The Petroleum Resource Rent Tax fiasco

The Petroleum Resource Rent Tax fiasco

Yesterday the Australian National Audit Officepublished a bombshell report into the collection of North West Shelf royalty revenue. ANAOfound that $5 billion worth of deductions were claimed by oil and gas companies despitemany of these deductions not being permitted on the Commonwealth royalty schedule. Theyalso found that it had been 17 years since the department …

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Director Garth Davis talks LION

Director Garth Davis talks LION

With Lion, it works on so many different levels from the adoption, to the sense of belonging somewhere. How did it appeal to you? On the one level, it was just such a great adventure. It was such an epic tale to see how this little boy went on this enormous journey, so that really …

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South Australian borders

South Australian borders

Today South Australia's land borders are definedto the west by the 129° east longitude with Western Australia, to the north by the 26thparallel south latitude with the Northern Territory and Queensland and to the east by141° east longitude with Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria; however, this isnot where all borders are actually marked on …

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2017 Ford Escape Preview

2017 Ford Escape Preview

Ford Australia has this month replaced itsKuga mid-sized SUV with the newly-named Escape. Built on the same underpinnings, and withfamiliar drivelines and equipment grades, the Escape will go on sale locally in January. Slightly cheaper than its predecessor, theEscape range now extends to eight model variants, offering two and all-wheel drive configurations,and the choice of …

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