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by  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 Queensland will lift ACT border restrictions on September 25.         This means that travellers from the ACT will not have to complete mandatory quarantine in Queensland.   New South Wales and Victoria remain declared hotspots.   People coming from the ACT will have to […]

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by THURSDAY, SEPT 17 Victoria has recorded its lowest increase in coronavirus cases in about three months, as the state’s 14-day averages continues to fall. The state reported 28 new infections overnight and eight further deaths with COVID-19. Metropolitan Melbourne’s 14-day daily […]

#SheDiscovers What’s New This Week!

by #SheSociety rounds up this week’s newest finds The Social Dilemma on Netflix This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations. Watch here! ____________________________ On My Day with Nat […]

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by   TUESDAY, SEPT 16 The Federal Government is pushing states and territories to boost their combined hotel quarantine capacity by 50 per cent, to allow more Australians stuck overseas to return home. Transport Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has […]

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by   TUESDAY, SEPT 15 Former Australian Olympian Lisa Curry has spoken of the “unbearable” pain she feels following the death of her daughter, Jaimi Kenny, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. The 33-year-old died peacefully at Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday following a battle […]

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by   MONDAY, SEPT 14 Queensland’s Chief Health Officer Jeannette Young says she feels safe and supported after being placed police protection in the wake of receiving death threats. “The support has made me feel much, much safer in doing what I […]

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by FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has broken down during an emotional press conference this morning. The leader cut the address short after tearing up following repeated questions over the state’s harsh border closure, which has separated families. The Premier […]

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by #SheSociety rounds up this week’s newest finds Get Organised with The Home Edit now on Netflix! Expert home organisers Clea and Joanna help celebrities and everyday clients edit, categorise and contain their clutter to create stunning spaces. Watch here! __________________________________ Gin […]

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by   THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 Victoria is projected to lose up to 325,000 jobs this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, a report released by the City of Melbourne says. The modelling, which the City of Melbourne and the Victorian Government commissioned […]

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by   WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9   Prime Minister Scott Morrison has put social media companies on notice over a “disgraceful” TikTok video targeting children that includes a shocking clip of a man taking his own life. Schools across Australia have contacted parents […]

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by   TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8  The stinging criticism of Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews’ roadmap out of lockdown is continuing with politicians, citizens and medical experts weighing in. Speaking to the ABC this morning, Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt joined the growing chorus […]

Why Do Brides Wear White?

by   THE CONVERSATION USA By Marlise Schoeny, Assistant Curator for the Ohio State Historic Costume & Textiles Collection, Adjunct Instructor for the Columbus College of Art and Design, The Ohio State University   “A wedding gown represents far more than just […]

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by   MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 World number one Novak Djokovic has lost his fourth-round match at the US Open in dramatic circumstances after he was defaulted for hitting a ball in anger that struck a female line judge in the throat. Djokovic […]

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by FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 Prime Minister Scott Morrison has failed to convince Western Australia to join the rest of the country in aiming to take down borders and ease restrictions by Christmas. National Cabinet’s other state and territory leaders have agreed with […]

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by   THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 An emergency rescue plan is being prepared in the wake of Australia’s financial catastrophe, with massive tax cuts on the cards. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has hinted that personal income tax cuts worth $20 billion could be brought forward to […]

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