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  1. Renewed Iron Ore Price Worries in AustraliaRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Ticker

    The price of the iron ore has plunged 60% in the last one year as the four largest mining companies continue to increase supply and China engineers a slowdown. Australian stocks traded lower and Aussie dollar struggled to gain higher ground after renewed worries on the direction of iron ore prices.

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  2. Crocodile bites golfer at Australian resortRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Crocodile bites golfer at Australian resort A golfer has been bitten on the leg by a crocodile while playing at an Australian tourist resort. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1FPHpLc BRISBANE, Australia - A golfer has been bitten on the leg by a crocodile while playing at an Australian tourist resort.

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  3. Golfer bitten by a crocodile while playing golf in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Mashable

    A golfer who was bitten on the leg by a crocodile while playing at an Australian tourist resort said Tuesday he was partly at fault for hitting his ball in the water and disturbing the aggressive reptile while it sunbaked. John Lahiff, 75, had puncture wounds in his right calf after he was bitten by the 1.2-metre saltwater crocodile on Monday at the Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course in the tourist town of Port Douglas on Queensland state's Great Barrier Reef, police said.

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  4. Canadian travellers worry after warning issued about working holiday companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | CBC News

    Edward Nagy fears he will never get the $2000 refund he says Global Work and Travel owes him. Canadian customers of Global Work and Travel are baffled after a warning from state officials in Queensland, Australia, that their working holiday packages could be in jeopardy because parts of the business in that country are in a voluntary insolvency process.

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  5. Casino revenue expected to pass $6bRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | West Australian

    Growing wealth in Asia and a boom in high roller spending is expected to drive revenue in Australian casinos to $6.2 billion by the end of the decade. Market researcher IBISWorld says the opening of three new casinos in the next five years, all aiming to attract foreign high rollers, will be the main driver of gambling growth.

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  6. Water hazard: Crocodile bites golfer on north Australian resort courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    A file photo of a saltwater crocodile. The reptiles can grow up to six metres long, but the one that bit an Australian golfer on Monday was fortunately much smaller.

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  7. In New Zealand, a legal battle looms over streaming TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | CIO

    A legal battle is taking shape in New Zealand that could result in one of the first worldwide court cases to address the legality of skirting regional restrictions on web content. Several ISPs in the country received a letter last week claiming they're violating New Zealand copyright law by allowing their subscribers to view streaming video content that would normally be geo-blocked, or restricted based on where they live, as revealed by their IP address.

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  8. Nudey Beach, Fitzroy Island, Queensland: From nudist favourite to family friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    It might still be hot "Oop North" but in dear old Queensland you go on a nakation at your peril because it's the only state in which there are no legal nude beaches. Lithe and not so lithe banana benders do continue to bare all at unofficial nude venues like Alexandria Bay, near Noosa, and, not long ago, backpackers, day-tripping naturists and Teutonic tourists flooded to the one Barrier Reef island where letting it all hang out among the coral was the major attraction.

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  9. Coe to miss Victory's Brisbane swingRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | West Australian

    First-choice Melbourne Victory goalkeeper Nathan Coe will miss the club's crucial pair of A-League matches against Brisbane Roar. The custodian won't travel to Queensland owing to a back injury suffered two weeks ago in the club's win over Wellington Phoenix.

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  10. NRL: Warriors' victory sets launchpadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Warriors may be off to their best start to a season in five years but coach Andrew McFadden believes there is plenty of improvement left. Saturday night's encouraging 32-22 win over Wests Tigers made it three wins and three losses so far - their best effort since 2010 - but as that record suggests, consistency continues to elude them.

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  11. Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic pack crucial win ahead of their road-trip to BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Jo Harten was a class above the rest at goal shoot for the Magic against the Steel in Invercargill on Saturday. The Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic will board a plane to Brisbane on Friday with confidence restored following their win over the Southern Steel in Invercargill on Saturday.

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  12. Education, adventure, fun, opportunities in Australia, New ZealandRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Sun-Star

    A WHOLE world of possibilities has come within reach, as we all integrate into the global community. Not only has the planet become smaller as more and more trading happens between nations, overseas employment is more common and earning academic credentials outside of one's locality is now possible.

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  13. Queensland's interior: The art of Australian bushcraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Independent

    'There are loads of snakes in the grass around here," says Russell. He isn't passing comment on the locals, he means real snakes in the real grass that runs in waist-high, honey-coloured swathes either side of us.

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  14. Meet members of Gatton's '88 club'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | ABC News

    The Lockyer Valley is one of Queensland's most famous food bowls. The pickers who harvest the food come from all over the world on working visas, and many have a particular number never far from the top of their mind.

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  15. Disability no barrier for blind Cairns lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | ABC News

    Imagine living your life without being able to see, unable to distinguish between light and dark and unaware of the plethora of obstacles in even the most mundane environment. Cairns woman Louisa Young lives her life in darkness but that has not stopped her graduating university with a double degree and being admitted as a lawyer in Queensland.

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  16. Drought forces Queensland graziers to sell livestock and walk awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | ABC News

    After years of struggling without adequate rain, a young family in Queensland has made the emotional and difficult decision to walk off the land. Nic and Carley Walker struggled to keep their cattle and sheep alive after three consecutive so-called wet seasons failed to deliver any decent rain.

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  17. Vehicle club hosts more visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Naracoorte Herald

    Enjoying the visit by Citroen Club of Australia members : Ted Cross, Lin Shaw, Helen Cross, Andrew Begelhole, with guests from Noosa Heads in Queensland Carolyn Williams, Barry Shaw and David Williams. Naracoorte Historic Vehicle Club hosted the visitors on their way to a Cit-In at Nuriootpa over Easter.

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  18. Carmody's diary reveals court datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    INDONESIAN authorities say they're deciding on an 'ethical' day this month to execute Bali Nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran. A GOLD Coast fisherman thought he had bitten off more than he could chew when he hooked a mammoth tiger shark while beach fishing.

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  19. Fitness and health guru Ashy Bines' clean-eating recipes revealed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Could getting SWEATY be the key to a long life? People who exercise vigorously are less likely to die early than those who take a daily stroll Want to learn a new skill? Think like a child: Young people concentrate better by shutting down parts of the brain they don't need Instagram vs reality: What travel really looks like without a filter Fitness and health guru Ashy Bines' clean-eating recipes revealed to be ripped off other websites... as trolls unleash sickening abuse towards her unborn child Fitness guru Ashy Bines, who has almost one million followers on social media, has admitted the healthy eating recipes she shares have been ripped off from other websites.

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  20. Fish mimics the parents of its preyRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2015 | RedOrbit

    The dusky dottyback is not just a fish; it's also a "wolf in sheep's clothing," changing color to blend in with its prey so that it can pick off the unsuspecting offspring, according to a new study published online last Monday in the journal Current Biology . Fabio Cortesi, a visiting scholar at the University of Queensland, and his colleagues tested their theory by embedding dottybacks in with their regular prey, the juvenile damselfish.

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