The Age - There were a few people speculating that the risks to the Australian dollar from a softer (jobs) number were higher than the risks for a stronger number. It's offshore market concerns of the global economy slowing (and the) impact on the Australian economy. It seems to be the case we've had a plethora of great news thrown at the Australian dollar, but we can't trade higher. If a currency can't go up on good news, what might it do on bad news?