Overcrowded housing holds kids back

Jupiter-Mossman Community Cooperative organises housing for Indigenous families in Charters Towers.

Addressing housing shortages should be the starting point to improving Indigenous health and education says Jupiter Mossman Community Co-operative CEO, Glen Sowman. Mr Sowman's advice comes as the Prime Minister revealed a stasis in progress on national targets aimed at closing the gap between … [Read more...]

Aussie hero delivers hay run of hope

The 80 kilometer chain of freight trailers will be the largest in the world, hoping to score a Guinness world record.

  If the heart was measured in metres, Brendan Farrell’s would be 80,000 long. After five months of logistical planning, he is about to embark on a remarkable journey to deliver over $1.3 million worth of hay to drought affected Queensland farmers. It is a mission that is set to … [Read more...]