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  1. Your Local Travel Expert On: Different Perspectives of AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Australia is unlike anywhere else on earth, comprising an otherworldly mix of backdrops. I go down under regularly, and I had to grin on my last visit, I thought fourteen and a half hours of flying, that is quicker than I went to Rome, Italy a couple of months ago.

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

    7 hrs ago | 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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  3. Woman who spent 17 days of 'agony' lost in the bush opens up about...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Woman who spent 17 days of 'agony' lost in the bush opens up about how she survived - and the voice that spoke to her Ms Fraser was treated in hospital for third degree burns and underwent surgery to remove splinters from her feet and legs A far north Queensland woman who miraculously survived 17 days in rugged bushland says she was given the strength to carry on when a voice at an old Aboriginal burial ground told her 'only you can do it.'

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  4. Why governments should leave the gas market aloneRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    A food processing business in regional Victoria has spent tens of millions of dollars on gas-fired boilers to heat and process its product. But in the past year the company's gas supplier has said that when its contract runs out in two years, the price will increase by 30 per cent, and the same again the year after.

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  5. Bushfire in the city prepares Brisbane for emergency seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    The Bureau of Meteorology's outlook suggests a drier than normal October and November and in preparation, the Queensland Fire and Emergency Service are using demonstrations to educate the public on the dangers of bushfires. Volunteer community educator Petrina Hawkins says people are always amazed at how quickly a fire can move and how different materials combust in a bushfire.

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  6. Measles alert: Queensland Health issue warning for passengers on Jetstar Bali to Brisbane flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Passengers on a flight to Brisbane from Bali have been told to be on alert for symptoms of measles after three people onboard tested positive to the infection. Queensland Health issued the warning to all passengers aboard Jetstar Airlines flight JQ46, which left Denpasar on October 15 and arrived in Brisbane the next day.

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  7. All Blacks seal Bledisloe Cup and Ewen McKenzie's fate with late tryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | South China Morning Post

    New Zealand's Sam Cane is tackled by Matt Hodgson of Australia during their Bledisloe Cup clash in Brisbane on Saturday. Photos: AP A one-point, stoppage-time loss to New Zealand abruptly ended Ewen McKenzie's short and tumultuous stint as Australia coach on Saturday, leaving the Wallabies rudderless a week ahead of a European tour and only 11 months before the World Cup.

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  8. Queensland Art Gallery presents new permanent display of indigenous Australian artRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Art Daily

    Douglas Kwarlple Abbott, , Boggy Hole, Finke River, 2008. Watercolour on paper. Purchased 2008.

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  9. All Blacks seal Bledisloe Cup and Ewen McKenzie fate with late tryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | South China Morning Post

    New Zealand's Sam Cane is tackled by Australia's Matt Hodgson during the Bledisloe Cup against Australia in Brisbane. Photos: AP A one-point, stoppage-time loss to New Zealand abruptly ended Ewen McKenzie's short and tumultuous stint as Australia coach on Saturday, leaving the Wallabies rudderless a week ahead of a European tour and only 11 months before the World Cup.

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  10. Asian property transactions to Oct. 17Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | SNL Financial

    AMP Capital's managed fund, AMPCSCF, is the buyer. The sale price is in line with book value.

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  11. Where we'll put our Ebola patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NEWS.com.au

    THE media adviser to MP Bruce Flegg felt pressure when he discovered 47 undisclosed emails had been sent by the then minister's lobbyist son to his father. CLIVE Palmer's former state leader has accused him of trying to create a "feudal Palmer kingdom" in Queensland as the mogul's wife seeks preselection.

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  12. Amy Quintin earns master'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Amy Quintin received a master's degree in conservation biology from the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia, on July 22. Conservation biology is a field of ecology that focuses on securing species and ecosystems that are threatened with extinction. The master's program included fieldwork such as evaluating coral health on the Great Barrier Reef, measuring the carbon content of rainforest ecosystems and traveling to the outback in western Queensland to study the unique challenges of restoring and maintaining endangered wallabies.

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  13. Dusit Signs on Luxury Golf and Spa Resort in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Hospitality Net

    Dusit Thani Brookwater Golf & Spa Resort at First Residence one of the largest foreign investment resorts in Australia's history Senior Executives of Dusit International joined representatives of the Springfield Land Corporation, World Group UK and Maxsen Capital Hong Kong at the Brookwater Golf Club in Queensland yesterday to announce the launch of the Dusit Thani Brookwater Golf & Spa Resort at First Residence. The resort, the first on Australian soil for the legendary Thai hospitality brand, will in its first phase offer 168 luxury resort apartments with private plunge pools overlooking the Greg Norman-designed Brookwater Golf Course, rated number 1 in Queensland.

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  14. State ramps up measures to deal with EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NEWS.com.au

    A BRISBANE coffee shop was being used as a commercial front for a highly sophisticated and "exclusive" drug trafficking network linked to the Bandidos, police will allege. WATCH the amazing timelapse transformation as a former Home and Away and Underbelly star turns into the villain from hit stage musical The Lion King.

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  15. Packer reveals his vision for BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NEWS.com.au

    DON'T go in the water. A girl has been attacked by a shark on a popular tourist beach this morning, prompting authorities to warn people off swimming.

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  16. Rush to enrol in a class actRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Townsville Bulletin

    PARENTS went to extreme lengths - including camping overnight in blankets and swags - to get their children into a popular Townsville state high school. Pimlico High School automatically accepts enrolments from families living within its catchment area but about half travel from outside the zone.

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  17. The word 'tourist' will be replaced by 'visitor on Gold Coast before Commonwealth Games 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Daily Mail

    The word 'tourist' is now taboo on the Gold Coast and will be replaced by 'visitor' in time for the Commonwealth Games in 2018 Mayor Tom Tate has updated the City of Gold Coast Communication Guide to change the terminology from 'tourists' to 'visitors' Gold Coast council members have directed travel companies to shun using the term 'tourism' ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The move started with Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate sending a letter to Gold Coast Tourism, in which he advised the city linked organisation that 'tourist' now carries unflattering connotations.

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  18. Great Barrier Reef: A paradise can be found just below the surface of the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Canada.com

    There I was with my head ducked down under the water in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, all alone in an amazing sub-surface world, looking with awe at a swirling kaleidoscope of colour and coral and strange creatures. It was only when I popped my head out and had a quick look around that I freaked out.

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  19. Queensland hotels scoop the poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | NEWS.com.au

    RESORTS from the Sunshine State have taken out the top gong in two major listings of Australia's top hotels. IF YOU thought economy class was bad, you're really not going to be happy about this news.

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  20. Akesse Sanza to represent Ghana @ the Ethno Australia 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | GhanaWeb

    Akesse Sanza the drummer and tourist, who has been making Ghana proud at different stages and also lifting the flag of the nation so high with his talent, is at it once more. This time he will be representing Ghana at International Folk Music Festival 2014 .

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