I hope this message finds you in good health and high spirits. As we enter the month of June, which signals the beginning of the Ngoongar season of Makuru, which is cold and wet between now and July! I am delighted to share this month’s news and updates with you through the ASCCA eNews.
Brisbane Seniors Online prepares to run an upskilling and training day for volunteer mentors in Brisbane.
Brisbane Seniors Online Publicity Officer Dick Bennett, Events Manager Chelsea Ardrey and QCC club manager Jacob Fullwood meeting in respect to the event.
New International Plain Language Standard being Introduced
A major challenge in reading information online is the use of language. With new terms and acronyms it can seem like things are getting more complicated all the time. Fortunately on 20 June a new international plain language standard will be released which can help make the web an easier to understand place.
iPhone 14 SOS via Satellite now available in Australia
Apple introduced its Emergency SOS via satellite service for iPhone 14 users in Australia and New Zealand last month. This groundbreaking safety feature allows users to connect with emergency services even when there is no cellular or Wi-Fi coverage available
As the financial year draws to a close in Australia, it’s essential to remain vigilant against scammers who often exploit this time of the year to target us. These fraudsters employ various tactics, such as email and SMS phishing, to deceive people into divulging sensitive financial information or making fraudulent payments.