Unsuccesful Christmas party in Sydney Sydney
Unsuccesful Christmas party in Sydney
One of the Sydney stores commenced a 36 hours of non-stop shopping before Christmas. One of the parts of it was balloons with presents inside of them. A balloon drop with gifts and prizes sparked a crowd of spectators at Westfield Parramatta at night. Many people were struck with the things falling on them. 5 ones were injured quite seriously. And now they are undergoing treatment in hospitals. They were taken with injuries and chest and back pain.
The Scentre Group, which owns the store and the idea are investigating circumstances of the incident They say safe of any customer is their main priority and add that the crew acted quite fast and professionally.
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New techniques for angry customers
The Boxing Day brings loads of customers to different Sydney stores. And not everyone is friendly and understanding. Many shop assistants are afraid of angry and displeased customers, as they seem to like scandals. But now the solving of this problem has come.
There have been courses for shop assistants recently in Sydney. For two weeks they were being taught how to keep calm, be quiet and friendly, even if a customer is not at all. And the results can be seen, scandals in Sydney stores have reduced almost twice.
The organizer of the courses says, it was done for young and unexperienced workers in shops. But they are going to share techniques with other workers too.
Installation of a burnt Christmas tree in Sydney
DDB Australia has installed a “burnt Christmas tree” in one of Sydney’s busiest areas. The purpose of the installation is a reminder of fires that have not subsided so far.
The installation is made of burnt pieces of trees and objects. The sculpture is intended to serve as a reminder that Australia was badly damaged in the fire. Passers-by are encouraged to donate money to the Australian Red Cross Relief and Recovery Fund by scanning a QR code attached to gifts around the Christmas tree, or by visiting their websites.
Australian fires continue to rage, and in October, bush fires spanned an area five times the size of London. 850,000 hectares of land have already been lost, 110 fires of bush burning are still burning. And the situation, according to the publication, is getting worse.
On December 19, Australian authorities declared a state of emergency for a week in Sydney and New South Wales due to massive forest fires.
Fires in NSW are getting worse
Forest fires in Australia are becoming catastrophic. Almost the entire east coast is blazing. Smoke covered Melbourne and Sydney, the largest cities in the country. In the latter, two outbreaks are located directly in the city. Some motorways south and west of Sydney are closed for safety reasons.
"Run, do not wait for a warning about the danger," the authorities call on suburban residents.
New South Wales has declared a state of emergency. At least 8 people died in the fire, including two firefighters. Fire has already destroyed more than 700 houses and three million hectares of forest, now fires are blazing on an area of 40 thousand hectares.
3000 firefighters and emergency service personnel are involved in the fight against fire. However, the weather is playing against them, a record heat has set in on the green continent: the average temperature reaches 42 degrees, and in the Sydney area rises to 47.
A noticeable cooling is expected in the coming days, but weather forecasters warn that the winds that bring it can only blow the fires harder.
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Balmoral is in ruins
The city of Balmoral was almost completely destroyed by massive forest fires in Australia. This was announced by the Prime Minister of the State of New South Wales Gladys Berezhiklyan, Radio New Zealand reports.
"We got bad news. Little is left of Balmoral. People have lost their property, but they still want to return to see what is left, and is there any way to save anything," she said.
Balmoral is a resort suburb of Mosman in the Sydney agglomeration. It is known for its beach and expensive real estate on the hills with ocean views.
On December 19, a state of emergency was declared in Sydney and New South Wales due to massive forest fires.
WHOPPING EARNINGS IN REAL ESTATE FROM PROPERTY SALES IN INNER WEST.
In the past decade, the prices of property in the Inner West have undergone massive change. Reports from the real estate market show a 6.9% annual spike in the cost of housing. Despite a slowdown in 2018, the rise in the sector attributes to the high value of properties from the area.
The first high-value sale was of Wharf Rd’s Waterfront Birchgrove at a whopping $14.25 million. The second high-value property sale was of Rod Salmon’s mansion for a price of $12.2 million. The third expensive transaction in the real estate sector was in the year 2014 of a villa at Gallimore Ave that was priced at an astonishing $11.8 million. The next sale as of $10 million of prime property in the real estate market with a fantastic view of the Harbour Bridge and Cocktail Island in 2017. The last high-priced sale of the entire decade was in 2019 by Craig Patty of a suburb located in Abbotsford at a value of $10 million. These five sales changed the whole revenue market of the real estate sector in Australia’s Inner west and created defining moments in the decade.
WILDFIRES LEAD TO DEVASTATION IN AUSTRALIA AMIDST HOLIDAY SEASON.
It is a time for worry in Australia due to disastrous fires prevailing in many parts of the country. Shaze Fitzsimons told the media that the active fires show a period of extreme danger in the country, and the situation is hazardous. Fitzsimmons comment comes after a declaration of emergency in the state of New South Wales after 8 people reportedly died amid the rising wildfires. Sources tell that the fires have destroyed more than 40 hectares of land in its blaze in the South of Australia.
The residents of Adelaide Hills are reportedly most affected by the ongoing situation. These fires have resulted in a significant loss of livestock, building, animals, vehicles, vineyards, and crops in the area. The people of Australia are currently devastated as their holiday season just turned into a fire season.
Sources tell that Australia’s Prime Minister was vacationing with his family in Hawaii as his country was in burning. After criticism, Scott Morrison cut his vacation short and returned to look into the matter.
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New law for refugees in Victoria
Refugees can now go to any public place for free in connection with the new bill of the Victorian Council. This law has already been introduced and used earlier, but has been repealed recently.
Refugees can now find free medical care in Australia, if they may not receive it in their countries. One of the ministers says the parliament is concerned about the presence of those people who cannot be fully served in the country, now the government is willing to help them. Especially on Christmas Eve - this is the best gift for the arrivals from other countries. Now the project is being considered.
State of air in Melbourne
Meteorologists inform that the level of air quality in Victorian capital is going to fall. Though the weather is quite good on Christmas Day, the smoke is increasing and is coming from New South Wales where the bushfires are not stopping.
According to the forecast of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Thursday smoke from a series of fires in Tasmania will reach Victoria. The temperature is soft, but not for long. The weekend will bring the temperature of more than 40 degrees.
In the east of the state the bushfires are still can't be stopped. More than 60,000 hectares are burning right now. But on Monday rains are possible.
Terrible fire in Melbourne on Christmas Eve
Yesterday a severe fire broke into houses where there were several families just before celebrating Christmas Eve in Melbourne. A family has been woken up in the middle of the night by the sound of explosion in the neighbourhood. It was a garage in the nearest hotel. A crew of the hotel quickly evacuated all the people. A house was also struck. The fire went up to the second floor very fast.
All the neighbours started to extinguish fire with hoses. All the residents, including children, have been saved, but all the things inside are destroyed. The family had nothing just before Christmas. But later a lot of people started coming to them with presents and food. They say, it is the right time to be kind.
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Реставрация театра драмы в Самаре
ООО «ВОЛГАТРАНССТРОЙ-ПРОЕКТ» подготовит проект по реконструкции здания Академического драматического театра М. Горького в Самаре. С этой целью организация получит более 62 миллионов рублей из областного бюджета. Документы должны быть подготовлены до 20 января 2021 года.
Напоминаем, что 22 зрителя будут удалены из театральной аудитории для создания боковых проходов вдоль стен для людей в инвалидных колясках. Три задних ряда сидений будут демонтированы на балконе для размещения осветительного оборудования.
Планируется полностью заменить устаревшие сценические технологии, отремонтировать фасады, крыши, исторические интерьеры, потолки, расширить подвалы от Театральной площади, чтобы объединить подземные шкафы.
Также планируется отремонтировать пристройку к зданию театра вместе с реконструкцией сценического комплекса и подсобных помещений.
Ранее было также предложено построить второе здание театра в Струковском саду и мост к старому зданию на другой стороне улицы Куйбышева, но жители города выступили против этого и отказались от этой идеи.
Водитель сбил насмерть женщину и сбежал
В Самарской области возбуждено уголовное дело в отношении водителя, который попал в аварию со смертельным исходом. Авария произошла в деревне Войевудзовка. 41-летний водитель не справился с управлением, ушел на обочину, встретил 48-летнюю женщину, затем выехал в кювет и упал.
После этого водитель бросил машину и скрылся. Первая помощь была вызвана очевидцами, но спасти пострадавшего было невозможно.
Владелец автомобиля был взят более трех раз в прошлом году за несоблюдение ограничения скорости. В отношении подозреваемого за нарушение правил дорожного движения возбуждено уголовное дело, в результате которого человек умер по неосторожности, поскольку он покинул место совершения преступления. Данная информация получена из достоверных источников.