Xstrata Lockout, Tahmoor - 11 February 2010

Following a decision by Xstrata to lock out it's workforce at Tahmoor for a week in February, I drove up the escarpment to visit with the workers on their picket line. Continue reading

Illawarra Senior College Excellence Assembly - 11 February 2010

In February I attended llawarra Senior College’s Excellence Assembly. With students from years 10, 11 and 12, Illawarra Senior College offers extensive curriculum choices for young people. Continue reading

Iron Boat Day - Port Kembla 13 February 2010

Iron Boat Day celebrates the history of the BHP fleet and the contributions of the workers that crewed them. Braving grey skies and persistent rain, I joined about a hundred other guests of the Maritime Union of Australia at Port Kembla for the inaugural Iron Boat Day. Continue reading

Rudd Government Plan for Health Reform (12/3/2010)

The National Health and Hospitals Network will deliver better hospitals by establishing a national hospital network, funded nationally and run locally. This is the most significant reform to our nation’s health system since the introduction of Medicare. For more information including speeches, reports and media releases, click here. Continue reading

Australian Government Grant Connect

Search other Australian Government grants or funding opportunities. Continue reading