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Thu 4 Jun 2020

Companies to embrace four-day week after COVID

Companies to embrace four-day week after COVID

The four-day work week is coming to Australia. The real question is: what form will it take?

$345m plan to kickstart Australia’s live music scene

premium_icon $345m plan to kickstart Australia’s live music scene

‘See it Live’ e-vouchers will be gifted to music fans that buy concert tickets as part of an ambitious plan to resurrect Australia’s live music scene.

No kissing? Sex industry will look different after COVID-19

No kissing? Sex industry will look different after COVID-19

Sex work in Australia could involve limited contact, no group sessions and no kissing under a proposal from the adults-only industry.

Grim sign in Australian shopping centres

Grim sign in Australian shopping centres

Shops closed amid the pandemic but some may never reopen leading to fears the dead mall phenomenon seen in the US could be in store for Australia.

Horror moment cop rammed by car relived in court

premium_icon Horror moment cop rammed by car relived in court

Police officers who witnessed a fellow officer hit by a stolen BMW have told a court how they relive “the blood” and the “horrified screaming”.

Read this before road tripping through Queensland

premium_icon Read this before road tripping through Queensland

The State Government this week urged Queenslanders to holiday in the Far North. It’s not even “a great drive’’ to the Eumundi turn-off, Michael Madigan writes.

‘They’re being confusing’: Restaurant boss slams rules

premium_icon ‘They’re being confusing’: Restaurant boss slams rules

One restaurant is preparing for a bumper month while another sits empty – now the owner of both has called for a different approach to venue restrictions.

Border blues flattening motorists' spark says business

premium_icon Border blues flattening motorists' spark says business

Veteran businessman Matt Moore is operating his new battery and roadside assistance business in a pandemic no-man’s land thanks to border ban.

PM, media lashed: ‘Get off the grass!’

PM, media lashed: ‘Get off the grass!’

WATCH: A homeowner interrupted a press conference today to tell the PM and media to get off his grass.

Police allege teen girls videoed assault, torture and murder

premium_icon Police allege teen girls videoed assault, torture and murder

Two girls, age 15 and 16, have been charged over the death, with police alleging the pair videoed his assault, torture and death, and the torture of his friend

Queenslanders can book campsites from today

premium_icon Queenslanders can book campsites from today

Campers have been urged to book ahead to ensure they have the necessary permits ahead of travelling.

Qantas, Jetstar domestic flights resume as restrictions ease

Qantas, Jetstar domestic flights resume as restrictions ease

As restrictions around travel begin to ease, Qantas and Jetstar have made an announcement about a new string of flights around the country.

PM’s plan ‘another handout to the rich’

PM’s plan ‘another handout to the rich’

Battlers who will miss out on $25K HomeBuilder grants lash out at PM, panning scheme as 'outrageous'.

UPDATE: Aussie reporter attacked live on air

UPDATE: Aussie reporter attacked live on air

Channel 9 reporter Sophie Walsh has been attacked by a man who motioned to stab her during a live broadcast about protests in London.

Barty’s COVID-19 reflections reveals the “surreal’’

premium_icon Barty’s COVID-19 reflections reveals the “surreal’’

World women’s tennis No. 1 Ashleigh Barty has used her COVID-19 crisis to reflect on 12 month period that at times she still finds unbelievable

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