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Maurice Blackburn

Angela Williamson case to be referred to Federal Court

17-Aug-2018 1:43 PM
The case of Tasmanian woman Angela Williamson against her former employer Cricket Australia has not resolved after a Fair Work Commission conciliation this morning.

Mediaportal - Department of Employment

Two Tasmanian cases take CFMMEU penalties for the week to $822,500

16-Aug-2018 6:30 PM
The Federal Court has today handed down penalties totalling $245,500 in two cases in Tasmania involving the CFMMEU and its official Richard Hassett.

Seafood Industry Australia

‘Common sense has prevailed’: SIA welcomes Commonwealth Marine Park management plans

16-Aug-2018 4:31 PM
?Seafood Industry Australia (SIA), the national peak body representing Australia’s commercial fishers, has welcomed news of the five failed disallowance motions against the Commonwealth Marine Park management plans in the Australian Senate.

Seafood Industry Australia

‘Marine Park management plans won’t change the number of fish being caught’: SIA call-outs marine park misinformation

15-Aug-2018 3:55 PM
Seafood Industry Australia (SIA), the national peak body representing Australia’s commercial fishers, has rejected claims from Andrew ‘Twiggy’ Forrest, the Labor Party and the Greens as misinformation being peddled in an attempt to drum up fear and opposition to the management plans for Australia’s network of marine parks.

CS Energy

CS Energy community sponsorships available in Banana Shire

14-Aug-2018 3:33 PM
Applications are now open for Round 1 of funding under CS Energy’s community sponsorships program in the Banana Shire Council area.

Essential Services Commission

Switching on bushfire prevention

14-Aug-2018 9:18 AM
The state’s energy regulator has finalised new rules for the electricity network, enabling the application of new electrical safety equipment to prevent bushfires.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Record penalties against technology company

14-Aug-2018 8:00 AM
Media release 14 August 2018

CS Energy

CS Energy community sponsorships available in Western Downs

10-Aug-2018 11:25 AM
Applications are now open for Round 1 of funding under CS Energy’s community sponsorships program in the Western Downs region.

University of Auckland

Final weeks for school leavers to claim scholarships

10-Aug-2018 10:37 AM
Taranaki’s Ekta Bagga has been living for free in one of New Zealand’s most expensive cities.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Migrant school cleaners to be back-paid

10-Aug-2018 9:00 AM
Media release 10 August 2018

Queensland University of Technology

London Calling! Australian travellers seek ‘trust’ in holiday destinations

09-Aug-2018 12:10 PM
Australians considering overseas travel ‘trust’ a destination like London would provide a positive experience, says new research from QUT researchers.

University of Auckland

Think Big Debate - Freedom of Speech

08-Aug-2018 12:35 PM
Media Release - University of Auckland Debating Society

Variety The Childrens Charity

Outback Madness and Mayhem Celebrates Three Decades of Success

08-Aug-2018 12:02 PM
The SA Variety Bash began in 1989, with 57 cars and 249 people travelling from Adelaide to Port Lincoln and has grown over the last 30 years to more than 300 crazy costumed crew and 100 early model cars taking the same route this year. The cohort will travel through regional South Australia from 11 -18 August in honour of this historic celebration.

Hughes PR

SA should focus on quality over quantity to grow population and economy

07-Aug-2018 3:14 PM
South Australia should concentrate on attracting quality skilled workers from interstate and overseas to grow the state's population, according to BankSA's latest Trends economic bulletin.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Degani Bakery & Café compliance report

07-Aug-2018 9:00 AM
Media release 7 August 2018

Queensland University of Technology

Australian research lifts the lid on lipids to prevent dry eye

06-Aug-2018 5:19 PM
Australian researchers have made an important breakthrough in understanding the composition of the tear film that protecs our eyes, leading tomore effective treatments for dry eye disease.

Hughes PR

York Civil in voluntary administration

06-Aug-2018 11:02 AM
Independent advisory and restructuring provider, Ferrier Hodgson has been appointed as Voluntary Administrators of leading civil infrastructure contractor, York Civil.

David Jones Australia

MEDIA RELEASE

03-Aug-2018 1:40 PM
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Shine Lawyers Pty Ltd

BREAKING NEWS: SHINE LAWYERS FILES KATHERINE CLASS ACTION AGAINST DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE

03-Aug-2018 5:30 AM
Leading National law firm, Shine Lawyers, have today filed a class action against the Department of Defence. It follows an investigation that revealed that thousands of Katherine locals had been exposed to toxic chemicals, which have permeated land and water supplies, food sources, and bloodstreams, with potentially catastrophic consequences.

Seafood Industry Australia

SIA rejects claims made about Commonwealth Marine Park management plans

02-Aug-2018 3:40 PM
Seafood Industry Australia (SIA), the national peak body representing Australia’s commercial fishers, has rejected claims made about the Coalition’s proposed network of Commonwealth Marine Parks in the media in recent days.