Brisbane, Australia Newswire (Page 8)

Brisbane, Australia Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brisbane, Australia. (Page 8)

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  1. 'It made me not take my life for granted'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The Mercury

    TALENTED cricketer Jemma Barsby - the daughter of former Queensland Sheffield Shield player Trevor Barsby - is among a rising numbers of Australians being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. TALENTED cricketer Jemma Barsby is among a rising numbers of Australians being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis - but she's refusing to let the condition get in the way of her goal of representing her country.

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  2. Looking back on Expo 88 on the 30-year anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 29 | ABC News

    Running for six months, the carnival attracted more than 15,000,000 visitors to the area known today as South Bank. ABC News spoke to those who were there, from the movers and shakers, to those simply in attendance, about their memories from Brisbane's coming of age.

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  3. Crusaders take over at top of Super Rugby standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 29 | The New Zealand Herald

    On the go and no time to finish that story right now? Your News is the place for you to save content to read later from any device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later.

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  4. Magic of Disney's Aladdin coming to AdelaideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    DISNEY will mount a major production of one of its musicals in Adelaide for the first time when Aladdin opens at the Festival Theatre in April next year. DISNEY will mount a major production of one of its musicals in Adelaide for the first time when Aladdin opens at the Festival Theatre in April next year.

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  5. Two sides of a tampered ball: The difference between India and AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 28 | The Indian Express

    While Australia were active in metting out punishment to the guilty trio, India pulled out everything from racism to indignation when Sachin Tendulkar was caught in the same soup. At Junction Oval, Melbourne's first cricket-only facility not obliged to share its green expanse with Aussie rules footy, there's a value board with three distinct headers in bold capital in the following order: RUTHLESS, HONEST and UNITED.

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  6. AP SportlightRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2018 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... wins the women's all-around title for the second straight year at the world gymnastics championships in Brisbane, Australia. The last woman to win consecutive all-around titles was Ludmilla Tourischeva of the Soviet Union in 1970 and 1974. 1994 - ...

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  7. Super Rugby round-up & highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Sky Sports

    Catch round-ups and highlights from all the weekend's Super Rugby games from around the southern hemisphere as and when they happen! Hooker Samisoni Taukei'aho scored a bonus-point try five minutes after the hooter as the Waikato Chiefs cruised to victory over the Queensland Reds in Brisbane on Saturday. Taukei'aho powered over at the back of the maul as the Chiefs got the vital score having set up an attacking line-out for the last play of the game.

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  8. Check out these Qld Winter Carnival bonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | HarnessLink.com

    A total of four Group 1 events will be staged while 14 Group races are scheduled catering for both pacers and trotters. Its 10 unmissable weeks of high quality harness racing action spread across two venues - Albion Park and Redcliffe.

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  9. A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair: Then they had a breakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Daily Herald

    ... has autism, struggled with his parents to run back outside the moment he got in the shop, which is in Brisbane, Australia. McKenzie ended up walking around the barber shop with Jordie that day two years ago, even lying on the floor with him. She got ...

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  10. Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is hugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This December 2016 photo provided by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, a dead shearwater bird rests on a table next to a plastic straw and pieces of a red balloon found inside of it on North Stradbroke Island, off the coast of Brisbane, Australia. Australian scientists Hardesty and Chris Wilcox estimate, using trash collected on U.S. coastlines during clean ups over five years, that there are nearly 7.5 million plastic straws lying around America's shorelines.

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  11. Opinion: Labor's savvy Bill Shorten sends shivers down spine of Coalition strategistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Yahoo!

    It was a moment that sent them back to the many occasions on the last election campaign when Bill Shorten so effortlessly made their candidate look flat-footed. It came on Wednesday afternoon.

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  12. How to avoid settlement delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Mercury

    A MASSIVE 80 per cent of buyers don't understand how the property settlement process works, which could lead to major delays in homes changing hands. A MASSIVE 80 per cent of buyers don't understand how the property settlement process works, raising concern over the potential for delays in homes changing hands.

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  13. Isuzu D-Max 2018 reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Mercury

    Last year heralded a raft of significant changes in Isuzu Ute Australia's D-Max and MU-X line-up. In its first-quarter 2017 launch on Queensland's Sunshine Coast , Isuzu officially revealed the range's new 3.0-litre engine, new six-speed automatic transmission, and upgraded Aussie-specific suspension - all engineered for Australian drivers and our unique driving conditions - as well as a few nifty styling improvements, including a new front-end.

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  14. The Best Songs Ever ... This Week, April 20, 2018Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2018 | KUT-FM Austin

    ... her third album, Golden Hour , and one of the highlights is "Slow Burn." Finally, meet 24-year-old Brisbane, Australia, native Hatchie. She's a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist whose very first U.S. show happened in Austin at Cheer Up ...

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  15. Cricket Australia in no hurry to appoint coach, team leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Cricket Australia will not be hurried into making a decision on their new coach and captain and vice-captain for their one-day side until the team for their tour of England is named, board chairman David Peever said on Friday. Cricket Australia Chairman David Peever speaks to the media at the National Cricket Centre in Albion, Brisbane, Australia, April 6, 2018.

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  16. Hazel Enid McAlmont WilliamsRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... at 10 AM on Saturday, May 5th, Ebenezer United Methodist Cemetery, Ebenezer Road, in Lugoff, SC. Born in Brisbane, Australia, to the late Hector James and Mary Flavel Martin McCalmont, Mrs. Williams was a retired legal secretary for Savage, Royall ...

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  17. Is this the end of recycling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    WE'VE spent years learning how to do it and decades perfecting the scheme but Australia is in the grips of a recycling crisis - and one council has already called it quits. A look into the recent accidental discovery of an enzyme that could be the solution to the world's pollution problem.

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  18. WWI veteran's family fights for land 96 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | ABC News

    For 96 years, the late Private Augustus Hodgkinson Davies and his descendants have lived on one property in suburban Brisbane - yet they have never held freehold title of the land. The return of soldiers after World War I saw Private Davies - or 'Gus' as he was known - offered a 99-year-lease as part of the Soldiers Settlement Scheme.

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  19. 40 years after 'Animal House,' Cottage Grove wants to host the world's largest toga partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | The Oregonian

    In this 2003 file photo, revelers paraded through Cottage Grove to set a world record for the largest toga party in commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the release of "National Lampoon's Animal House." The film turns 40 this year and the city of 10,000 is looking to set the record anew, topping a 2012 effort in Australia that set the bar at 3,700.( As the 40th anniversary of "Animal House" draws near, the city of Cottage Grove is vying to break a world record the Oregon town of 10,000 once held.

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  20. 'Opera house' of the outback reopens three years after being gutted by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    The outback Queensland town of Winton is rising from the ashes and positioning itself as an upmarket outback destination, with its key tourist attraction - the Waltzing Matilda Centre - now rebuilt after going up in flames three years ago. Centre director Casey Vallance said the building was designed to reflect the spirit of the outback and hoped it would become the "opera house" of the outback.

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