Regional NSW restaurant back-pays staff $22k
The restaurant will back-pay more than $22,000 to 24 workers – including teenagers paid as little as $7 per hour – following an audit by the Fair Work Ombudsman.
New date, location and categories for World’s Best Steak competition [video]
Global Meat News has launched its annual global challenge to find the World’s Best Steak with a new summer date, new London venue and new competition categories.
Hopper Kadé launches permanent eatery in Tramsheds
After a successful pop-up serving Sri Lankan street-food inspired hoppers in 2016, Ruvanie de Zoyza has opened a permanent eatery in Glebe’s Tramsheds.
“I will kill you and cancel your visa”: record penalty handed down to regional NSW cafe
Two Indian cooks are amongst five workers exploited at a café in regional NSW, coerced into paying back portions of their wages under threat of violence, dismissal and withdrawal of support for their visas.
Non-domestic assaults down: new BOCSAR research
Assaults have increased in areas around the Kings Cross and Sydney CBD lockout precincts, a new study by the NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research (BOCSAR) has found.
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Time Out Sydney’s Bar Awards winners announced
Winners for the 2017 Time Out Bar Awards were announced on 29 January, with This Must Be Place taking out two awards, and Mikey Nicolian from Continental named Bartender of the Year.
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Interim restaurant authorisations now available from Liquor & Gaming NSW
From 31 January online applicants seeking to serve liquor in restaurants and cafés under standard trading hours and conditions will...
Keep Sydney Open rally cancelled, QLD government backtracks on lockouts
The Keep Sydney Open rally planned for 21 January was called off after the state’s Supreme Court issued a ban....
91 percent decrease in violent incidences in NSW
For the first time since its inception in 2007, NSW’s violent venues list has no venues in its most serious...
Liquor & Gaming NSW reminds operators to be vigilant over festive season
Liquor & Gaming NSW has confirmed that inspectors will be maintaining a strong presence in venues across the state over...