Puckapunyal, Australia Newswire

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  1. Kiwis Keep up Pro Tour Momentum At BolivarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Scoop

    Pukekohe ace Emerson Vincent was again the top Kiwi karter at the latest round of Australia's Rotax Pro Tour, finishing third in the Micro Max class at Bolivar in South Australia on Sunday. Vincent, 7, qualified fifth but claimed a win and two second places in the heats and second place in the Pre-Final, before crossing the finish line third behind 2016 title rivals Sebastian Ruiz and Harry Arnett in the Final.

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  2. Soldiers electrocuted at army baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Shepparton News Online

    A woman is in a critical condition and a man is stable at Melbourne hospitals after suffering electric shocks at Puckapunyal Army Base on Monday. A female Australian Army soldier is fighting for her life in hospital after being electrocuted during a training activity at the Puckapunyal army base near Seymour on Monday night.

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  3. ADF abuse survivor says life on naval base was 'sheer hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | ABC News

    A survivor of child sexual abuse has told a royal commission that his time at a naval base was "sheer hell" and he was warned his life may be at risk if he reported the attacks. The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse hearings into the Australian Defence Forces, which began in Sydney this morning, and has been told the abuse at the ADF training facilities was systemic and spanned decades.

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  4. Obituary: Edward Thomas 'Ted' Lynes OAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Courier

    Edward 'Ted' Lynes excelled in two careers, both as teacher and as citizen-soldier. He died last week aged 80. Edward Thomas 'Ted' Lynes died on Saturday June 4th 2016 of the effects of prostate cancer.

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  5. Kiwi Karters in Queensland This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Scoop

    New Zealand's Rotax Pro Tour regulars are back in Australia this weekend, contesting the fourth round of the Australian series at the Ipswich Kart Circuit in Queensland. Seven-year-old Emerson Vincent from Pukekohe, who leads the points standings in the Micro Max class, heads the eight-strong group and will be joined by Connor Davison , Samuel Wright , Matthew Payne and Jaden Ransley , the Stewart sisters, Ashleigh and Madeline , and Brendon Hart .

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  6. Meeting Mr BullfinchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Wimmera Mail-Times

    Former Rat of Tobruk and Second World War veteran Jim Price tells his war stories to Wimmera historian John Francis. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER Former Rat of Tobruk and Second World War veteran Jim Price tells his war stories to Wimmera historian John Francis.

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  7. AFP called in to investigate Defence Housing AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | The Age

    An investigation into Defence Housing Australia, which manages a $10 billion taxpayer-owned property portfolio, has been launched by the Australian Federal Police, after a referral from the Department of Finance. No reason has been given for the referral, although there have been long running suggestions the federal government could look to privatise the DHA.

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  8. Leading father-son doctors die within three daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | The Age

    As a GP and surgeon in Colac, Keith Torode was the longest-serving medical officer in the district so far, resident there for 45 years. He kept journals, in which he recorded a paragraph on every operation he did, which makes fascinating reading, particularly for a doctor of today.

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  9. Barbie the adventurous ewe finds her way home, two years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    A sheep in Melbourne which has been missing since Feb 2014 is home at last - just in time for an urgent haircut. To be a sheep is to follow the mob but one sheep in Australia defied its stereotype by wandering off and living a mystery life for two years.

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  10. Barbie the adventurous ewe finds her way home, two years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A sheep in Melbourne which has been missing since Feb 2014 is home at last - just in time for an urgent haircut. To be a sheep is to follow the mob but one sheep in Australia defied its stereotype by wandering off and living a mystery life for two years.

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  11. Ewe's 20-kilometre journey home after two years on the lamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | The Age

    Watch as a shearer cuts 20 kilos of wool after Barbie the sheep wandered off after a fire on a Victorian farm in 2014. To be a sheep is to follow the mob but there is one animal that defied its stereotype by wandering off and living a mystery life for two years.

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  12. Kiwi Trio Join Aussie Kart Titles Chase This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Scoop

    Kiwi karters Ryan Grant, Graeme Smyth and Liam Sceats will be in Dubbo in inland New South Wales this weekend contesting the opening round of this year's Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol Edge. Grant, 31, and Smyth, 24, are entered in the KZ2 class while Sceats, 10, is competing in the Cadet 12 class.

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  13. Famed headmaster: to build a truly great school, sometimes you have to poach a littleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    In his youth, Charles Sligo was taken to a Baptist meeting in a small chapel in Chapel Street, Prahran, and invited to sign the Pledge for Temperance and renounce alcohol. He declined, walked up the road and "signed-on" with the Anglicans at Christ Church, South Yarra.

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  14. Walk honours popular figureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Shepparton News Online

    FIVE years ago, men of the 2/21st and 2/22nd Battalions of the Australian Imperial Forcemarched from Euroa to Violet Town, a 20 kilometre trek. Rochester's Lionel Penny was one of the young men in the march heading off to the conflicts of the Second World War.

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  15. Kiwi Karters return to Australia for final Rotax hurrahRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | Scoop

    A seven-strong group of Kiwi karters, including Junior Max Trophy round winner Matthew Payne from Pukekohe, and Wellington sisters Madeline and Ashleigh Stewart, are returning to Australia this weekend to contest the Grand Final round of this year's Rotax Pro Tour series. The others in the group are Dylan Drysdale and Brendon Hart from Palmerston North, Samuel Wright from Auckland and Jaden Ransley from Christchurch.

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