Female truck driver from North-West to
The AdvocateFemale truck driver from North-West to represent Australia in international competitionThe AdvocateMs Connors was the only woman in the Australian competition and said everyone was very supportive. “I was completely blown away, not just by the staff, but by the competitors and driver trainers and just how accepting they were,” she said. She said the ...and more »
Posted on 22 July 2017 | 9:24 pm
The Bachelor Australia: Meet the 22
NEWS.com.auThe Bachelor Australia: Meet the 22 BachelorettesNEWS.com.auAkoulina — 29 — Two-time Australian rhythmic gymnast champion Akoulina loves a good adventure. Immigrating from the Soviet Union at age five, she describes herself as a “breath of fresh air” whose trek to Mount Everest base camp helped shape the ...The Bachelor Australia 2017: Melbourne ladies lust over Matty JHerald Sunall 13 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2017 | 7:54 pm
Australia's showing at Women's Cricket World
dailytelegraph.com.auAustralia's showing at Women's Cricket World Cup to come under reviewdailytelegraph.com.auWhile spin bowlers have been potent throughout the tournament, favourites Australia regularly struggled to find breakthroughs against teams, which is sure to have more questions asked about their decision to often play three spinners and just five ...Harmanpreet Kaur's power-hitting takes India past Australia into finalThe GuardianWomen's World Cup: Harmanpreet Kaur destroys Australia en route to securing India a final spotABC OnlineWomen's World Cup: India beat Australia to set up final against EnglandBBC Sportall 1,334 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2017 | 6:52 pm
Yami Lester: tributes follow death of
The GuardianYami Lester: tributes follow death of Aboriginal elder and Maralinga activistThe GuardianHe joined the Aboriginal Advancement League in Adelaide, fighting to gain recognition for the British atomic tests in South Australia, and an acknowledgement for the 1,800 Aboriginal people affected. His work lead to the McClelland royal commission in ...and more »
Posted on 22 July 2017 | 6:00 pm
Peter Dutton calls for voluntary postal vote
The GuardianPeter Dutton calls for voluntary postal vote on marriage equalityThe Guardian“From that point, what's the next best option? In my mind it is a postal plebiscite which allows the public to have their say. If the majority of Australian people have their say in favour of change, my view is that having advocated a democratic ...Senior Australian minister calls for postal vote on same-sex marriageReutersall 10 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2017 | 5:39 pm
Glencore may be forced to shut down giant
Glencore (LON:GLEN) may soon be forced to shut down its McArthur River zinc mine in Australia unless it improves its environmental record and increases a financial bond covering rehabilitation of the site, authorities said this week. The warning came after ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:27 am
Australia's tour of England 2015 - England's
Billings, who made his interntaional debut in England's Royal London One-Day Series victory over New Zealand in June, is the 13-man squad for the NatWest global T20 against Australia on August 31 in Cardiff. Australia gained the 50-over World Cup earlier ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:46 am
BWW TV: Hugh Jackman Talks Love of Acting,
He is a Golden Globe, Emmy and Tony Award winner and now master showman and worldwide performing sensation Hugh Jackman is returning home to Australia in November and December for a five-city arena concert tour - BROADWAY TO OZ - which is based on his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:19 pm
In Australia, Don’t Tip
Re “Restaurants Say No to Tips, Yes to Higher Prices” (front page, Aug. 24): Restaurant owners wondering how to raise prices and eliminate tipping should contact their peers in Australia and New Zealand. There, you do not tip waiters, tour guides ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:07 pm
Australia beat Ireland in their first match
• Australia 222-6; Ireland 157 • Steve Smith starts life as captain with win Australia defeated a spirited Ireland in their first one-day international since winning the World Cup. On a rain-affected day in Belfast, Steve Smith started life as captain ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:04 pm