May 2019

  • Interview opportunity this week - shonky solar report

    Hello, hope you’re well. In the event you’re seeking interview opportunities for this week following last night’s ABC 7.30 Report on “shonky solar”, and the safety and quality of the Australian solar power industry, leading Australian...

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    May 28

  • A Champion for Australian Flood Risk Management

    At Floodplain Management Australia’s (FMA) National Conference in Canberra this May, Peter Garland (City of Sydney) was announced as the winner of the FMA Allan Ezzy Flood Risk Manager of the Year Award. The coveted award is presented to an...

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    May 28

  • Goulburn Australia Business Excellence Awards

    In celebration of local business, the Goulburn Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s night of nights – the 2019 Goulburn Australia Business Excellence Awards – is set to be held on Saturday 22nd June, 2019 at the Goulburn and District Racing Club. The...

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    May 28

  • More than 10,500 Victorians Set To Benefit From Palliative Care Budget Boost

    At least 10,500 Victorians will benefit from improved access to palliative care services as a result of the $72M increase in palliative care funding over the next 4 years announced in today’s Budget. “We welcome this significant increase in recurrent...

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    May 27

  • GOT THE FLU BEFORE THE SHOT? YOU CAN STILL BEAT IT!

    WHAT TO DO IF YOU GOT THE FLU, BEFORE THE SHOT? Australia: 2019 is shaping up to be the deadliest for flu in Australian history to date. With the death toll relating to the flu virus already over 70 [1] and more than 20,000 flu cases reported. The...

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    May 24

  • Rally today in support of teachers locked out for wearing badges

    Drop the Lockout, Let Us Teach Rally - Today 12:30pm Outside Langports English College, 33 Herschel St, Brisbane. Langports teachers and other speakers will address the rally. Media invited to attend Teachers at Langports English...

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    May 24

  • Teachers locked out for wearing badges

    Teachers at Langports English College in Brisbane have been locked out of their workplace simply for wearing badges in support of fair and reasonable industrial claims.Langports took the extreme and unprecedented step this morning of locking out...

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    May 22

  • AUSTRALIA’S LARGEST INDOOR SKYDIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS TURNS 5

    Applications open worldwide Australia: Indoor Skydiving Australia Group {ISAG}, Australia’s largest indoor skydiving group, has announced the dates for the 2019 Australian Open Indoor Skydiving Championships; this year celebrating its 5th...

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    May 21

  • GET LETHAL E-SCOOTERS OFF OUR FOOTPATHS

    Following the tragic death of a Brisbane man who was riding a Lime E-Scooter two weeks ago, the Pedestrian Council of Australia (registered ACNC charity) has called on the Brisbane City Council and Queensland Government to ban E-Scooters from ALL...

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    May 16

  • NATIONAL WALK SAFELY TO SCHOOL DAY IS ON TOMORROW

    INTERVIEWS AVAILABLE WITH: · Harold Scruby, CEO and Chairman of the Pedestrian Council of Australia · Dr Natasha Schranz, Research & Translation Manager, Heart Foundation; and Co-Chair of Active Healthy Kids Australia, University of South...

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    May 16