Australia Post boss stands aside after executives given $3k Cartier watch bonuses

“The Federal Government owns Australia Post but it operates as an independent business and does not receive funding from the Government.”

So is there really a problem in providing incentives for performance and rewards for results? Isn’t one of the issues with the way government operates is that it isn’t run like private “for profit” enterprise?
Christine Holgate was under pressure to go after Senate Estimates was told that four senior Australia Post employees were given $3,000 Cartier watches as a “thank you” for working to secure a lucrative deal in 2018.