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UPDATED: WILD weather lashed the East Coast on Tuesday with floodwaters claiming three lives in Dungog, in the Hunter Valley.21 Apr 15  1 UPDATED: WILD weather lashed the East Coast on Tuesday with floodwaters claiming three lives in Dungog, in the...
THE AUSTRALIAN and NSW rugby unions have pledged to support 'family and friends' of deceased Quirindi rugby player Nicholas Tooth, ho died on Sunday from a head injury sustained while playing for the Quirindi Lions.20 Apr 15 THE AUSTRALIAN and NSW rugby unions have pledged to support "family and friends" of deceased Quirindi rugby player...

QUEENSLAND’S haemorrhaging drought-stricken heart was this week relieved to hear Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne state in certain terms that existing drought relief arrangements will be maintained until 2018.17 Apr 15 QUEENSLAND’S haemorrhaging drought-stricken heart was this week relieved to hear Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne...
THE economy of western Queensland is rapidly collapsing and urgent help is needed to pull communities back from the brink.16 Apr 15 THE economy of western Queensland is rapidly collapsing and urgent help is needed to pull communities back from the...

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THE TASMANIAN government has urged its Victorian counterparts to push the Port of Melbourne into talks with exporters and shipping companies, concerned with possible fee hikes at the facility.
11:27 AM THE TASMANIAN government has urged its Victorian counterparts to push the Port of Melbourne into talks with...
AN abattoir for Bairnsdale took a step closer to reality after a community meeting on Monday.17 Apr 15 AN abattoir for Bairnsdale took a step closer to reality after a community meeting on Monday.

A TEMPLATE land access agreement to guide farmers in negotiation with oil and gas companies is close to being finalised, a Mid West forum on mining and agriculture coexisting was told last Thursday.18 Apr 15  2 A TEMPLATE land access agreement to guide farmers in negotiation with oil and gas companies is close to being...
RESIDENTS from a second Mid West shire have declared their desire to be 'gas-field free' in the face of renewed oil and gas exploration in the region.18 Apr 15 RESIDENTS from a second Mid West shire have declared their desire to be "gas-field free" in the face of renewed oil...

WHEN it comes to wine, that great Australian invention, the bag in a box, the goon bag or the chateau de cardboard, is not the classiest of choices.20 Apr 15 WHEN it comes to wine, that great Australian invention, the bag in a box, the goon bag or the chateau de cardboard,...
THE search is on to find the families of First World War South Australian soldiers identified from a collection of photographs described as ‘one of the most important first world war discoveries ever made’.20 Apr 15 THE search is on to find the families of First World War South Australian soldiers identified from a collection of...

A Queensland grazier has unearthed the 1.6 metre long fossilised mandible (lower jaw) of a Kronosaurus queenslandicus – the enormous apex predator that dominated Australia’s great inland sea over 100 million years ago.21 Apr 15  1 A Queensland grazier has unearthed the 1.6 metre long fossilised mandible (lower jaw) of a Kronosaurus...
INCREASED Trade and Investment for North Queensland took a major step forward on April 19 in China when the North Queensland Regional Organisation of Councils and the Port of Townsville signed Framework Agreements with Huizhou City, Huizhou Port and Guangdong Logistic Industry Association.21 Apr 15 INCREASED Trade and Investment for North Queensland took a major step forward on April 19 in China when the North...