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Campaign to tackle coronavirus alcohol habits with many Australians drinking daily
A new Alcohol and Drug Foundation survey has found 12 per cent of Australians have been drinking every day since the coronavirus outbreak began. Updated Updated 28 mins ago. Share. Share on Facebook; Share on Twitter. Many Australians have picked...

Cheaper childcare could boost economy by $11ba year: Grattan Institute
Working mums could add $150,000 more to their lifetime earnings if the federal government subsidised the cost of childcare more, with new research promising an $11 billion-a-year boost to the economic recovery by helping women back into the workforce.

From Waste to Resources: SWACO grants help fund waste-diversion programs
Most people know that SWACO operates the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill. However, we're just as committed to keeping waste out of the landfill as we are to managing the waste that goes into it. In fact, we've helped the county reach the point where we...

The government has spent more than $5 million on consultants on the radio network project
A SINGLE, secure radio network for Tasmanian emergency services won't be up and running until 10 years on from the bushfires that sparked urgent calls for a communications upgrade. The state government has revealed Telstra will deliver the network, and...

The Wynnum Herald - no more hard copy

The Wynnum Herald a paper that has server the Wynnum Manly area since the first issue in January 1946, printed copy has come to an end. The paper founded by brothers George and Stan Lockwood is now only available on line via subscription to The Courier Mail.

To fill the gap local resident Damian Lugg has been working on a local monthly newsletter with the first issue being June 2020. The 1st edition will be delivered this week and is available online click here for issue 1.