Retail sales a record $33.9bn in April

By Colin Brinsden and Derek Rose
Updated May 27 2022 - 4:16am, first published 4:10am
The Australian Bureau of Statistics says retail trade rose 0.9 per cent in April.

Australians splashed a record $33.9 billion in stores, shops, cafes, restaurants and online marketplaces last month, with food spending the biggest rise.