75 years since the end of the Second World War: honouring the one million that served

The Second World War had a significant and enduring impact on all Australians.Around 20 years had…

Researching your family’s Second World War history

Australians are being encouraged to learn more about the stories of our Second World War veterans…

Further support for primary producers and small businesses in bushfire communities

Primary producers impacted by the 2019-20 bushfires will benefit from expanded eligibility for the $75,000 recovery…

Parkes radio telescope added to National Heritage List

The iconic Parkes radio telescope, otherwise known as The Dish, has been officially recognised for its…

Indigenous Rangers care for and protect Australia

On World Ranger Day we honoured and celebrated the invaluable contribution rangers make to preserving and…

9 ways to help kick-start your child’s career

Declining youth employment rates due to COVID-19 mean sound career advice has never been more important.…

ATO reminds businesses paying contractors to check if they need to lodge Taxable payments annual report

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has reminded businesses that pay contractors for certain services that they…

Australia’s first accredited face mask testing facility

CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, has launched the nation’s first accredited surgical face mask testing facility…

Ombudsman’s Insurance Inquiry inundated by survey responses

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Kate Carnell says there has been an overwhelming…

Coldest ever night for Tasmania

Tasmania has a new record low temperature. Liawenee, situated beside Great Lake in the Central Highlands…

Aged Care Employee Day 2020

Whiddon Maclean to celebrate Aged Care Employee Day in what has been a challenging year with…

World War II veterans eligible for Commemorative Medallion

Saturday, 15th of August 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Pacific and the…

Desire lines: to pave or not to pave?

If you go to any park and walk for long enough, there’s every chance you will…

RACGP warns of higher costs for patients needing ECGs

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) is warning that patients who need electrocardiograms (ECGs)…

Corporate companies set their sights on regional Australia

Influential leaders from the private sector met virtually last week for the second Regional Australia Council…

New holistic approach to monitoring climate will help fight bushfires

A study during last season’s bushfires provides vital insights into the multiple interplays between weather extremes…

National Missing Persons Week 2020

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is calling on the public to help solve eight long-term missing…

$88.1 million for new world class disaster research centre

The Australian Government has announced it is providing $88.1 million to extend and scale-up funding for…

A new Australian bushfire and climate plan 

EMERGENCY LEADERS FOR CLIMATE ACTION (ELCA) has released a new national plan to help protect Australians…

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