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  • Industrial Relations, Medical Health Aged Care
  • 22/06/2024
  • 17:11
Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (Victorian Branch)

Nurses and midwives to consider 28.4 per cent wage increase

SATURDAY 22 JUNE 2024 The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (Victoria Branch) has called a statewide meeting of members to consider the Allan Government’s offer of a 28.4 per cent (compounded) wage increase by the end of the fourth year. The offer is an in-principle agreement subject to both cabinet approval and member endorsement. It follows intensive discussions between the ANMF and senior representatives from the Department of Health and the Allan Government and 48 days of protected industrial action which began on Tuesday 7 May. ANMF members will meet on Wednesday 26 June in Melbourne and eight satellite venues…

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  • Property Real Estate
  • 22/06/2024
  • 12:52
Mountain Assets

Mountain Assets Discusses New SDA Project in Bundaberg with a Local Radio Station

BUNDABERG, Australia, June 21, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Following the announcement of a new Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) project in Bundaberg, Mountain Assets engaged with the local media to provide more details about this significant development. Al Wheldon and Adam Newman from Mountain Assets, participated in an interview with Hitz939, sharing insights into the $6.4 million development aimed at enhancing the quality of life for individuals with high physical support needs.Interview Highlights:Project OverviewMountain Assets and Sumo Managed Funds are collaborating on a futuristic project in Bundaberg’s Kalkie area. The development includes the construction of five state-of-the-art homes specifically designed for…

  • CharitiesAidWelfare, Foreign Affairs Trade
  • 22/06/2024
  • 10:02
Australian Council for International Development

Aid package for Horn of Africa will save lives

***REISSUE*** Media release | Saturday, 22 June 2024 The Australian Council for International Development (ACFID), the peak body for international development and humanitarian action, and the Sudanese Australian Advocacy Network (SAAN) endorse Australia’s $29 million aid package for the Horn of Africa. Of the funding, $13 million will go toward humanitarian relief for those in war-torn Sudan and forced to flee to neighbouring countries. Another $12 million will provide life-saving aid in Ethiopia and Somalia, and $4 million in Kenya, where violence, floods and drought have caused acute food shortages. ACFID Humanitarian Advisor Naomi Brooks said: “ACFID welcomes the Australian…

  • CharitiesAidWelfare, Foreign Affairs Trade
  • 22/06/2024
  • 09:53
Australian Council for International Development

Aid package for Horn of Africa will save lives

Media release | Saturday, 22 June 2024 The Australian Council for International Development (ACFID), the peak body for international development and humanitarian action, and the Sudanese Australian Advocacy Network (SAAN) endorse Australia’s $23 million aid package for the Horn of Africa. Of the funding, $13 million will go toward humanitarian relief for those in war-torn Sudan and forced to flee to neighbouring countries. Another $6 million will provide life-saving aid in Ethiopia and Somalia, and $4 million in Kenya, where violence, floods and drought have caused acute food shortages. ACFID Humanitarian Advisor Naomi Brooks said: “ACFID welcomes the Australian government’s…

  • Political
  • 22/06/2024
  • 09:18
HSU

Westmead Hospital stabbing doorstop

HSU NSW SECRETARY GERARD HAYES, 1030, 109 PITT STREET SYDNEYIn response to news three security guards and a nurse have been attacked: Gerard Hayes HSU NSW secretary said: “This senseless violence is horrifying. For the workers on the receiving end, the trauma will continue long after the physical scars have healed. For the last decade we have had shootings, stabbings and flesh torn from the bodies of our members. “We have argued consistently for greater security numbers and powers, and will continue to push for this and better personal protective equipment. It is frustrating and mystifying that so many of…

  • Education Training, Government NSW
  • 22/06/2024
  • 09:00
NSW Department of Education

2024 North Coast & Mid North Coast Training Awards celebrate excellence in Vocational Education and Training

The region's most outstanding people and organisations working and learning in the vocational education and training (VET) sector have been recognised at this year’s North Coast & Mid North Coast Regional Training Awards. The event celebrated the achievements of all category winners including apprentices, trainees, students, businesses, and trainers that champion vocational education. Joshua Manning and Emily Sutherland, who took top honours at the 2024 North Coast & Mid North Coast Training Awards ceremony last night at the Byron Theatre, were given special recognition. Joshua was named Apprentice of the Year and commended for his drive, knowledge, and passion for…

  • Community, Environment
  • 22/06/2024
  • 08:00
Rising Tide

RISING TIDE TOUR – Brisbane’s Big Float Out TOMORROW 11am

Media Release: Kayakers on the Brisbane River Practice for Coal Port Blockade Brisbane members of national climate action group Rising Tide will take to the Brisbane River on Sunday in preparation for a ten day blockade of the Newcastle Coal Port in November. Rising Tide is planning for thousands of people to travel down from Brisbane and Sunday’s event is designed to prepare attendees by training them in basic kayaking and civil disobedience. WHAT: Rising Tide Brisbane River Float Out - Coal Port Blockade Practice WHEN: Sunday 23rd June, 11am - 2pm WHERE: Dutton Park Recreation Hub, T J Doyle…

  • Technology Innovation
  • 22/06/2024
  • 07:08
Esri

Esri Technology Used By ALS Therapy Development Institute to Map Clinical Trials

ALS Trial Navigator Offers People Living with ALS an Easy Way to Search Eligible Research Studies REDLANDS, Calif.–BUSINESS WIRE– The ALS Therapy Development Institute…

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  • Manufacturing
  • 22/06/2024
  • 07:07
PMC Biogenix

PMC Biogenix Announces Expansion and Restructure

MEMPHIS, Tenn.–BUSINESS WIRE– PMC Biogenix, the leading sustainable producer of specialty fatty amides and high-value biobased products, announces the construction and expansion of its…

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