Geelong, Australia Newswire

Geelong, Australia Newswire

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  1. Powerball case back before Vic courtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    THIS time last year, a little-known terrorist leader declared himself a caliph. To mark the anniversary, something monstrous may be on the cards.

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  2. Lottery winner Gary Baron confronted by syndicate he 'ripped off'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The moment lottery winner whose syndicate partners say he ripped them off for millions emerges from his new house in fluffy robe to tell them he'd buy them ONE beer after he proves the $16m prize is all his Gary Baron went into hiding after co-workers accused him of running off with $16.6 million in lottery prize money Two of the 16 lottery syndicate members, who launched a Supreme Court case against a former colleague they have accused of ripping them off after he won $16 million, have revealed they confronted the man about the win after he went into hiding.

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  3. Mammoth win for GrubbersRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Ocean Grove Voice

    A GOAL bonanza from Grubber star forwards Travis Gavin and Brayden Warren saw Ocean Grove smash lowly Newcomb by 286 points on May 16. A livewire Gavin booted 13 goals, while youngster Warren had a day out at Ocean Grove Memorial Recreation Reserve with 11 majors. Warren's 11 goals was his best return at senior BFL level, while the last time Gavin booted 10 or more was against Newcomb in round one 2014.

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  4. Shepparton Station: pyjama-clad protest over sparse train serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    There are no sleeper trains through Shepparton, but residents of Victoria's fifth-largest city have to get up before the sun rises if they want to take the morning train to Melbourne. About 100 of them will do this on Thursday, including Shepparton's mayor, and turn the 6.31am V/Line service to Southern Cross Station into a diesel-powered pyjama party and protest.

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  5. Open for businessRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Ocean Grove Voice

    The $1.5 million redevelopment of the former Surfside Kinder in John Dory Drive will provide a modern, multipurpose building for the local community. Geelong Mayor Darryn Lyons and Cr Jan Farrell, who represents Ocean Grove, were joined by Minister for Climate Change, Environment and Water and Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville to officially open the hub.

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  6. Fishers pull out of trawler talksRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Age

    The troubled freezer trawler Geelong Star has lost all support from recreational fishers, as the ship begins its third attempt to fish without killing dolphins. Talks broke down over the Geelong Star's fishing pattern according to the Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation, which was the only group from the sector not to reject the trawler outright.

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  7. Port lease details on the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    THREE young women left their friends in search of a cab. They were never seen again.

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  8. Trawler resumes with new 'safer net'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner

    The 95-metre trawler was forced to dock in Victoria last month after it killed eight dolphins and four fur seals in less than two weeks while fishing in the Small Pelagic Fishery. On Sunday, Small Pelagic Fishery Industry Association chairman Grahame Turk said the trawler had returned to the fishery for daylight fishing only, after it satisfied stakeholders that all future dolphin deaths could be avoided.

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  9. Melbourne port sell-off detailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Port of Melbourne will be leased for 50 years to raise money for Victoria's level crossing removal program. Treasurer Tim Pallas said the price of the lease was likely to be $5 to $6 billion at a conservative estimate.

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  10. BP in outsourcing drive for regional terminals, tank operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Age

    UK oil major BP is outsourcing operations for its regional and rural fuel depots and terminals to a range of third parties in an effort to beef up its competitiveness and allow it to focus on a $450 million expansion in the retail end of the market. The restructuring involves four separate deals, with Lowes Petroleum, Great Southern Fuel Supplies, Toll Holdings and UGL Operations and Maintenance, with the new ventues set to go live in the second half of 2015.

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  11. Geelong Star resumes fishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner

    The 95-metre trawler was forced to dock in Victoria last month after it killed eight dolphins and four fur seals in less than two weeks while fishing in the Small Pelagic Fishery. Earlier this week, Small Pelagic Fishery Industry Association chairman Grahame Turk said the trawler had returned to the fishery for daylight fishing only, after it satisfied stakeholders that all future dolphin deaths could be avoided.

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  12. Lottery winner 'goes into hiding from syndicate with A 8.4million'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Metro UK News

    A man whose numbers came up on the lottery has allegedly gone on the run without sharing the winnings with a syndicate he was part of. Gary Baron, 49, called in sick then went on to buy a top-of-the-range BMW and a luxury house with his AUS$16.6million windfall, according to Seven News .

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  13. Lucrative media career could await Mick MalthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Age

    While his coaching career appears over with a record 718 matches to his credit, Mick Malthouse will enjoy a lucrative career in the media - should he choose to head down that path. Having already been on the guest speaking circuit, enjoying a weekly slot on South Australian radio station 5AA, and taken up a role as La Trobe University's first vice-chancellor's fellow, , Malthouse almost certainly will enjoy a slew of offerings from the major media outlets.

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  14. Leading trainer David Hayes wants quarantine opened earlierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Leading Australian trainer David Hayes will formally approach Racing Victoria in coming weeks in a bid to have the Werribee quarantine station opened earlier this year so overseas horses can compete in early spring races. Hayes believes that if the opening date, which is usually the first week in October, can be moved back a month it could enhance the chances of international horses competing in early spring.

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  15. Eagles accept Yeo one-game banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Yahoo!

    Elliot Yeo has been in red-hot form for the Eagles and will be sorely missed on Sunday. Picture: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images UPDATE: Elliot Yeo will miss West Coast's round nine clash with Geelong at Domain Stadium on Sunday after the club decided not to challenge his one-game ban for striking.

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  16. Why PPSA leasing legislation is choking the hire industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Age

    When the US Chamber of Commerce wrote a hard-hitting letter to the Abbott government castigating a piece of legislation it believed was "damaging" and undermining Australia's reputation, the $6.5 billion hire industry quietly applauded. The letter, written last September to Attorney General Senator George Brandis, didn't hold back.

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  17. Driver charged after sleeping bub ploughRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NEWS.com.au

    CAN you recite Australia's citizenship pledge? Tony Abbott believes we all should be able to and he wants to talk to you about it if you can't. AUSTRALIANS fighting alongside Islamic State could be stripped of their citizenship - but there are reports that not all of Abbott's cabinet is happy with the idea.

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  18. Powerball syndicate member accused of taking off with $16.6 million winning ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    The man has gone into hiding after co-workers accused him of running off with $16.6 million in lottery prize money. Photo / Thinkstock A former courier turned multi-millionaire who bought a luxury new house and A$200,000 BMW with his A$16.6 million Australian Powerball winning ticket has gone into hiding after members of his lottery syndicate accused him of not distributing the winnings.

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  19. How does nest box temperature affect nestling growth rate and breeding success in a parrot?Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | CSIRO Publishing

    Eliza R. Larson A B , Justin R. Eastwood A , Katherine L. Buchanan A , Andrew T. D. Bennett A and Mathew L. Berg A A Deakin University, Centre for Integrative Ecology, School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Locked Bag 20000, Geelong, Vic. 3220, Australia.

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  20. Eagles look to roll the dice so Yeo can playRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | West Australian

    Elliot Yeo has been in red-hot form for the Eagles and will be sorely missed if he is suspended. Picture: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images West Coast are set to challenge Elliot Yeo's one-game striking ban at the AFL Tribunal tonight ahead of their crunch clash with Geelong at Domain Stadium on Sunday.

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