Holiday: Boxing Day Axed
NSW Parliament has removed Boxing Day as a holiday for retail workers. Employees will have the option to open on December 26 with protection in place for staff who don’t want to work … Image: Supplied The retail works' union and the opposition have slammed the bill, insisting employers will feel forced to...
New $10 Released
Hot on the heels of the new $5 … comes the new-look $10 note. It’s being released nationally today … It still features Dame Mary Gilmore and AB ‘Banjo’ Paterson, which are drawn from the same source photographs represented on the first version. It also contains special features some tactile bumps for the...
Addams, Smart, Jeannie
On this date - September 18 ... some famous TV shows debuted. 1964 1965
Would You Pay $3470 For This?
It costs a LOT of money to keep up with fashion … so I’m told … because I’ve never really worried about it. Here’s something you might want to model … if you have a spare A$3470. It’s a shirt that is virtually see-through … except for the sleeves. The Calvin Klein creation...
Flashback: Sydney Games Opening
On this date - 2000: The Sydney Olympic Games opening ceremony became the most watched program of all time on an Australian television network with 10.5 million viewers - 2000. It was seen live by a crowd of 110,000 and televised to a worldwide audience of 3.7 billion.