Booming migration numbers accounted for 84 per cent of Australia’s population growth in 2023, according to the the latest figures from the ABS, pushing the total population to nearly 27 million. Net overseas migration was 547,300 in 2023, with 751,000 arrivals and 204,200 departures. The 27 million figure marks aContinue Reading

Former premiers Daniel Andrews and Mark McGowan have been awarded the nation’s highest honour, despite their controversial handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Both have received the Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) for their significant contributions to public health. Mr Andrews was recognised for his health policies and infrastructureContinue Reading