Zone Tax Offset as well as employer provided housing concessions should go, says the commission, potentially hitting people including emergency and medical personal permanently stationed in remote communities.. MICHAEL TRULL reports.
UPDATE February 27, 3.30pm: The Minerals Council of Australia welcomes the news the Morrison Government will not be acting on the recommendations.
Traversing the West MacDonnell Ranges, yarning about outback families facing challenges, overcoming adversity and developing resilience in their everyday lives – that's what Horses for Courses is all about.
Mining, nursing, delivering babies, shopkeeping and reading bureaucrats the riot's act – it was all in a day's work for Joan Johannsen (pictured). From information provided by husband Lindsay Johannsen.
Child health and the pitfalls of progress. ERWIN CHLANDA speaks with John Boulton at the Caring for Country Kids conference underway in Alice Springs. Photo: Bradshaw School students took part in the conference yesterday. The student leadership group met Megan Mitchell, the Australian Children's Commissioner.