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Canberra Times
50 WWII veterans honoured at Canberra ANZAC centenary ceremonyClive Gesling, whose plane landed with empty tanks, was one of 50 local WWII ve
50 WWII veterans honoured at Canberra ANZAC centenary ceremony
Canberra Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Clive Gesling, whose plane landed with empty tanks, was one of 50 local WWII veterans honoured. Photo: Jay Cronan When Laddie Hindley enlisted at 18, he never thought that he would end up in the air force, let alone as a pilot. "I wanted to go... Read more
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Canberra Times
Things to do this weekendThe Brick Expo is on all weekend at the Hellenic Club Woden. Photo: Jamila Tode
Things to do this weekend
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
The Brick Expo is on all weekend at the Hellenic Club Woden. Photo: Jamila Toderas Your guide to what's going on around the capital this weekend. LEGO LAND The hugely popular BrickExpo is back with elaborate and enormous Lego displays including... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mayor clarifies pine info after call for anniversary plaqueWHAT a pity the Rockhampton Regional Council did not take the opportunity to co
Mayor clarifies pine info after call for anniversary plaque
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
WHAT a pity the Rockhampton Regional Council did not take the opportunity to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the battle of Lone Pine with a plaque beside the pinus halepensis tree growing in the Botanic Gardens, just to the south of the Japanese... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Mayor clarifies pine info after call for anniversary plaqueWHAT a pity the Rockhampton Regional Council did not take the opportunity to co
Mayor clarifies pine info after call for anniversary plaque
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
WHAT a pity the Rockhampton Regional Council did not take the opportunity to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the battle of Lone Pine with a plaque beside the pinus halepensis tree growing in the Botanic Gardens, just to the south of the Japanese... Read more
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News Mail
Mayor clarifies pine info after call for anniversary plaqueWHAT a pity the Rockhampton Regional Council did not take the opportunity to co
Mayor clarifies pine info after call for anniversary plaque
News Mail / Posted yesterday
WHAT a pity the Rockhampton Regional Council did not take the opportunity to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the battle of Lone Pine with a plaque beside the pinus halepensis tree growing in the Botanic Gardens, just to the south of the Japanese... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Spitfire pilots honoured 70 years after WWIIBritish Spitfire fighter pilots who died protecting northern Australia honoured
Spitfire pilots honoured 70 years after WWII
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
British Spitfire fighter pilots who died protecting northern Australia honoured 70 years after WWII A group of British Spitfire fighter pilots who died protecting northern Australia have been honoured in a Darwin ceremony, 70 years after serving in... Read more
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News.com.au
Long-delayed Changi book releasedbreaking news HISTORIAN Lachlan Grant was examining old war memorial files w
Long-delayed Changi book released
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
breaking news HISTORIAN Lachlan Grant was examining old war memorial files when he made a remarkable discovery. IT was a series of accounts by former prisoners which should have been published soon after World War... Read more
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Perth Now
Long-delayed Changi book releasedHISTORIAN Lachlan Grant was examining old war memorial files when he made a rem
Long-delayed Changi book released
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
HISTORIAN Lachlan Grant was examining old war memorial files when he made a remarkable discovery. IT was a series of accounts by former prisoners which should have been published soon after World War II, but weren't. Eleven folders, containing 51... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Long-delayed Changi book releasedHISTORIAN Lachlan Grant was examining old war memorial files when he made a rem
Long-delayed Changi book released
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
HISTORIAN Lachlan Grant was examining old war memorial files when he made a remarkable discovery. IT was a series of accounts by former prisoners which should have been published soon after World War II, but weren't. Eleven folders, containing 51... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tiny WWII tank finds new home at Australian War MemorialRare Italian tankette used during WWII finds new home at Australian War Memoria
Tiny WWII tank finds new home at Australian War Memorial
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Rare Italian tankette used during WWII finds new home at Australian War Memorial in Canberra A rare Italian tankette used during World War II has arrived at its new home - The Australian War Memorial (AWM). It is thought the Carro Veloce L.3/33 was... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Historian questions children's book from war memorial authorHistorian says children's book from Australian War Memorial author 'sanitises'
Historian questions children's book from war memorial author
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Historian says children's book from Australian War Memorial author 'sanitises' wartime experience The decision to name a children's book about war heroes in the 2015 Children's Book Council of Australia Awards has been challenged by a group of... Read more
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WA Today
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond marketLast week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Pho
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond market
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Last week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Photo: David Paul Morris Apple has achieved a lot of things over the years. It's the biggest and most profitable company in history. Its insanely popular products like the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond marketLast week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Pho
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond market
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
Last week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Photo: David Paul Morris Apple has achieved a lot of things over the years. It's the biggest and most profitable company in history. Its insanely popular products like the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond marketLast week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Pho
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond market
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
Last week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Photo: David Paul Morris Apple has achieved a lot of things over the years. It's the biggest and most profitable company in history. Its insanely popular products like the... Read more
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The Age
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond marketLast week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Pho
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond market
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
Last week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Photo: David Paul Morris Apple has achieved a lot of things over the years. It's the biggest and most profitable company in history. Its insanely popular products like the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond marketLast week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Pho
Inside the secret world of the Australian bond market
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Last week Apple sold a record $2.25 billion in bonds to domestic investors. Photo: David Paul Morris Apple has achieved a lot of things over the years. It's the biggest and most profitable company in history. Its insanely popular products like the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
See inside Canberra's seed bank, dubbed the lolly shopRare glimpse inside the Yarralumla Seed Bank in Canberra dubbed the 'lolly shop
See inside Canberra's seed bank, dubbed the lolly shop
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
Rare glimpse inside the Yarralumla Seed Bank in Canberra dubbed the 'lolly shop' Photo: Manager Chris Ware inside the Yarralumla Seed Bank, which has a living record of every seed collected, purchased and stored at the heritage-listed Canberra site.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aussie aces among Churchill’s heroic few in Battle of Britain | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on
Aussie aces among Churchill’s heroic few
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
in Battle of Britain | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website A 1940 portrait taken in England of Flight... Read more
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The Border Mail
Lights shine as veterans rememberCrowds turn out for Albury's memorial service LEST WE FORGET: Bill Thompson an
Lights shine as veterans remember
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Crowds turn out for Albury's memorial service LEST WE FORGET: Bill Thompson and Chief Petty Officer John Blackstone, representing the Naval Association, hold candles at the memorial service. Picture: MARK JESSER VIETNAM veterans gathered in Albury... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tidbinbilla's new telescopeSelfie photos Canberrans have sent us while while out enjoying social events.
Tidbinbilla's new telescope
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
Selfie photos Canberrans have sent us while while out enjoying social events. Scenes as the Monaro Panthers take on Belconnen United in the National Premier League at Riverside Stadium in Queanbeyan. Scenes from Canberra Stadium as the Canberra... Read more
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Northern Star
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnelsOVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War.
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnels
Northern Star / Posted 10 days ago
OVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War. Many didn't make it home but one who did was Sunshine Coast man Alan Christie, who was a teenager when he first went away. Like everyone who served in the war, he came... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnelsOVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War.
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnels
The Daily Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
OVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War. Many didn't make it home but one who did was Sunshine Coast man Alan Christie, who was a teenager when he first went away. Like everyone who served in the war, he came... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnelsOVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War.
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnels
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
OVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War. Many didn't make it home but one who did was Sunshine Coast man Alan Christie, who was a teenager when he first went away. Like everyone who served in the war, he came... Read more
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Queensland Times
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnelsOVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War.
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnels
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
OVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War. Many didn't make it home but one who did was Sunshine Coast man Alan Christie, who was a teenager when he first went away. Like everyone who served in the war, he came... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnelsOVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War.
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnels
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
OVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War. Many didn't make it home but one who did was Sunshine Coast man Alan Christie, who was a teenager when he first went away. Like everyone who served in the war, he came... Read more
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News Mail
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnelsOVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War.
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnels
News Mail / Posted 10 days ago
OVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War. Many didn't make it home but one who did was Sunshine Coast man Alan Christie, who was a teenager when he first went away. Like everyone who served in the war, he came... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnelsOVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War.
Vietnam veteran's story of life and death in jungle tunnels
Daily Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
OVER a 10-year period, more than 50,000 Australians served in the Vietnam War. Many didn't make it home but one who did was Sunshine Coast man Alan Christie, who was a teenager when he first went away. Like everyone who served in the war, he came... Read more
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Canberra Times
Raiders v Sea EaglesThe new 34m antenna at the CSIRO Deep Space Communications facility at Tidbinbi
Raiders v Sea Eagles
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
The new 34m antenna at the CSIRO Deep Space Communications facility at Tidbinbilla is under-construction. Selfie photos Canberrans have sent us while while out enjoying social events. Scenes as the Monaro Panthers take on Belconnen United in the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Long Tan battle lies exposedA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan battle lies exposed
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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The Young Witness
Seeking Wallendbeen’s war historyAs the re-enactment of one of the most significant WWI recruiting marches throu
Seeking Wallendbeen’s war history
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
As the re-enactment of one of the most significant WWI recruiting marches through southern NSW draws near, the Wallendbeen Kangaroo March organising committee are appealing for help from across the district in providing the historical background and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Long Tan honours scandalA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan honours scandal
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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Perth Now
Long Tan battle lies exposedA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan battle lies exposed
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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News.com.au
Long Tan honours scandalNew Vietnam War book accuses officers of fabricating official citations Vietna
Long Tan honours scandal
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
New Vietnam War book accuses officers of fabricating official citations Vietnam veteran Mick Van Poeteren talks about life before, during and after the war Fighting for justice: Harry Smith serving in Vietnam. Picture: SuppliedSource: Supplied A... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Long Tan battle lies exposedNew book by Harry Smith lifts lid on Long Tan conspiracy | DailyTelegraph Sear
Long Tan battle lies exposed
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
New book by Harry Smith lifts lid on Long Tan conspiracy | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Long Tan battle lies exposedA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan battle lies exposed
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Long Tan battle lies exposedA VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations wi
Long Tan battle lies exposed
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
A VIETNAM War hero has accused senior Army officers of fabricating citations with “mythical statements” after the battle of Long Tan so they could receive awards while denying them to the troops who fought an action that cost 18 Australian lives. Mr... Read more
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Canberra Times
Monaro v BelconnenScenes from Canberra Stadium as the Canberra Raiders take on the Manly Sea Eagl
Monaro v Belconnen
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Scenes from Canberra Stadium as the Canberra Raiders take on the Manly Sea Eagles. Scenes as 47 Froggatt Street, Turner went under the hammer with auctioneer Stephen Thompson. Some of the scenes as crowds gathered at the Australian War Memorial for... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Memories of war's endWhere were you when the war was over? There were celebrations in the city stre
Memories of war's end
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
Where were you when the war was over? There were celebrations in the city streets, and in country towns school students were sent home early as the news filtered down that World War 11 had ended. The war with Japan was over. It was August 15, 1945,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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Manning River Times
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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The North West Star
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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Daily Liberal
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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The Border Mail
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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The Courier
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
Sunday, August 16, 2015
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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The Young Witness
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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Western Advocate
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and bey
State of the nation | Sunday, August 16, 2015
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
NATIONAL: Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing - well, we have you covered. ► ILLAWARRA: A man accompanying students in the Royal National Park had... Read more
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Perth Now
WWII words upset China, South KoreaPROTESTS have broken out after Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the end of
WWII words upset China, South Korea
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
PROTESTS have broken out after Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II under fire from China and South Korea, which said Prime Minister Shinzo Abe failed to properly apologise for Tokyo’s past aggression towards them. In a move... Read more
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