Cheaper off-shore labour and production costs, interest rate rises, inflation and a rising Aussie dollar have collectively cruelled the Australian manufacturing industry.
Cheaper off-shore labour and production costs, interest rate rises, inflation and a rising Aussie dollar have collectively cruelled the Australian manufacturing industry. Contributed

New grants for manufacturers

TWO new Clean Technology Program Grants are now open to applications from Australian manufacturers.

Both programs provide grants for investments in energy efficient capital equipment and low pollution technologies, processes and products.

To apply for a grant, or for more information, visit the AusIndustry  website..



One person in hospital after Tin Can Bay crash

Premium Content One person in hospital after Tin Can Bay crash

The two-car crash happened on Tin Can Bay Rd and Bayside Rd this morning.

Changing conditions bring relief to those fighting fires

Premium Content Changing conditions bring relief to those fighting fires

The fire response is being co-ordinated by an incident management team

Grisly and shocking: Coast’s houses of death revealed

Premium Content Grisly and shocking: Coast’s houses of death revealed

Here are the houses of death that stained the Coast’s history