Some 300 Defence personnel are cracking down on COVID-19 lockdown compliance. A Western Sydney leadership group says that’s not the solution.
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Some 300 Defence personnel are cracking down on COVID-19 lockdown compliance. A Western Sydney leadership group says that’s not the solution.

  • The decision to use police and ADF personnel to conduct high-visibility compliance checks during Sydney's lockdown has been questioned.
  • Some 300 troops will be door-knocking at the homes of positive COVID-19 cases, in an attempt to ensure they are staying home.
  • But those tactics send a "fairly negative message in this current climate".
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An Aussie TikTok influencer was called out for promoting crypto to his young fans. It raises questions about whether laws governing financial advice are fit for purpose.

Australian influencers are jumping on a growing global trend: spruiking cryptocurrency on social media. The most notable example is 20-year-old influencer Atis Paul, who along with his sister and girlfriend have been recommending a token called Hushcoin to their followers. While the government has dismissed the dangers of financial influencers […]
An Aussie TikTok influencer was called out for promoting crypto to his young fans. It raises questions about whether laws governing financial advice are fit for purpose.
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Naked Wines is like Shark Tank for small winemakers — I tried a suspiciously generous $100-off voucher and was surprised by the quality of the wines

I discovered Naked Wines thanks to a A$100-off voucher and was impressed by the quality of “easy drinking” wines, the 100% satisfaction guarantee, and the interesting way the company supports small winemakers. Naked Wines is kind of like a “Shark Tank” for the wine industry where winemakers propose a wine, […]
Naked Wines is like Shark Tank for small winemakers — I tried a suspiciously generous $100-off voucher and was surprised by the quality of the wines
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The best Christmas celebration wines over $50

The second half of our two-parter on Xmas wines is a real “best-of-the-best” – it’s for those that want to live large and emphatically say “good riddance” to 2020 and its woes. When there is something to celebrate, champagne must be present. Why not chose something from a less well-known […]
The best Christmas celebration wines over $50