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COVID-19

ATO Offers COVID-19 Tax Advice

ATO Offers COVID-19 Tax Advice

The Australian Taxation Office has updated its website with essential information about tax and superannuation changes that have become law following the passage of the Federal Government’s Economic Support Package.

$4b Support Package Unveiled

$4b Support Package Unveiled

The State Government released details on Tuesday of a $4 billion support package to help Queenslanders get through the COVID-19 crisis.

Qld Border Controls Explained

Qld Border Controls Explained

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says the border controls that will come into effect at midnight on Wednesday (March 25) are essential to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Call For More Telehealth Services

Call For More Telehealth Services

The National Rural Health Alliance, the peak body for rural and remote health in Australia, has welcomed the Federal Government’s expansion of telehealth Medicare item numbers.

Disaster Groups Target COVID-19

Disaster Groups Target COVID-19

There are currently no positive cases of COVID-19 in Cherbourg or the South Burnett, a joint Local Disaster Management Group meeting held in Cherbourg on Monday was told.

Unions Push For School Closures

Unions Push For School Closures

Queensland schools will remain open for the foreseeable future, Education Queensland repeated on Monday, although union officials are hopeful this position could change soon.

Business Closures Now Law

Business Closures Now Law

The business closures foreshadowed by Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Sunday night to slow the spread of COVID-19 became law in Queensland at noon on Monday.

Shop Local, Seek Help: KCCI

Shop Local, Seek Help: KCCI

The Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry is urging local businesses to seek as much assistance as they possibly can to get through the COVID-19 crisis.

Handy Guide To COVID-19 Supports

Handy Guide To COVID-19 Supports

Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has put together a list of handy links to various Fact Sheets to explain the Federal Government’s COVID-19 stimulus package of supports.

NATSILS Calls For Early Release

NATSILS Calls For Early Release

The peak national body for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services has called called for urgent action to protect Indigenous inmates from COVID-19.

Community Fund Deadline Extended

Community Fund Deadline Extended

The deadline for applications to the 2020 Ergon-Energex Community Fund has been extended as so many community groups are currently focused on their response to COVID-19,.

60 More Cases In Qld

60 More Cases In Qld

Queensland will be moving to restrict access to the State, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced on Monday afternoon.