We’re never leaving the home office: Pandemic offers end to commute


The work-from-home revolution started by COVID-19 lockdowns will not end once the pandemic is over, with the Productivity Commission revealing Australians have embraced their home offices and the massive savings in time by avoiding the daily commute.

Research released on Thursday by the commission shows working just one day a week at home rather than in the office saves the equivalent of seven working days in travel time and $394 in public transport costs over a year.

Brisbane Times story here