Maryborough, Australia Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. The coach who knows Australia, but doesn't know Australian sports better than his playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Randy Bennett took over a program that went 2-27 the year before he arrived to 10 consecutive 20-win seasons. SALT LAKE CITY - There seems an unbroken consensus that the greatest Australophile in American sports, Randy Bennett, hasn't mastered the nuances of rugby or Australian Rules Football, let alone cricket.

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  2. Queensland farmers lose confidence as tough season and easing prices biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | ABC News

    Poor seasonal conditions and easing commodity prices have been credited with causing a sharp decline in the confidence of Queensland farmers After two consecutive quarters of strong sentiment, the latest Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey reported those expecting the agricultural economy to improve in the next 12 months dropped from 41 per cent of people surveyed to 23 per cent. Southern Queensland and northern New South Wales regional manager Brad James said while more of the state's farmers were optimistic than pessimistic, it was clear tough conditions were taking a toll.

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  3. Miners with a heart for goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Bendigo Advertiser

    And he's right, it is a funny game they play, these people who live and breathe gold and search for it every day. They look for something that might not be there but if it is could change their lives forever.

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  4. On the go | Friday, March 10, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Bendigo Advertiser

    Today's Instagram #picoftheday is by @flissyjohnsonphotography - tag your weather pics #bendigoweather and we'll feature the best ones here. We're in for a mostly sunny day - Bendigo 33, Maryborough 32, Castlemaine 31, Kyneton 30, Redesdale 34, Echuca 34. A report stemming from an investigation into Bendigo Health by the state's Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission has been tabled in parliament.

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  5. Pilot Pam Jensen reflects on nearly 50 years of flying and being mistaken for a stewardessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | ABC News

    Pam Jensen smiles as she recalls one of the many instances when a passenger was surprised to discover their pilot was a woman. "You would have thought she would have come back here and given us a cup of tea or something, rather than sitting up there beside the pilot," the person said.

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  6. Kingfish catch the perfect garnish to Aussie couple's holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Nelson Mail

    An Australian visitor has taken home fond fishing memories of his three-week stay in Nelson after catching his first kingfish. Queensland car restorer Dave Muller landed the 5.7kg, 95cm-long fish off the Wakefield Quay wharf while holidaying in the top of the south with his wife Lesley.

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  7. Angry Australian Summer Heat Broke 205 Records in 90 DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | I4U Future Technology News

    The Australian summer which just passed us by in 2016 broke over 205 previous heat wave records. The really awful thing is that even more extreme heights of sultry weather are expected to be reached in future times.

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  8. Indigenous student recognised for excelling in STEMRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | ABC News

    A young Indigenous woman has been recognised by the CSIRO for her passion and pursuit of excellence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics . Greta Stephensen, from St Mary's College in Maryborough, received the CSIRO Indigenous STEM Student Award after attending an Aboriginal Summer School for Excellence in Technology and Science camp, as well as demonstrating her work on an experiment.

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  9. 'Angry summer' breaks 205 weather records in 90 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | ABC News

    The summer of 2016/17 has been dubbed the 'angry summer' by climate scientists who've been investigating just how extreme things got. Professor Will Steffen is a scientist with the Climate Council of Australia, and the lead author of the report Angry Summer 2016/17: Climate Change Supercharging Extreme Weather, released today.

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  10. Queensland region drought-declared as wait for rain continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | ABC News

    State Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne accepted a recommendation by the Local Drought Committee to declare the region in drought from March 1. "But the Bundaberg region has suffered from poor rainfall and heatwave conditions during this wet season and I instructed them to meet urgently to consider making a declaration." Mr Byrne said there had been a spike in the number of producers applying for Individually Droughted Property status in the lead-up to the declaration.

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  11. Education review seeks local viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Warrnambool Standard

    The federal government has launched an education review in a bid to improve outcomes for regional, rural and remote students not just at school, but also as they go on to further studies, training and employment. Member for Wannon Dan Tehan called for Wannon educators, students, families, employers and the local community to make their views known to the review which would "hear stories and feedback about regional and rural education from across the country."

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  12. Dangerous Fraser Island dingoes 'should be moved to sanctuary, not euthanased'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | ABC News

    Fraser Island dingoes that have threatened humans and are destined to be put down should be allowed to live at Queensland's only sanctuary for the animals, a wildlife park owner says. Passionate dingo advocate and former farmer Simon Stretton is calling on the State Government to spare those dingoes and move them to his Durong Dingo Sanctuary, south-west of Maryborough in the state's South Burnett.

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  13. Murdered prisoner should not have been in high-security prison: CoronerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

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