How Low can the AUD go?

How Low can the AUD go?

There has been continued downward-pressure on the AUD recently, this morning sitting below 68c on what has been a consistent downward trend for about 18 months (late January 2018 was ~81c). Below is the 5 years chart for the AUD/USD (Source: OFX), which...
Queensland Budget 2018

Queensland Budget 2018

What’s not to love about budget time?! Earlier in the month, the Queensland State Government announced the budget for 2018 – 2019. Within it, a number of major road and transport infrastructure projects were awarded further funding, such as the:...
1 July GST Changes

1 July GST Changes

Disclaimer: GST is possibly the most boring topic known to man. We did our best to make this update bearable. We don’t think we succeeded. However, it’s none the less really important as it effects anyone looking to purchase property.  What’s...
Budget in Review

Budget in Review

STAC Capital had the pleasure of attending both Westpac’s & NAB’s Budget presentation last week. General consensus appears to be that the 2018 Federal Budget is very much a pre-election budget with nothing too exciting to write home about! Here are some of our key...