General News

Fair Work Ombudsman

20,000 tip-offs shine a light on dodgy workplaces

23-Feb-2018 6:30 AM
Media release 23 February 2018

Trish Nicol Agency

ROMECITI ACQUIRES NURSERIES AS PART OF ITS COMMITMENT TO DEVELOPING A GREEN CITY

21-Feb-2018 2:25 PM
Romeciti has taken a novel approach to ensuring all its projects are steeped in nature. The Sydney sustainable real estate developer has purchased two nurseries - North Rocks Greenery and Camden Nursery - to give them the tools to deliver the mature green landscapes they promise buyers of their urban apartment projects.

Philip Morris

Philip Morris receives gender equality award for third consecutive year

21-Feb-2018 9:57 AM
Philip Morris Australia has been awarded the federal government’s Employer of Choice for Gender Equality citation for the third consecutive year.

University of Auckland

Bay of Plenty receives campus status

19-Feb-2018 1:00 PM
The University of Auckland is pleased to announce the Bay of Plenty District Health Board (DHB) has officially become a Clinical Campus of the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, the fifth such campus in New Zealand and only the second outside of Auckland.

University of Auckland

Students devote summer to real world research

19-Feb-2018 9:45 AM
The University of Auckland’s youngest researchers are nearing the end of a summer spent taking on real-life research under the guidance of leading academics.

Department of the Environment

FORMER MANAGING DIRECTOR GUILTY OF GRANT MONEY MISUSE

15-Feb-2018 3:27 PM
A former Managing Director and consultant to the Australian Rainforest Foundation (ARF), Mr Roger Frederick Phillips, has been sentenced to 12 months imprisonment after he was found guilty of two charges of General Dishonesty—Cause a Risk of a Loss to the Commonwealth.

CS Energy

Callide Power Station acknowledges local traditional owners

15-Feb-2018 11:18 AM
CS Energy employees and representatives of the Gangalu People gathered at Callide Power Station yesterday (14 February) for a ceremony to acknowledge the area’s rich Indigenous heritage and unveil an artwork by a local Indigenous artist.

Queensland University of Technology

MIT Bootcamp scholarships pit home-grown talent against world’s best

14-Feb-2018 3:52 PM
Three passionate Queenslanders are about to embark on a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity thanks to scholarships to attend the 2018 MIT Innovation & Entrepreneurship Bootcamp at QUT in Brisbane.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Media release 14 February 2018

14-Feb-2018 7:00 AM
Cleaning contractors at 90 per cent of Woolworths’ Tasmanian supermarket sites were not complying with workplace laws, a Fair Work Ombudsman Inquiry has found.

Queensland University of Technology

MIT Bootcamp draws environmental entrepreneurs to QUT

12-Feb-2018 2:50 PM
Will the world’s next wave of environmental entrepreneurs emerge this week at QUT?

Dept of Defence

TASMANIAN LOCALS SET FOR A CAREER IN THE NAVY

09-Feb-2018 5:49 PM
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VECCI

Parliamentary inquiry into labour hire licensing required

09-Feb-2018 12:47 PM
The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomes the Victorian Parliament’s close scrutiny this week of the Labour Hire Licensing Bill 2017.

VECCI

VTIC welcomes Apple Global Flagship Store to Federation Square

09-Feb-2018 10:33 AM
The Victoria Tourism Industry Council (VTIC) welcomes the development of Australia’s first ever Apple Global Flagship Store at Melbourne’s iconic Federation Square.   Victoria Tourism Industry Council Chief Executive Felicia Mariani said