Local St Kilda and Melbourne City news
Advice to Toys R Us customers
May 23, 2018
Toys R Us customers with valid gift cards, or goods held under deposit, are being updated on their options after the company was placed into administration.
More than 40...
Anchor furniture to keep our kids safe
April 02, 2017
Tragically, up to two children die and hundreds of children are injured in Australian households every year by furniture or TVs toppling over.
Today, NSW Fair Trading and other co...
Panic purchases a pain for consumers
December 12, 2016
NSW Fair Trading Commissioner, Rod Stowe is urging consumers to stick to a budget, do their research and read the fine print before making last minute Christmas purchases.
Avoiding the pitfalls of workplace functions
November 09, 2016
As many businesses and employees throughout NSW prepare to hold end of year celebrations, NSW Fair Trading and SafeWork NSW have come together to warn workers to be aware of their ...
Consumer-protection agencies highlight button-batt
September 20, 2016
Each week, about 20 children visit Australian hospitals for injuries related to lithium button batteries, and two Australian children have died after swallowing button batteries.
Coast to host State Firefighter Championship
August 03, 2016
While Australia's elite athletes are preparing to compete for Olympic gold in Rio, closer to home Australia's elite firefighters are preparing to descend on the Central Coast for F...