Latest federal government News

Specsavers stores to scale back but remain ‘open for care’
Potential community transmission means lockdown must occur now
Freeing up public hospitals to cope with COVID-19
Government support for wings across Australia
ACOSS calls for urgent action on Community Services Sector Rescue Package
Deferral of Government’s Gaming Policy
Cooperation way through COVID-19 Crisis
COVID-19 UPDATE – Council to pay all outstanding invoices within
NAB offers SMEs new $250,000 low-rate loans
Council commences COVID-19 relief measures
Industry Update – support and advice for our sector during COVID-19
TRC suspends non-urgent public water testing at Mt Kynoch
Strict travel restrictions in place for Queensland’s Indigenous communities
TRC transitions customer service enquiries to phone, online channels
McGowan Government to offer expenditure relief for explorers
VTIC calls on governments to deliver hibernation and wage subsidy package immediately
ARTC response to : North East rail line upgrade
Jobs Rescue: $50 Million Small Business Survival Fund
ACT Chief Minister
Australian Taxpayers Demand Immediate and Clear Information on COVID-19
Greens repeat call for targeted package for arts industry
Wage subsidy needed now, and for recovery
Grieving in a strange time
Joint statement from Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Victorian Trades Hall Council
Are you experiencing financial hardship?
Relief not certain for all Aussie businesses
Temporary closure of recreation facilities
ACA implores government to step up NOW to prevent imminent collapse of child care sector
Recording of 26 March 2020 Ordinary Meeting of Council
Council to vote on $8.5 million community package
Recording of 27 March 2020 Ordinary Meeting of Council
Government must cancel robodebts and boost Centrelink staffing
Western Australia Veterans’ Wellbeing Centre on track
Chester release – Western Australia Veterans’ Wellbeing Centre on track
COVID-19 puts pressure on pharmacies but there is no need to stockpile heart medication
Supporting rural health students and their communities in COVID 19 crisis
Coronavirus protections stepped up for miners, communities
National Parks and Reserves to close at midnight
COVID-19 response payments not included in eligibility assessments for social housing
Access changes for Logan parks
Farmers urged to go online to have their say on biodiversity certification
Gov must support early education & care, protect jobs
COVID-19 update – Council responses 26 March
Commonwealth Bank launches coronavirus support campaign
Energy supply essential during COVID-19 challenges
Coronavirus Sinking Australia’s Charter Boat Industry
Sunshine Coast Holiday Parks close for holiday-makers