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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...

Beach Party

Barton's Beach Party to celebrate the Wynnum Beach Volleyball season is on Saturday 11 August from 6pm in the Wading Pool (which has been drained).   All funds go to the Natalie Cook Foundation.  For tickets and more information go to wynnumbeachvolleyball.com