Federal budget 2021 suggests international borders won’t reopen until mid-next year

The international border is expected to remain closed until mid-2022 and under the assumptions laid out in the budget, a quarantine program will remain in place, limiting overseas arrivals. Some international travel may begin sooner, but the budget papers imply a gap between when borders fully reopen and when all Australians …

Mother’s Day Australia 2021: The history of the holiday

When is Mother’s Day in Australia in 2021? Mother’s Day in Australia falls on Sunday, 9 May, 2021. It’s traditionally celebrated on the second Sunday in May and was first celebrated in Australia in 1910, according to the National Library of Australia. “Australia celebrated “Mother’s Day” yesterday for the first …