Australia Newswire (Page 9)

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

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  1. 5 dead after small plane crashes into Melbourne shopping centerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WOI

    A small chartered plane with five people aboard crashed into a shopping center shortly after takeoff from Melbourne, Australia's Essendon airport Tuesday morning, Victoria police said. "It was a catastrophic plane crash, that has taken a number of lives.

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  2. Steel quotas not the way to go, says BlueScope bossRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    ... Of the two approaches, the federal government's is much more in line with the thinking of Mr O'Malley, CEO of Australia's largest steelmaker. His belief is that BlueScope needs a level playing field - which includes an awareness of the taxes it pays ...

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  3. Half time focus at WoolshedRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Paul and Annette Bartlett have held the second of two free information sessions at The Woolshed for a Halftime Australia intiative they are passionate about. "We were at a point in our lives where we were looking for new direction and considering the second half of our life when we came across the head of Halftime Australia," Mrs Bartlett said.

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  4. Jennifer our singing cruise ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Wollongong singing sensation Jennifer Gray has been invited by the cruise director to give a talk about her home town to passengers from around the world on Norwegian Star. On song: There's no business like show business.

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  5. Days after a blistering heatwave, it's now snowing Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mashable

    Less than two weeks ago that much of the country endured days of relentless heatwaves, leading to temperatures of around 45 degrees Celsius along the eastern coast. For a brief moment, it was hell on earth, bolstering the increasing trend of heatwaves in Australia getting longer and more intense - an impact of climate change, according to Climate Council research.

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  6. Globe trotting Hannah settles down in GoraeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Hamilton Spectator

    PORTLAND and the surrounding district is home to a variety of well travelled characters and Gorae's Darryn Hannah is one of many faces with plenty of stories to tell. Born in New Zealand, Mr Hannah, 63, made the move to Australia in 1989 after spending a decade as CEO of the Wellington Cricket Association.

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  7. Team on track for nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner

    A team of 11 young riders is set to represent Tasmanian at the national junior track cycling championships in Sydney A team of 11 young riders is set to represent Tasmanian at the national junior track cycling championships in Sydney. Cycling Tasmania executive officer Collin Burns said the team is a mix of new and experienced riders who have all been competing well at the recent Christmas Carnivals.

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  8. Birchalls enters final days | Photos, VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner

    ... Cheryl Brown, who has worked at the Brisbane Street site since 1982, said there was nothing else like Birchalls in Australia. "It's a family business that employees families, most of us have had family members being employed with us," she said. "She ...

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  9. Sweet talk may just get you everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Border Mail

    For instance travelling back to Albury from Wodonga after the City2City Run Walk on Sunday morning, a sign on the bus window read: Thank you for being nice! "See that," I point out to my husband as we swing precariously from the grab handles in the bus aisle. As we alight from the nice bus, the nice bus driver says: "See ya all later, now go straight home and have a shower.

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  10. SES search bushland where body was foundRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    UPDATE 2.30pm: SES operations manager Mal Ross said crews had searched an area of about one square kilometre on either side of the track in an operation which concluded by about 2pm. UPDATE 11.50am: Police have said they do not expect results from a forensic examination until at least tomorrow.

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  11. India vs Australia 2017: 5 Australian players to watch out for14 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | India.com

    India's long home season is nearing its end as they host Australia. The four-match Test series begins with opening Test on February 23 at Pune.

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  12. Massive jewfish tows out spearfisher at the BayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Narooma News

    Batemans Bay spearfisherman Paul Martin and the monster jewfish he speared on Monday at an undisclosed location. Full story and photo online.

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  13. Love our lakes: Fixing the smell and appearance of Lake Burley...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... recently launched an education program to teach people what can and can't flow down drains. But Clean Up Australia president Ian Kiernan said Canberrans remained extremely concerned about their polluted waterways, even if they didn't know they were ...

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  14. Why the new Coles at Alderley charges $77 for parking longer than two hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    While the opening of a new Coles supermarket in Alderley may be convenient news for locals, the centre comes with serious parking restrictions. Customers can park free for two hours at the Alderley Coles and Liquorland, but any stay over that time limit will cost shoppers a whopping $77, according to signage at the centre.

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  15. Songs of Carole King in Tapestry | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wimmera Mail-Times

    HORSHAM Town Hall will resonate with the songs of legendary artist Carole King tomorrow. Two of Australia's most loved vocalists Vika Bull and Debra Byrne will sing some of Carole King's greatest hits from her number one album Tapestry .

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  16. Sir Elton John to play concert fans in regional QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'I always love coming back to Australia' Sir Elton John to play once-in-a-lifetime show for Australian fans in regional Queensland And now Sir Elton John will play a once-in-a-lifetime show for Australian fans in regional Queensland, skipping out on the state's capital Brisbane. Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced on Tuesday morning that the 69-year-old crooner would hold concerts in Mackay and Cairns.

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  17. NBN mess | photos, videoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    ... Kylie Gaston says the out-of-town contractors were required to leave the footpath, at the front of the National Australia Bank, "like-for-like". "It's a danger," she said. "My toe caught the edge of a rough patch and I nearly went over." "Regardless ...

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  18. American to lead Seahawks' defence | videoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    ... the Seahawks hit the floor in March. Johnson-Blount, 26, returned to training on Tuesday night after flying into Australia on Friday, eager to play a bigger role in Sobey's absence. "Once I found out I was coming back here, I went to Albuquerque in ...

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  19. Regional art reaches a crossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Courier

    ... spoke at a Federation University presentation of her essay Restless Giant: Changing Cultural Values in Regional Australia last night. Billed as as 'open discussion on how to create opportunities to connect regional and urban arts communities through ...

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  20. Five killed in Melbourne plane crashRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The Australian Authorities have confirmed that five people are dead after a charter plane crashed into a popular Melbourne shopping center on Tuesday morning. Witnesses who saw the charter plane crash described a "massive fireball" erupt from a warehouse of the Direct Factory Outlet shopping center in Essendon after the plane plunged into it at speed.

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