Norfolk Island Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Create a Winter Wonderland for the Holidays with Stylish Indoor Plants from Costa FarmsRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... a mantle and bring a sense of freshness with an impact." "Known to many as a miniature Christmas tree, the Norfolk Island Pine is a perfect gift or decoration for any room in the house," says Hancock. Norfolk Island Pine ranges from 14 to 44 inches ...

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  2. Macklin / Heat still on horrors of a hotter worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Canberra City News

    "Tony's focus is on shovelling as much coal out of the ground and into the atmosphere as humanly possibly in the shortest available time," says Seven Days columnist ROBERT MACKLIN WHAT a week! And while most of the great events were played out on the world stage, Canberra did at least play a supporting role. Top of the list was the Barack Obama-Xi Jinping climate change deal announced in Beijing giving hope at last that the horrors of a hotter world might just be avoided.

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  3. Docs funding guidelines criticisedRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Inside Film

    ... World of Adass Israel, produced by Mint Pictures' Dan Goldberg and directed by Danny Ben-Moshe for SBS. Norfolk Island (working title) will profile the residents of Norfolk Island and the hardships they face, forcing them to reach out reluctantly to ...

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  4. Final docs funding guidelines releasedRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Inside Film

    ... World of Adass Israel, produced by Mint Pictures' Dan Goldberg and directed by Danny Ben-Moshe for SBS. Norfolk Island (working title) will profile the residents of Norfolk Island and the hardships they face, forcing them to reach out to mainland ...

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  5. Australian PM accused of 'leaping back to colonialism' over plans ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Regina Leader Post

    Tony Abbott, the Australian prime minister, has been accused of "leaping back to colonialism" over plans to scrap the parliament of Norfolk Island, a remote Pacific island populated by descendants of Fletcher Christian and the mutineers from HMS Bounty. The island, settled by the ancestors of the mutineers in the 1850s, is effectively bankrupt but its 1,800 residents fiercely oppose Canberra's plan to end its autonomy. 3 comments

  6. Support announced for eight compelling documentaries as new funding programs finalisedRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... education system. The four-part series The Great Australian Education Experiment will be broadcast on ABC. Norfolk Island (working title) will profile the residents of Norfolk Island and the hardships they face - forcing them to reach out ...

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  7. Angry Norfolk Islanders reject recommendation to abolish parliament in favour of Canberra ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Canberra Times

    ... government ended up giving the city a Legislative Assembly anyway. But while the dwindling community of Norfolk Island desperately want to keep their nine-member parliament, they appear set to lose it. About 300 residents attended a meeting on ...

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  8. Suzanne Lynch headlines Country Music Festival in the SouthRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Scoop

    A sub-tropical island in the South Pacific, Norfolk Island has been on the Country Music scene for over 20 years. Organisers have pulled out all the stops for their 22nd festival program and line-up with hot headliner Suzanne Lynch from New Zealand joining James Blundell from Australia.

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  9. Norfolk Is residents vow to fight 'colonial style' rule pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | ABC News

    The Federal Government is likely to scrap Norfolk Island's parliament early next year but residents are vowing to fight any return to "colonial style" rule. Senior ministers discussed replacing the island's nine-person legislative assembly with a local council, similar to the one that operates on Lord Howe Island.

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  10. Ask Pheobe: Funds barrier to tackling motorway dinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... give any certainty about when retrofitting noise barriers in the area can be undertaken. What is killing the Norfolk Island pines? There are sick trees on the North Shore and I've seen them up at Ngunguru. They are losing foliage from the top down ...

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  11. Danny Green misses his cursing BozoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Around 10:25am he posted on his Facebook page that the bird - apparently distinctive for its potty beak - had been stuck 10m up a Norfolk Island pine tree and "freaking out". The champion boxer took to Twitter and Facebook this morning to say his pet was missing and calling for the Green army to help out.

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  12. Hundred times over, brave Angus inspires his familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? Captain ...

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  13. Weatherill vows to work with the Mayor he didn't wantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? ...

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  14. Aboriginal teacher shortfall denying studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? A CHRONIC ...

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  15. Wife's tribute after water ski deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? SWEDEN'S ...

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  16. Five winched to safety after boat flipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? SWEDEN'S ...

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  17. Backpack beggars eat food for homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? SWEDEN'S ...

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  18. Tradies learn of drug hazard via appRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? SWEDEN'S ...

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  19. Perth man found in WA outbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? Police ...

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  20. Baby in car during high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... plan for economic growth at the G20 leaders' summit, based largely on recommendations from the B20. NORFOLK Island is in crisis, with Canberra threatening to dissolve its self-governing status. But what would happen to this tiny territory? A ...

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