December 2016

Commented on a story 8th Dec 2016 7:49 AM

PARENTS are being encouraged to find alternative care for students as about 50,000 New South Wales public school teachers stop work on Thursday morning.

School's out as 50,000 NSW teachers stop work

"teachers have been receiving pay rises when many have received nothing 2009 4.4% increase, inflation..."

Commented on a story 8th Dec 2016 6:32 AM

PARENTS are being encouraged to find alternative care for students as about 50,000 New South Wales public school teachers stop work on Thursday morning.

School's out as 50,000 NSW teachers stop work

"when you are on strike you don't get paid."

Commented on a story 8th Dec 2016 6:32 AM

PARENTS are being encouraged to find alternative care for students as about 50,000 New South Wales public school teachers stop work on Thursday morning.

School's out as 50,000 NSW teachers stop work

"Generally speaking the whole point of a stop work meeting is to stop work..so you need to be at work to..."

Commented on a story 8th Dec 2016 6:32 AM

IF you haven't had a decent payrise this year, you shouldn't be surprise. The Australian economy is hardly booming.

Australia's growth rate shock sparks recession talk

"Sadly the major parties aren't at all concerned with the well being of the average Australian..."

Commented on a story 6th Dec 2016 8:21 AM

ANIMAL rights group PETA has condemned the actions of a man filmed punching a kangaroo, saying he should be prosecuted not hailed a national hero.

PETA calls for kangaroo puncher to be prosecuted

"If you read the original article they were hunting boar, did the man need to punch the Roo after it let..."

Commented on a story 6th Dec 2016 8:17 AM

IT’S appalling that some women in Australia don’t feel safe to take a run in their own streets.

Sorry fellas, female joggers aren't there for you

"okfred I would go further and say i'ts a general poor attitude of men towards women, regardless of..."

Voted in a poll 6th Dec 2016 6:11 AM

Commented on a story 2nd Dec 2016 6:58 AM

PUMPKIN Patch staff will lose their jobs and have been left "feeling really gutted" by the demise of the 26-year-old retailer.

Pumpkin Patch to close, sack 1600, as everything on sale

"another business that expanded too fast....and only through massive debts..."

Commented on a story 1st Dec 2016 5:57 AM

UPDATE: Senator Jackie Lambie has welcomed what she calls a Coalition "backflip" on the rate for the so-called "backpacker tax"

Sen. Lambie calls Coalition backpacker tax move a "backflip"

"The pay rate for a fruit picker is around the $20 and hour. On piece rate fast pickers earn much more."

Commented on a story 1st Dec 2016 5:57 AM

UPDATE: Senator Jackie Lambie has welcomed what she calls a Coalition "backflip" on the rate for the so-called "backpacker tax"

Sen. Lambie calls Coalition backpacker tax move a "backflip"

"The rules around resident for taxation purposes have been changed. This makes it very difficult for the..."

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