• The Tasmanian Government, through Tasmanian Hydro, wants to build 200 Wind Energy Towers on King Island - taking up around 20% of the Island.

  • Long-time ABC journalist Matt Peacock has been elected to represent staff on the Board of the public Broadcaster… a position abolished nearly a decade ago. 
  • Two State QLD MPs have already defected to the new Clive Palmer led United Australia Party.
  • Amendments made to the Fair Work Act 2009 late last year with respect to an employer’s superannuation default fund selection is set to cause disruption for more than 50,000 Australian employers (including some of Australia’s largest companies) and will affect more than one million members.