Report recommends a government-led bushfire insurance model

A new report from the Practical Justice Initiative at UNSW Sydney asks policymakers, and society more…

Under-utilised seafood species – not always a sustainability short-cut

Eating more under-utilised seafood species is often advertised as the way to more sustainable seafood consumption,…

Millions turn to libraries to get them through

Millions of people have turned to libraries to get them through the current health crisis, with…

Rural health journal shines a light on physical and mental health

What impact do bushfires, COVID-19 and climate change have on rural health? These are some of…

Regional women in New South Wales face homelessness crisis

Women in regional New South Wales are facing a housing crisis with new research revealing more…

Disability support workers are experiencing high levels of insecurity and uncertainty, according to a UNSW report. 

A major report by UNSW researchers Natasha Cortis and Georgia van Toorn found only one in…

Builders call for $13 billion stimulus action plan

A $13.2 billion building and construction stimulus action will stimulate over $30 billion in new economic…

Australian virtual flood conference leading the way

Australia’s leading network of flood professionals is hosting its National Conference digitally this week and bringing…

School interventions less effective for severe and group bullying

A recent study of bullying victims’ experiences has found that while school intervention in bullying reduced…

Eating disorders thrive in isolation

COVID-19 delivers a perfect storm for 280,000 regional and remote Australian sufferers 94% of people with…

Small business confidence crashes 53 points in 14 days as Coronavirus hits

The fastest drop in survey’s 25-year history! Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, Australia’s small businesses were…

Fair Work changes to support employees and employers during the coronavirus pandemic

The Fair Work Commission has advised of the following changes to workplace laws to support employees…

Rebuilding Australia’s creative industries

Rebuilding Australia’s creative industries after COVID-19: More than an economic imperative The shock felt by Australia’s…

Public information key to combating rising ‘superbug’ threat

With predictions that drug-resistant ‘superbugs’ could cause up to 10 million deaths a year by 2050,…

149 COVID-19 patients admitted to ICU

149 COVID-19 patients admitted to intensive care units since Australian outbreak, new data reveals ❖ Researchers…

Australian Broadband Data Demand

NBN Co keeps Aussies connected as demand remains high • Australian Broadband Data Demand report highlights…

UNSW and Finity study maps areas most at risk of COVID-19 in Australia

The COVID-19 Susceptibility Index ranks every postcode where people are at risk of suffering severe symptoms…

Increased aerial support for Australia during bushfire season

Australia’s aerial firefighting capability has received an annual $11 million boost to ensure additional aircraft are…

Nationals negotiate better deal for regional airports

The Nationals Senate team has welcomed moves by the Government to ensure costs incurred by regional…