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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Polls don't mean a thing if Labor ain't got that swingwill test. I am sure we will get many predictions. I am sure that about half w
Polls don't mean a thing if Labor ain't got that swing
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 hours ago
will test. I am sure we will get many predictions. I am sure that about half will be incorrect. As for experts - remember Jeff Kennett? Not only did all the official pollsters get it wrong - so did BOTH parties. So even the experts did not know... Read more
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The Courier
Winning day out of the officeof the Business Day Out Keen learners: Bronywn Britton and Megan McPherson at
Winning day out of the office
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
of the Business Day Out Keen learners: Bronywn Britton and Megan McPherson at Commerce Ballarat's Business Day Out, where Jeff Kennett was the star speaker. PICTURE: Lachlan Bence Almost 200 people got together to hear some of the country’s... Read more
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The Courier
Time is right to combat lack of jobsBEYONDBLUE chair Jeff Kennett has labelled the youth unemployment rate a “natio
Time is right to combat lack of jobs
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
BEYONDBLUE chair Jeff Kennett has labelled the youth unemployment rate a “national disgrace”. BEYONDBLUE chair Jeff Kennett has labelled the youth unemployment rate a “national disgrace”. The former Victorian premier said the political will to... Read more
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The Courier
Give me a break: meet the man who has cleaned for every premier since Dick Hamerarriving from Albania in the early 1970s - Dick Hamer was in the chair. Then ca
Give me a break: meet the man who has cleaned for every premier since Dick Hamer
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
arriving from Albania in the early 1970s - Dick Hamer was in the chair. Then came Lindsay Thompson, John Cain, Joan Kirner, Jeff Kennett, Steve Bracks, John Brumby, Ted Baillieu, Denis Napthine and Daniel Andrews. Some, he says, were nicer than... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Forget Plan B, Pru Goward reveals possible Plan CGrand Prix bid". Melburnians know the feeling. In December 1993, local busine
Forget Plan B, Pru Goward reveals possible Plan C
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Grand Prix bid". Melburnians know the feeling. In December 1993, local businessman Ron Walker and then Liberal Premier Jeff Kennett treacherously pinched the Grand Prix from a fellow and newly elected Liberal premier in Adelaide. Kennett's... Read more
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The Age
New Maggie Beer chair Tony Robinson knows how capital hungry food businesses areand Adelaide Bank and says the board and major shareholders of Primary Opinion,
New Maggie Beer chair Tony Robinson knows how capital hungry food businesses are
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
and Adelaide Bank and says the board and major shareholders of Primary Opinion, which include former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett with a 7.65 per cent holding, are only too aware of how expensive food businesses are to run. "Food businesses... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
New Maggie Beer chair Tony Robinson knows how capital hungry food businesses areand Adelaide Bank and says the board and major shareholders of Primary Opinion,
New Maggie Beer chair Tony Robinson knows how capital hungry food businesses are
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
and Adelaide Bank and says the board and major shareholders of Primary Opinion, which include former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett with a 7.65 per cent holding, are only too aware of how expensive food businesses are to run. "Food businesses... Read more
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Herald Sun
Kennett calls for hotline for our farmersJEFF Kennett has called for a 24-hour hotline that would act as a “triage’’ for
Kennett calls for hotline for our farmers
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
JEFF Kennett has called for a 24-hour hotline that would act as a “triage’’ for dairy farmers who require advice and assistance in the months ahead. With uncertainty around the exact cut processors will make to farm gate prices next month, Mr... Read more
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WA Today
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slimrevenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opi
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slim
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
revenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opinion, which has former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett as a 7.65 per cent shareholder, intends lodging a full prospectus for a capital raising on June 6, with the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slimrevenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opi
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slim
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
revenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opinion, which has former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett as a 7.65 per cent shareholder, intends lodging a full prospectus for a capital raising on June 6, with the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slimrevenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opi
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slim
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
revenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opinion, which has former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett as a 7.65 per cent shareholder, intends lodging a full prospectus for a capital raising on June 6, with the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slimrevenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opi
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slim
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
revenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opinion, which has former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett as a 7.65 per cent shareholder, intends lodging a full prospectus for a capital raising on June 6, with the... Read more
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The Age
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slimrevenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opi
Maggie Beer business has revenues of $21m plus but profits are slim
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
revenue was $21.1 million, and net profit before tax was $970,000. Primary Opinion, which has former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett as a 7.65 per cent shareholder, intends lodging a full prospectus for a capital raising on June 6, with the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Maggie’s revenue pie rose but profits not so saucywhich sit outside the Maggie Beer Products Pty Ltd entity. The Melbourne compa
Maggie’s revenue pie rose but profits not so saucy
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
which sit outside the Maggie Beer Products Pty Ltd entity. The Melbourne company, backed by former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett, is buying 48 per cent of the Maggie Beer Products business for $15 million — with $5 million to be paid to... Read more
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The Age
Fed up with drug deals, Richmond traders support mobile injecting centre planan injecting facility, whether it's a permanent facility or a mobile one," he s
Fed up with drug deals, Richmond traders support mobile injecting centre plan
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
an injecting facility, whether it's a permanent facility or a mobile one," he said. At the end of 2015, former premier Jeff Kennett Former Victorian premier Jeff Kennett said a safe drug-injecting room should be established in Victoria, saying... Read more
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The Border Mail
Bill Buckpitt gives Wodonga plans big tickWodonga councillor says plans for the city’s centre are great. Bill Buckpitt wa
Bill Buckpitt gives Wodonga plans big tick
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Wodonga councillor says plans for the city’s centre are great. Bill Buckpitt was on council when then Victorian premier Jeff Kennett announced plans to remove the rail line more th A FORMER Wodonga councillor says plans for the city’s centre... Read more
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The Courier
Entrepreneur shines light on successthe customer” and establishing a brand. Ms Eckels will be joined by former Vic
Entrepreneur shines light on success
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
the customer” and establishing a brand. Ms Eckels will be joined by former Victorian premier and Beyondblue chairman Jeff Kennett, Channel Ten financial expert Jason Cunningham and social media expert Jordana Borensztajn. Registration for... Read more
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Perth Now
Star faces grim reality as dairy crisis deepensfarmers’ wives and farming families, never be afraid to reach out for a helping
Star faces grim reality as dairy crisis deepens
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
farmers’ wives and farming families, never be afraid to reach out for a helping hand,’’ Nelson wrote. Beyond Blue chairman Jeff Kennett, who addressed the Dairy Industry Association of Australia last week, said the mental and emotional wellbeing of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Star faces grim reality as dairy crisis deepensfarmers’ wives and farming families, never be afraid to reach out for a helping
Star faces grim reality as dairy crisis deepens
Weekly Times / Posted 11 days ago
farmers’ wives and farming families, never be afraid to reach out for a helping hand,’’ Nelson wrote. Beyondblue chairman Jeff Kennett, who addressed the Dairy Industry Association of Australia last week, said the mental and emotional wellbeing of... Read more
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Herald Sun
Star faces grim reality as dairy crisis deepensfarmers’ wives and farming families, never be afraid to reach out for a helping
Star faces grim reality as dairy crisis deepens
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
farmers’ wives and farming families, never be afraid to reach out for a helping hand,’’ Nelson wrote. Beyond Blue chairman Jeff Kennett, who addressed the Dairy Industry Association of Australia last week, said the mental and emotional wellbeing of... Read more
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The Age
Jeff Kennett warns we are being ''ripped off'' by the toll road giant he helped createif any, countries in the world have allowed a private operator to control so mu
Jeff Kennett warns we are being ''ripped off'' by the toll road giant he helped create
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
if any, countries in the world have allowed a private operator to control so much of their road network. Even Jeff Kennett, the man who in effect launched Transurban through its Melbourne CityLink contract in 1996, now warns... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Jeff Kennett warns we are being ''ripped off'' by the toll road giant he helped createif any, countries in the world have allowed a private operator to control so mu
Jeff Kennett warns we are being ''ripped off'' by the toll road giant he helped create
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
if any, countries in the world have allowed a private operator to control so much of their road network. Even Jeff Kennett, the man who in effect launched Transurban through its Melbourne CityLink contract in 1996, now warns... Read more
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The Courier
Transurban: the making of a monsterlast dictated terms to a group of bankers and builders who would go on to becom
Transurban: the making of a monster
The Courier / Posted 14 days ago
last dictated terms to a group of bankers and builders who would go on to become an Australian toll road behemoth. Jeff Kennett recalls barking into his phone en route to a midnight signing of Victoria's first private road deal,... Read more
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The Age
The Frankenstein of Australian citiesjust have this reputation for being superb negotiators at the taxpayers expense
The Frankenstein of Australian cities
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
just have this reputation for being superb negotiators at the taxpayers expense." former NSW auditor general Tony Harris Jeff Kennett recalls barking into his phone en route to a midnight signing of Victoria's first private road deal,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Transurban: the making of a monsterlast dictated terms to a group of bankers and builders who would go on to becom
Transurban: the making of a monster
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
last dictated terms to a group of bankers and builders who would go on to become an Australian toll road behemoth. Jeff Kennett recalls barking into his phone en route to a midnight signing of Victoria's first private road deal,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Transurban: the making of a monsterlast dictated terms to a group of bankers and builders who would go on to becom
Transurban: the making of a monster
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
last dictated terms to a group of bankers and builders who would go on to become an Australian toll road behemoth. Jeff Kennett recalls barking into his phone en route to a midnight signing of Victoria's first private road deal,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seatsby the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seats
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
by the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job losses well and truly over. Victoria's Jeff Kennett has attributed his loss in 1999 in part to his deeply unpopular council mergers in regional Victoria. There... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seatsby the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seats
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
by the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job losses well and truly over. Victoria's Jeff Kennett has attributed his loss in 1999 in part to his deeply unpopular council mergers in regional Victoria. There... Read more
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The Young Witness
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seatsby the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seats
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
by the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job losses well and truly over. Victoria's Jeff Kennett has attributed his loss in 1999 in part to his deeply unpopular council mergers in regional Victoria. There... Read more
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Western Advocate
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seatsby the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seats
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
by the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job losses well and truly over. Victoria's Jeff Kennett has attributed his loss in 1999 in part to his deeply unpopular council mergers in regional Victoria. There... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seatsby the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job
Council amalgamation: Premier forges ahead on mergers except in the federal marginal seats
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
by the time state elections roll around in 2019. But that means getting any job losses well and truly over. Victoria's Jeff Kennett has attributed his loss in 1999 in part to his deeply unpopular council mergers in regional Victoria. There... Read more
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Perth Now
Farcical fight: Why Suns chairman fired upEast Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for
Farcical fight: Why Suns chairman fired up
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
East Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for not having beaches, he accused Matthews and Jeff Kennett for being involved in a Hawthorn conspiracy (I’m not sure how that one popped up) and he went after the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Farcical fight: Why Suns chairman fired upEast Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for
Farcical fight: Why Suns chairman fired up
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
East Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for not having beaches, he accused Matthews and Jeff Kennett for being involved in a Hawthorn conspiracy (I’m not sure how that one popped up) and he went after the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Maggie Beer laughing all the way to bankbusiness for $15 million was announced by Victorian-based, ASX-listed Primary O
Maggie Beer laughing all the way to bank
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
business for $15 million was announced by Victorian-based, ASX-listed Primary Opinion, which lists former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett and ex-energy minister Nicholas Kotsiras among its shareholders. The Barossa Valley-based private gourmet food... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Farcical fight: Why Suns chairman fired upEast Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for
Farcical fight: Why Suns chairman fired up
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 days ago
East Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for not having beaches, he accused Matthews and Jeff Kennett for being involved in a Hawthorn conspiracy (I’m not sure how that one popped up) and he went after the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Gold Coast’s Tony Cochrane v Leigh Matthews, farcical fight, Suns won’t be pushed aroundEast Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for
Gold Coast’s Tony Cochrane v Leigh Matthews, farcical fight, Suns won’t be pushed around
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
East Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for not having beaches, he accused Matthews and Jeff Kennett for being involved in a Hawthorn conspiracy (I’m not sure how that one popped up) and he went after the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Farcical fight: Why Suns chairman fired upEast Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for
Farcical fight: Why Suns chairman fired up
Herald Sun / Posted 17 days ago
East Queensland. And Cochrane went off. He attacked the town of Brisbane for not having beaches, he accused Matthews and Jeff Kennett for being involved in a Hawthorn conspiracy (I’m not sure how that one popped up) and he went after the... Read more
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The Age
Ex Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett sinks his teeth into Maggie Beer food businessis selling a 48 per cent stake in her private company to Primary Opinions. Phot
Ex Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett sinks his teeth into Maggie Beer food business
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
is selling a 48 per cent stake in her private company to Primary Opinions. Photo: David Mariuz Former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett is salivating at the prospect of ASX-listed Primary Opinion buying a 48 per cent stake in the premium food... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ex Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett sinks his teeth into Maggie Beer food businessis selling a 48 per cent stake in her private company to Primary Opinions. Phot
Ex Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett sinks his teeth into Maggie Beer food business
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
is selling a 48 per cent stake in her private company to Primary Opinions. Photo: David Mariuz Former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett is salivating at the prospect of ASX-listed Primary Opinion buying a 48 per cent stake in the premium food... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ex Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett sinks his teeth into Maggie Beer food businessBeer, is selling a 48 per cent stake in her private company to an obscure ASX e
Ex Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett sinks his teeth into Maggie Beer food business
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Beer, is selling a 48 per cent stake in her private company to an obscure ASX entity called Primary Opinions, which has Jeff Kennett as one of the major shareholders. Photo: David Mariuz Former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett is salivating at... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ex Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett sinks his teeth into Maggie Beer food businessFormer Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett is salivating at the prospect of ASX-list
Ex Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett sinks his teeth into Maggie Beer food business
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
Former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett is salivating at the prospect of ASX-listed Primary Opinion buying a 48 per cent stake in the premium food business owned by celebrity chef Maggie Beer. Mr Kennett holds around 5.1 per cent of the listed entity... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
AFL captains injured 2016: Bob Murphy, Luke Hodge, Taylor Walkerhas been the “Kennett Curse”. It was the name given to the Geelong-Hawthorn ri
AFL captains injured 2016: Bob Murphy, Luke Hodge, Taylor Walker
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
has been the “Kennett Curse”. It was the name given to the Geelong-Hawthorn rivalry after then Hawks president Jeff Kennett claimed Geelong “don’t have the psychological drive we have”. Following those comments, the Cats would win the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Kick the Gold Coast Suns out of the AFLhow often you have to defend yourself against your own in this sport, it’s quit
Kick the Gold Coast Suns out of the AFL
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 days ago
how often you have to defend yourself against your own in this sport, it’s quite interesting.” Former Hawthorn president Jeff Kennett, who was in charge of the Hawks when the decision to introduce the Suns and GWS was made, agreed. “You might... Read more
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Herald Sun
Kick the Suns out of the AFLhow often you have to defend yourself against your own in this sport, it’s quit
Kick the Suns out of the AFL
Herald Sun / Posted 17 days ago
how often you have to defend yourself against your own in this sport, it’s quite interesting.” Former Hawthorn president Jeff Kennett, who was in charge of the Hawks when the decision to introduce the Suns and GWS was made, agreed. “You might... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Kick the Suns out of the AFLsoutheast Queensland.”Lions and Suns players fire up during the QClash at the G
Kick the Suns out of the AFL
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
southeast Queensland.”Lions and Suns players fire up during the QClash at the Gabba last month. Former Hawthorn president Jeff Kennett, who was in charge of the Hawks when the decision to introduce the Suns and GWS was made, agreed. “You might... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kick the Suns out of the AFLsoutheast Queensland.”Lions and Suns players fire up during the QClash at the G
Kick the Suns out of the AFL
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
southeast Queensland.”Lions and Suns players fire up during the QClash at the Gabba last month. Former Hawthorn president Jeff Kennett, who was in charge of the Hawks when the decision to introduce the Suns and GWS was made, agreed. “You might... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Will Malcolm Turnbull be enough to save Coalition seats in Victoria?seven-point turnaround in the Coalition's vote in Victoria. The polls have shi
Will Malcolm Turnbull be enough to save Coalition seats in Victoria?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
seven-point turnaround in the Coalition's vote in Victoria. The polls have shifted since then, but former Liberal premier Jeff Kennett believes Mr Turnbull is still the most popular choice in Victoria. "I think Malcolm is a better communicator, I... Read more
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The North West Star
Top Magpies under the pumpis a long time. Perhaps when McGuire does depart or maybe even before, the Magp
Top Magpies under the pump
The North West Star / Posted 18 days ago
is a long time. Perhaps when McGuire does depart or maybe even before, the Magpies should take a look at repeating what Jeff Kennett did at Hawthorn. In changing the Hawks' constitution, that club ensured that every board leader must be given a... Read more
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Perth Now
The voice: what’s next for Eoin Cameron?years, he’s already been asked to speak at schools, libraries and special funct
The voice: what’s next for Eoin Cameron?
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
years, he’s already been asked to speak at schools, libraries and special functions, and he’s had discussions with Jeff Kennett about helping BeyondBlue. Something that is not on his agenda is a return to radio. That career is now over.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Victoria - Federal Election 2016stands out clearly in the above graph. Labor was fortunate that the 1993 feder
Victoria - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
stands out clearly in the above graph. Labor was fortunate that the 1993 federal election took place just six months after Jeff Kennett won office and started wielding his fiscal axe. Labor's statewide vote reverted almost to the levels of 1987.... Read more
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