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No food. No money. No hope without these unsung heroes

THEY’RE the unsung heroes with a hunger to feed millions of Aussies down on their luck. Bundaberg’s Trevor and Wendy Cross, Charleville’s Brian and Nerida Egan and Sydney’s Paula Zrilic are strangers united in a common goal – reducing a disturbing trend that’s eating into the lives of 3.6 million Australians every day. A Foodbank […]

October 15th, 2017
Topic: CHARITIES CAUSES, FOOD DRINK, FREE STUFF, FRUIT VEG SMALL CROPS, HARVESTING, HELP ASSISTANCE, NATIONAL INTEREST, PENSIONS BENEFITS WELFARE, PEOPLE Tags: , , , , ,

TREASURER HOCKEY SAYS ‘AGE OF ENTITLEMENT DAYS’ ARE OVER

HANDOUTS TO FARMERS & BUSINESSES ARE IN FIRING LINE SAYS TREASURER HOCKEY Treasurer Joe Hockey has bluntly warned Australians that the days of governments saving businesses and jobs had passed, telling them, ”the age of entitlement is over, and the age of personal responsibility has begun”. The tough comments come as the government braces for […]

February 4th, 2014
Topic: FEDERAL GOV SPENDING, HELP ASSISTANCE, LOANS & GRANTS, Uncategorized Tags: , ,

FEDERAL FARM LOANS TO BE RUN BY STATE

STRUGGLING FARMERS LOANS FROM FEDS TO BE RUN BY STATES The commonwealth’s financing offer for struggling farmers will be administered and repaid by the state government, West Australian Premier Colin Barnett says. The federal government’s Farm Finance package, announced on Saturday, will give Western Australia $60 million over two years for low-cost loans to farmers, […]

May 1st, 2013
Topic: GOVERNMENT, GRASSES LEGUMES, HELP ASSISTANCE, LOANS & GRANTS, Money & Investments Tags: , , ,

OLDER BORROWERS TO NOW HAVE MORE LOANS AVAILABLE TO THEM SAY GOVERNMENT REGULATORS

ASIC gives banks green light to relax loan rules ASIC has ruled that retirees have a right to downsize and sell. Picture: Liam Kidston. THE corporate regulator has ended months of confusion for banks, ordering them to relax the purse strings and resume lending to middle-aged and older Australians. Since responsible lending guidelines were introduced […]

April 25th, 2011
Topic: GOVERNMENT, HELP ASSISTANCE, HOUSING, Money & Investments Tags: , , , ,

DIRECTOR GENERAL QLD CALLING ON ALL FLOOD VICTIMS

Subject: FLOOD RELIEF JOIN FORCES PROGRAM Dear colleagues I am sending this to you to support The Queensland Reconstruction Authority spread the word about the new Join Forces program. If you are involved with, or know of, a local community group or club that has been affected by the floods or cyclones, please forward this […]

March 21st, 2011
Topic: GOVERNMENT, HELP ASSISTANCE, Money & Investments, WATER & IRRIGATION, WEATHER Tags: , , , ,

AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT TO SPEND $200M ON ADDRESSING THE SKILL SHORTAGES

Can you get a piece of this money cake??? You are here: Skills > Programs > Skills and Training Programs > Critical Skills Investment Fund The Critical Skills Investment Fund (the Fund) provides $200 million Australian Government co funding for industry partnerships to undertake projects that provide training and employment opportunities in critical industry sectors. The goal of […]

February 25th, 2011
Topic: BUSINESSES SELF EMPLOYMENT, EDUCATION TRAINING, FREE STUFF, GOVERNMENT, HELP ASSISTANCE, JOB WORK OPPORTUNITIES Tags: , , , ,

QLD GOVERNMENT GRANTS & LOANS TO FLOOD & CYCLONE VICTIMS

To help manage the impacts of Queensland’s natural disasters, primary producers and small businesses can apply for: Special disaster flood assistance grants for flood-affected Grants up to a total of $25 000 are available to help eligible producers and small businesses pay for costs arising out of direct damage to their property caused by flooding. […]

February 14th, 2011
Topic: FIRES FLOOD FAMINE, GOVERNMENT, HELP ASSISTANCE Tags: , , ,

FLOOD VICTIMS IN QUEENSLAND NEED TO ACCESS THESE CONTACT TO GET FINANCIAL RELIEF

FLOOD VICTIMS IN QUEENSLAND TO RECEIVE MONEY UPDATE for Districts in Queensland Keep Australia Working Newsletter Issue No.11, January 2010 January What a start to the year of 2011! Our thoughts go out to everyone who has been affected by the floods in Queensland over December and January. Communities, businesses and individuals have all been […]

January 7th, 2011
Topic: CHARITIES CAUSES, FREE STUFF, GOVERNMENT, HELP ASSISTANCE, INSURANCE FINANCE, NATURAL DISASTERS, WATER & IRRIGATION, WEATHER Tags: , , ,