Posts Tagged ‘news’

Travel Europe and get paid? Easy, right?! – Guest blog at Modonews

Written by Grant Mills on . Posted in European Bazaar, Festivals, Frontpage Blog, Media, News

So what are some of the tricks behind organising a big project as a journalist. Well, I had no idea prior to diving head first into arranging my upcoming European Bazaar festival extravaganza!

I’ve just guest blogged over at Modonews, about some of the things I’ve learnt in the planning. A little glimpse into the goals and the goings-on behind the scenes at One Small World.

Selling the furniture – Privatising Australia

Written by Grant Mills on . Posted in News, Politics, Society

With the incoming Abbot government came a promise of a Commission of Audit – a wide-ranging assessment of Government assets – ostensibly to fulfil their electoral promise on cutting down on wasteful government expenditure.

(Anyone that had their ears open to Joe Hockey prior to the election would not have missed his constant bleating over the Labor Government spending $180,000 on studying ergonomic chairs – a number that was in fact wrong by several magnitudes, according to the Department of Human Services – but let’s not get caught up on that.)