Darwin, Australia Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Abused' youth detainees launch class action in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    The teenagers allege that during their detainment they were subjected to treatment giving rise to a civil claim for compensation founded on assault, battery and false imprisonment Teenagers imprisoned at a detention centre where some youngsters were shackled, tear-gassed and stripped, drawing comparisons with Guantanamo Bay, launched legal action Wednesday against Australian authorities. Graphic footage showing conditions inside the Don Dale youth detention centre, aired last year, sparked public outrage across Australia, and led to a government inquiry.


  2. Survivor's El Rowland shares the less than glamorous side of daily...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Daily Mail

    'The struggle is real': Survivor's El Rowland shares the less than glamorous side of daily life she reveals she has HEAD LICE She's raising her son Darcy while also acting as stepmother to boyfriend Lee Carseldine's sons Jake and Sam. And Australian Survivor runner-up El Rowland has shared an insight into the less than glamourous side of motherhood, with the reality star revealing she's treating herself for head lice.


  3. Indonesian consul to Darwin says repercussions possible after military strain with AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | ABC News

    Repercussions for the Top End from the recent strain on national military ties between Australia and Indonesia are yet to be determined, the Indonesian consul to the Northern Territory has said. Darwin has been the training ground for Indonesian troops for a number of years, confirming the Top End's long history with Indonesia as friend and ally.


  4. Michael Chamberlain, father of baby killed by dingo, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... speaks to the media as her ex-husband, Michael Chamberlain, right, listens outside a coroner's court in Darwin, Australia, Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Settling a notorious 1980 case that split the nation and led to a mistaken conviction, an Australian ...


  5. Obituary: Michael Chamberlain, pastor, academic and author who continually fought for justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | The Press On-Line

    The disappearance of baby Azaria from a camping ground at the base of Uluru in 1980 forced Lindy and her husband, Michael , in front of the cameras for many years. On the night of Friday, October 29, 1982, Michael Chamberlain in a frenzy of thought, tossed and turned all night in a bed in Darwin, Australia, after his wife Lindy was taken to Berrimah Jail to begin her life sentence for the murder of daughter Azaria.


  6. Mr Fujita's photo album: The story of one man's drive to reconcile Australia and JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | ABC News

    In 1942 the Japanese Imperial Army, fresh from its devastatingly successful attack on Pearl Harbour in Hawaii, turned its focus to Darwin. No-one thought, when the Japanese finally left, that they'd be back.


  7. Taranaki man Grant Rawlinson starts adventure to get from Singapore to Taranaki by rowboat and bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    Grant "Axe" Rawlinson set out from Singapore on Wednesday, on an epic 'human-powered' journey of 12,000km over land and sea to arrive back at his parents' home in Stratford, Taranaki. Rawlinson set off from Raffles Marina with Englishman Charlie Smith in Simpson's Donkey - their ocean rowing boat - to row 4500km to Darwin, Australia.


  8. Facing North Korea and Iran, Trump Must Strengthen Nuclear...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | National Review Online

    ... will exceed the minimum range. And with just 125 miles more than the minimum, North Korea could strike Darwin, Australia. An extra 270 miles would put Anchorage, Alaska, in range. Hawaii, a little over 4,300 miles from North Korea, would also be ...


  9. Democracy in Southeast Asia: A Conversation Between Michael Vatikiotis and Bridget WelshRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Lim Kit Siang

    ... Associate Fellow of the Habibie Center in Jakarta; and a University Fellow of Charles Darwin University in Darwin, Australia. She analyzes Southeast Asian politics, especially Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, and Indonesia. Bridget Welsh (BW): Michael, ...


  10. Tributes for ShannasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Courier

    RESPECT: A guard of honour is formed by firemen and soldiers in Howitt Street on Friday to farewell Nathan Shanahan. Picture: Dylan Burns And, in the end, it was the feeling hard that caused the much loved father of two, former soldier and Ballarat fireman to take his own life last week, aged just 40, after suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder for several years.


  11. Hobart Hurricanes catch Sydney Sixers short with 60-run winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | ABC News

    D'Arcy Short hopes all of Darwin was watching after the unheralded all-rounder put Northern Territory cricket on the map with a blazing BBL debut for the Hobart Hurricanes at the SCG. The Katherine-born left-hander blasted 61 off just 29 balls to help lead the Hurricanes to a comprehensive 60-run win over the Sydney Sixers on Friday night.


  12. LNG supplies growing and price on the up, but glut will be temporary say analysts Wood MackenzieRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | ABC News

    Head of Asia Pacific Gas and LNG research at consultants Wood Mackenzie, Kerrie-Anne Shanks, said there was a flip side in that it was improving liquidity and security. There are another 18 major gas projects yet to start producing, including four in Australia: Prelude, the floating LNG facility off the far north-west coast of Western Australia; Wheatstone, also off the WA coast, near Onslow; Icthys in Darwin in the Northern Territory; and a third train for the Gorgon Project on Barrow Island off the WA coast, near Exmouth.


  13. Top End's Ban Ban Springs Station sells to Kimberley cattle producer Nico BothaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | ABC News

    A cattle producer from Western Australia, who just sold four Kimberley properties in a record $100 million sale, has bought a cattle station in the Northern Territory. The sale of Ban Ban Springs Station, south of Adelaide River, to Nico Botha and his business partner settled on Wednesday.


  14. Vulnerability of fish and macroinvertebrates to key threats in...Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | CSIRO Publishing

    Vulnerability of fish and macroinvertebrates to key threats in streams of the Kakadu region, northern Australia: assemblage dynamics, existing assessments and knowledge needs Marine and Freshwater Research - http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/MF16175 Submitted: 11 May 2016 Accepted: 18 October 2016 Published online: 22 December 2016 By 2100, it is predicted that streams in the Kakadu region in Northern Australia will be transforming in their coastal floodplains to saline environments because of sea-level rise. Potential impacts need to be assessed, together with existing threats, to manage future change.


  15. Monsoon's no dampener for DarwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    Monsoonal weather has brought rainfalls up to 100mm around the Darwin area, and even some waves to satisfy the surfers. THE Top End will continue to be lashed by wild weather during the festive period after being battered by fierce winds and pelting rain yesterday.


  16. Proposed Top End dam funding knocked back by Federal GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | ABC News

    Agriculture may provide the key for the Northern Territory Government as it seeks federal funding for a new dam to meet Darwin's future water needs. An application to the National Water Infrastructure Development Fund to obtain support for a feasibility study into a new resource for urban water supply in the Darwin region was knocked back by the Federal Department of Agriculture earlier this year.


  17. NASA sees Tropical Cyclone 02S develop in Southern Indian OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... over the system." A separate low pressure system designated System 90S is developing just northwest of Darwin, Australia and is expected to pass to the south of Tropical Cyclone 02S and possible interaction is possible, according JTWC, which would ...


  18. 'Be croc-wise this Christmas': Crocodile dies attempting to cross a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Daily Mail

    GOP electors under siege: Electoral College members receive death threats, creepy Christmas cards and pressure from Hollywood to dump Trump at today's vote 'Be croc-wise this Christmas': Crocodile dies attempting to cross a Darwin highway - with the reptiles on the move for the start of the wet season The 1.5-metre, 8-10kg junior saltwater crocodile had attempted to cross the busy road at about 11:00pm, before being struck by the unsuspecting driver.


  19. Scientists dig up dirt on agricultural 'sweet spots' in northern AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | ABC News

    In the biggest undertaking of its kind in Australia, thousands of soil samples were collected from water catchments in Western Australia, the Northern Territory and Queensland. The samples are now being analysed as part of the Federal Government's multi-billion-dollar plan to develop the Top End and double the nation's agricultural output.


  20. Why 25.6C is the temp we need to worry aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    A severe weather outlook from the Bureau of Meteorology. October to April is the peak time for Australia's tropical cyclones, floods, thunderstorms, bushfires, and heatwaves Along the eastern seaboard, 26.5C would only be the average for a spring day, let alone high summer.