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The Daily Mercury
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugeeIF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugee
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
IF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking asylum here, University of the Sunshine Coast Chancellor John Dobson said he would be on his way to New Zealand even if it was in a 10-foot sailing boat. The former Dean... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugeeIF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugee
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
IF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking asylum here, University of the Sunshine Coast Chancellor John Dobson said he would be on his way to New Zealand even if it was in a 10-foot sailing boat. The former Dean... Read more
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Queensland Times
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugeeIF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugee
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
IF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking asylum here, University of the Sunshine Coast Chancellor John Dobson said he would be on his way to New Zealand even if it was in a 10-foot sailing boat. The former Dean... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugeeIF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugee
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
IF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking asylum here, University of the Sunshine Coast Chancellor John Dobson said he would be on his way to New Zealand even if it was in a 10-foot sailing boat. The former Dean... Read more
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News Mail
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugeeIF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking
Sunshine Coast university boss says he would be refugee
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
IF AUSTRALIA were under the same level of persecution faced by refugees seeking asylum here, University of the Sunshine Coast Chancellor John Dobson said he would be on his way to New Zealand even if it was in a 10-foot sailing boat. The former Dean... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stormers to target breakdownsCape Town - The Stormers’ success in 2016 hinges on their ability to emulate th
Stormers to target breakdowns
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Cape Town - The Stormers’ success in 2016 hinges on their ability to emulate the Blitzbokke at the tackle point. “The breakdown is a fundamental part of the game,” said Robbie Fleck. The Stormers coach has arguably the best front-row stocks in Super... Read more
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chroniclelive
Northumbria University student died in 'absolutely tragic accident' Newcastle coroner rulesThe driver of the bus which knocked down and killed a student has told her fami
Northumbria University student died in 'absolutely tragic accident' Newcastle coroner rules
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
The driver of the bus which knocked down and killed a student has told her family how sorry he is for their loss. In an “absolutely tragic accident”, the gifted student, who had not long been in the country and was on a 12-week exchange programme at... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle Turkish Baths timeline shows how the iconic venue could be brought back into useIt was closed in April 2013 as part of council budget cuts but developers Fusio
Newcastle Turkish Baths timeline shows how the iconic venue could be brought back into use
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
It was closed in April 2013 as part of council budget cuts but developers Fusion Lifestyle moved in to give it a new lease of life. Today, planning chiefs gave plans the go-ahead and work should begin within the next three years. The proposals for... Read more
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chroniclelive
Plans to re-open Newcastle's historic Turkish baths and City Pool given the green lightNewcastle’s historic Turkish baths and City Pool has been given the green light
Plans to re-open Newcastle's historic Turkish baths and City Pool given the green light
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
Newcastle’s historic Turkish baths and City Pool has been given the green light to re-open inside the next three years. The iconic city site was closed in April 2013 as part of council budget cuts but developers Fusion Lifestyle moved in to give it... Read more
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chroniclelive
Inquest to be held into death of 21-old woman killed after being hit by a bus in NewcastlePedestrian Xiaoyue Gu was knocked over by the number 30 Stagecoach service on b
Inquest to be held into death of 21-old woman killed after being hit by a bus in Newcastle
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
Pedestrian Xiaoyue Gu was knocked over by the number 30 Stagecoach service on busy John Dobson Street, in the city centre, shortly after 7pm on May 5 last year. A full police investigation was carried out after the accident and an inquest into the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Axwell Hall in Derwent Valley to be converted into 20 homes as it gets new lease of life at lastIn the lower Derwent Valley on the approach to Tyneside, a tale of two landowne
Axwell Hall in Derwent Valley to be converted into 20 homes as it gets new lease of life at last
chroniclelive / Posted 16 days ago
In the lower Derwent Valley on the approach to Tyneside, a tale of two landowners unfolded in the 18th century. The Bowes at Gibside and the Claverings at Axwell lorded it from their great halls and parklands. Under the National Trust, Gibside has... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Western Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 17 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Manning River Times / Posted 17 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 17 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
36 related stories
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The Border Mail
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Border Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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The Courier
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Courier / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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Daily Examiner
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Daily Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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The Young Witness
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Young Witness / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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Western Advocate
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Western Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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Manning River Times
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Manning River Times / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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Northern Star
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Northern Star / Posted 17 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
36 related stories
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The Daily Mercury
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
The Daily Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
36 related stories
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The North West Star
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The North West Star / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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Toowoomba Chronicle
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
36 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listEach of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMP
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 days ago
Each of the Australian recipients in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising... Read more
36 related stories
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The Age
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
36 related stories
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Queensland Times
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Queensland Times / Posted 17 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
36 related stories
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The Morning Bulletin
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
36 related stories
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News Mail
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
News Mail / Posted 17 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
36 related stories
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chroniclelive
Woolsington Hall fire: 'Urgent work' under way out to stabilise Newcastle buildingMore than 30 firefighters battled the blaze as it ripped through Woolsington Ha
Woolsington Hall fire: 'Urgent work' under way out to stabilise Newcastle building
chroniclelive / Posted 23 days ago
More than 30 firefighters battled the blaze as it ripped through Woolsington Hall on December 29 destroying the roof, walls and floors of the hall. Scaffolding specialists are now working to secure the facade of the building, which was listed in the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Woolsington Hall fire: Search for arsonists who caused 'millions of pounds of damage'The search for firestarters who caused millions of pounds of damage to a histor
Woolsington Hall fire: Search for arsonists who caused 'millions of pounds of damage'
chroniclelive / Posted 27 days ago
The search for firestarters who caused millions of pounds of damage to a historic stately home has been stepped up. Insp Julie Rana, of Northumbria Police, is now asking the public to think back to the evening of December 29, when the blaze broke... Read more
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Super Sport
Scenery change for new era Stormers Robbie Fleck has quickly quashed any theory that because he was part of Allis
Scenery change for new era Stormers
Super Sport / Posted 27 days ago
Robbie Fleck has quickly quashed any theory that because he was part of Allister Coetzee’s management the new beginning that the DHL Stormers start out on this season will just be a continuation of what has been... Read more
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chroniclelive
Morpeth's Longhirst Hall to be converted into 28 luxury homesFor a select number of families in the 19th Century North East, one magical ing
Morpeth's Longhirst Hall to be converted into 28 luxury homes
chroniclelive / Posted 30 days ago
For a select number of families in the 19th Century North East, one magical ingredient would transform their fortunes - coal. William Lawson, from a farming family, was one who was blessed. Longhirst, described as Dobson’s finest classical design,... Read more

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