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May 2024
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A whole month for a mortgage?
To speak of a ‘housing crisis’ in Australia is increasingly trite. Housing in Australia is now simply a disaster. Month after month, indicator after indicator, the picture gets increasingly bleak....
May 2024
reports
Fuel on the Fire
The McKell Institute’s latest report, Fuel on the Fire: Fixing the policy gaps driving petrol station robberies in SA, outlines a three-point action plan to improve service station workers safety...
May 2024
reports
A Model for the Nation? Four Years of Victoria’s Section 33ZDA
In 2020, the Parliament of Victoria passed 33ZDA of the Supreme Court Act 1986 (Vic), empowering the Supreme Court of Victoria to make ‘group costs orders’ (GCOs). These orders allow...

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Post budget drinks with Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas

Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas joined McKell Institute members and friends for post-budget drinks, where he talked about the need to drive the state’s economic performance while carefully prioritising spending. With thanks to our hosts Plenary Group. [gallery...

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Budget 2024/25: What’s in it for the states?

Queensland Significant funding of $1.2 billion for the direct Sunshine Coast rail line and $431.7 million for the Coomera Connector Stage 1 (Coomera to Nerang) in Queensland with further funding to duplicate the Bruce Highway on top of money already committed to...

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