Majority of Australians will get COVID-19 vaccine when available

The majority of Australians would get themselves and their children vaccinated against COVID-19, a survey from…

Paul Ramsay Foundation supports Pathfinders to provide birth certificate support to disadvantaged

Thousands of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians without birth certificates will receive one for the…

No evidence of excess deaths in NZ and Australia due to pandemic

Over a million people around the world have died as a direct result of the COVID-19…

How do you feel about climate change? Researchers want to know

Does cutting your contribution to climate change also improve your mental health? Researchers want to know…

Surprise finding: no major increase in Australians washing their hands since this time last year

The Food Safety Information Council released Omnipoll national research in the lead up to Global Handwashing…

Latest round open for remote airstrip upgrades

Applications for Round 8 of the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program have opened as part of the…

La Niña likely to bring more rainfall and cyclones

The Bureau of Meteorology has released its Severe Weather Outlook for October to April, showing an…

Builders Back Apprentice Wage Subsidy Boost

The Federal Government’s $1.2 billion commitment to support 100,000 new apprentices or trainees will boost opportunities…

Budget delivers local funding boost

Local Councils are set to receive a massive funding boost for road and community projects following…

Oil and gas infrastructures become fish havens

This week World Habitat Day was celebrated and while the United Nations’ emphasis is on shelter…

Federal Budget  “Jobs, that is what this budget is about” Hogan

The Federal Government handed down its 2020-21 budget on October 6 after it was put on…

McGrath Foundation calls on women to get hands-on this breast cancer awareness month

This Breast Cancer Awareness Month the McGrath Foundation is calling on Australian women to take care…

Helping an additional 10,000 first home buyers

As part of the Morrison Government’s economic recovery plan to create jobs, rebuild our economy and…

Australia Post announces 4000 jobs in record hiring blitz

Ahead of what is expected to be its biggest Christmas ever, Australia Post is recruiting over…

Heatwave Service activated to help communities prepare for severe heat

With the warmer months bringing a heightened risk of dangerous heatwaves across Australia, the Bureau of…

United call for Small Business Viability Review program in budget

The nation’s peak accounting and bookkeeping bodies have joined forces with the Australian Small Business and…

Severe weather outlook 2020 – 2021

LA NIÑA TO TRIGGER HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING THIS SUMMER HEIGHTENED RISK OF CYCLONES AND THUNDERSTORMS MAJOR…

REX applauds federal government support for regional aviation until March 2021

Rex has thanked the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael…

Regional Australia urged to check vehicles for faulty Takata airbags

Car manufacturers are urging regional and rural Australians to immediately check their vehicles to determine if…

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