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Yesterday | Queanbeyan Age

Super Rugby doors open for Queanbeyan with NRC

The National Rugby Championship, a brand new domestic club rugby competition that has been re-introduced by the Australian Rugby Union this year, will aim at bridging the gap between local club rugby and the Super Rugby competition in Australia.

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Yesterday | Queanbeyan Age

NSW Govt launches Mr Fluffy investigation

QUEANBEYAN is now a step closer to identifying the size of its loose-fill asbestos insulation problem after the State Government announced a new investigation into the ongoing public health issue last week.

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Wednesday | CSIRO Publishing

Sustained impacts of a hiking trail on changing Windswept Feldmark vegetation in the Australian Alps

Mark Ballantyne A C , Catherine M. Pickering A , Keith L. McDougall B and Genevieve T. Wright B A Environmental Futures Centre, School of Environment, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Qld 4222, Australia.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

ABC News

Homes to be inspected over Mr Fluffy asbestos concerns

The New South Wales Government is enlisting inspectors to start checking properties that may contain the deadly Mr Fluffy loose-fill asbestos.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Canberra City News

Canberra Avenue bus lane complete

SHANE Rattenbury is celebrating the completion of the dedicated bus lane on Canberra Avenue and new park and ride facility in Fyshwick as part of a range of improvements to public transport.

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The RiotACT

Blundell's Cottage - Extract from 'A Case for Ghosts'

History has shown us that ghosts and the supernatural seem to be commonplace and that a large percentage of people in the western world, indeed from all races and religions, not only believe in ghosts but have also experienced something that they believe is of a supernatural origin.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Queanbeyan Age

Queanbeyan Tigers go down in tight effort with ainslie

The Queanbeyan Tigers have gone down in a close affair to sixth place NEAFL side Ainslie, putting up a great fight to lose 12.9.81 to 9.10.64 at Dairy Farmers Park on Saturday.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

ABC News

Mr Fluffy-style asbestos insulation checks by NSW Government welcomed

An independent investigation into how many New South Wales properties contain potentially deadly loose-fill asbestos insulation has received bi-partisan political support.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Queanbeyan Age

Whites fans cheer a brave effort | Photos

THE John I Dent Cup local rugby grand final makes for a great atmosphere every year, and last Saturday hundreds of Queanbeyan Whites fans turned out to cheer our local side on.

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Canberra Times

Capes 4 Kids off to a flying start

Tjanara Nageeb, and her daughter Eva, 10 months, at the launch of Capes 4 Kids at the Canberra Children's Hospital.

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Queanbeyan Age

Lewis Holland knows body better after Glasgow miss

HE may be extremely disappointed in missing what would have been his first Commonwealth Games, but Queanbeyan Whites junior Lewis Holland has learnt where his body is at and is looking further afield.

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Queanbeyan Age

Jess Stramandinoli makes All-Australian team

SHE was denied the opportunity to represent the NSW/ACT side to injury, but Jerrabomberra resident Jess Stramandinoli has beaten this set-back in being named in the All-Australian under 16s girls team.

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Canberra City News

Cultural icons and other arts. This weekend of arts in Canberra

BELCONNEN Arts Centre and Tuggeranong Arts Centre are banding together to bring us Canberra's first non-arts arts prize , the "Send Us a Selfie" project.

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Queanbeyan Age

Pressure builds on asbestos response

QUEANBEYAN mayor Tim Overall and local State MP John Barilaro say they're ramping up pressure on the State and Federal governments to address the legacy of Mr Fluffy asbestos in Queanbeyan once and for all.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Queanbeyan Age

Lewis Holland knows body better after Glasgow miss

HE may be extremely disappointed in missing what would have been his first Commonwealth Games, but Queanbeyan Whites junior Lewis Holland has learnt where his body is at and is looking further afield.

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Queanbeyan Age

Jess Stramandinoli makes All-Australian team

SHE was denied the opportunity to represent the NSW/ACT side to injury, but Jerrabomberra resident Jess Stramandinoli has beaten this set-back in being named in the All-Australian under 16s girls team.

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Canberra City News

Cultural icons and other arts. This weekend of arts in Canberra

BELCONNEN Arts Centre and Tuggeranong Arts Centre are banding together to bring us Canberra's first non-arts arts prize , the "Send Us a Selfie" project.

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Thursday Magnet

Asbestos advice on the way

Bega Valley Shire Council says it will soon be able to provide further advice to local residents who believe their homes may contain deadly loose-fill asbestos fibres, following a meeting with a NSW Government taskforce and WorkCover NSW representatives later this week.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Canberra City News

Arts in the City / Cool, digital Monteverdi

MONTEVERDI'S opera "L'Orfeo" will never be the same after the ANU School of Music stages it soon in with a cool, interactive digital set designed by Andrew Quinn, who has worked on "The Matrix."

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Cooma-Monaro Express

Renal dialysis unit opens

AFTER close to a decade of campaigning Cooma Hospital's new renal dialysis unit is open, with the first patients using the facility on Monday.

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