No plans for Tasmanian AFL workforce: McLachlan

Tasmania will be granted a provisional VFL licence in 2021 and receive extra funding but there are no plans to grant the state its own AFL team. AFL boss Gillon McLachlan on Tuesday handed down the findings of a review aimed at rebuilding football in Tasmania following years of disunity …

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Gold Coast scented tea to lure Japanese

The scent of Surfers Paradise in the wee hours of Sunday morning might not be the most appealing aroma, but Queensland tourism authorities hope it’s just the thing to attract young Japanese women to the glitter strip. The state government has commissioned a series of five herbal teas, capturing the …

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Great Migrations a journey of learning

WALPOLE Primary School’s Great Migrations integrated learning journey was on show last week when more than 100 parents and community members visited the school to learn about the project. With the local environment at the centre of the project, students from Kindergarten through to Year 6 engage through science, technology, …

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Domain flashes cash to hire Google boss

Real estate advertiser Domain has tempted Google’s local boss to join as chief executive with a multi-million dollar package that includes a $500,000 bonus for four months’ work. Google Australia and New Zealand managing director Jason Pellegrino will join on August 27 and, if he is still in the job …

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