Australia Newswire (Page 10)

Australia Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Australia. (Page 10)

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  1. Budget 2016: Wentworth the biggest winner from budget tax cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Cabramatta and Green Valley, just one in 20 earners get more than the new $87,000 threshold, modelling by The Australia Institute shows. The uneven distribution of budget income tax relief is also highlighted by the contrast between the seats held ...

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  2. Townsville man appeals against drug ring jail sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    Lawyers for a Townsville man convicted of heading a north Queensland drug syndicate have lodged an appeal against his sentence. Peter Andrew Heilbronn, 41, was jailed for 11 years after being found guilty of several charges, including drug trafficking and possessing dangerous drugs.

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  3. Factory workers win $40m lotto jackpotRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    The group, who has chosen to remain anonymous, is sure to be popping the champagne as each person is set to pocket $2.85 million if the winnings are split evenly. The total prize draw was $40,445,165 and the winning ticket was bought at The Mall Newsagency in Campbelltown in Sydney's southwest.

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  4. Resident stallion incentive scheme announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    The Board will eliminate all HRNSW fees including the $750 registration fee, while the $110 paid to the controlling body by stallion owners for all HRNSW Chief Executive John Dumesny believes the announcement will be a boost for the owners of stallions and local stud farms. "This initiative compliments the highly successful Colonial Stallion Scheme which demonstrates the HRNSW Board Members are thinking outside of the square when it comes to breeding in the premier state," Mr Dumesny said.

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  5. Australian trans-Tasman netball sides hunt clean sweep against Kiwi franchisesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... likely to have any bearing on the outcome with a decision probably already having been made behind closed doors. Australia has ruled the roost over the Silver Ferns in the international arena in recent years and it's been a similar story in the ...

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  6. OZ Minerals promising hundreds of jobs from Whyalla investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    OZ Minerals says a $150 million copper concentrate treatment plant at Whyalla in regional South Australia could create about 100 jobs during two years of construction and 100 ongoing jobs once it is operational. The Adelaide-based resources company has applied to the South Australian Government for major project status, which can fast-track approvals.

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  7. Brave to Call Bottom of Commodities Rout, Rio Chief Walsh SaysRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Rio Tinto Group says it's a brave move to call an end to the commodities rout with the outlook clouded by volatile prices and uncertainty over issues including the U.S. election and Britain's vote on European Union membership. Pressure remains on prices across all sectors from metals and energy to agricultural products, while some areas of the economy in China, the top commodities consumer, continue to slow, Chief Executive Officer Sam Walsh told reporters in Brisbane, Australia.

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  8. Gay pollies to battle it out for Brisbane seatRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sydney Star Observer

    ... and society in general, come from a whole range of backgrounds and everybody gets treated with a fair go in Australia," O'Neill told the Brisbane Times . "People are who they are, they're doing what they're doing, and there are a whole lot of ...

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  9. Raynes wary of rousing AggiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Border Mail

    A SLUGGISH first half ended up costing the Steamers dearly last weekend, a mistake coach Mick Raynes doesn't want repeated. The reigning premiers host Wagga Ag College at Murrayfield on Saturday, and Raynes wants to see a continuation of the positive signs shown by the side against Leeton last week.

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  10. Residents in Melbourne's most sought after suburbs big tax winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    ... top tax rate applies from $80,000 to $87,000 - the largest share of the 150 electorates in federal parliament. The Australia Institute has used income data from the last census indexed to 2015 to estimate what proportion of earners in electorates ...

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  11. A Travelogue in the Fast Lane of the 21st Century via Sydney, AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsBlaze

    The international traveler, who may only be briefly passing through some strange new land, can tell at a single glance so much about not only the political, cultural, economic state of the world and plight of humanity in the 21st Century, but also about the state of whatever country, its people, and the myths, stories or aspirations about themselves towards which they aspire. Australia, especially Sydney, is one case in point.

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  12. The story of the Blue Lake City that almost got shelvedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    Mount Gambier's most fascinating history book, Les Hill's City Around a Cave, hides a secret past of its own - it very nearly was not published, save for a chance meeting with a stranger. By the early 1970s, the late Mr Hill had spent hours and hours camped among the city's newspaper files and in libraries, painstakingly researching information and typing up a book about the history of his hometown, but alas, not one publisher would touch it.

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  13. New boss for Shoalhaven policeaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    CONTINUING to crack down on crime, engaging with the community and "locking up crooks" are among the main goals of new Shoalhaven Police Local Area Commander, Superintendent Steve Hegarty. Supt Hegarty has taken over the top job from Supt Joe Cassar, who is now in charge of the Wollongong command.

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  14. High-flying Ivan makes NSW sideRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manning River Times

    Wingham High School student Ivan Jarvis will take to the air against some of the best gymnasts in Australia when he competes at the Australian Gymnastics Championships in Melbourne in June. WINGHAM High School student Ivan Jarvis will take to the air against some of the best gymnasts in Australia when he competes at the Australian Gymnastics Championships in Melbourne in June.

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  15. Wildcats go on the attackRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manning River Times

    AFTER two solid wins the Taree Wildcats will look to better convert their attacking raids into points when they take on Port FC this weekend in Port Macquarie. The Wildcats have enjoyed 3-0 shutouts in their last two games, following a first round 7-1 belting at the hands of the Tuncurry-Forster Tigers.

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  16. Unbeaten Wingham on a highRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manning River Times

    WINGHAM captain-coach Kurt Lewis has admitted that his side is riding a wave of confidence following their unbeaten start to the season. Combined with their pre-season competition win over Port Sharks, it's a sharp turn of fortune for a Wingham side that won only four games in total in the 2015 season.

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  17. Lions and Bulldogs set for a blockbusterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    South Coast AFL's unbeaten teams Wollongong Lions and Wollongong Bulldogs meet for the first time since last season's grand final in Saturday's round five at Keira Oval. South Coast AFL's unbeaten teams Wollongong Lions and Wollongong Bulldogs meet for the first time since last season's grand final in Saturday's round five at Keira Oval.

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  18. Elevated risk of substance abuse and suicide for former inmatesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: The first year out of prison is a dangerous time for former inmates with an elevated risk of substance abuse and suicide. Mervyn Eades, an Aboriginal man from Western Australia spent most of his life in prison until he turned 31. He's seen people die from suicide on both sides of the prison walls, including his younger brother.

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  19. Toddler dies in rollover in western New South WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    A car rollover that killed a toddler is one of the most horrific accidents police in western New South Wales have attended, officers say. A Wilcannia woman, 25, was driving along the Barrier Highway, about 110km west of Cobar, with her 19-month-old son and six-month-old daughter when the car left the road and rolled on Thursday afternoon.

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  20. Police wrap | Friday, May 6Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    Sergeant Frank Peiffer said the trailer, registration U08-529, was stolen from the business' back yard and a padlock had been cut away. BENDIGO: Unknown offenders attempted to burgle a commercial property in Mitchell Street between 5pm on Tuesday and 1.30pm on Wednesday.

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