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by   WEDNESDAY DEC 9 The Australian Taxation Office has 19 active criminal investigations into fraud against the $101 billion JobKeeper scheme, according to a special ABC report. It has also issued fines to another 19 applicants to the wage subsidy program […]

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by   TUESDAY DEC 8 Rose Tattoo rocker Angry Anderson has told a court he has been “condemned to a life of sadness” by the brutal death of his son. Liam Anderson died in November 2018 after Mathew Flame stomped on his […]

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by   MONDAY DEC 7 The family of Roald Dahl, the late author of children’s classics such as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, has apologised for anti-Semitic remarks he made, saying the comments were “incomprehensible to us”. The British author, who died […]

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by   THURSDAY DEC 3 UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson says COVID vaccinations will start rolling out to the British public next week. So why do Australians have to wait? The ABC reports that the Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Health Minister Greg […]

#SheDiscovers What’s New This Week

by   #SheSociety rounds up this week’s newest finds The Flight Attendant on Binge Flight attendant Cassandra Bowden wakes up in a Bangkok hotel with a dead body next to her. Hungover with no recollection of what happened, she flees, wondering if […]

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by WEDNESDAY DEC 2 The Queensland Government has ordered a full review of a bushfire that has burned a large swathe of the World Heritage-listed Fraser Island (K’gari). Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has directed the state’s Inspector General for Emergency Management, Alistair Dawson, […]

Top 4 Australian Places to GETAWAY!

by We should all be keen to explore our own backyard with the COVID restrictions not looking to change any time soon for international travel, there is no better time like now to plan your 2021 and even 2022 holidays in and […]

Maiocchi BLOOM Launch

by   Photos by @katelukephotography SheSocietySheSociety is a site for the women of Australia to share our stories, our experiences, shared learnings and opportunities to connect. www.shesociety.com.au

#SheWatches – A Gift From Bob

by   A Gift from Bob is just what we need right now in this strange 2020 environment and the perfect family movie in our lead up to Christmas but make sure you have a few tissues on hand.  The opening scene […]

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by TUESDAY DEC 1 Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert says there are “no words to express the depth of my gratitude” after being released from an Iranian prison. The University of Melbourne lecturer arrived in Canberra last Friday, after spending more than two […]

2020 Season Finale – BEETHOVEN’S EMPEROR

by   With our music appetite sustained mainly through radio (especially during the COVID blackout), we ventured, as virtual raw recruits, to a rare (these days) live performance by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra at Brisbane’s Concert Hall. We weren’t regulars, as shown […]

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by MONDAY NOV 30 Scott Morrison has demanded Beijing apologise and remove a “repugnant” attack on Australia’s soldiers posted by an official Chinese government Twitter account. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian tweeted a graphic, fake photograph of an Australian soldier holding […]

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by FRIDAY NOV 27 US President Donald Trump says he will leave the White House if, as expected, the electoral college confirms Joe Biden has won the 2020 election. It is the nearest Mr Trump has come to a concession. Mr Trump […]

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by   THURSDAY NOV 26 Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert says she is departing Iran “with bittersweet feelings” and “as a friend with friendly intentions”, despite spending more than 800 days in prison. Dr Moore-Gilbert, a University of Melbourne lecturer, was detained for […]

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