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Australian Financial Security Authority

Don’t wait ‘til it’s too late: review your PPSR registrations to protect your property

18-Jan-2019 11:00 AM
On 30 January 2019, the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) will be seven years old. “This is an important date,” said Mr Gavin McCosker, Registrar of Personal Property Securities at the Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA).

CS Energy

Applications open for next round of community sponsorships

17-Jan-2019 3:07 PM
Community groups in the Western Downs Regional Council area are encouraged to apply for the second round of CS Energy sponsorships for FY2019.

CS Energy

Applications open for next round of CS Energy community sponsorships

17-Jan-2019 3:02 PM
Community groups in the Banana Shire Council area are encouraged to apply for the second round of CS Energy sponsorships for FY2019.

Defence Housing Australia

DHA hosts Akuna Vista Cricket Clinic with Big Bash Cricketers Gurinder Sandhu and Arjun Nair

17-Jan-2019 7:00 AM
Howzat! DHA, one of Australia’s leading property developers, stumped up with the goods over the weekend, hosting a free cricket clinic at Schofields Park, for boys and girls aged 5 to 15.

Seafood Industry Australia

‘Where do you want your seafood to come from?’: Commercial fishing industry calls crisis talks on resource access

16-Jan-2019 4:41 PM
Seafood Industry Australia (SIA), the national peak-body representing the Australian seafood industry, has announced a national crisis-meeting will be held in Western Australia next month to discuss the ongoing threats to resource access and property rights occurring across the nation.

Fair Work Ombudsman

TCF campaign recovers $80,000 for workers

11-Jan-2019 10:00 AM
Media release 11 January 2019

Seafood Industry Australia

‘A mockery’: Fishers overlooked in Western Rock Lobster consultation process

10-Jan-2019 1:00 PM
Seafood Industry Australia (SIA), the national peak-body representing the Australian seafood industry, has blasted the West Australian Government for providing an inadequate public consultation process for their proposed Western Rock Lobster (WRL) package.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Coles’ trolley collectors report

09-Jan-2019 9:00 AM
Media release 9 January 2019

Seafood Industry Australia

‘Aussie! Aussie! Aussie?’: Peak-body calls for seafood labelling transparency

08-Jan-2019 2:33 PM
There’s nothing more Aussie than chucking a prawn on the barbie on Australia Day; unless of course you’re watching the latest Russell Crowe flick, while you tuck into another slice of pavlova… “But wait,” we hear you say, “those things aren’t Aussie.”

Fair Work Ombudsman

$216k in penalties for sham contracting, underpayments

04-Jan-2019 12:26 PM
Media release 4 January 2019

Fair Work Ombudsman

$140,000 in penalties for Degani café

21-Dec-2018 12:00 PM
Media release 21 December 2018

Fair Work Ombudsman

Positive partnership for poultry workers

21-Dec-2018 11:00 AM
Media release 21 December 2018

Seafood Industry Australia

Value of Australia’s commercial fisheries and aquaculture continues to grow

20-Dec-2018 12:26 PM
Seafood Industry Australia, the national peak-body representing the Australian seafood industry, has welcomed the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES) Australian Fisheries and Aquaculture Statistics report, which shows the gross value of Australian fishery and aquaculture production grew to $3.06 billion during the 2016–17 period.

CS Energy

Scholarship sparks interest in energy industry

20-Dec-2018 11:11 AM
As Queenslanders turn up the air-conditioning over the summer, Cairns engineering student Toby Medway will be experiencing what it’s like to work at one of the baseload power stations that underpins the state’s energy supplies.

Australian Financial Security Authority

AFSA media release: AFSA releases Personal Insolvency Compliance Report 2017-18

19-Dec-2018 4:18 PM
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 The Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA) today released the Personal Insolvency Compliance Report 2017-18. The report provides key compliance, regulation and enforcement outcomes for 2017-18,

Fair Work Ombudsman

Moreton Island restaurant operator faces Court

18-Dec-2018 10:00 AM
Media release 18 December 2018

Seafood Industry Australia

Australian seafood availability this Christmas

17-Dec-2018 2:53 PM
“Moreton Bay Bugs have been plentiful from Queensland and are being a huge hit this year as a cheaper option. Higher than usual demand has been seen by retailers. Expect a price of $34 per kg, Katherine Winchester CEO of the Northern Territory Seafood Council (NTSC) said.

Adani Mining Pty Ltd

Adani works with regulators to finalise environmental management plans for the Carmichael Mine

17-Dec-2018 12:52 PM
Having announced finance, we are continuing to get on with creating jobs and the economic benefits associated with the Carmichael Mine and Rail Project. As part of this, we are awaiting a couple of environment management plans from the State and Federal Governments.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Court penalty for ABCO Plastics

17-Dec-2018 11:00 AM
Media release 17 December 2018