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Scholarship program fails to attract NSW teachers as staff prepare to strike for first time ...

The Guardian 05 Dec 2021
Only six industry professionals among intake for Teach.Maths NOW scholarship in 2020 and all but one dropped out of program Get our free news ...

Scholarship program fails to attract NSW teachers as staff prepare to strike for first time in a decade

The Observer 05 Dec 2021
A New South Wales government program aimed at convincing professionals to become maths teachers attracted only six people last year, five of who dropped out before their scholarships were complete.

NSW plan for Kosciuszko feral horses a threat to endangered freshwater fish

The Observer 05 Dec 2021
A New South Wales government plan to control feral horses in Kosciuszko national park will allow horses to remain in the only known habitat of one of Australia’s most imperilled freshwater fishes and risks pushing the species closer to extinction ... new threatened species strategy.

Labor’s climate plan can’t fix 12 years of broken politics – but it’s a floor to what’s possible

The Observer 05 Dec 2021
Separate assessments have found state government action – particularly in the biggest states, New South Wales and Victoria – are likely to lift that to somewhere in the mid-to-high 30s if delivered as promised ... The government was quick to attack it anyway, describing it as a “sneaky new carbon tax”.

Daily Covid cases in South Africa quadruple as Omicron variant spreads

The Irish Times 04 Dec 2021
Covid vaccines could soon be rolled out for children as young as five in Australia, the country’s government has said, as the chief health officer in New South Wales, Kerry Chant, warned of “an uptick” in Omicron cases in metropolitan Sydney.

NSW votes in local council elections

The Daily Telegraph Australia 04 Dec 2021
Millions have turned out across New South Wales for council elections, sending lines around the block ...

Huge changes to school start and finish times could be coming to NSW - as ...

The Daily Mail 03 Dec 2021
Radical changes could be made to the average school day in New South Wales as part of an effort from the state government to support working parents and reduce traffic congestion ... New South Wales records 235 new infections as travellers...

Is it Legal for Businesses to Refuse Entry Based on Vaccination Status?

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 03 Dec 2021
The New South Wales government says that despite yet another variant of the COVID-19 virus, labelled Omicron, finding its way onto Australian shore, the ‘freedoms’ returned to the state’s residents will remain in place and that, from 15 December 2021, those who have chosen not to be fully vaccinated will be on the same footing as those who have.

Australian State Reaps $50 Million in Fines During the Spread of Delta

The Epoch Times 03 Dec 2021
The government of New South Wales (NSW), Australia’s most populous state, collected around $50 million (US$35 million) in fines due to breaches of COVID-19 health directives.

Chris Luxon says Auckland should be in green setting

NewstalkZB 03 Dec 2021
The new National leader Christopher Luxon says Auckland should already be in the green traffic light setting ... He suggested the Government adopt a similar scheme to New South Wales' Dine and Discover, which provided dining vouchers as the state came out of lockdown ... The Government ...

‘Absolutely appalling’: 100 vulnerable children died in NSW last year

The Observer 03 Dec 2021
About 100 vulnerable children died in New South Wales last year despite being known by the state justice’s system, according to a government report described as “absolutely appalling” by the national children’s commissioner ... NSW Labor said the most vulnerable children in the state were being left behind and needed “urgent” state government support.

RSK hits acquisition trail once more, adding Australian business to its portfolio

The Business Desk 02 Dec 2021
... in New South Wales ... Western Project Services has a particularly strong track record with Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW) and local government agencies, and its road experience ranges from large industry-defining projects to minor works and smaller developer-funded projects.

‘A lemon’: Coalition fights to keep Covidsafe app data under wraps

The Observer 02 Dec 2021
The Morrison government insists it is negotiating with the states about “future uses” for its troubled Covidsafe app despite it not being used during the outbreaks that prompted lockdowns in Victoria, New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory ... It’s also unclear what future uses the federal government is considering.

The rich postcodes where motorists are more likely to own an electric car - and ...

The Daily Mail 02 Dec 2021
But in New South Wales, the Coalition government is particularly keen to entice motorists into electric cars, ambitiously aiming for electric cars to comprise more than half of all sales in the state by 2031 ... In New South Wales, the Coalition government is particularly keen to ...

Plans Underway to Create Iconic Sydney Great Walk

The Epoch Times 01 Dec 2021
The New South Wales (NSW) government announced it is planning to create Australia's greatest urban walking trail, encompassing the Harbour foreshore, Barangaroo, and CBD, and including ...