Game of Fair Wages – Season Final

Game of Fair Wages is an industrial fight that pits our hardworking pharmacists against the Lower and Upper Houses of Australia.   The pharmacists sacrifice their time with family and friends to care for the community – on weeknights and weekends, for appalling pay and conditions.  Over the last two seasons, the Coalition – controlling both…

Save more with Professionals Australia

On Tuesday, Professionals Australia launched a brand–new savings portal. This portal is a massive improvement on our savings program, and will add even more value to our membership!  To celebrate the launch, a competition (exclusive to members) is running till Thursday 30 June, 2019 (23:59 PM AEST). Save the most and $1000 could be added to your eWallet.  eWallet  We’ve made purchasing and using member…

Federal Budget 2019-20

The 2019-20 Federal Budget will have a significant impact on Australia’s Pharmacists. Pharmacists remain one of the most underpaid professional groups in our economy. The funding model for pharmacy is one of the major drivers of this outcome. As a result, Federal Government funding through budget allocations is particularly important for pharmacists. Professional Pharmacists Australia…

Know your rights as a casual employee

CASUAL EMPLOYMENT    In recent times, the Australian workforce has undergone a process known as casualisation. Close to 2.5 million workers in Australia are working on a casual basis.   Casual employees work on a ‘shift-to-basis’, and NO certainty of ongoing work.  Does your work fall under these indicators?   No guaranteed hours of work   Working irregular hours   No paid…

Member Advantage with HCF

GET UP TO A $200 EFT REWARD WITH HCF As a Professionals Australia Member Advantage member, you can access a great range of additional benefits when you join HCF as a corporate member. These include: A joining bonus: Get Couples or Family cover and receive a $200 EFT reward, or get Singles cover and receive…

Member Advantage: QANTAS Club

Travel in comfort and style with savings on Qantas Club memberships. Your benefits program gives you access to corporate rates to join or renew your Qantas Club membership and save over $300*. Enjoy Qantas and partner lounges across Australia and the world and invite a family member or colleagues to join you. You also receive…