Telstra is yet to provide details on what caused a major outage which impacted services across the country.

The issue caused dramas at retailers, with a number of banks reporting their EFTPOS terminals and ATMs weren’t working for hours yesterday

They’re since back up and running.

Day Care Fees Up, Childcare Workers Wages Stay Same

The wages of childcare workers is in the spotlight once again as figures show they’re stagnant, while day care fees have risen.


Educators are among the lowest paid professionals in the country.

United Voice WA secretary Karma Lord told 96FM it was unacceptable:

“Parents can be paying up to $170 per day but the educators are receiving around $21 an hour, so there is a lot of money that is either going missing or not being used wisely in the sector.”

Powerball Jackpots To Record-Breaking $110 Million

If you dreamt about winning the huge $80 million Powerball draw on Thursday night.. sorry to burst your bubble.

While no one took out the Division One prize, it’s jackpotted to a whopping $110 million.


One lucky West Aussie, however, took out the Division Two prize, pocketing just over $91,000.

Not too shabby.