Australia Travel Newswire (Page 8)

Australia Travel Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Libs face divide on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NEWS.com.au

    PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has made one of his more memorable arrivals into Sydney - on board the 20,000-tonne command ship of the US 7th fleet. FINE food, wine and friendly people have prompted the future king Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, to announce another visit to Australia - despite her hatred of flying.

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  2. 'Valley of death' could have been avoidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NEWS.com.au

    SHE'S five months old and sleeps on a wet mattress in a tent. In any other situation, she'd be taken into government care.

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  3. TV fuelling DIY dreams turned disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NEWS.com.au

    SHE'S five months old and sleeps on a wet mattress in a tent. In any other situation, she'd be taken into government care.

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  4. Girl remains critical after being hit by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NEWS.com.au

    FINE food, wine and friendly people have prompted the future king Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, to announce another visit to Australia - despite her hatred of flying. THIS young man calls himself Zen, and he has a rather pointed message for Tony Abbott.

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  5. The deteriorating Great Barrier ReefRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CBS News

    The Great Barrier Reef, the immense coral reef system covering an area more than 133,000 square miles off the north-east coast of Australia, is the largest structure formed by living organisms on the planet. The Great Barrier Reef is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is home to 600 types of corals and over 1,600 types of fish.

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  6. If you are in QueenslandRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Australian Newsagency Blog

    Gift HQ is a terrific trade show in Brisbane starting tomorrow. I am one of eight speakers speaking on business development and growth topics. I am sharing New Loyalty insights. Anyone visiting Gift HQ who would like to catch up let me know: 0418 321 338.

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  7. Parma still trusts traffic camera vendor despite corruption exposed in federal courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Cleveland.com

    Parma city officials say allegations of public corruption against the company that supplies the city's traffic cameras has nothing to do with the city's plans to consider changing vendors. Parma is preparing to solicit bids from other traffic camera vendors at the same time the FBI is investigating officials from their current supplier, Australia-based Redflex Traffic Systems, for bribing public officials in Ohio.

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  8. Crowning glory: Gong mall wins prestigious awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Illawarra Mercury

    The Wollongong CBD strip was labelled cold and sterile and compared to a prison yard when it first re-opened, but its "flexible" grey-paved design has now earned one of the highest accolades at the Australian Institute of Architects awards. At a ceremony in Sydney on Thursday night, the Wollongong City Council project - designed by the Government Architect's Office - was named the winner of the prestigious Lloyd Rees Award.

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  9. 'Tremendous' UN barrier reef decision hailed by AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The China Post

    Australia Thursday hailed a United Nations decision to keep the Great Barrier Reef off its endangered list as "tremendous," but activists warned more must be done to improve the marine park's health. The world's biggest coral reef ecosystem, which has had World Heritage Site status since 1981, has been under increasing threat from climate change, farming run-off, development and the coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish.

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  10. Bodyboarder mauled by sharkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The New Zealand Herald

    Surf lifesavers on jetskis combed the waters in northern New South Wales to find a shark that mauled a bodyboarder, leaving him fighting for his life. And a seventh person in North Carolina has been bitten by sharks in what is becoming an unprecedented wave of attacks on tourist beaches.

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  11. Seven-year-old's message to PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NEWS.com.au

    "IF YOU stop being selfish, then you might survive and people might stop telling you to leave Earth." That's the message from one youngster to our PM.

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  12. 'Sam': Mystery woman found in California suffering from amnesia is reunited with her familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Independent

    Ashley Manetta's English accent and vivid dreams about Australia fuelled speculation that she was from one of those countries, but she is actually from Pennsylvania Kathy Marks is Asia-Pacific for The Independent, based in Sydney. She has also worked for Reuters and The Daily Telegraph.

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  13. Captains Flat health centre opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Queanbeyan Age

    CAPTAINS Flat's tiny isolated community of 740 residents has celebrated the opening of a new Multipurpose Health Centre this week. Captains Flat local seniors and pensioners group members Josie Cameron and Susan Fazackerley watch Iain Matlock of Southern NSW Medicare Local add the soft furnishings to the consulting room in the new Multipurpose Health Centre.

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  14. Hamish Blake and his child Sonny give The Bachelor's Sam Wood a run for his moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Daily Mail

    'Will you accept this Tulip?' Hamish Blake and his one-year-old child Sonny give The Bachelor's Sam Wood a run for his money re-enacting the show's rose ceremony But Hamish Blake's tiny tot Sonny would definitely give him a run for his money thanks to Hamish's recent social media post. In the picture, Hamish smiles at his one-year-old mini-me while Sonny puts a tulip in his doting father's face.

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  15. Ralph Webb spends part of his summer Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | ESPN

    Vanderbilt's soft-spoken, adrenaline-seeking redshirt sophomore running back spent last fall pounding his way toward 1,000 yards for the Commodores, but he took time this summer to pound knowledge and experience into his brain with a short study-abroad trip to Australia. Fresh off a fantastic spring and early offseason in Nashville, Webb jumped on a few planes to participate in the university-sponsored trip that will count toward a science class credit for the sociology major.

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  16. Chemical spill at Melbourne AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NEWS.com.au

    A "MISTAKE" in Qantas's online booking system has satisfied the appetites of hungry Aussie travellers offering flights to LA that were too good to be true. SHE'S five months old and sleeps on a wet mattress in a tent.

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  17. GLocalMind, a leading healthcare fieldwork company, has strengthened its team over the past 2 monthsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | PR Log

    PRLog - July 2, 2015 - FRISCO, Texas -- GLocalMind, a leading healthcare fieldwork company, has strengthened its team over the past 2 months with key hires. "We are excited to have started this financial year with a growing team in the strategic areas of business development, project management and operations leadership" said Vrinda Deval, Managing Partner, Glocal Mind Siddharth Bose joins as Vice-President, Operations and brings with him over 11 years of experience in Operations, Process, Quality and Vendor Management.

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  18. Prime Minister to chopper onto visiting US warshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | ABC News

    The command ship of the US Navy's seventh fleet arrives in Sydney today ahead of military training exercises with Australia. This morning she will travel through Sydney Heads before docking into port, but not before a VIP tour by Prime Minister Tony Abbott who will land on the ship in a helicopter.

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  19. Australia's Great Barrier Reef stays off U.N. danger listRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Japan Times

    Australia on Thursday hailed a United Nations decision to keep the Great Barrier Reef off its endangered list as "tremendous," but activists warned more must be done to improve the marine park's health. The world's biggest coral reef ecosystem, which has had World Heritage status since 1981, has been under increasing threat from climate change, farming runoff, development and the coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish.

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  20. Vail closes deal on Australia's largest ski resort for $135MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Denver Post

    The Broomfield-based company announced Tuesday that it closed the deal for Perisher in New South Wales, Australia. The resort is the largest and most visited in Australia and is relatively close to Sydney and Melbourne.

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