Tropical Cyclone Iris redevelops off Queensland, strong wind and heavy rain forecast for coastal areas

Tropical Cyclone Iris redevelops off Queensland, strong wind and heavy rain forecast for coastal areas

Updated April 02, 2018 14:43:02 Photo: Satellite image of Tropical Cyclone Iris which is more than 300 kilometres north-east of Townsville. (Supplied: Bureau of Meteorology) Tropical Cyclone Iris has reformed in the Coral Sea, prompting warnings of damaging winds and heavy rainfall for a large stretch of the Queensland coast …

Migrants and refugees stem population decline in regional areas – Big Australia

Migrants and refugees stem population decline in regional areas – Big Australia

Updated March 18, 2018 12:35:12 Video: Migrants and refugees stemming population decline in regional areas (ABC News) Related Story: Study reveals refugees boosting Nhill economy Related Story: Bold rural experiment gives hope to dying towns Since escaping war in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Leonard Nyandwi has found refuge on …

Teen business owners defy unemployment in regional areas by kickstarting their own jobs

Teen business owners defy unemployment in regional areas by kickstarting their own jobs

Posted March 26, 2018 06:39:33 If you are young and live in regional Australia, finding a job can be a big challenge. In the Wide Bay region of Queensland, the youth unemployment rate is at a staggering 27.9 per cent. This statistic has driven a handful of ambitious young people …