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  1. Australian Country Living by the RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    This Australian Federation-style home, built in the 1930s, sits next to a riverbank on 2A1 2 acres of land in the New South Wales town of Mullumbimby. Owners Peter Brown, a steel-industry professional, and his wife Lesley, an artist, purchased it in 1998.

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  2. Paramedics warn crashes can be tragic but are no accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    Members of the Queensland Ambulance Service are standing up and saying 'enough is enough' when it comes to trauma on our roads and reminding drivers there is no such thing as an accident. The Easter long weekend is a time where car loads of Queenslanders hit the road, visiting family, friends or escaping on weekend getaways.

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  3. Call for more efforts to drive population growth in regional NSWRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABC News

    Regional Development Australia Mid North Coast says work needs to be done to ensure future population growth is not concentrated in Sydney. A recent report from The Australia Institute, 'Population Growth in Australia', suggests the state's population will grow by half a million in the next four years.

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  4. Consumers worried about government policyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | West Australian

    Concerns about government policy have overtaken cost of living woes to become the biggest consumer worry, for the first time since the National Australia Bank began gauging hip pocket anxieties two years ago. State and federal government policies are both to blame, including power privatisation plans in NSW, NAB chief economist Alan Oster said.

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  5. 3 Great Reasons to Visit Rome In Spring 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I cover travel, lifestyle, and consumer technology for ForbesLife, with a focus on uncovering singular destinations and experiences that are authentic and unforgettable. I have a passion for design and am always on the lookout for extraordinary finds-from jewelry to home furnishings-but I have a knack for recognizing what's worth your dollar .

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  6. Concerns for boy missing for two daysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    THE start of April did not go without many companies and stars getting in on the April Fools' Day jokes. Which was your favourite? THE driver of a Jeep in Chicago had a very effective solution for avoiding towing and impound fees after finding his car latched to the back of a tow truck.

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  7. Canberra Long Weekender: What's on in Canberra April 3-6Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    FOLK FESTIVAL The National Folk Festival is back. Over the Easter long weekend, take in hundreds of live music and dance performances, including Grammy-winning ukulele superstar Daniel Ho, and attend workshops, talks and more.

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  8. Narooma Dragon Boat paddlers bring home the trophiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Narooma News

    Four paddlers from the Narooma Blue Water Dragons travelled to Canberra on the weekend to participate in two days of race on Lake Burley Griffen. DRAGONS TRAVEL: Narooma Blue Water Dragons that travelled to Canberra on the weekend for two days of dragon boating on Lake Burley Griffin from left Donna Anderson, Robert Leftwich, Jane Mansergh and Sue Seath.

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  9. Whistle-stop World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    It is eccentric to attempt to get around Australia by train at the best of times. Weekly, slow and bumpy: to try to do so under the constraints of a World Cup schedule marks a descent into lunacy.

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  10. Tim Robards sets out on mock mission to travel around AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Too good to be true? Tim Robards attempts 'record breaking' mission to travel around Australia in human hamster ball in support of phone company Virgin Mobile campaign Australian personality Tim Robards teamed up with phone company Virgin Mobile in a mock campaign to promote their new data rollover plan. The 32-year-old chiropractor geared up in an all white jumpsuit to promote a 'record breaking' attempt to travel from Sydney to Melbourne - an estimated 900kms - solely in a human hamster ball.

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  11. Gavel / Diving takes a dive as Civic pool closesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Canberra City News

    "Being involved in the swimming community, I can tell you first hand we don't have a facility capable of hosting major swimming meets," writes sport columnist TIM GAVEL CANBERRA'S diving community faces an anxious wait with the city's only springboard facility in danger of permanent closure. The diving pool is losing a staggering 46,000 litres of water a day; that's about 19 million litres a year; or the equivalent of an Olympic swimming pool every two weeks over summer.

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  12. Harper review: Plan to lift market restrictions to put consumer interests firstRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Labor's Michelle Rowland and Liberal Angus Taylor agree competition laws must put consumers first, and believe regulations need to change so ride-sharing services such as Uber can flourish. Canberra will push the states to sweep away the most enduring market restrictions faced by Australians in their everyday lives, granting new access to goods and services from taxis and books, to 24-7 shopping including pharmaceutical and alcohol sales in shops.

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  13. NRL Previews: Round five - A Good Friday to remember?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Chris Boulous writes: After a first up loss, the Bulldogs have found form and three consecutive wins. Their strength is highlighted by the omission of last week's hero Moses Mbye for the grand final rematch against the Rabbitohs.

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  14. Port Leads Way In US At Australian MarketplaceRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | PR Log

    An Australian travel mission to the US with a number of Douglas based tour operators and accommodation providers will reap benefits for the region in the months to come. PRLog - March 31, 2015 - PORT DOUGLAS, Australia -- Tourism Port Douglas and Daintree executive officer Tara Bennett said Australian Marketplace, which was held over the weekend in Los Angeles, was proving highly successful for the Douglas based businesses in attendance.

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  15. How living in the '90s looked in AdelaideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    THE driver of a Jeep in Chicago had a very effective solution for avoiding towing and impound fees after finding his car latched to the back of a tow truck. THEY say big things come in small packages, and this tiny creature could be the key to derailing the biggest coal mine in Australia.

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  16. Name tag plan to make Melbourne friendliest cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    THE driver of a Jeep in Chicago had a very effective solution for avoiding towing and impound fees after finding his car latched to the back of a tow truck. THEY say big things come in small packages, and this tiny creature could be the key to derailing the biggest coal mine in Australia.

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  17. It's gold, it's white, it's blue, it'saRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Wellington City Council

    You can check the rating valuation and other details of a property by entering its address into our Property Search database. If you live in an inner-city suburb, you can get a resident's parking permit for your vehicle.

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  18. Classic Holidays Takes On Tasmanian Country ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

    Classic Holidays, Australasias leading Resort and Club Management Company , is leaping to Australias Apple Isle with the appointment of Management Rights for the Shearwater Country Club in Tasmania. Located at Port Sorell, just outside the city of Devonport on Tasmanias northern coastline, Shearwater Country Club will come under Classic Holidays management from 1 April 2015.

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  19. Roundup: All of Google's jokes for April Fools' Day 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    Gaming execs: Join 180 select leaders from King, Glu, Rovio, Unity, Facebook, and more to plan your path to global domination in 2015. GamesBeat Summit is invite-only -- apply here .

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  20. Calling all First Fleet descendantsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Manning River Times

    PAULINE Walker of Wingham is calling for those interested in being part of a Mid North Coast chapter of the Fellowship of First Fleeters. Pauline Walker holds her official Fellowship of the First Fleeters' certificate and a copy of 'Dispatched Downunder' one of the many history books she owns with details on the lives and deaths of those who arrived on the First Fleet.

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