Darwin, Australia Newswire

Darwin, Australia Newswire

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  1. WWII bomb unearthed by road construction crew near DarwinRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    A team working on the extension of Tiger Brennan Drive at Bayview, about three kilometres east of the CBD, found the unexploded shell during work on Thursday afternoon. Duty Superintendent Bob Harrison said police were called in, and they in turn called for an Army bomb disposal unit.

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  2. Hipster street food to get mobileRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    Chef Luke Taylor from Darwin Ocean Fresh at Mindil Markets is looking forward to having more options available for street food vans. Picture: Elise Derwin The Street Food trend that has taken the rest of the hipster capitals by storm and is about to become more accessible in Darwin.

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  3. Bendigo: On the Go | July 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    It is a very cold start to the day in Bendigo with frost covering most of the region. Watch out for ice on the roads if you are driving.

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  4. Tough FFA Cup roundRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    League heavyweights have been sent to the frontiers of Australian football in the round of 32 draw for the FFA Cup. Holders Adelaide United will head to the Northern Territory to play Darwin Olympic, while A-League champions Melbourne Victory will play Sydney's Balmain Tigers, the lowest ranked team in the knock-out competition.

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  5. Taming the frontierRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Economist

    AUSTRALIANS have long viewed the north of their country the way America once regarded its West: as the last frontier. The region of red deserts and steamy coasts above the Tropic of Capricorn sprawls across the states of Queensland and Western Australia and the Northern Territory , a federal domain .

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  6. Represent New Zealand at Commonwealth Youth Parliament 2015Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... New Zealanders who are interested in representing New Zealand at the 7th Commonwealth Youth Parliament in Darwin, Australia from 1 to 5 November 2015. "We're looking for New Zealanders between the ages of 18 and 29, who have demonstrated strong ...

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  7. Coffins helping in latest effort to fix Indigenous work-for-dole programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    Locals have welcomed a new work-for-the-dole scheme launched by Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion reports Sarah Whyte from Milingimbi in the Northern Territory. Building a coffin may seem like a grim task, but for Indigenous residents of a remote island 440 kilometres east of Darwin, it offers the chance of meaningful work and helping their community.

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  8. Police hunt for clues in mysterious burnt remains of man discovered ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Police in Western Australia are hunting for clues to identify mystery male human remains found in a remote part of the state close to the Northern Territory border. WA detectives are yet to establish how the man died, his identity, or when he died at the spot in the desert near Kununurra more than 800km south of Darwin.

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  9. Carlotta is still queen of the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Territory News

    LIFE for prominent Australian cabaret performer Carlotta has taken a reflective turn, with recent events turning the world's spotlight on the transgender community. As a pioneer in Australia for opening up the LGBTQI community to our nation, her views on the recent worldwide movement for acceptance and rights are pensive.

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  10. Troops descend on the Top EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Northern Territory News

    Military working Endor, RAAF Corporal Robert Grosseible and US Marine Corporal Evan Snyder are gearing up for the Talisman Sabre. Picture: Helen Orr TROOPS have begun to arrive in the Northern Territory for Talisman Sabre, Australia's biggest combined military exercise, which begins on Sunday.

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  11. Photos: Australian termite mounds get fashion makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KBCI CBS 2

    There is a peculiar tradition among the people of Australia's Northern Territory of dressing up termite mounds to make them look more distinctive, or at least more humorous. This custom is most notable along the Stuart Highway between Darwin and Alice Springs.

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  12. Holders Adelaide off to Darwin in FFA CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Yahoo!

    League heavyweights have been sent to the frontiers of Australian football in the round of 32 draw for the FFA Cup. Holders Adelaide United will head to the Northern Territory to play Darwin Olympic, while A-League champions Melbourne Victory will play Sydney's Balmain Tigers, the lowest ranked team in the knock-out competition.

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  13. From China to Darwin backyards: Selling fireworks for one day in the NTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    Territory Day is better known as Cracker Day to those familiar with the annual patriotic celebration's reputation for gunpowder-laden backyard fireworks displays. For one day a year, the Northern Territory becomes the only jurisdiction in Australia to sell firecrackers to the general public, with hundreds of traditional stores and temporary warehouses selling products primarily shipped from China.

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  14. Perth property prices in reverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NEWS.com.au

    IT IS the ambitious concept that would turn Australian cities from clogged traffic nightmares into streamlined utopias. It is time for the 20-minute city.

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  15. Epic lawn mower journey makes its way through Queensland to raise money for flying doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABC News

    When you are on a long drive it's easy to feel frustrated when you get stuck behind a road train or caravan going 10 kilometres under the limit. But imagine travelling 200 kilometres a day at a speed of 25 kilometres per hour for a month.

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  16. The man behind the Territory flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Northern Territory News

    Designer and illustrator Robert Ingpen AM designed the Northern Territory flag and had it officially raised on 1 July 1978. Picture: Elise Derwin ROBERT Ingpen AM is the name of a man not many Territorians know, but his work is some of the most iconic in the land.

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  17. Cracker night: NT's love affair with fireworks explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | ABC News

    Hospital admissions jump, fire crews are stretched, pet owners howl in protest and families risk life and limb - yes, it's "Cracker Night" again in the Northern Territory. Thousands are expected to gather at Darwin's Mindil Beach near the city to watch a large professional display in the relative safety of designated exclusion zones, as a haze of smoke slowly blankets the metropolitan area.

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  18. Bush Blitz: journeys of discovery in the Australian outbackRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | CSIRO Publishing

    Michael Preece A , Jo Harding A and Judy G. West B C A Australian Biological Resources Study, Department of the Environment, GPO Box 787, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia. B Parks Island and Biodiversity Science, Parks Australia, Department of the Environment, GPO Box 787, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia.

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  19. Why future's bright for the MatildasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Northern Territory News

    Football: The Matildas have bowed out of the Womens World Cup after a defeat in the quarter final to reigning world champions Japan. THE Matildas' incredible World Cup run may have ended on Sunday morning but there is little time to dwell on the negatives ahead of the next stage of the journey - qualifying for the 2016 Olympics in Rio.

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  20. SA warned of Indian uranium deal falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | NEWS.com.au

    SHE blew the whistle about high cancer rates in her workplace after contracting the disease herself. But instead of getting help, Army Major Bernadine O'Shaughnessy has paid the ultimate price.

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