Entries by Monique StClair

Gold Coast Hospitals at risk of losing vital intern staff

Gold Coast public hospitals are under pressure to fix their intern training crisis, or risk losing their accreditation to train them. According to Newscorp, there are concerns over the internship process at both Robina and the Uni hospital, including the amount of overtime hours interns are working. A review by the Queensland Prevocational Medical Accreditation, […]

U2 is coming to Australia this year!

A huge announcement for U2 fans, the iconic rock band is coming to Oz and we’re losing our minds. The hugely popular group is bringing their ‘Joshua Tree Tour’ down under THIS YEAR, with dates starting from November 12. “It’s only taken me 30 years to learn how to sing these songs and it’s great […]

Australian minimum wage earners get a boost

Australia’s lowest paid workers will get a pay rise next financial year, though it’s not as big as last year’s increase. The national minimum wage will be raised by $21.60 a week to $740.80 from July 1, despite unions calling for a $43 rise (or six percent). It works out to be a 3 percent […]

Man charged with 61 offences after S.E.Q. crime spree

A man will front court today charged 61 offences, following the theft of $1.7 million worth of cars across South East Queensland. The 32-year-old from Brisbane, along with four associates, are allegedly linked to the theft of 47 vehicles and seven motorcycles since February. Police say the vehicles were taken for car parks and garages […]