La Trobe University's JobKeeper application rejected

Chris Pedler
By Chris Pedler
Updated April 27 2020 - 6:38am, first published 5:19am
La Trobe vice chancellor John Dewar.

La Trobe University has failed in its effort to qualify for JobKeeper after federal treasurer Josh Frydenberg clarified that Commonwealth funding is included in the turnover test for universities.


Chris Pedler

Chris Pedler

Journalist and entertainment writer

Chris has been with the Bendigo Advertiser for more than 10 years. He has great passion for the performing arts and is very supportive of the Bendigo live music scene. Outside of the news world Chris plays golf and, regardless of the result, loves watching St Kilda play in the AFL. He loves community theatre and has performed on stage with the Bendigo Theatre Company and worked with Baldrick himself, Tony Robinson. Story tips: