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Milla Haines

Milla Haines is an award-winning journalist and true finance author with 10 years' experience in covering international and nation events. She has worked as a foreign correspondent in the US, South East Asia and Europe, and now specialises in market and technology.

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How Greg Hunt sold the idea of My Health Record

Australian Health Minister Greg Hunt was famously in charge of educating Australians on the rollout of the controversial My Health Record. The system was...

John Howard’s unique economic history

With many arguing that recent Australian governments have been major disappointments, a lot of people are turning to the past with rose-tinted glasses. This...

The cultural legacy of Steve Irwin

While Paul Hogan’s ‘Crocodile Dundee’ character was tough-guy who wrestled with crocodiles, Steve Irwin was the real-life version. Steve Irwin is fondly remembered as...

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How Greg Hunt sold the idea of My Health Record

Australian Health Minister Greg Hunt was famously in charge of educating Australians on the rollout of the controversial My Health Record. The system was...

The legacy of Dick Smith and his electronics business

Born in 1944, Richard Harold Smith went on to become a famous Australian entrepreneur who founded the Dick Smith electronics store chain. He was...

The history of the iconic Paddy’s Markets in Sydney

Paddy’s Market is not as world-famous as other Sydney attractions like the Opera House or the Randwick Race Course, but it’s still iconic. Multiple...

Woolworths, the ‘super’ supermarket

Woolworths, also know colloquially as “Woolies”, is a supermarket and grocery chain that is owned by Woolworths Group. It was founded in 1924, and...

Vegemite became a market-leading spread

Vegemite is one of the most iconic Australian foods. It is a dark brown spread that is made from recycled leftovers of brewer’s yeast...

Bunnings leads the home improvement market in Australia

Bunning Warehouse is a household hardware chain in Australia and a very successful one at that. It has been under Wesfarmers ownership since 1994...

The Billabong Clothing Brand

Billabong is an Australian clothing retailer and surf company. It also sells many other products like backpacks and watches. It also sells skateboarding and...

Humble Australian Technology: Clapperboards

One of the most notable Australian technological inventions is the deceptively simple clapperboard. If this is your first time learning what the name of...

The critical invention of Dave Warren

David ‘Dave’ Warren was born in 1925 was a famous Australian scientist who was best known for his technology that became “the black box”...

Scott Morrison’s Digital Technology Taskforce

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a Digital Technology Taskforce that was a part of the Department of the Prime Minister, as well as...

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How Greg Hunt sold the idea of My Health Record

Australian Health Minister Greg Hunt was famously in charge of educating Australians on the rollout of the controversial My Health Record. The system was...

The legacy of Dick Smith and his electronics business

Born in 1944, Richard Harold Smith went on to become a famous Australian entrepreneur who founded the Dick Smith electronics store chain. He was...

John Howard’s unique economic history

With many arguing that recent Australian governments have been major disappointments, a lot of people are turning to the past with rose-tinted glasses. This...

The cultural legacy of Steve Irwin

While Paul Hogan’s ‘Crocodile Dundee’ character was tough-guy who wrestled with crocodiles, Steve Irwin was the real-life version. Steve Irwin is fondly remembered as...