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  1. Evans has one cycling race leftRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Age

    "For 20 years I've been racing internationally - that's quite a lot of experience - but I've never done a last race," he said. "That's going to be a little bit emotional for me and I really don't know what to expect."


  2. Schools and hospitals could win from climate-fund bidRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Canberra Times

    School buildings and hospitals could be upgraded to save power and reduce emissions under a potential bid from Victoria for a slice of the Abbott government's multibillion-dollar climate-change fund. Victorian Environment Minister Lisa Neville in Geelong.


  3. Essendon belt home run blitzRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    ESSENDON launched a home run blitz in the seventh innings to blow away Geelong in their Victorian Summer Baseball League match in Bendigo on Saturday. In their VSBL western conference top-of-the-table clash at Albert Roy Reserve, Essendon comfortably won 14-4 before the mercy rule was enforced at the end of the seventh innings after the lead had ballooned out to 10. The ladder-leading Essendon had entered the seventh innings ahead 7-4, before adding seven runs to improve its record to 18-5 after 23 rounds in what was a game that began with City of Greater Bendigo mayor Peter Cox throwing the first pitch.


  4. Postecoglou keeps the faithRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    LIVE: Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou is taking an unchanged starting 11 into tonight's Asian Cup final. Follow the action here.


  5. Rachel Neylan wins first Cadel Evans raceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    Rachel Neylan said it herself after finally finishing a race as winner: there has been nothing conventional about her professional cycling career. This was definitely the short version of a tumultuous past three years since Neylan - at age 30 in 2012 - claimed the silver medal at one of the pinnacle events of her sport: the world road titles.


  6. Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race BMC teammachine SLR01Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Peloton

    Cadel Evans has been presented with a BMC teammachine SLR01 in the signature blue color scheme of his own race, the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race. The event takes place over two days Jan. 31-Feb. 1 in Victoria, Australia.


  7. Abbott rides out stormRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    EVERYBODY is on a knife's edge. If the judicial review fails, Australia's Bali Nine pair are out of chances.


  8. Roos adds starpower to 50th awards presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bendigo Advertiser

    Premiership-winning coach Paul Roos and Premier Daniel Andrews among special guests at the 50th presentation of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Advertiser-Prime 7 Sports Star of the Year awards. SUPERCOACH: Paul Roos is going into a second year in charge at Melbourne.


  9. Geelong businesses hope to cash in on Cadel Evans' final raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Businesses in the Geelong region are hoping to be amongst the winners at the inaugural Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race this weekend. Evans, the 2011 Tour de France winner, will retire from professional cycling after the elite men's race on Sunday.


  10. Neylan rides for Bendigo teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bendigo Advertiser

    GUEST: Leading rider Rachel Neylan will be in the saddle for the Building Champions Women's Squad this weekend. Picture: CYCLING AUSTRALIA WORLD championship silver medallist Rachel Neylan will guest ride for the Bendigo-based Building Champion Women's Squad in Saturday's Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race.


  11. PM adopts new title - as a MAMILRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    THEY were some of the heroes of the Sydney siege, whose faces were seen around the world. A month later they're embroiled in a messy, public war.


  12. Julie Bishop and Malcolm Turnbull perform well because of their 'captain', says Tony AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott, pictured with Julie Bishop and Malcolm Turnbull, says "It takes a good captain to help all the players of a team to excel". Prime Minister Tony Abbott says he will "absolutely" lead the government to the next election and has described the strong performances of potential leadership rivals Julie Bishop and Malcolm Turnbull as the result of their "good captain".


  13. Company news: Sean Gilchrist joined Glenora Wine CellarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Post-Standard

    ... nsively throughout the world working in hospitality and interning at wineries including By Farr Winery in Geelong, Australia, Terroirs in London, and Domaine Dujac in Morey St. Denis, France.


  14. Anaesthetists call for cough medicine restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    Anaesthetists are calling for more than 50 over-the-counter cough medicines to be restricted because of fears a commonly used cough-suppressant is causing a severe allergic reaction in a small number of people during surgery. During the past three years in Australia, six people have died after having a severe allergic reaction to muscle relaxants routinely used in general anaesthetics.


  15. Honour to Peter DrysdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Babasiga

    Congratulations. Our friend Anton VanDoornik also received an honour this week, the medal of the Order of Australia for his work with Donation in Kind in Geelong which is about sending containers of hospital beds, medical equipment, books, clothes, kitchenware, etc.


  16. Teens' eyes set on the northRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Mercury

    TWO of Tasmania's most promising teenage sailors have their sights set on representing Australia at world championship events in their different dinghy classes in Europe this Northern Hemisphere summer. Sam King and Sam Abel revealed their plans yesterday at the launch of next month's Crown Series Bellerive Regatta, which is expected to attract up to 100 off-the-beach boats and a similar number of keelboats, making it the biggest sailing regatta in Tasmania.


  17. CSIRO to pilot online privacy toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | ComputerWorld

    CSIRO will be trialing an online privacy tool in March 2015 so that researchers can share information about biosecurity emergencies with external parties securely. To maintain Australia's agricultural disease free status, the federal government has developed an emergency response plan to take action before an outbreak spreads.


  18. Restrepo, Guaranteed and Philadelphia Man in Victoria CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Courier

    UPDATE: SMYTHES CREEK trainer Emma Stewart has three starters in Saturday night's group 1 $400,000 Victoria Cup at Melton. 1pm UPDATE: EMMA Stewart's Guaranteed has been displaced as favourite for the Victoria Cup after drawing the back row for Saturday night's group 1 feature.


  19. Harness racing: Third Stewart starter confirmed for Vic CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Courier

    SMYTHES Creek trainer Emma Stewart has three starters in Saturday night's group 1 $400,000 Victoria Cup at Melton. 9.30am UPDATE: Restrepo will join stablemates Philadelphia Man and Guaranteed in the $400,000 Victoria Pacing Cup on Saturday.


  20. 'Fun police' stop drinking prankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 |

    THE Sydney store owner accused of murdering three people in a deliberately-lit fire started so he could claim insurance is due to appear in court. TONY Abbott's fellow MPs are furious about his decision to offer a knighthood to Prince Philip, with many privately questioning their leader's abilities.