This represented a crunching rate of employment growth of 2.1 per cent - also the best result since 2011 - which has far outstripped the rate of population growth at just 1.4 per cent.
Part 2 - State versus state
There have variously been jobs created in Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Perth over recent times.
But the really great driver of job gains over the past year has been Sydney, followed by Melbourne.
The state level jobs data tells the story - Sydney's labour market is on fire.
3 - Unemployment
As for South Australia...yikes.