Shane Cucow, plastics spokesperson for the Australian Marine Conservation Society, said: “SA has long been ahead of the curve on plastics. They were the first state or territory to introduce a container deposit scheme way back in 1977 and the first to ban plastic bags in 2009. … [Read more...] about South Australia’s ban on single-use plastic cutlery and straws hailed as ‘historic’
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'It is possible when the winds turn southerly, we may see a few thunderstorms but that will only be in the southern regions and South West Slopes.' … [Read more...] about Australia’s east coast to be smashed by a heat wave with Sydney to hit 29C on Thursday – but the hottest weather in months will bring wild winds and dust storms
So why doesn’t the media want to celebrate these actors’ Australianness? The media regularly, proudly crowns “our” Cate, “our” Baz and “our” Nicole (who, for the record, was born in Hawaii). Is it another symptom of our under-resourced outlets? Is it because their audiences tend not to identify non-white immigrant Australians as our “own”? Or is it the fault of primarily white media institutions that overlook them, consciously or otherwise? … [Read more...] about These actors are doing huge things in Hollywood. So why isn’t Australia celebrating them?
Until now Mr Morrison has repeatedly hailed the 'good faith co-operation' of the national cabinet - but his opponents deride this as spin by 'Scotty from marketing' and say the meetings have achieved little. … [Read more...] about Scott Morrison faces his toughest test yet in a Friday showdown where he must pull Australia’s power-hungry premiers into line and force them to open the borders before millions of jobs are lost, writes CHARLIE MOORE
Who could it be? The Masked Singer introduced yet another mysterious celebrity contestant ahead of this year's show and fans believe queen could be Courtney Act or Lucy Durack … [Read more...] about From a ‘classically trained’ Dragonfly, to a Bushranger ‘wanted dead or alive’ and a ‘dangerous’ Cactus: Fans try to DECODE all the Masked Singer Australia clues ahead of its premiere