$1,500 per fortnight per employee at the heart of latest Fed Government support package

The Federal Government has announced a third set of stimulus measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic which includes a new wage subsidy of $1,500 per employee, per fortnight to be paid to businesses for a six month period.

1 day ago

by Jason Roberts

Queensland Government unveils further COVID 19 support with $4b package

The Queensland Government will invest an additional $4 billion in measures to support Queenslanders’ health, their jobs and businesses, Premier Anna Palaszczuk announced yesterday, terming the measures “an unprecedented response to an unprecedented crisis”.

7 days ago

by Freya Lucas

United Workers Union welcome Australia’s first wage theft laws, protecting workers

The United Workers Union has welcomed recent Victorian legislation which they have termed “the toughest wage theft laws of any state”.

12 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Boosting Cash Flow for Employers will provide up to $25,000 to ECEC businesses

The Australian Government has announced a tax free temporary cash flow support measure for small and medium businesses that employ staff, to support with the economic impacts of COVID-19.

12 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Little library lovers get VIP site tour as Tatura Library is redeveloped

Children from the local early childhood education and care (ECEC) service were amongst the first to see the building work being undertaken to redevelop the Tatura Library in the Greater Shepparton Council area.

13 days ago

by Freya Lucas