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After the vicious cold snap, here are our tips to warm up while keeping your environmental footprint down

Yesterday, Australia’s eastern states felt a vicious cold snap, and these wintry blasts make hunkering down in isolation at home…

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As ‘lockdown fatigue’ sets in, the toll on mental health will require an urgent response

As Victorians face yet another long period of enforced lockdown, serious concerns are being raised about people’s capacity to comply…

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Childcare closed to most families, no JobKeeper: what Melbourne’s stage 4 lockdown means for parents and the sector

Childcare services and most preschools have remained open throughout the COVID-19 restrictions in Australia. From Wednesday, however, Melbourne’s stage 4…

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There are 3 new Closing the Gap education targets: here’s what they miss

The federal government this week unveiled the National Agreement on Closing the Gap. Under the strategy, all Australian governments committed…

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Unused buildings will make good housing in the world of COVID-19

We are entering an era of profound change in how we work, learn, socialise and live with COVID-19. Many people…

1 week ago

Instead of demonising Black Lives Matter protesters, leaders must act on their calls for racial justice

The intensification of the Black Lives Matter movement in the US in recent months has led to radical reform and…

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