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  1. My holidays: Jack TameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Some high-school buddies and I had always been fascinated by Cuba, but bizarrely, the cheapest way to reach Havana was via Tahiti and Europe. For almost two months we struck a perfect mix, flitting between cafes and clubs, cultures and continents.

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  2. Does the telemetry technology matter? Comparing estimates of aquatic...Read the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | CSIRO Publishing

    Does the telemetry technology matter? Comparing estimates of aquatic animal space-use generated from GPS-based and passive acoustic tracking Ross G. Dwyer A D , Hamish A. Campbell A B , Terri R. Irwin C and Craig E. Franklin A A School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Qld 4072, Australia. B School of Environment and Rural Science, The University of New England, Armidale, NSW 2350, Australia.

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  3. Dumfries woman enjoying life down under since making front page of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Daily Record

    Christianne McGibbon had no idea what adventures lay in store for her when she embarked on an epic journey to a new life in Australia with her dad and big sister in 1977 Aged just 11, the Loreburn Primary pupil's knowledge of Australia stretched as far as a class project and the assumption the people walked upside down. After decades as a well-kent hair stylist in the region, Bill swapped his scissors for the sunshine and took his daughters to join son Keith for an adventure on the other side of the world.

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  4. Hundreds of homes destroyed by Cyclone Marcia, and the count continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Age

    Police vow to find and "prosecute those responsible" for stealing four generators which were operating traffic lights in cyclone ravaged Rockhampton. Tropical Cyclone Marcia destroyed about 350 homes but the total extent of the damage is unclear, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says.

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  5. Small towns mop up after Tropical Cyclone MarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Age

    Residents hit hard by Cyclone Marcia endure three hour queues for petrol as emergency crews try to repair homes and restore power to thousands of people. A Yeppoon resident with family in cyclone-hit Byfield says some people are struggling just to leave their homes as the small coastal town awaits emergency help.

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  6. BT's best: Queensland's top beer gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The criteria was simple - good beer, nice scenery and the potential for good times. The good news is that there were plenty of options.

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  7. Australia's 'best beaches' namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    TRIPADVISOR has named the best beaches in Australia, and the world but did they get it right? Here's what made the top 10. AS the underwater search for MH370 enters its final three months, co-ordinators are confident the mystery will finally be solved. CHRIS Bray was a finalist for Queensland Tourism's 'Best job in the world' campaign - and he's glad he didn't get the gig.

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  8. Queensland medics traveling to U.S. for EMS competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | EMS1

    A Toowoomba-based paramedic is one of four Queensland ambulance officers heading to Baltimore in the United States of America to take part in a world paramedic competition. The team was invited to take part in the Journal of Emergency Services Games after competing in the Ferno Australia Paramedic Simulation Challenge on the Gold Coast last year.

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  9. Daniels stars as Wildcats beat CrocsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Northern Territory News

    DEANDRE Daniels will enter this week's NBL playoffs with much-needed confidence after starring in Perth's 81-71 win over Townsville at Perth Arena. Daniels had arguably his best game in a Wildcats uniform, draining 24 points and notching 11 rebounds and four steals in a display Cats fans will be keen to see replicated in the postseason.

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  10. Luckless Manly struck by injuries againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Age

    Luckless Manly are resigned to being without back-rower Tom Symonds for the opening rounds of the NRL, after his injured his elbow in the Saturday's 36-6 trial loss to the Sydney Roosters. The Sea Eagles 2014 premiership campaign was hobbled by injuries and their start to this season could suffer the same fate.

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  11. Join me at Sharks, Barba tells DCERead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Age

    Ben Barba has revealed he has spoken to good mate Daly Cherry-Evans as hopes rise that Cronulla can secure the keenly-sought halfback. With the scandal of drug allegations engulfing Gold Coast likely spelling doom for the Titans' quest for Cherry-Evans, the chances of the Queensland and Australian playmaker joining Barba in the Shire have soared.

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  12. Rugby: Michael Cheika aware Waratahs now have a target on their backRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Waratahs have had their first true taste of life with a target on their backs and coach Michael Cheika has warned it will only intensify. The Super Rugby trophy may mean nothing to the defending champions but it means everything to the teams they play.

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  13. Cyclone Marcia clean-up continues in Rockhampton, YeppoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | ABC News

    A massive clean-up is continuing in central Queensland after hundreds of homes were torn apart when Tropical Cyclone Marcia hit the region as a category five system. The category five storm battered the region after making landfall about 7:30am near Shoalwater Bay, between St Lawrence and Yeppoon, on Friday.

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  14. Brumbies lose Pocock again for Chiefs clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Australia's ACT Brumbies head into this weekend's Super Rugby round against the Waikato Chiefs again without injury-blighted David Pocock as champions NSW Waratahs seek redemption after a poor opening loss. New Zealand's Aaron Cruden during the Autumn international rugby union Test against England at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2014 Former Wallaby skipper Pocock, who was man-of-the-match in the Brumbies' 47-3 hammering of the Queensland Reds in last week's opening round, is out indefinitely with an ankle injury after missing the last two seasons with consecutive knee reconstructions.

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  15. Cherry-Evans meets with Titans officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | ABC News

    Gold Coast's attempt to lure Manly's Daly Cherry-Evans to the Titans appears to have gathered steam, with the in-demand half-back visiting the club on Monday. Cherry-Evans made a flying visit to Titans headquarters for talks with officials and to check out club facilities as the bidding war for the 25-year-old heats up.

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  16. Blaze breaks out in Cairns arcadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | ABC News

    A shopping arcade in the Cairns CBD, in far north Queensland, was evacuated after a fire broke out this morning. Four crews were called to the Main Street Arcade in Lake Street about 6:00am (AEST) after reports of smoke coming from the building.

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  17. Weather bureau watches for cyclone threat off far north QldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | ABC News

    The weather bureau is monitoring several low pressure systems off the far north Queensland coast that have the potential to develop into cyclones. The monsoon trough dumped about 200 millimetres of rain across parts of the far north over the weekend, much less than predicted.

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  18. Rookie Mundingburra MP wins cabinet roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Townsville Bulletin

    POLITICAL rookie, and newly minted Mundingburra MP, Coralee O'Rourke, has been given a ministerial role in the new Labor State Government. A former childcare worker, Ms O'Rourke was named Minister for Disability Services, Minister for Seniors and Assistant Minister to the Premier on North Queensland in Brisbane yesterday.

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  19. Smile for the camera! Bird called the Tawny frogmouth grins for his ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Woman whose home straddles two states loses half the property in tax mix-up and discovers her life coach neighbor has snapped it up for 275 The remarkable-looking bird was spotted perching on a branch in eastern Australia with a startled expression on its face resembling a comical grin. The colourful owl-like creature was captured on camera by Malcolm Catchlove, 52, who saw it while visiting relatives in Woodgate, Queensland, for new year celebrations.

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  20. Coote raring for number oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Townsville Bulletin

    Trial match between the North Queensland Cowboys v Townsville Blackhawks from Jack Manski Oval. Cowboys Lachlan Coote.

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