Entries by Rachel Junge

Brisbane-based Bluey creators confirm second season

If you’re familiar with the line: “I slipped on ma’ beans”, then you’re speaking my language and will be excited about what’s to come… The Brisbane-based creators of the children’s TV juggernaut that is Bluey have confirmed, they are set to make another 52 episodes! That’s right, get ready to hear a whole lot more […]

Hydroponic set up sparks suspicious fire

An ‘enhanced cannabis cultivation’ operation will be dismantled by Police later today, following a fire at a Sydney home. Emergency services were called to the blaze at a house on Percy Street in Bankstown about 6.15pm on Saturday, Officers from Fire & Rescue NSW contained the fire to the front room of the house, but […]

$1m pledge to support Gold Coast koala population

$1 million in funding has been pledge to Currumbin Wildlife Hospital under a plan to support koala populations in South East Queensland and Northern NSW. The commitment is part of a $6 million initiative which would also provide grants to protect koala habitats in the region. It will include on ground action to protect koala […]

RBA leaves official cash rate on hold at 1.50 per cent

THE OFFICIAL cash rate has been left on hold, at a record low of 1.50 per cent, with the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) declaring “the Australian labour market remains strong”. There’s belief the Australian economy will continue to strengthen, and there will be a lift in wages growth. In a statement on the RBA […]