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Millions of cans and bottles recycled on Sunshine Coast

Millions of recyclable containers have been handed in for a ten cent refund on the Sunshine Coast over the past few years.   It's National Recycling Week and we're being reminded to reduce our waste and recycle correctly.   Across the Sunshine Coast, 327 million containers have been handed in for a 10 cent...

Masks off when first dose vax rate reaches 80 per cent

  We'll be able to pack those face masks away in the coming days. The Premier has confirmed south-east Queensland's mask mandate will lift, the minute the state's first dose COVID vaccination rate hits 80 per cent. Late yesterday, Queensland was at 79.6%. With the milestone expected as soon as today, Annastacia Palasczczuk says...

Staff at C&K child care, kindergarten underpaid $200k

More than 1300 staff working for one of Queensland’s largest childcare and kindergarten providers have been underpaid to a total of $209,000. Creche and Kindergarten Association Limited (C&K), which operates 180 venues across Queensland, discovered the underpayment error while reviewing its payroll systems in preparation for implementing new systems, the Fairwork...
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