Woollies Low Pay – A Race to the Bottom


Bob’s got a Christmas Bee in his KAP bonnet. The Federal Member for Kennedy and KAP Leader, Bob Katter is in disbelief and disappointment he says, following receiving the news that a massive wages deal has been struck between Woolworths and conservative union SDA (Shop, Distributive & Allied … [Read more...]

Eligibility for Upskilling

Farm Business Management

The Rural Jobs and Skills Alliance (RJSA), facilitated by Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF), has been successful in lobbying the State Government to change the eligibility criteria for farm employees wanting to upskill through the Farm Business Management course. The decision by the … [Read more...]

More Funding for Farm Loans

farm loans

The Queensland Government’s First Start and Sustainability Loans are now open for application again, with more funding and lower interest rates. $120 million is being made available under the programs for 2017-18. Administered by the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority (QRIDA), … [Read more...]

Your Chance to Buy In

Queensland’s Gasfields

Commerce Roma President, Mitch Greig will be one of the attendees at this weeks’ GasFields Forum and the organization is seeking members who have any issues or concerns that they would like raised, to let them know by close of business Wednesday. The Forum is being held Thursday and is the result … [Read more...]