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Strawberry Industry Production Boost Forecast Stigma Of Mental Health Continues Plan Unveiled For Redfern Railway Station Lifts Prime Minister Of Australia From Tasmania Joe Lyons Overland Train Stays On Track In Year 2020 Round One Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens Grants Program Now Open Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines
 
Strawberry Industry Production Boost Forecast

Strawberry Industry Production Boost Forecast

Queensland Minister for Agricultural Industry Development Mark Furner Funding Plugs Big Future For Strawberry Industry Victor P Taffa A Stanthorpe seedling producer will boost production of strawberry plants to meet market demand and create up to 20 regional jobs with a funding boost from the Palaszczuk Government. Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries Mark […]

Stigma Of Mental Health Continues

Stigma Of Mental Health Continues

Mental Health Medication Runs Poor Second Victor P Taffa Stigma of mental health continues and is compounded by doctors, nurses and the very mental health system itself. Everyone working in the system leaves best patient healthcare in last place. Mental Health Review Tribunal Just to get discharged from a mental health facility requires a lawyer […]

Plan Unveiled For Redfern Railway Station Lifts

Plan Unveiled For Redfern Railway Station Lifts

New South Wales Minister for Transport Andrew Constance Redfern Railway Station Upgrade With New Southern Concourse Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government is improving accessibility at Redfern Railway Station as part of the Transport Access Program. Project aims to provide a railway station precinct that is accessible to those with a disability, limited mobility, […]

Prime Minister Of Australia From Tasmania Joe Lyons

Prime Minister Of Australia From Tasmania Joe Lyons

Tasmania’s 26th State Premier Victor P Taffa Joseph Aloysius Lyons CH served as the 10th Prime Minister of Australia and also the 26th State Premier of Tasmania. Joe Lyons currently is the only Tasmanian to hold both the position of State Premier and Prime Minister of Australia. Joe Lyons is the only State Premier to […]

Overland Train Stays On Track In Year 2020

Overland Train Stays On Track In Year 2020

JBRE Publicity & Events Manager Caitlin Jones Overland Train Lives On Victor P Taffa Great Southern Rail has sent Editor Victor P Taffa the following message regarding his email to run the Overland Train as a V/Line Velocity Train. Since 19 January 1887 the Overland Train has operated between Melbourne and Adelaide. Great Southern Rail […]

Round One Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens Grants Program Now Open

Round One Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens Grants Program Now Open

Victoria Minister for Energy Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio Looking After Victoria’s Treasured Botanic Gardens Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is preserving and improving Victoria’s precious botanic gardens with more than $1.4 Million for gardens across the state. Round One of the Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens Grants Program will provide grants to 17 gardens […]

Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan

Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan

Tasmania Minister for Primary Industries and Water Guy Barnett Sustainable Growth For Salmon Industry Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government strongly supports responsible and sustainable growth in the Salmon Industry, which provides thousands of direct and indirect jobs, many of which are in regional areas. Through our Sustainable Industry Growth Plan for the Salmon Industry, we […]

Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks

Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks

High Speed Rail Operates On Heavy Rail Tracks Victor P Taffa Capital City-Capital City High Speed Rail (HSR Aka Japan’s Bullet Train) is essentially a Heavy Rail Train that operates at 500 km/h. Capital City-Capital City High Speed Rail includes a Roll-on Roll-off Rail Ferry across Bass Strait. HSR travels on Heavy Rail Tracks that […]

Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons

Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons

Railway Facts And Figures Victor P Taffa Railway Planners and Politicians who do not know or ignore the Past cannot Plan for the Present let alone the Future. Given what has gone on with closure of Branch Railways throughout New South Wales it would seem rather mad capped for the North West Railway Line under […]

Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines

Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines

SAY YES TO HEAVY RAIL: SAY NO TO METRO RAIL Victor P Taffa         Country New South Wales had many Branch Railway Lines closed and replaced by more costly bus services. The Newcastle Line is next and it would seem that this policy is driven by Baron Richard Beeching in the U.K. […]

ISPUT Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

ISPUT Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

25 March 2020

ISPUT Daily Visits And Page Views Over Last 30 Days Victor P Taffa 3 Visits For 9 April 2020 With Day Incomplete 466 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 614 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 10 March 2020-9 April 2020 Visits for 09 April 2020 are 3 With Day Incomplete. Visits for […]

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The Southern Thunderer Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

The Southern Thunderer Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

25 March 2020

The Southern Thunderer (TST) Daily Visits And Page Views Over Last 30 Days Victor P Taffa 7 Visits For 9 April 2020 With Day Incomplete 1,291 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 2,096 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 10 March 2020-9 April 2020 Visits for 09 April 2020 are 7 With Day […]

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Michael Easton Appointed Integrity Commission CEO

Michael Easton Appointed Integrity Commission CEO

08 April 2020

Tasmania Attorney-General Elise Archer New Integrity Commission CEO Appointed Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government is pleased to announce that, following consultation by the Premier with the Joint Standing Committee on Integrity, the Governor has appointed Mr. Michael Easton as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Integrity Commission for a period of 5 years. Mr. Easton […]

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Southern Remand Centre Construction Gets Underway

Southern Remand Centre Construction Gets Underway

08 April 2020

Tasmania Minister for Corrections Elise Archer Work Progressing On Southern Remand Centre Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government is committed to addressing the challenges facing the State’s correctional facilities, Minister for Corrections Elise Archer said. Early works for the new $79 Million Southern Remand Centre and Risdon Prison Complex Upgrade have now commenced. Managing Contractor, Hansen […]

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15 New Pre-Fabricated Classrooms To Be Built

15 New Pre-Fabricated Classrooms To Be Built

08 April 2020

Northern Territory Minister for Education Selena Uibo $10.8 Million Education Stimulus Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is supporting local jobs and investing in our children with a $10.8 Million classroom stimulus program to support the construction industry through the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of a school’s stimulus package, the government will spend $10.8 Million […]

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Remote Community Schools Package Unveiled By Minister

Remote Community Schools Package Unveiled By Minister

08 April 2020

Northern Territory Minister for Education Selena Uibo School Holiday Incentives For Remote Teachers To Remain In Community Victor P Taffa Northern Territory has implemented tough measures, including strict border control, to protect our remote communities from the spread of COVID-19. “Territory Government’s highest priority right now is to keep all Territorians safe.” Minister for Education […]

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New Loan Commitments For Housing Down 1.7 % February 2020

New Loan Commitments For Housing Down 1.7 % February 2020

08 April 2020

Australian Bureau Of Statistics New Loan Commitments For Housing Declined In February Victor P Taffa Value of new loan commitments for housing fell 1.7 % in February, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics figures. “February’s fall in the value of new loan commitments for housing follows considerable growth in the series […]

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Retail Turnover Up 0.5 % February 2020

Retail Turnover Up 0.5 % February 2020

08 April 2020

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Retail Turnover Rises 0.5 % In February Victor P Taffa Australian retail turnover rose 0.5 % in February 2020, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. A preliminary estimate of 0.4 % rise was published on 18 March 2020. “Retailers reported a range of […]

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Queensland Health Gains 3,000+ Face-Shields

Queensland Health Gains 3,000+ Face-Shields

07 April 2020

Queensland Minister for Manufacturing Cameron Dick PPE Supply Chain Boosted By Industry And Community Victor P Taffa Queensland Health has a 3,000+ supply of face-shields, thanks to the ingenuity, agility and generosity of both industry and community stakeholders. Minister for Manufacturing Cameron Dick said the Palaszczuk Government has worked closely with local suppliers and manufacturers […]

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New Kallangur Community Centre EOI Open Until 20 April 2020

New Kallangur Community Centre EOI Open Until 20 April 2020

07 April 2020

Queensland Minister for Communities Coralee O’Rourke EOI Open For Local Companies To Build New Kallangur Community Centre Victor P Taffa Kallangur is another step closer to getting a new neighbourhood centre, with the Expressions of Interest (EOI) now open for the construction of the centre. Minister for Communities Coralee O’Rourke encouraged pre-registered local building contractors […]

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Sandringham Primary School Architect Appointed

Sandringham Primary School Architect Appointed

07 April 2020

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Architect Appointed For Sandringham Rebuild Victor P Taffa Sandringham Primary School students are a step closer to returning to a rebuilt school, with an architect appointed to the exciting project. Minister for Education James Merlino today announced the appointment of Peter Elliott Architecture to draw up plans to rebuild […]

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VCE Timelines Revised For Victorian Students

VCE Timelines Revised For Victorian Students

07 April 2020

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Victorian Students To Learn From Home As VCE Timelines Revised Victor P Taffa Most Victorian students will be educated from home when Term 2 starts next week to ensure the physical distancing will help slow the spread of coronavirus, with free internet access and laptops for those students who need it […]

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Western Rock Lobster Leads Fishing Survey

Western Rock Lobster Leads Fishing Survey

07 April 2020

Western Australia Minister for Fisheries Peter Tinley Western Rock Lobster Topples Blue Swimmer Crabs In Fishing Survey Victor P Taffa Survey shows rock lobster is now the most-caught species by recreational fishers Knowing what is caught by all sectors is vital in developing management strategies Recfishing contributes $2.4 Billion annually to Western Australia’s economy Until […]

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COVID-19 Clinic To Open At Broome Hospital

COVID-19 Clinic To Open At Broome Hospital

07 April 2020

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook Second Regional COVID Clinic Joins Fight Against Coronavirus Victor P Taffa COVID clinic to open on Wednesday at Broome Hospital to reduce the spread of COVID-19 Clinic staff will test for COVID-19 in line with the expanded testing criteria for the Kimberley A dedicated COVID clinic will open […]

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Free Term 2 Sessional Kindergarten For Victorian Kids

Free Term 2 Sessional Kindergarten For Victorian Kids

06 April 2020

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Free Sessional Kinder For Victorian Kids Victor P Taffa Parents will be able to send their children to sessional kindergarten for free during term 2 and sessional providers will be given the funding certainty they need thanks to a major funding boost from the Victorian Government. Minister for Education […]

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Flow Of Essential Goods And Services Improved Due To COVID-19

Flow Of Essential Goods And Services Improved Due To COVID-19

06 April 2020

Victoria Minister for Planning Richard Wynne Boosting The Flow Of Essential Goods And Services Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is taking action to enable around the clock delivery of food and other essential goods in response to the coronavirus. Minister for Planning Richard Wynne has approved new planning rules that exempt essential businesses from existing […]

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Queensland Manufacturers Mobilise Due To COVID-19

Queensland Manufacturers Mobilise Due To COVID-19

06 April 2020

Queensland Minister for Manufacturing Cameron Dick Mighty Manufacturers #MakingItForQLD Victor P Taffa Queensland manufacturers who are mobilising and repurposing to support the state during the COVID-19 crisis are being asked to share their inspiring stories as part of the #MakingItForQLD campaign. Minister for Manufacturing Cameron Dick said the response from manufacturers and producers from all […]

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Queensland Manufacturers Step Up Due To COVID-19

Queensland Manufacturers Step Up Due To COVID-19

06 April 2020

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Manufacturers Evolve In Time Of Need Victor P Taffa Queensland manufacturers are stepping up like never before to provide essential products for health workers and communities in response to the coronavirus. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said Queensland’s manufacturers and producers have come forward to make and deliver urgently needed on-going supplies […]

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RFS Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons To Lead Resilience New South Wales

RFS Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons To Lead Resilience New South Wales

06 April 2020

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian RFS Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons To Lead New Resilience NSW Agency Victor P Taffa New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian today announced the creation of a New South Wales Government agency, Resilience NSW, which will drive world-leading disaster preparedness and recovery approach for the New South Wales community. This follows […]

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Rob Rogers Becomes New South Wales Rural Fire Service Commissioner

Rob Rogers Becomes New South Wales Rural Fire Service Commissioner

06 April 2020

New South Wales Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott Rob Rogers To become New RFS Commissioner Victor P Taffa Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott has announced Rob Rogers as the New South Wales Rural Fire Service Commissioner, following 40 years as a member and 9 years as Deputy Commissioner, serving […]

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TMAG To Undergo Maintenance Works

TMAG To Undergo Maintenance Works

05 April 2020

Tasmania Minister for the Arts Elise Archer Fast-Tracking Major Maintenance Works At TMAG Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government is creating opportunity in a challenging time by undertaking major and fast-tracked maintenance works at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) during its closure. With its doors closed to the public due to the impact of […]

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Posted in Literary & Arts

Tasmania Welcomes Temporary Visa Arrangement Changes To Help Farmers

Tasmania Welcomes Temporary Visa Arrangement Changes To Help Farmers

05 April 2020

Tasmania Minister for Primary Industries and Water Guy Barnett Supporting Agricultural Businesses And Ensuring Food Supply Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government welcomes the Federal Government’s announcement to make temporary changes to visa arrangements to help farmers access the workforce they need to secure Australia’s food and produce supply during COVID-19. Priority for the Tasmanian Government […]

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