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  1. Gough Whitlam 'a giant of his time'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Mercury

    His four children issued a public statement to say their father, a towering figure in Australia's political history, died this morning. "A loving and generous father, he was a source of inspiration to us and our families and for millions of Australians," they said.

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  2. Ireland makes Lonely Planet listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Independent.ie

    Ireland has been named one of the top countries to visit next year thanks in part to the success of the Wild Atlantic Way. Tourist and traveller guide Lonely Planet put the island at number five on its 2015 must see destinations with a overview of festivals and culture designed to "separate blarney from the bumkum". 1 comment

  3. monthly wine news for OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Tom Cannavan's Wine Pages

    The 11 families who form the 'Primum Familiae Vini' association - Antinori, Mouton Rothschild, Joseph Drouhin, Egon MA1 4ller Hugel & Fils, Pol Roger, Famille Perrin, the Symington Family, Tenuta San Guido, Torres and Vega-Sicilia raised this fantastic amount in support of Marie Curie Cancer Care at an auction in London last week, by donating two lots of the 'Primum Familiae Vini Passport' and a special mahogany collection case of their wines. Alessia Antinori, current president of PFV, said: "We are grateful to the auctioneers and to all the participants at the Marie Curie Cancer Care dinner.

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  4. Obituary: Gough modernised Aussie politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | NEWS.com.au

    INDEPENDENT report reveals a State Government planning fiasco that dwarfs the Health payroll scandal with cost blowouts at three new super hospitals in excess of $2.2 billion. UPDATE: A man has been shot in the head by police after allegedly driving towards an officer at a property in an outer Brisbane suburb.

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  5. Lonely Planet rates NZ experiences for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Stuff.co.nz

    RAINBOW FRIENDLY: New Zealand has a "a brilliant network of gay- and lesbian-friendly homestays which run the length and breadth of the country from the top of the semi-tropical North Island to the depths of the glacial South". New Zealand rates some honourable mentions in Lonely Planet's top 10 lists for 2015 but misses out on the ultimate accolades.

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  6. Good Morning | Tuesday, October 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Examiner

    Monday night's interview with The Bachelor's Blake Garvey and Louise Pillidge on The Project was flagged as "the gift that keeps on giving" - and it most certainly is. The Project's Carrie Bickmore travelled to Thailand, spending just four-and-a-half hours in the country to interview Garvey and his new love about their burgeoning relationship.

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  7. Lonely Planet lauds 'cultural and quirky' Tasmania in guide book rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    Influential travel guide Lonely Planet has ranked Tasmania fourth on its list of top 10 regions to visit in 2015. The travel publisher is hailing what it calls modern Tasmania's fresh, hip and inclusive attitude, and the "brilliant" revival of Hobart.

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  8. Working out of the Box: Daniel Dorall, Architect turned Maze ArtistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Archinect School Blog

    Working out of the Box is a series of features presenting architects who have applied their architecture backgrounds to alternative career paths. In this installment, we're talking with Malaysia-born Melbourne-based sculptor and creator of fascinating miniature objects Daniel Dorall .

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  9. David LaChapelle shares his take on Sydney in a series of stunning imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Daily Mail

    From sunset over the city's famous skyline to the bright lights of Luna Park: Kardashian family photographer David LaChapelle shares his take on Sydney in a series of stunning images He was discovered by Andy Warhol at 17, has photographed everyone from Angelina Jolie to Michael Jackson and even our very own golden girl Kylie Minogue, and now he's Down Under. Acclaimed photographer David LaChapelle, who famously shot the Kardashian Christmas card last year, was in Sydney this week to take part in a new campaign which aims to get people to connect with the environment around them.

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  10. The rise of democratic retailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Stuff.co.nz

    Statistics are a funny thing. Sometimes data is released so frequently it can render itself useless to the average business owner.

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  11. Pure Herbal Ayurved Clinic is Offering Online Ayurvedic Consultation at AUD 125.00Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Release News

    Pure Herbal Ayurved Clinic is one of the best pure herbal treatment clinic offering safe and reliable Ayurvedic Body Treatment and Alternative Medicine in Melbourne. - Pure Herbal Ayurved Clinic is one of the best pure herbal treatment clinic offering safe and reliable Ayurvedic Body Treatment and Alternative Medicine in Melbourne.

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  12. Close, but no cigarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Mercury

    Tasmania's Tim Paine congratulates Andrew Fekete after they combined to take the wicket of Kurtis Patterson during a one-day match against NSW in Sydney. Picture: GETTY And while Tasmania won the battle, it lost the war as NSW narrowly denied the Tig ers the additional bonus point they required in the domestic one-day cup match at Blacktown in Sydney.

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  13. Parkin praises epic rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Mercury

    Jarrod Watling, who is riding from Smithton to Hobart return, caught up with former AFL coach David Parkin at Blundstone Arena yesterday. Picture: LUKE BOWDEN EX-AFL premiership coach David Parkin has seen a lot of courageous acts on the footy field, but even he has been staggered by Jarrod Watling's ride for charity.

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  14. Mums share kinship of careRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Mercury

    Natasha Marie, left, and Jodie Morton, were joint state winners of the foster and kinship award in the Tasmanian division of the National Carers Awards. Picture: RICHARD JUPE Life Without Barriers in consultation with Carers Australia and Families Australia, has announced the Tasmanian winners for the inaugural National Carer Awards.

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  15. Such a hard axe to followRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Mercury

    Nick Paul and Ben Lefler, from the Bushwhacker Bonanza Canadian Lumberjack Show, will be wowing the crowds at this year's Royal Hobart Show. THERE is a lot more to a lumberjack than chopping wood, as crowds at the Royal Hobart Show will discover.

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  16. East-West Airlines doco off the groundRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Northern Daily Leader

    FLYING HIGH: Local man and former aircraft mechanic at East-West Airlines, Bruce Partridge, will feature in a new documentary about the Tamworth-owned company. Photo: Geoff O Neill 201014GOD02 Brisbane-based filmmaker Viewmark Films Australia has joined forces with the Tamworth Film and Sound Archive to document the dramatic rise and fall of Tamworth's own East-West Airlines .

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  17. Work Your Quirk: The Power of the Disability Art CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Tikkun Magazine

    When I first joined Interact Theater Company, I had recently been in a motorcycle accident and lost the use of my right arm. Interact is a group of performers with disabilities.

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  18. Twelve Questions: Victor RodgerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    Acclaimed writer Victor Rodger grew up in a Scottish Christian family, the illegitimate son of a teenage mum. His play Sons, written 20 years ago and being performed again in Mangere this week, is about his fight to be part of his Samoan father's family.

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  19. Australia Hopeful of Revised Antarctic Sanctuary SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Criminal Report Daily

    Arctic animals have developed amazing adaptations to be able to survive in the tundra. The arctic fox has fur that changes from brown to white in September.

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  20. Lonely Planet urges Tas visit in 2015Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Yahoo!

    Tasmania's fine food, great outdoors and packed events calendar have helped put the state near the top of Lonely Planet's must-visit list. Comparing areas from around the globe, the renowned travel guide's Best in Travel 2015 - released on Tuesday - gives Tassie fourth place in its top-10 regions category.

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