the media rescue package announced by Minister for Communications…

Keeping parishioners connected through COVID-19

At times of disaster or personal crisis, people usually reach out to family and friends or…

Employers need to get ready for JobKeeper now

The new JobKeeper Payment has passed through parliament and the Australian Taxation Office is working to…

Access to credit critical to small business survival: Ombudsman

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Kate Carnell has welcomed the federal government’s decision…

Opening soon! Get ready to drive Glenugie to Tyndale

The Woolgoolga to Ballina project team is gearing up to open a 36 kilometre section of…

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