Cairns, Australia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Fans help buzz, propel 'straya to top of medal tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    As a popular holiday destination, the Gold Coast is a pretty vibrant place for most of the time, but throw a big sporting event in a country obsessed with athletic pursuits into the mix and the buzz around the place is almost tangible. Athletics - Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - Women's Pole Vault - Final - Carrara Stadium - Gold Coast, Australia - April 13, 2018.

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  2. The Big Gamble - A risky wager on the speed master's styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Bike Magazine

    ... out with the help of Bruni last August--just weeks before he won his second-ever World Championship in Cairns, Australia--the line features multiple jumps and rhythm sections designed to help Bruni demonstrate his fluid style. "We had so many ideas, ...

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  3. Want To Know if There Are Sharks in Your Favorite Swim Spot? There's an App For ThatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Southern Accents

    Sharks really do get a bad rap. Sure, their giant teeth and unbelievable speed and strength make them scary to humans, but it's key to remember that the odds of a fatal shark attack are 1 in 3,748,067.

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  4. Queensland cyclone Iris could hit a THIRD time as she gains more strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Time to bunker down again? Ex-tropical cyclone Iris could batter Queensland for a THIRD time as she gains strength off the coast Ex-tropical cyclone Iris could be resurrecting for the third time as she gains strength while moving off Queensland's east coast. Ex-tropical cyclone Iris has gained more strength off Queensland's east coast.

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  5. Queensland woman dead in single-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The 54-year-old was travelling along a street in the Cairns suburb of Manunda around 2:40pm on Monday when the accident happened. She suffered critical injuries in the crash and was rushed to Cairns Hospital but later died.

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  6. Prince Charles mingling with parishioners over a cup of tea in Cairns as women photobombRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Double-murderer's car is found hours after the 23-year-old took to Facebook to make a chilling confession, posting: 'I shot and killed my mother and a friend, and now I'm off to commit suicide' President once called Trump Tower blaze victim a 'crazy Jew' and the pair 'hated each other, with art dealer desperate to quit his $2.5m apartment', friends claim US officials DENY it has launched air strikes in Syria amid reports eight missiles have been shot down by the country's air defense at a military airport in Homs John McCain claims Trump's remarks about US military withdrawing from Syria 'emboldened' the Assad government to launch chemical gas attack that killed at least 42 people 'We will find strength in each other': Thousands including PM Justin Trudeau gather at the home of the Humboldt Broncos to honor the 15 victims of the tragic junior hockey team bus crash in Canada NHL teams ... (more)

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  7. Braveheart Rob Beveridge leading Scotland's Commonwealth Games dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Rob Beveridge's father had a tear in his eye when he found out his son was going to be coaching Scotland. But little did even John, an ex-miner from Glasgow, think Beveridge would be the mastermind behind a stunning run that has led Scotland to a men's basketball quarter-final appearance at the Commonwealth Games.

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  8. 'A mongrel bunch of bastards': The small businesses being crushed by the tax officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Sydney Morning Herald

    "In dealing with the ATO, I've never come across such a mongrel bunch of bastards in my entire life." Mark Freeman's troubles with the Australian Taxation Office began in mid-2011 with an audit of Blackwater Treatment Systems, a company he set up to develop technology that would turn waste into reusable water.

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  9. Prince Charles ventures into rainforest as he continues Australia tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | This Is London

    Charles, on a weeklong tour of Australia he ventured into the Daintree Rainforest near Mossman Gorge, 30 minuet helicopter flight from Cairns. He reacted with awe when he was shown how leaves from a certain tree could provide relief for mosquito bites by elder Mr. Gibson, and took a particular interest in a handmade hunting boomerang.

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  10. Tall Ferns turn on a Royal Performance against IndiaRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  11. Aboriginal elder shares a laugh with Prince Charles as he shows...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Throwing himself into Aboriginal culture: Prince Charles tries out a boomerang and takes part in an ancient smoking ceremony with an indigenous elder as he continues his tour of Australia The heir to the throne was greeted by well wishers, including Leila Sherwood, who first met him 40 years ago Prince Charles has experienced some of Australia's most pristine rainforests as he continues a tour of the country and takes part in a traditional smoking ceremony in far north Queensland. The prince was greeted by a Kuku Yalanji Aboriginal elder for a walk through the Daintree Rainforest, south of Cape Tribulation, on the last day of his Queensland tour, for the Welcome to Country smoking ceremony.

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  12. Prince Charles spreads the charm in CairnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | The Mercury

    Prince Charles has spent his final day in Queensland mingling with locals in Cairns and paying tribute to the servicemen and women in the area. Prince Charles has shown he is a man of the people, spending his final day in Queensland mingling with locals and bringing tears of joy to an Aboriginal woman.

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  13. Jamaica dealt first defeat in hammering by NZRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2018 | Stabroek News

    CAIRNS, Australia, CMC - Jamaica's women had little answers to New Zealand as they suffered a heavy 80-49 defeat in their Pool B contest at the Commonwealth Games here yesterday. Coming off a solid victory over India in their opening game on Thursday, the Jamaicans enjoyed no such thrill against the Kiwis, as they trailed at the end of every quarter to lose by a wide margin in the end.

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  14. Prince Charles attends Cairns church before tour of naval baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Prince Charles has attended a Sunday service at St John the Evangelist Anglican Church in Cairns on his royal tour. The heir to the throne was greeted by the Bishop of north Queensland, Bill Ray, as well as the Reverend Rod Gooden.

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  15. Far north Queensland locals gear up for Prince Charles' visit to CairnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | ABC News

    The Prince of Wales has continued his tour of Queensland today with a packed schedule of engagements in Cairns in the state's far north. He started the day by heading to church at 10:30am, where he was greeted by the Bishop of north Queensland.

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  16. A secret day's fishing with Prince Charles in 1966Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | ABC News

    As Prince Charles visits far north Queensland, locals are reminiscing about his visit more than 50 years ago, including a secret fishing trip. A far north Queensland charter boat operator took the then 17-year-old Prince Charles on the outing off Cairns in 1966.

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  17. Queensland looks to Chinese investment for tourism boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | ABC News

    Queensland had more than half-a-million visitors from China last year, 3.8 per cent more than 2016, and direct flights from China have recently started to Brisbane, Cairns and the Gold Coast. Shanghai businessman Ding Zuo Hong this week bought a resort and housing development at Zilzie near Rockhampton, which had been closed for two years.

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  18. Tall Blacks pipped by Boomers as upset again eludes them at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    It was opportunity blown by the Tall Blacks as they let Andrej Lemanis' Boomers off the hook in an enthralling Pool A Commonwealth Games decider in Cairns on Saturday night. Paul Henare's New Zealand men's team led for the vast majority of what was almost certainly a preview of the gold medal game to come as the best two sides at this tournament put on a high-quality, high-intensity affair, won 79-73 by the hosts.

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  19. Borobi's creator turns 20,000 fingerprints into massive Games artworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | The Age

    After six months of collecting 20,000 fingerprints from Commonwealth Games volunteers, a young Aboriginal artist's finished painting now stretches 14 metres at the Athlete's Village. sat in the Volunteer Selection Centre for six months, as 15,000 volunteers and 5000 dignitaries made their permanent mark on the piece of art as a part of their induction and interview process.

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  20. Sonic security aimed at the homeless sparks ethical debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | ABC News

    Businesses fed up with constant property damage have employed sonic security to protect their shopfronts in the far north Queensland tourist city of Cairns. The security devices emit a high-pitched noise, and were installed at the request of shop tenants who also feared for their safety, but now some are asking if the method is ethical.

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