Discount energy for VIC Seniors Card holders

Victorian seniors are being encouraged to take advantage of potential savings now available on their electricity and gas bills through the Victorian Seniors Card Program.

NSW obesity strategy - stage 1

Minister for Healthy Lifestyles, Kevin Humphries, today launched the first stage of the NSW Government’s five year strategy to reduce overweight and obesity levels in the state.

COTA funding for QLD seniors policies

Council of the Ageing Queensland (COTAQ) has been selected by the Queensland Government to play an important role in representing the interests of older people across the state.

ASIC continues to focus on funeral insurance

ASIC is continuing to engage with funeral insurance providers as part of its focus on the industry.

Penalties for fake solar energy claims

Euro Solar and Australian Solar Panel have been fined for presenting fake testimonials and misrepresenting the country of origin of solar panels.

Enough of alcohol fuelled violence

The Salvation Army is calling for urgent action to be taken by the Commonwealth and State Governments to curb binge-drinking and the alcohol-fuelled violence.

Beware of 'monks' collecting money

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is warning about fake 'monks' collecting money.

50 years since landmark smoking health report

The 50th anniversary of the landmark US report linking tobacco to health risks will be marked with the launch of a progress report at the White House in Washington DC.

Improved heart attack prediction for diabetics

Australian researchers have found a simple screening test that boosts the ability to predict heart attacks and death in people with type 2 diabetes.

Free city bus travel expanding in City and North Adelaide

Free city bus travel expanding in City and North Adelaide begins Monday 27 January.

408,000 people receive half price NSW licences

More than 400,000 motorists have been rewarded with half price drivers’ licences as part of the ‘Fair Go for Safe Drivers’ incentive scheme.