20 Dubbo Photo News January 3-9, 2019 IN BRIEF Hearings into Aged Care to stream online DUBBO residents relying on, or working in, the aged care system can watch the preliminary public hearing of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety online on Friday, January 18, from 10am. The hearing will be streamed live through the Royal Commission’s website and a transcript will be available on the Royal Commission’s site after the hearing. The hearing will be held at the Roma Mitchell Commonwealth Law Court Building in Adelaide and is also open to the public, although seating will be limited. At the hearing the Commissioners will set out their vision for the operation of the Royal Commission. Blockchain may underpin welfare payments DUBBO residents accessing the Government’s welfare system are being assured there’ll be increased personal data security when a prototype platform is trialled in 2020. The federal government’s Digital Transformation Agency is working with CSIRO’S digital platform development agency, Data61, on a pilot project intended to investigate the potential of ‘blockchain’ for improving government service delivery. “The era of standing in line to file government paperwork is coming to an end,” the CEO of Secure Logic Santosh Devaraj said, “as is our reliance on physical identification cards to establish your identity or proof of age with law enforcement or at licenced venues.” Mr Devaraj claimed these traditional methods are “mistake-prone, time-consuming, expensive and impractical”. A generous donation to Can Assist from Tour de Rocks receiving the best treatment locally. Tour de Rocks raised the money with support from the Wellington community including multiple donations, raffle days and ticket sales. They held a bike ride from Armidale to South West Rocks, covering 270km in just three days with a support group of 450 people. Both Tour de Rocks and Can Assist would like to say thank you to everyone who donated and continue to support. SOPHIA ROUSE By Top 10 CAN Assist in Dubbo has received a very generous $8000 donation from the Tour de Rocks fundraising group. Tour de Rocks' vision is to "engage and inspire our communities to work together to make a difference in the fight against cancer". This latest donation will help several families struggling financially and bring comfort knowing they have accommodation and transport looked after, while movies on Google Play now 1. Crazy Rich Asians 2. Incredibles 2 3. A Simple Favour 4. The House with a Clock in its Walls Mission: Impossible – Fallout The Meg The Predator Ant-man and the Wasp Smallfoot (pictured) Johnny English Strikes Again 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. '(1785( &/,1,& 6x4 DIGITAL PRINTS 11¢ DUBBO LEON DOBRINSKI NEW DENTAL PROSTHETIST customers receive 5 bottles 1300 134 408 FREE Excellence in Dental Prosthetics since 1985 EVERYDAY Enjoy Neverfail Springwater delivered directly to your door. App ly. VIP Clu bm em ber s only . Co ndi tio ns Call us now on 6884 3004 SHOP 1, 37-39 BULTJE STREET * On initial delivery. Neverfail Springwater limited is a wholly-owned. Subsidary of Coca-cola amatil. Neverfail is a registered trademark of The Coca-cola Company. ORAL HEALTH VOUCHERS WELCOME 6826 8800 233 Cobra Street
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