Community

Green slip refunds on their way

By at January 30, 2018 | 12:24 am | 0 Comment

Green slip refunds on their way

NSW businesses will start to receive their compulsory third party (CTP) green slip refunds this week. Over 100,000 business customers, including taxi owners, will receive their refund in the mail. The average refund will be $265 for businesses and $1255 for taxi owners. In 2017 the NSW Government overhauled the old green slip scheme to create a more affordable, more...

Australia , , ,

 Kuber Vaults: Protecting your rights and your valuables

By at January 24, 2018 | 11:39 pm | 0 Comment

 Kuber Vaults: Protecting your rights and your valuables

Kuber Vaults opened its solid doors to customers in the last quarter of 2017 in Castle Hill. In such a short time, the business has grown rapidly thanks to its great concept, excellent facilities, and rock-solid credibility of the name behind the business- Reena Jethi. For the uninitiated, Reena Jethi is many roles, responsibilities and skills rolled into one more...

Community ,

 Listen to Indigenous voices this Australia Day, say psychologists

By at January 24, 2018 | 11:14 pm | 0 Comment

 Listen to Indigenous voices this Australia Day, say psychologists

The Australian Psychological Society (APS) and Australian Indigenous Psychologists Association (AIPA) urge all Australians to engage in respectful debate about Australia Day. Both organisations are concerned about the tone of public debate, particularly on social media, saying it is harmful to the social and emotional wellbeing of Indigenous Australians who already more...

Australia ,

Scholarships available for nursing students

By at January 15, 2018 | 5:27 pm | 0 Comment

Scholarships available  for nursing students

More than 300 scholarships are available to those studying to become an Enrolled Nurse. Applications for Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled Nurse) scholarships from the NSW Government are open until 13 February 2018. The diploma program starts at TAFEs and registered training organisations from March 2018. Upon course completion and registration, scholarship recipients will more...

Australia ,

Countdown on for Active Kids Program

By at January 12, 2018 | 12:58 am | 0 Comment

Countdown on  for Active Kids  Program

There are only a couple of weeks remaining until parents can claim a $100 voucher for their school-enrolled children thanks to the NSW Government’s new Active Kids program. Through the program, parents, carers and guardians across NSW will be able to claim a $100 voucher to put towards the registration and participation costs of sport and active recreation activities more...

Australia , Community ,

School playgrounds open during the holidays

By at December 28, 2017 | 12:50 am | 0 Comment

School playgrounds open during the holidays

A trial program will give communities access to public school playgrounds during the summer holidays. The Come Play Summer Pilot program will open the gates of 42 public school playgrounds in NSW to allow recreational and play space to be used, including ovals and sports courts. Schools in the program will be open from 8am to 6pm more...

Community ,

NSW best place to get a job

By at December 26, 2017 | 12:38 am | 0 Comment

NSW best place to get a job

NSW has recorded the lowest unemployment rate in the country for a 30th straight month in November 2017. The latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) show the NSW unemployment rate remains at 4.6 per cent, the lowest rate since April 2008. NSW has added 188,100 full-time jobs since the last election, 75 per more...

Australia , National ,

Booze responsibly, as alcohol is set for price hike

By at December 21, 2017 | 4:43 pm | 0 Comment

Booze responsibly, as alcohol is set for price hike

The Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance (ATA), a non-partisan grassroots advocacy body representing the interests of Australian taxpayers, condemned measures stipulated in the draft National Alcohol Strategy which will see responsible consumers hit with whopping price hikes on their favourite beverages. “Australians already pay some of the highest alcohol taxes in the more...

Community , , , ,

2018 Premier’s Harmony Dinner nominations open

By at December 19, 2017 | 10:35 pm | 0 Comment

2018 Premier’s Harmony Dinner nominations open

Members of the community who strive to maintain harmony and peace in NSW are being encouraged to nominate for the 2018 Premier’s Multicultural Community Medals. Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams today announced the opening of the nomination process for the Medals and Multicultural Honour Roll. “I want to encourage people to nominate the multicultural more...

Community , , ,

Free university degree to teach in rural NSW

By at December 5, 2017 | 9:52 pm | 0 Comment

Free university degree to teach in rural NSW

Teaching graduates who spend three years at a rural NSW public school could receive full university scholarships. Under the Rural and Remote Rewards scheme, scholarships will be offered to 60 new teachers if they accept a posting at one of more than 150 eligible rural and remote public schools. The new scholarships, available to HSC or university students, also more...

Australia , Community , , ,

Archives

Photo Gallery

About Us

Public Telegraph is an online news portal with an independent voice and focus on content that is original. Our vision is to serve the journalism community as a source of innovation and to build the next great public media brand in Australia. We have an alternative and fresh perspective from the mainstream press. We provide you insightful analysis of today's important events, revealing what they mean to you and your family. We cover a full range of topics including education, health care, human services, immigration, border issues, transportation, water, the environment, criminal justice, poverty, energy, art and culture, sports, opinion, lifestyle and fashion etc.