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Monday Jul 28 | Gizmag

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.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hindustan Times

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.

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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.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Autoblog

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 .

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

CNET News.com

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.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Fiji Times

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.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

BBC News

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.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

ABC News

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.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

ABC News

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.

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ABC News

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.

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Channelnewsasia.com

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.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

ABS-CBN News

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.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

CSIRO Publishing

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.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

ABC News

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.

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Examiner.com

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.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Daily Mail

Renee Bargh posts a sweet throwback snap as she pines after her...

They say absence makes the heart grow fonder and it certainly looks like that's the case for Renee Bargh and her AFL boyfriend Josh Gibson.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Yahoo!

Australia emerging as 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 centres like the Great Barrier Reef.

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ZDNet

Not so splendid: Telstra looked to charge festival for mobile coverage

Telstra customers going to the annual Splendour in the Grass music festival later this month may have worse coverage than last year, after the company sought fees from festival organisers to roll out mobile cells on wheels this year.

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EurekAlert!

New study involving CU-Boulder tells the tale of a kangaroo's tail

This video is an analysis of video of kangaroos walking has helped scientists discover how important their tails are during locomotion.

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