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Election 2022: Workers could go $4000 backwards if wages and inflation don’t meet: Union (

NSW could axe Covid isolation rules soon, Brad Hazzard says | Daily Telegraph

Australia ‘must learn to live’ with COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

Omicron dishes up crisis for hospitality industry - RN Breakfast - ABC Radio National,-families-spending-christmas-in-isolation/13682172

'It actually isn't pocket change': How much Australians tip on average (

Why you'll be paying 20 per cent more to eat out across Australia - 2GB

‘Critical labour shortage’ is leading to skyrocketing hospitality wages | Sky News Australia

Wes Lambert, CEO Restaurant and Catering Australia, says businesses are calling for mandatory vaccination - ABC News

The four legal issues preventing employers from mandating vaccination - 2GB

Hotel quarantine breaches are 'guaranteed' until a vaccine rollout | Sky News Australia

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Property Council data reveals popular work from home days, occupancy rates | Herald Sun

Signs of life in Brisbane’s CBD after flood-affected false start | Brisbane | The Guardian

Restaurants fully booked after Covid | Herald Sun

Victoria COVID: Melbourne restaurant closures expected to rise despite restrictions lifting (

Melbourne hospitality crisis: 6000 restaurant, bar, cafe jobs unable to be filled | Herald Sun

How Australia can lure foreign workers back to address hospitality crisis (

Industry irate at no-change Covid-19 isolation ruling (

Amid staff shortages, restaurant owners are 'fighting over' workers to keep their businesses running - ABC News

Supply chain crisis talks underway - AM - ABC Radio’s-reinstated-restrictions-forces-restaurants/13687632

NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet restores QR code sign-ins (

Omicron sparks surge in pub and restaurant cancellations (

The restaurant openings to light up Sydney's hospitality scene (

$10b tourism prize within Qld’s grasp when border reopens (

Australia’s restaurant sector has welcomed the reopened border, as staff shortages loom over the Christmas period (

Warning Qld to be ‘left behind’ if costly Covid testing policy isn’t changed | The Courier Mail

How Australia can address the great hospo staffing crisis (

International border restrictions ease further, with hundreds of thousands to enter under visa changes - PM - ABC Radio

Queensland Government caves to hotel lobby over four-packs - Brews News

Hospitality workers could receive up to $1000 in bonuses under bold plan to attract staff (

Covid SA: Restaurants want easing of isolation rules for vaccinated workers | The Advertiser (

Victoria COVID: Double-shot mandate for hospitality causes a ‘kerfuffle of confusion’ (

20-person cap on restaurant bookings takes industry by surprise - 2GB

Menu items and wages set to soar due to labour shortages (

Sydney restaurants ‘flabbergasted’ at 20-person booking cap backflip | Daily Telegraph

NSW businesses confused about who will enforce rules for unvaccinated customers | New South Wales | The Guardian

Restaurant and Catering Association 'bewildered' by Qld Bill - Brews News

Health Minister says police ‘not at the forefront’ of vaccination enforcement (

Sydney chefs prepare for anti-vax backlash ahead of hospitality venues reopening | Daily Telegraph

NSW government urged to implement ‘reasonable restrictions’ on hospitality sector | Sky News Australia

Plans for NSW retail to somersault into action with hairdressers, nail salons likely to open first (

NSW COVID: State tells hotspot workers no jab, no work ( 

Hospitality industry calls for vaccine passport - hospitality | Magazine (

Sydney lockdown: Retailers brace for $500m in lost trade (

The 'trade-off' to easing restrictions in Queensland - 4BC

Hospitality jobs Qld: $115k salaries, 46,000 jobs up for grabs | Best paying jobs revealed | The Courier Mail

Here's how one of Melbourne's newest foodie precincts is powering through the latest COVID-19 lockdown | Business Insider

Qld jobs: Queensland businesses at breaking point as vacancies rates skyrocket | The Courier Mail

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Concerns delays to the vaccine rollout will slow full recovery for tourism-reliant businesses (

Hospitality and retail industries call for a delay to minimum wage increase (

Lockdown Victoria: Valentine’s Day chaos for traders amid coronavirus outbreak | Herald Sun

COVID Melbourne: Billion-dollar blow to Victorian economy | Herald Sun

COVID Melbourne: One new case, Victoria enters five-day lockdown amid Holiday Inn cluster | Herald Sun

‘Things have changed’: Some restrictions eased as NSW strikes balance (

What’s open Adelaide: restaurants open for Christmas Day | The Advertiser (

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