Thousands of Australians are queuing at Centerlink as a result of the lockdown of non-essential venues like restaurants, pubs, and clubs to mitigate the spread of coronavirus. It’s a difficult scene to watch as the government are pushing for strict social distancing and isolation at home. There have been heartbreaking scenes across Sydney, as the […]
“Schools in NSW from tomorrow will remain open, the health advice has not changed. However, for practical reasons, in NSW we’ll be encouraging parents to keep children at home.” – Premier Gladys Berejiklian. NSW recorded an increase of 136 novel coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the state’s total count to 669. The […]
Congratulations NSW Blues!!! Finally The NSW Blues made history today June 18, 2014 ending an eight years drought with a 6-4 victory over Queensland Maroons in Game 2 of the 2014 State of Origin series at ANZ Stadium, Olympic Park, Sydney NSW! They finally bring home the crown after 8 years! A huge celebration for […]
Student protesters surprised ABC’s Q&A program’s avid watchers and studio audience airing their sentiment to the ongoing issue of privatization and deregulation of higher education.
The wait is over for the yearly prestigious Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race 2013. Race favourite Wild Oats XI won a record seven (7) consecutive races tonight as the team cross the finish line just after 7:07pm, local time.
Making news today here in Sydney is about the Sydney Monorail which will discontinue its operation after the New South Wales State Government bought it for $19.8 million. The State Government said that the Sydney Monorail will be torn down to fit a new convention centre at Darling Harbour and to give way for a better transport system. It was revealed that Sydney Monorail as one of the most expensive public transport systems in the world. Whew!
A news report said that Sydney is the 9th most expensive city in the world! It’s Australia’s most expensive city to live. The report “The cost of a loaf of bread in Sydney has almost doubled in the past decade in US dollar terms, while petrol prices have risen threefold and rice prices have almost quadrupled.” Read more here.
Is this the cost of living in a beautiful city?
Ten News posted this clip on their Youtube channel sharing practical tips on how to save and survive the costs of living in Sydney.