School leavers should spend their gap years picking fruit, bipartisan committee urges

School leavers should spend their gap years picking fruit, bipartisan committee urges

School leavers who spend a gap year picking fruit could get a discount on their university loans under a plan put forward by a bipartisan parliamentary inquiry. Other options proposed by the committee include letting unemployed people keep welfare payments …

Check Also

Early impression: new government ‘not doing well’

Early impression: new government ‘not doing well’

Canberra Matters” columnist PAUL COSTIGAN has put together some early impressions of the ACT’s new …

Surveillance laws to be overahuled after review by former ASIO chief

Surveillance laws to be overahuled after review by former ASIO chief

A review of Australia's intelligence agencies has recommended that the law governing the activities of …

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.