What's Happening

'We know that many girls struggle to afford menstrual products': Victoria is the first Australian state or territory to provide free pads and tampons in public schools


DiDi is extending its parcel delivery service to Sydney, after launching in Melbourne and Perth


The Queensland government is offering a $150 million 'rescue package' for universities affected by the coronavirus



Victoria is officially in a 'state of disaster' and Melbourne is under stage four lockdowns. Here's where each state and territory are with coronavirus restrictions.


Uber Air won't be doing any test flights in Melbourne this year due to COVID-19 air travel restrictions, the company says


Woolworths is 'strongly' encouraging the use of face masks in its stores in New South Wales, Queensland and the ACT as coronavirus cases rise



This house in Victoria is suspended on a pole 40 metres above the ground and has views of both the ocean and the Great Ocean Road – take a look inside


The ACCC will consider letting Rex, Virgin and Qantas continue coordinating on regional flights during the pandemic


Gyms in New South Wales will need to have a 'hygiene marshal' on-site at all times from this Saturday


Victoria has lost 7.3% of all jobs in the state since the middle of March


People 'haven’t been as quick to restrict their movement' in the Melbourne CBD in the second round of lockdowns, according to new data


Queensland is on its way to securing a rocket launch site, which could bring more jobs to the state's space industry



Seafolly could get a lifeline from its previous parent company after going into voluntary administration


DoorDash and the Transport Workers Union have entered an agreement to support drivers during the pandemic, including financial help if they contract the virus


This estate in South Australia looks like a castle and is a popular venue for weddings. Take a look inside.


Sales at David Jones have taken a hammering through the coronavirus pandemic, but the lifting of restrictions has seen a recovery



New South Wales is pausing stamp duty for first home buyers, as it aims to boost house construction through the pandemic


McDonald's is building its 1000th restaurant in Australia, a 'sustainability flagship' site in Melton South, Victoria


300 properties were removed from short stay platforms in Tasmania for not meeting state regulations


UNSW will launch a world-first undergraduate degree in quantum engineering


LinkedIn is laying off 960 staff, including workers in Australia, as the coronavirus rattles global hiring


This home in Western Australia is built out of 9 shipping containers. Take a look inside.


The list of 50 best places to work in Australia in 2020 has been released, and it includes Salesforce, Canva and eBay


'She's on the Money' podcast host Victoria Devine on helping millennial women feel more empowered when it comes to their finances


Ola is the latest rideshare company to add a business travel feature, as employees start returning to work


One of Australia’s only surgical-grade face mask producers says it is worried about Melbourne's compulsory mask rule, as it is already struggling to meet demand


Deloitte predicts around 10% of businesses have a high risk of failure by September if JobKeeper payments end


The Federal Court rules Kogan misled customers on a sales promotion by jacking up the price before applying discounts


A list of Netflix's original Australian shows, including "Tidelands" and "Hannah Gadsby: Nanette"


Travel agent Helloworld is closing 5% of its stores as the coronavirus pandemic continues to disrupt global travel


Trello co-founder Michael Pryor on new tools designed to curb 'meeting fatigue' and information overload in our new hybrid working reality


Netflix is developing a biopic on Aussie Jessica Watson – the youngest person to sail solo and unassisted around the world


'I was just this kid out of the western suburbs in Melbourne': Rollie Nation founder Vince Lebon on his experience designing sneakers in the US


One of the largest properties on Sydney's Northern Beaches is on the market for up to $11 million. Take a look inside.


A new government-commissioned report into the Victorian gig economy has been released. Here are its recommendations to improve conditions for workers.


'It's like another kick in the guts': Restaurant owners in Melbourne on how they're tackling the 2nd round of lockdowns


Qantas is revamping its Frequent Flyer program as domestic travel kicks off again. Here are all the extras on offer.


The University of Queensland has begun human trials of its coronavirus vaccine candidate


Didi is launching in 20 more locations in August, including Adelaide and Canberra


Buy now, pay later platform Sezzle is raising $86 million, days after Afterpay announced its own capital raise


Virgin Australia has launched a huge sale on flights to Queensland as the border reopens


Sausage sizzles are returning to Bunnings this weekend – starting in Tasmania and the Northern Territory


Queensland is opening its border on Friday to most states and territories. Here's what you need to know if you want to enter.


'I love to smash stereotypes': The founder of Aboriginal-owned, non-alcoholic beer company Sobah on the brand's social purpose


The owner of Just Jeans and Peter Alexander is closing its metro Melbourne stores as the second round of lockdowns begins


ANU is conducting an Aussie-first trial to see whether electric vehicles can be used as backup for the power grid


Woolworths and Coles have once again reinstated purchase limits in Victoria, as Melbourne heads for lockdown


Penfolds lays claim to producing the most expensive bottle of Australian wine ever. Its chief winemaker explains what's behind its 176 years of success.


This new feature on LinkedIn lets you record your name so your contacts know how to pronounce it


Coles and Woolworths have once again removed limits on purchases – with one exception