Queensland, Australia Travel Newswire (Page 9)

Queensland, Australia Travel Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Queensland, Australia Travel. (Page 9)

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  1. AirAsia flight grounded after apparent bird strike damages engineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Reuters

    Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia X says a flight was diverted and forced to land in Brisbane because an engine was damaged by what was thought to be a bird strike. No reporter narration.

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  2. Crafting a way to learn a fair bit moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Border Mail

    SHARING SKILLS: Modern applique, like this example, will be the focus of workshops run by Queensland craft expert Mandy Murray, of Sew Quirky, at CraftAlive Wodonga, a three-day show at Wodonga Sports and Leisure Centre. FROM novice knitting to serious scrapbooking, a three-day fair on the Border this weekend aims to be extremely crafty.

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  3. Erin Molan rushes to support pal Laura CsortanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Slave quarters of Sally Hemings, the maid who gave birth to six of Thomas Jefferson's children, are uncovered at his Monticello mansion by workers replacing the floor of a tourist bathroom 'Getaway with the best people': Erin Molan rushes to support pal Laura Csortan after single mother lashed out at 'hurtful and cruel insinuation' she and Anthony Bell are a couple Laura Csortan fired back at Sunday's Daily Telegraph at the 'hurtful and cruel insinuation' she and celebrity accountant Anthony Bell are a couple, after they were pictured holidaying together on the Gold Coast. The former Adelaide beauty queen and her daughter Layla Rose, seven months, were seen holidaying alongside Anthony, in Queensland last week.

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  4. AirAsia flight turns back to Brisbane after apparent bird strike damages engineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Asian Correspondent

    MALAYSIAN budget carrier AirAsia X said on Tuesday a flight from Australia to Malaysia was diverted and forced to land in Brisbane because an engine was damaged during take-off by what was thought to be a bird strike. AirAsia X Flight D7207 was carrying 345 passengers and 14 crew when it took off from the Gold Coast tourist hub in northern Queensland state en route to Kuala Lumpur late on Monday, it said.

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  5. Main road to Gold Coast hinterland town to take another year to fix after TC Debbie floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | ABC News

    Residents living at Springbrook on Queensland's Gold Coast hinterland are packing up and moving after being told it could take more than a year to reopen the main access road to the tourist town. Heavy rains in March from ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie caused major landslides on Springbrook Road, which links the hinterland community with the Gold Coast suburb of Mudgeeraba.

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  6. The glaring contradiction with Adani decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    THE Indian company behind the Adani mine says it will bring thousands of jobs to Queensland, but there is one big issue. UP until three years ago in the outback Queensland town of Longreach, thousands of cattle were sold at the town's saleyards weekly.

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  7. Seven banned patrons denied entry on first night of ID scanning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | ABC News

    Seven banned patrons were identified trying to enter Queensland clubs on Saturday night on the first official night of the new late-night safety regime. As of July 1, people looking for a drink inside key Queensland venues after 10:00pm must have their identification scanned on entry.

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  8. Class mare rushed for treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | HarnessLink.com

    ' Winter Carnival aspirations suffered a blow when high class mare Rocker Band went to join millionaire pacer Bling It On as a patient at Gatton University. "After arriving last week and joining her stablemates Delightful Memphis and Kowhai Monarch, the Mark Jones trained mare was struck down by acute case of travel sickness and was rushed to Gatton for further treatment,'' Barsby said.

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  9. Allow extra time to get to Battle of BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    Manny Pacquiao training at Brisbane Botanic Gardens on June 29, 2017 before his fight with Jeff Horn. Video: Ric Frearson SPECTATORS heading to Sunday's fight are being warned of longer travel times and a limited train schedule despite TransLink admitting it being the biggest sporting event they've co-ordinated.

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  10. Trainer: Jeff Horn Focused, Not Bothered By Pressure of Big EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    One look in Jeff Horn's eyes has convinced trainer Glenn Rushton that the unheralded Australian is handling the scrutiny ahead of Sunday's WBO world welterweight title fight with Manny Pacquiao. Security concerns from Queensland Police have ensured 11-time world champ Pacquiao won't be making any public appearances in Brisbane before the WBO welterweight bout at Suncorp Stadium this weekend.

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  11. From a Professional Skydiver to an Author; a Traveller Dinesh Chandwani Has Done It AllRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | BroadcastNewsroom

    Death is an adventure unexplored by many. When hearing the stories of an adventurous traveler, people naturally become intrigued, even spell-bound.

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  12. Brisbane security fears shut down PacquiaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    More than 50,000 people are expected to pack Suncorp Stadium to see Manny Pacquiao fight Jeff Horn . Security fears from Queensland Police have ensured boxing great Manny Pacquiao won't make any public appearances ahead of Sunday's world title fight with unheralded Australian Jeff Horn in Brisbane.

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  13. Qld Rail patrons get refunds after outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Commuters impacted by a communications blackout across the Queensland Rail network at peak hour on Wednesday night will be refunded for their travel. QR chief executive officer Nick Easy says it had been a "terrible" evening and Translink has agreed to reimburse customers who travelled between 5pm and the last trains of the night.

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  14. Aussie holidays that don't exist anymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    THEY used to be the highlights of our family holidays as kids and now they're nothing but childhood memories. From theme parks to quirky roadside attractions, these places delighted generations of Aussie youngsters until they bit the dust, serving as a harsh lesson on how cruel the real world could be.

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  15. Escape winter for these sun-drenched destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    Thanks to some competition on the Auckland to Cairns route, flights to North Queensland can be nabbed for about $600 return for dates in August. That month sees the lowest average rainfall around Cairns and Port Douglas, with daily temperatures staying near 26 degrees Celsius and the sea temperature still warm enough for a dip .

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  16. This is so much better than campingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    You don't have to be a kid to stay in a tree house. You can holiday Jungle Book-style in luxury.

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  17. Sarah Hanson-Young claimed taxpayer trip to festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Greens senator claimed over $2,400 in taxpayer funds for trip to Byron Bay at same time as Splendour in the Grass music festival Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young claimed over $2400 in taxpayer expenses to travel to Byron Bay on the weekend of last year's Splendour in the Grass festival. The senator claimed a $65.50 Comcar to the Adelaide airport, a $646 flight from Adelaide Coolangatta on July 21, car costs of $135, and a $545 flight from Coolangatta to Sydney on July 25. A total of $1032 in 'electorate business' travel allowance from July 21-24 was revealed in a new Finance Department report on entitlements claimed over the period from July to December 2016.

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  18. Hanson-Young claimed $2400 for Byron tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    SA Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young claimed $2400 to travel to the Splendour in the Grass music festival in Byron Bay. AAP Image/Lukas Coch SOUTH Australian Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young claimed over $2400 in taxpayer expenses to travel to Byron Bay on the weekend of last year's Splendour in the Grass festival.

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  19. Manly's Tom Trbojevic backs NRL rule despite sickening injury in midair tackleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Manly fullback Tom Trbojevic has backed the NRL's decision not to change the rules in relation to midair tackles, despite initial fears his season was over following an ugly collision against Brisbane six weeks ago. Manly players and coaching staff were up in arms after watching their superstar No.1 crash to the ground in a midair tackle from Broncos winger David Mead at Suncorp Stadium.

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  20. Bus lanes or busways? Either way, Brisbane needs more: Transport expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Age

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