The lunch box - 04/09

The lunch box - 04/09

- What’s for lunch today?

Snack down on some juicy news bits over lunch, and keep up to date with the goings-on in the world with the ARN lunch box!

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State of the market

  • The markets rose strongly in early morning trading, but steadied after 30 minutes. At 11:40am, the S&P/ASX200 was up 30.2 points.
  • The Aussie dollar is trading lower than yesterday’s close and buys $US0.8386. Gold has rocketed up and is approaching the thousand dollar mark thanks to a lack of market confidence in the US and is selling for $997.7 an ounce. Oil prices remain steady at $68 a barrel.

General news



For the weekend:

  • If you’ve ever been interested in film, television or radio, the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) is having an free open weekend for one and all.

Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Fine. Mostly sunny. Min: 11 Max: 20
  • Melbourne: Shower or two clearing. Min: 8, Max: 16
  • Brisbane: Thundery rain clearing, afternoon shower. Min: 16, Max: 26
  • Perth: Few showers. Min: 9, Max: 16
  • Adelaide: Fine. Mostly sunny. Min: 10, Max: 18
  • Hobart: Mainly fine. Min: 5, Max: 13
  • Canberra: Fine, sunny. Min: 3, Max: 15
  • Darwin: Fine, mostly sunny. Min: 23, Max: 33

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