Monday Jul 28
Australian students break 26-year-old electric vehicle speed record
A group of Australian students has set a new world speed record for an electric vehicle A group of students from the University of New South Wales in Australia has set a new world speed record for an electric vehicle.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Australian solar car smashes world land speed record
An Australian solar car has broken a 26-year-old world speed record, potentially establishing itself as the fastest electric vehicle over a distance of 500 kilometres, on a single battery charge.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Teen tourist dies after Queenstown balcony fall
The young man, named by Australian media as James Teague, died in Dunedin Hospital about midnight, a hospital spokeswoman said.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Official: Australia's Sunswift claims new EV distance speed world record
With a name like Sunswift, optimism must abound. So let's start with the fact that the team behind it has built a great looking solar-powered car .
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Australian team smashes 26-year-old electric car world record
UNSW's Sunswift eVe has broken a long standing electric car speed record and now shifts gears to make the car street legal.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Walking our World
WALKING for thousands of kilometres might be seen as a difficult activity for many but for Australia's Peter Thomas, it's an opportunity to spread the gospel of balance, peace and freedom.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Australian founder's forest roots
Two hundred years after his death, one of Australia's founding fathers is being remembered in the Hampshire village where he farmed before his epic journey to the Antipodes.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Star maps point to Aboriginal songlines
The Emu in the Sky is used by the Euahlayi people to inidcate the best time to gather emu eggs.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
High school Closing the Gap through agriculture.
Over the last decade Coonamble High School in rural New South Wales, has being making a big push to close the gap with their agriculture course.
Bush art students make pilgrimage to MCA for inspiration
It is a common backstory for aspiring artists. Looking for inspiration, they travel to cultural centres such as New York, Paris or London.
Sydney's 'Asian high-roller' casino wins gaming approval
Australian mogul James Packer's Aus$1.5 billion Sydney casino has been given the green light by the state gaming regulator, taking it one step closer to winning final approval.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Why Australia is a new casino hotspot
Australia is emerging as the latest hotspot for casino operators as they look to attract Asia's high rollers to the gaming tables as well as its pristine beaches and popular centers like the Great Barrier Reef.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Environmental flow management using transparency and translucency rules
Ivor Growns A C and Ivars Reinfelds B A New South Wales Department of Primary Industry, Office of Water, PO Box U245, Armidale, NSW 2351, Australia.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
A 'crackling' good vintage
Working on furniture in the prime ministerial suite at parliament house or on a water bottle that belonged to one of Australia's war and sporting heroes.
See Authentic Sydney like a Local in a 1964 Holden Touring Car
Did you know that in the capital of New South Wales, a Sydneysider is what they call a local? If you're making your first visit to Sydney , Australia, there's a Sydneysider you really want to meet.