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3 hrs ago | Southland Times
Plenty of trans-Tasman bonhomie was in the air. Friendly noises about Australia's priorities as it moved into the G20 chair were followed a couple of days later by the invitation for New Zealand to take part in 2014.
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10 hrs ago | The York Daily Record
Western Australian politician Stephen Dawson, right, gives his husband Dennis Liddelow a kiss after they married in front of Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
A state lawmaker and his partner dressed in matching suits and ties embraced and kissed in front of Australia's Parliament House early Saturday in one of the nation's first same-sex marriages.
14 hrs ago | Queanbeyan Age
QUEANBEYAN Performing Arts Centre program manager Stephen Pike has a few surprises in store for audiences in the upcoming 2014 season.
Two ceremonies are due to take place from 12.01am tomorrow in Canberra to take advantage of a new ACT law.
ALL 124 blocks of land in the first residential release for the new suburb of Lawson sold at auctions over Tuesday and Wednesday.
A Commonwealth contractor who says she was raped by a public servant on a work trip has been awarded more than $660,000 in damages.
A MODERN adaptation of Dickens' "A Tale of Two Cities" is to be the opener for The Q's "Respond, Relax, Refresh, Return" season next year.
CANBERRA, Australia , Dec. 4 -- The Australian Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry issued the following news release: In the coming weeks, farmers in Western Australia will have access to $50 million over two years in concessional loans to help them get back on track and make sure their businesses are competitive and profitable.
EMMA ALBERICI, PRESENTER: Specialists in infectious diseases are raising concerns about the potential for drug-resistant bacteria to slip through Australia's borders.
The Prime Minister has announced the high-profile make-up of his Business Advisory Council as he unveiled the first review of competition policy since the Hilmer report.
CRAFT ACT is turning on a festive event this evening at Craft and Design Centre called 'Celebrate: the gift of design' and asks the community to support artists and designers when purchasing their special gifts.
Despite complaints of ministerial overload, the Chief Minister won't appoint any more than six of the nine ministers she now has the power to enlist.
It has been just two weeks since Darryn Lyons, a former celebrity photographer famous for pink hair and enhanced abs, was elected mayor of his hometown.