Search Results

Tags:  wages, workers, union, queensland health, staff, wage, mackay, tax, sunshine coast regional council, salary

Old-fashioned apprentice system is killing trades

Story Published: 1 Mar 2013

POOR pay is deterring young people from taking on a trade, with research showing some apprentices are living below the...

Apprenticeships, Jobs, John Buchanan, Pay, Trades, Workplace Research Centre

Sandra Bullock tops Forbes' highest paid list

Story Published: 5 Aug 2014

SANDRA Bullock has been named Hollywood's highest paid actress after topping Forbes' annual list of top earning movie...

Actors, Editors Picks, Forbes, Highest Paid, Movie Stars, Pay

Miners make the most per week, says ABS

Story Published: 16 Aug 2013

MINERS are still the best paid Aussies, while retail workers are at the bottom of the pile when it comes to weekly...

Abs, Mining, Pay, Retail

Caring for children is no picnic, say workers

Story Published: 18 Nov 2012

THOSE charged with looking after Australia's infants and toddlers earn about $10 less than the average Australian wage.

Childcare, Pay, Wages

Are you paying your tradie too much?

Story Published: 14 Aug 2014

ARE you paying above or below the average price for a tradesperson to do work around your home or business?

Costs, Editors Picks, Pay, Tradesperson, Tradie

$15 pay rise for pensioners on way

Story Published: 3 Mar 2014

PENSIONERS can expect an extra $15 in their pocket when government payments go up in line with inflation later this...

Cost Of Living, Economy, Pay, Pensions, Welfare Payments

Lambie's chief of staff kicked out of PUP party

Story Published: 13 Nov 2014

UPDATE: JACQUI Lambie wants her office to be "non-political" after her chief of staff former independent...

Australian Defence Force, Clive Palmer, Editors Picks, Jacqui Lambie, Palmer United Party, Pay, Tasmania

Defence workers condemn pay offer

Story Published: 4 Nov 2014

THE Defence Force Welfare Association vows to fight for better pay after workers were offered a 1.5% increase each year for...

Defence Force, Employment, Government, Pay

Four months of pay 'farce'

Story Published: 28 Jan 2012

THE Australian Workers' Union has threatened to take Childers-based SP Exports to Fair Work Australia after reports up to...

Australian Workers' Union, Fair Work, Pay, Workers

CommBank meltdown hurts customers

Story Published: 15 Dec 2011

COMMONWEALTH'S Bank's technology meltdown means many woke up this morning to find that their salaries and payments had not...

Atm, Bank, Bank Failure, Cba, Commbank, Eftpos, Pay, Salary, Technology

Local Partners


Job Listings

Search for your next job now.
Learn More

Win a Double Pass

to see The Water Diviner at Hoyts Tweed
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile

Special Offers

Latest deals and offers



Reviewing your friendships, and, more importantly, your love affairs, is essential. Be prepared for the unexpected. You could be receiving some...

read more


Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save