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22 Jun 2015

HRT Skycity Triple Crown Darwin Results

The Holden Racing Team has made a solid recovery after Saturday’s disappointing race results, with both cars finishing in the top twelve in this Sunday’s showcase 70-lap race at the Hidden Valley circuit in Darwin. The final of day of racing consisted of one practice session before qualifying and the 200km...   more

19 Jun 2015

Nick Percat Darwin Preview

Hi Everyone, It’s felt a lot like Groundhog Day, with another long break between V8 events. I have been keeping busy in the five week break with a mixture of business and pleasure. The weekend after Winton I raced in the Porsche Carrera Cup Pro-Am at Phillip Island with Shane Smollen....   more

17 Jun 2015

Holden Racing Team Darwin Preview

Snapshot The Morris Finance Sponsored Holden Racing Team makes it's way to the top-end this weekend for the SkyCity Triple Crown Darwin and this event comes with tyre and track changes which are set to spice up the racing. Resurfacing of the 2.87km circuit has been completed and as a result lap times are expected...   more

05 Jun 2015

Queens Birthday Public Holiday

Morris Finance Ltd will be closed for the Queens Birthday Public Holiday on Monday 8th June and will reopen at 8.30am on Tuesday 9th June, 2015. The team at Morris Finance hope you all enjoy the long weekend!  more

02 Jun 2015

Reserve Bank Leaves Cash Rate at Record Low 2%

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.0 per cent. The global economy is expanding at a moderate pace, but some key commodity prices are much lower than a year ago. This trend appears largely to reflect increased supply, including from Australia. Australia's...   more

18 May 2015

MFL Winton Supersprint Update

The Holden Racing Team have bounced back from Saturday’s disastrous race at the Winton SuperSprint with an impressive drive by Garth Tander to finish 5th and James Courtney to finish in a respectable 7th position. This morning’s 20 minute qualifying session once again proved difficult and both HRT drivers positioning themselves...   more

14 May 2015

MFL SA Nick Percat Winton Preview

Hi Everyone, I'm glad to report that the team are in good spirits and heading in the right direction as we approach the Winton round this weekend. Perth was a positive for our whole team. Everything took a big step up, from the presentation of the cars to the results, and we had two...   more

05 May 2015

RBA Cuts Cash Rate to a Record Low 2%

The Reserve Bank of Australia has announced the result of its monthly meeting following a period of intense market speculation. In what was probably a close decision, board members decided to reduce the official cash rate from 2.25 per cent to a new record-low setting of 2 per cent. According to...   more

30 Apr 2015

MFL SA Nick Percat Perth Preview

Hi Everyone, If it feels like it’s been a long break between rounds, then trust me it feels exactly the same for me too! Five weeks is way too long for a mid-season break but thankfully we’re just days away from the next V8 Supercars event in Perth. So what have I...   more

29 Apr 2015

Holden Racing Team Perth Preview

The Holden Racing Team heads west, across the Nullarbor to Perth this week for the third event of the V8 Supercars Championship. Barbagallo Raceway, or Wanneroo Raceway as it was known prior to 1992, is famous for its abrasive surface and high tyre degradation. While the circuit was resurfaced 11 years...   more

18 Apr 2015

Jackson Byrnes needs your help Australia!

Australia, Jackson Byrnes needs your help. Jackson is living with a ticking time bomb inside his head, and now Jackson has been told he risks not receiving surgery if his family is unable to raise $80,000 by Tuesday. The 18-year-old from Northern NSW was rushed to the Gold Coast University...   more

17 Apr 2015

Reserve Bank may have to keep cutting Interest Rates?

The Reserve Bank has been warned it may have to keep cutting already historically low interest rates to prevent Australians from becoming fearful of falling wages and weaker employment prospects. Less wages would mean less demand, and that in turn would mean less inflation and you could see a spiralling...   more

07 Apr 2015

RBA keeps Interest rates on hold until further reveiw In May

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.25 per cent. Moderate growth in the global economy is expected in 2015, with the US economy continuing to strengthen, even as China's growth slows a little from last year's outcome. Commodity prices have declined over...   more

02 Apr 2015

MFL SA Nick Percat to relive karting purity

Morris Finance Sports Ambassador Nick Percat will go back to his racing roots this weekend when he takes part in Round One of the CIK Stars of Karting Championship at Todd Road, Port Melbourne. It will be the Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport driver’s first kart race in more than a decade,...   more

02 Apr 2015

Morris Finance Easter Public Holiday Trading Hours

It's that time of year again when the offices of Morris Finance Ltd will be closed for the Easter Public Holidays noted below. Friday 3rd of April - Good Friday Public Holiday Monday 6th of April - Easter Monday Public Holiday It is business as usual with trading to continue at 8.30am Tuesday...   more

01 Apr 2015

MFL extend contract with Geelong Cats for the 2015 season

Morris Finance Ltd are pleased to announce the extension of our Geelong Cats corporate partnership for the 2015 AFL Premiership Season. Our active involvement with the Geelong Cats spans over a decade, continuing with our status as one of an elite echelon of Premier Partners over the past 4 years being instrumental in the promotion...   more

26 Mar 2015

MFL take two AFL clinics at Helping Hands Cambodia

Yesterday afternoon the team traveled to a remote village to take two AFL clinics at a Primary School called "Helping Hands". The team took 120 kids through their paces over two hours, the kids had a ball and learnt the basic skills of our game. Nathan said the highlight was the...   more

26 Mar 2015

Day 4 - Construction completed; We built a house in Cambodia

After 4 hot days in Cambodia; the team have built a house!   more

25 Mar 2015

40 bikes delivered to Stepping Stones, Cambodia

After another tough but rewarding day building the house yesterday, the team hand delivered 40 bikes for the families of the local community to use as transportation, each family has 12 members. It took the team four hours to transport the bikes to the school called Stepping Stones which is...   more

25 Mar 2015

Day 3 - Construction almost completed in Cambodia

After covering a lot of ground yesterday; the team continued construction of the house. Nathan Murray has updated us and advised they house is coming along well and construction should be completed tomorrow! ...   more

24 Mar 2015

Day 2 - Construction continued in Cambodia

After commencement of the construction yesterday; they covered a lot of ground today and even had the frame up by 9:30. They don't have nail guns in Cambodia so they had to manually hammer 500 nails. Day 4 wasn't as hot but it was still hit 38 degrees by 10:00am. ...   more

23 Mar 2015

Day 1 - Construction commencement in Cambodia

Morris Finance staff Nathan, Simon, Matthew & Geelong Cat's Tom Fallaw arrived in Cambodia on Saturday; they are on their 5th day today and they have already accomplished so much. On day 3 in Cambodia, they commenced building a home for a local family; this local family is made up...   more

22 Mar 2015

MFL journey to Siem Reap, Cambodia Travel Itinerary

On Thursday four of the Morris Finance team headed to Siem Reap in Cambodia for the second year running to visit a number of not for profit foundations including our corporately sponsored foundation "Hearts to Harmony," established by Geelong sisters Lauren and Cassie Gravett, who opened the Sister Srey cafe...   more

18 Mar 2015

MFL off on a journey to Siem Reap in Cambodia

On Thursday four of our team members from Morris Finance will head to Siem Reap in Cambodia for the second year running to visit a number of not for profit foundations including the Hearts to Harmony Foundation that has been created by sisters Lauren and Cassie Gravett. The team consisting of our...   more