Russian import tariffs

The Australian Government is taking further action to increase the economic costs to Russia following its illegal invasion of Ukraine, supported by Belarus.

14 April 2022

COVID-19 update: RAT testing and close contact rule changes

Queensland has adopted a nationally-agreed definition of a COVID-19 close contact, as well as applying consistent isolation periods for people who have tested positive.

6 January 2022

COVID-19 UPDATE: masks from 2 January

From 1am 2 January 2022 Queensland Health has issued a Mandatory Face Mask Direction advising that masks will be required in all indoor spaces, except in the family home or where it is unsafe to wear one.

2 January 2022

COVID-19 update: confirmed cases and close contact rule changes

From today Queensland is adopting a nationally-agreed definition of a COVID-19 close contact, as well as applying consistent isolation periods for people who have tested positive.

31 December 2021

COVID-19 update: changes to close and casual contacts

Read all about the Queensland Government’s recently announced changes to requirements for close and casual contacts, and how to manage a COVID-19 case in the workplace.

22 December 2021

SME Recovery Loan Scheme extended

The federal government has extended its small medium enterprise (SME) Recovery Loan Scheme until June 2022.

17 December 2021

COVID-19 update: Masks mandatory across Queensland for certain businesses

If you are completing construction work for businesses with mask mandates, you must follow their directives and advice.

17 December 2021

COVID-19 update: Measures effective from 17 December 2021

From 17 December 2021 some premises will only allow fully vaccinated persons in their venues. If you are working at one of these you and your workers undertaking that work will likely need to be vaccinated.

16 December 2021

COVID-19 update: Border re-opening 13 December

With the border re-opening from 1am on 13 December 2021, Queensland Health recently released a Queensland restrictions update that covers changes to Queensland’s border restrictions at 80% fully vaccinated, as well as the Border Restrictions Direction (No. 56).

10 December 2021

Christmas cashflow

Set down the tools and pick up the calendar to look at what the holidays mean for your business and your cash flow.

8 December 2021

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