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One of the first end users to be connected as part of NBN Co's trial of fibre-to-the-node technology has hit download speeds of 96 megabits per second and upload speeds of 30Mbps, the company charged with rolling out the National Broadband Network revealed today.
HAPPY DAYS:Spotlight Orange store manager Ricky Puata and Spotlight general manager Roy Sammartino say they have been overwhelmed by the positive response to the Orange store's opening.
JANUARY 05: Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's giant Rubber Duck enters Cockle Bay Wharf on opening day of the Sydney Festival January 5, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.
The growth of cities is causing certain species of spider to get bigger and reproduce faster, according to a new study.
Lake Illawarra police crews were called to the M1 Princes Motorway near Emerson Road around 8.25pm on Thursday, responding to reports of an incident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.
MARK COLVIN: The artist who created a painting at the centre of a corruption inquiry has given damning evidence against a former New South Wales MP and his family.
SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale.
This is a story about the earliest Methodists in New South Wales - missionaries and lay people who tried to establish Methodist congregations in the 1810s.
Polo, who pleaded not guilty, was reported for misconduct by umpire Darren Askew during Saturday's 132-point demolition of Wodonga.
Global Switch has unveiled a new $300 million data centre called Sydney East to complement its existing facility, Sydney West, in Sydney's central business district.
On Tuesday night, a councillor attempted to have Kiama council approach the Shaolin Temple proponents to gauge their interest in the decommissioned Jerrara Dam site should the Shoalhaven proposal fall through.
Explosives have failed to bring down Wagga Wagga's Hampden Bridge in its entirety, with the 1895 built structure proving tougher than expected.
This public domain file photo has been altered to erase the licence plate. 1985 Mitsubishi Cordia GSL hatchback, photographed in Sutherland, New South Wales, Australia.
Charles Sturt University's $30 million plans for Port Macquarie have been given the final seal of approval, signed off by the Northern Joint Regional Planning Panel.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 01:52 am
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