Australia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. So How Did You Hear of Hervey Bay?Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Hervey Bay Gossip

    For the past couple of weeks that's the question one local cafe owner has been asking visitors from Europe who have been coming into his cafe and the answer in almost every case is the same. Surely that says only one thing Hervey Bay is missing out because most people already have their trips and itinerary planned before they get here.

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  2. Hidden Businesses in Hervey BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Hervey Bay Gossip

    Hervey Bay is an amazing place for tourists and everyone thinks of us as a tourist town but there's a lot more to Hervey Bay than just tourism and some of the most innovative businesses here in town are not among the most obvious. These businesses might not have a shopfront or an office.

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

    Monday Feb 8 | 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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  4. Tea, Not Milk, Secret to Strong Bones?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | News Max

    ... we change our diets, by 2020, half of Americans over the age of 50 will have weak bones. Scientists at South Australia's Flinders University studied almost 1,200 women whose average age was 80. During the 10-year study, the group suffered 288 ...

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  5. Tougher gun laws to target gangsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Official Information Act, details the case for firearm prohibition orders. They have been introduced in NSW, South Australia and Tasmania. While New Zealand was yet to experience the scale of armed gang offending that has occurred in Australia, ...

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  6. Viewpoint: Brain tanning and the alchemy of road killRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    Author and "earth skills" expert Claire Dunn explains why she scooped a kangaroo carcass off the road for the sake of fashion. On the Australia Day long weekend, I did something more traditionally Aussie than snags [sausages] on the barbie or sunburn on the beach.

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  7. Kiwi gambling losses well behind neighbour overRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... are foreign visitors. Casinos account for only a quarter of gambling losses in New Zealand and a fifth in Australia. Finland has dropped from third to fifth place in the latest ranking, and the United States and Ireland have risen to third and ...

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  8. It's time for a bit of sunken argy-bargeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Seymour Telegraph

    Only last year Mr Turner told the Riverine Herald he believed "significant expenditure" was needed to maintain Port of Echuca assets, including paddlesteamers Adelaide, Pevensey and Success, the A2 locomotive, Ada barge, barge B22 - and log barge D26. ''Barge B22 is now a wreck, a wreck created under council's custodianship, and the bow of the PS Murrumbidgee, log slip and steam winch are all deteriorating, with no obvious restoration plan, let alone a conservation strategy,'' he said.

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  9. New feed gets the thumbs upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Shepparton News Online

    ... not a new crop - fodder beet has been grown extensively in the United Kingdom, New Zealand and in other parts of Australia - it is new to northern Victoria. And those attending the field day heard it may well be the answer that farmers are looking ...

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  10. January rain is good newsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Shepparton News Online

    According to the Bureau of Meteorology, the total rainfall for towns in northern Victoria including Bendigo, Echuca, Kyabram, Mangalore, Redesdale, Shepparton, Strathbogie, Tatura, Yarrawonga and Benalla was 647.7 Wyuna irrigator Russell Pell said the wet weather worked out well for him because it cooled the atmosphere of the farm. For Pine Lodge lucerne grower Bayden Wright, the rainfall was positive but poorly timed because he had irrigated only 12 hours before the rain hit.

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  11. Feed affects genderRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Shepparton News Online

    Lamb producers might have the ability to breed more male or female lambs, research has revealed. Research led by Ed Clayton from NSW DPI at the Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute, funded by Meat and Livestock Australia, has found a ewe's diet can alter the gender of their offspring.

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  12. Sale reports on holdRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Benalla Ensign

    Sheep sales at Shepparton Regional Saleyards will not be reported by Meat and Livestock Australia's National Livestock Reporting Service from this month until the end of August. Sheep sales at Shepparton Regional Saleyards will not be reported by Meat and Livestock Australia's National Livestock Reporting Service from this month until the end of August.

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  13. MG wins Coles dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Benalla Ensign

    Coles has signed a five-year contract with Australia's largest dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn to supply the supermarket giant's own-brand cheese products. Upgrade ... Murray Goulburn will invest $145 million to upgrade facilities at its Cobram factory as part of the new deal.

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  14. Uncovering the Secrets of Elastin's FlexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bioscience Technology

    ... for example, will have gone through an estimated 2 billion cycles of pulsation. A team of researchers at MIT, in Australia, and in the U.K. has carried out an analysis that reveals the details of a hierarchical structure of scissor-shaped molecules ...

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  15. Just a Game PromoRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Transworld

    Catch the latest thunder from down under, in the " Just A Game " promo, filmed in Perth Western Australia. From the looks of it, it's going to be a savage DVD.

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  16. Project supportRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Benalla Ensign

    A contract is a contract. That's the view of Nationals Peter Walsh as the next instalment of federal funding for the troubled Connections project hangs in the balance.

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  17. India, Australia form panel for LNG supply to power plantsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Newkerala.com

    Brisbane, Feb 8 : India and Australia on Monday decided to form a sub-group, comprising senior officials of government and industry from both sides, to prepare a roadmap to help provide cheap liquefied natural gas for Indian power plants. "I have now formed a sub-group, which will be under the Working Group on the India-Australia energy dialogue," Power Minister Piyush Goyal told reporters on the sidelines of the India-Australia Energy Security Dialogue here.

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  18. #BREAKINGNEWS Fortune Empire Records Is Proud To Announce The...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Mi2n

    ... international audience. KXRL Radio Los Angeles, California USA www.kxrl-radio.com/losangeles6 KEDG Radio Sydney, Australia www.kedg-radio.com/sydney6 KHSX Radio Houston, Texas USA www.khsx-radio.com/houston6 WLDN Radio London, United Kingdom ...

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  19. New device to get people with paralysis back on their feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... become second nature, like driving or playing the piano. The first human trials are slated for 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. Credit: The University of Melbourne. The brain machine interface consists of a stent-based electrode (stentrode), which is ...

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  20. More sickened from Tripod Farmers saladRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Food Quality News

    The number of Salmonella cases linked to pre-packed mixed salad products in Australia from Tripod Farmers Pty has risen to more than 60. Victorian health authorities reported 54 cases of Salmonella Anatum infection. A total of 62 are believed to be involved but food histories are yet to establish links to the products.

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