From Quandamooka Country to Canberra — Dr. Valerie Cooms

Valerie’s first seven years were in her mother’s Quandamooka country, living in a Brisbane Bay suburb, Wynnum, and often ‘over home’ to Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island). Sometime later, when Valerie told her classmates at a tiny school in West Queensland that the poetry they read was written by her aunt, they didn’t believe her. But … Read more

Victoria flies the Aboriginal flag at West Gate for free as NSW spends $25 million

NSW will spend $25 million to permanently place the Aboriginal flag on the Sydney Harbor Bridge, but Victoria is doing the same for nothing. Many Australians were outraged last month to learn that it would cost as much as $25 million to hang the Aboriginal flag permanently on Sydney Harbor Bridge. They may be even … Read more

House prices fall due to inflation, fear of recession l ABCNL – ABC News

House prices fall due to inflation, fear of recession l ABCNLABC news This is how far home prices will fall if rates rise, according to this forecasting agencyMarket overview New Zealand house prices fall most sharply in 13 years as rates riseBloomberg Real estate price falls could be bigger than expectedSydney Morning Herald Posthaste: why … Read more

Victoria flies the Aboriginal flag at West Gate for free as NSW spends $25 million

NSW will spend $25 million to permanently place the Aboriginal flag on the Sydney Harbor Bridge, but Victoria is doing the same for nothing. Many Australians were outraged last month to learn that it would cost as much as $25 million to hang the Aboriginal flag permanently on Sydney Harbor Bridge. They may be even … Read more

Television personality Hank Goldberg dies at 82 – Daily Racing Form

Television personality Hank Goldberg dies at 82Daily Race Form ESPN NFL reporter and handicap expert Hank Goldberg dies at 82ESPN Former ESPN reporter and handicapper Hank Goldberg dies at 82Yahoo Sports Hank Goldberg, Founder of Miami Sports Radio, Dies at 82Miami Herald Watch: Miami Heat Pays Tribute to Longtime ESPN Personalitythe spun See full coverage … Read more

Chaos Vacation Travel Amid Severe Weather – ABC News

Chaos holiday travel amid severe weatherABC news Experts predict a large number of travelers for the weekend of July 4WPVI TV Vacation Travel Problems Continue at Tampa International AirportWFLA News Channel 8 As millions hit the road this holiday weekend, others are traveling by train for the first timeKCRA Sacramento July 4 weekend starts hellish … Read more

Victor Fung and Lisa Beggs Say ABC Stole Art for ‘The Bachelor’

The American Broadcasting Company has stolen an image of a mural for an episode of “The Bachelor,” an artist couple alleges in a Manhattan federal court lawsuit. Painter Victor Fung and photographer Lisa Beggs claim the show reproduced a photo of their “Greetings From Knoxville” mural and aired it on a February 2020 episode without … Read more

A lot of single-use plastic is now banned in WA. Here’s everything you need to know | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

A lot of single-use plastic is now banned in WA. Here’s everything you need to know | ABC newsABC News (Australia) Queensland bans more single-use plastic, signals stop disposable coffee cups9News Balloons banned as Queensland continues anti-plastic crusadeSky News Australia Businesses fear landfill products as WA’s single-use plastic ban goes into effectABC news View full … Read more

Australian economy: inflationary psychology a bigger threat than rate hikes

Interest rates are rising – and won’t fall again anytime soon. But that’s not the scariest part of trying to beat inflation. There may never have been so much interest in interest rates as there is now. Not after the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) broke its 11-year drought of rate hikes with successive hikes … Read more