FRRR Grants Find Their Way to the Regions

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Charters Towers is just one of the regions which has received Grants in the latest round of Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR) grants funding. The funds from FRRR’s Tackling Tough Times Together program, are earmarked to support community based activities to help relieve current … [Read more...]

Have Your Say on All Abilities Queensland

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Disability Services Queensland want to hear from more of us as they shape the state’s future for people with disability to ensure we arrive at an approach that will help people with disability to achieve their goals and that Queenslanders of all abilities can live the life they choose. Disability … [Read more...]

ASIC Warns of Scam E-mails

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The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) is warning its Registry customers to be vigilant of scam emails purporting to be from ASIC. The Regulator says some customers have received emails containing attachments or links to fake invoices. ASIC Commissioner John Price says the … [Read more...]

Don’t Deny It – YOU are Happy

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The researchers say you are!! Well, it’s out - The National Well-being pulse and guess what? We are the happiest we have ever been in Australia. Happy? You bet. So, happy it’s a wonder not all wetting ourselves, it appears. (All I can say is I must have been bloody miserable for those … [Read more...]

Don’t be a Gift for Mosquitoes

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Townsville Public Health Unit has warned North Queenslanders not to gift wrap themselves as presents for the Aedes aegypti mosquito this holiday season. North Queensland’s wet season can provide the perfect breeding conditions for the Aedes aegypti, the mosquito that can spread dengue and … [Read more...]