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2 hrs ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation
When the International Mire Conservation Group toured Australia for the first time looking at peatlands and their conservation, they included Tasmania's last working peat 'mine' at Brown's Marsh on the central plateau.
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3 hrs ago | West Australian
Wesfarmers has agreed to sell its 40 per cent stake in industrial gas producer and supplier ALWA and its associated interest in the Kwinana Industrial Gas Joint Venture to Air Liquide Australia, booking a pre-tax profit of $95 million on the deal.
4 hrs ago | CNet News
An installation in Sydney, Australia's Pitt Street Mall consists of person-shaped, LED-filled sculptures that use proximity sensors to sing beautiful music when people pass by.
8 hrs ago | Scoop
New Zealand Young Farmers Vice-Chairman Cam Lewis finished runner up at the recent trans-Tasman Rural Ambassador competition in Feilding, 6-8 December.
8 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post
And now for something completely different: A spy story that isn't about Edward Snowden's disclosures and the U.S. National Security Agency's surveillance of everything and everybody.
8 hrs ago | CBS Local
MARCH 27: The first flight from Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, arrives in Sydney and marks the opening of the airline's new non-stop route between Abu Dhabi and Sydney, at Sydney airport on March 27, 2007 in Australia.
10 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development
December 10, 2013 - Telit Wireless Solutions and Sydney announced that Telit's HE910 Series 3G cellular and Jupiter SL869 satellite positioning receiver modules are to integrate Cabcharge's Fareway Plus, an innovative and powerful payment and application platform developed to meet the stringent requirements and rigors of the Taxi industry in the ... (more)
13 hrs ago | Anna.aero
14 hrs ago | Chain Store Age
Sydney, Australia Australian apparel retailer General Pants is rolling out interactive kiosks fusing music, fashion and social media to create a shopping experience to guide, inform and entertain consumers via Apple iPad device displays.
18 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
THIS is life inside the depraved family whose incest and squalor hidden in the hills of a quiet country town hid a terrible secret.
CANBERRA'S own Christmas Carnival in the City kicked off today for the second year running, with free rock climbing, rides and twice as many camels as last year.
An inquest is continuing today in Cairns into the death of a 19-year-old German tourist who drowned at a swimming hole near Mareeba.
DURING State of Origin they hate our guts, but our neighbours from NSW can't get enough of the Sunshine State, gifting Queensland a multibillion-dollar tourism bonanza.
By Neville D'Cruz MELBOURNE, Dec 11 -- Promoting golf will swing an ace in favour of Malaysia's tourism coffers, says Malaysian Golf Association president Admiral Tan Sri Datuk Setia Mohd Anwar Nor.
ELEANOR HALL: To Sydney now and the most senior Catholic Church leader to come before the child abuse Royal Commission today admitted to spectacular bungling when handling a compensation claim from an abuse survivor.
In the heat of the Australian summer in the early 1970s, my parents would corral their eight children into the family Holden Kingswood station wagon for the long drive to the holiday trailer parks that dot the south coast of New South Wales state.
MELBOURNE will put on its biggest New Year's Eve fireworks display yet as more than half a million revellers are expected to gather in the city.