Posts Tagged ‘Department of Human Services’

Big Day Out

Posted: 3:59 pm on 24th April 2015

“The world is a book,” St. Augustine once said, “and those who do not travel, read only one page.” The new grads at the Department of Human Services must be pretty busy reading then. See, DHS recently spent $13,200 of your money on “coach hire for graduate events in Canberra.” The DHS website proudly trumpets that, as part of the graduate employment program, grads will have access to many professional development opportunities, a…

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$23,000 to tell stories

Posted: 11:03 am on 22nd October 2013

Have you, dear reader, ever felt like there was a novel inside you, struggling to get out? Are you always the one regaling your mates at the pub with stories of your daredevil weekend exploits? Have your kids ever forced you to tell them a bedtime story before they would consent to you leaving their room? Well, WasteWatch recommends you make your way down to the federal Department of Human…

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