COVID-19

COVID-19 UPDATE: No Payroll Tax On the Cards?

CCIQ Coronavirus Daily Update Today, we teleconferenced with Treasurer Jackie Trad to inform her and the State Government about what more they will need to do to help Queensland businesses through the coronavirus pandemic. Last week the State and Federal Governments both announced some support, but we know this will not be enough. We have urged …

Federal Government $17.6 billion Economic Stimulus Package

Federal Government $17.6 billion Economic Stimulus Package

ECONOMIC STIMULUS PACKAGE The Morrison Government has announced a $17.6 billion economic plan to keep Australians in jobs, keep businesses in business and support households and the Australian economy as the world deals with the significant challenges posed by the spread of the coronavirus.The targeted stimulus package is focused on keeping Australians in jobs and …

COVID-19: Events cancelled or postponed

COVID-19: Events cancelled or postponed

In light of the current concerns surrounding COVID-19, South Burnett Regional Council has posted a thread, open for ANY Non-Profit or Community Group wishing to advise cancellations and/or postponements of events or gatherings. View here

Australian Government Economic Stimulus package – Support for business

Yesterday the Australian Government announced a range of measures to support small businesses and employees, including apprentices and trainees, to manage the impacts of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.  The key components of the package include: Support for business Support is available for small and medium businesses with aggregated annual turnover under $50 million to cover the …

South Burnett Mayor calls for calm

South Burnett Mayor calls for calm

Image courtesy of southburnett.com.au South Burnett Regional Council held a special media conference on Saturday afternoon to update local residents via live video about the novel coronavirus COVID-19 in Kingaroy. The address followed a meeting of the South Burnett Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) – which consists of members of local emergency services and Queensland Health …