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Source: Victorian Auditor-General

Tram accessiblity issues raise barriers for Victorians with a disability

On October 15, the Victorian Auditor General’s office issued a report on tram accessibility. This stated that the Department of Transport was […]

Source: Pacific Harbour Golf Course

The people’s park or the people’s golf course: What is the future of the Northcote Golf Course?

While Northcote golf course was closed to golfers during stage 4 restrictions, the Darebin City council opened it up to the public. […]

Source: Vic Councils

Victorian Council Elections: What does it mean to stand for local council?

With Council election voting closing last Friday, reporter Anneliese Farrer dives into what is required of candidates, who might be interested in […]

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Greater government support required for social housing due to COVID-19

Vulnerable communities have been effected by the current pandemic and the need for better support from the government in the development and […]

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How the regional town of Shepparton defeated COVID-19

Last week, the small regional Victorian city of Shepparton recorded three cases of COVID-19 linked to the Chadstone butchers outbreak. Fortunately they […]

ABC News: Daniel Fermer

Frontline workers reveal what it’s like working during COVID

Frontline retail workers have been one of the many unsung heroes during the coronavirus pandemic. From keeping the shelves stacked to chatting […]

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News Talks #12: Increased uni fees will not solve higher education’s problems

Reporters Millie Spencer and Wing Kuang spoke to Dr. Gwilym Croucher (Senior Lecturer at Melbourne University’s Centre for the Study of Higher […]

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News Talks #11: How social media spreads misinformation

Hosts Bec Jordan and Vidita Sharma spoke with University of Technology Sydney Professor Marian-Andrei Rizoiu about the ways misinformation spreads through social […]

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LGBT+ community fear Amy Coney Barrett’s looming confirmation to U.S. Supreme Court

After the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsberg, President Donald Trump announced Amy Coney Barrett as his Supreme Court nominee. Barrett is known […]

Source: BPD Awareness Week

Borderline Personality Awareness Week is October 1-7. So, what does that mean?

CONTENT WARNING: this story makes mention of mental illness and suicide. From October 1 to October 7, campaigners from BPD Awareness Week […]