Weekly Times – Nationals vow to protect ABC’s regional radio services

A NATIONALS senator will seek assurances from the ABC that there’ll be no reduction in regional radio services.      Hundreds of regional Victorians attended rallies in Ballarat, Bendigo and Wodonga today after the Federal Government confirmed the broadcaster would have its budget cut by $254 million over the next five years. Victorian Nationals Senator…

Free national resource filling huge gaps in science education

Senator Bridget McKenzie and the Australian Science Teachers Association will launch Science ASSIST, a free national science resource, on November 12th at Parliament House, Canberra. Science ASSIST directly addresses a gap in the provision of crucial safety and support information for science teachers and school laboratory technicians, which has been recognised by the Office of…