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Weekly Times
Editor’s Letter: May 2016the next generation learn the art of animal handling. Then there’s Tracy and P
Editor’s Letter: May 2016
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
the next generation learn the art of animal handling. Then there’s Tracy and Peter Bold who have been farming mussels in Port Phillip Bay for 30 years. They have faced everything from algae blooms to starfish invasions, yet each time they bounce... Read more
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The Courier
More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Daythe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-wes
More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Day
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. Surfing conditions are expected to be ideal for big wave chasers on Wednesday. Six to eight-foot swells... Read more
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The Border Mail
More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Daythe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-wes
More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Day
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. Surfing conditions are expected to be ideal for big wave chasers on Wednesday. Six to eight-foot swells... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne weather: More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Daythe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-wes
Melbourne weather: More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Day
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. Emergency Management Commissioner Craig Lapsley​ said: "I think the key message is that we're moving into... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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The Young Witness
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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Western Advocate
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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The North West Star
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Broadbills, huge tuna taking baitsthe Lee Breakwater and Portland Harbour have whiting, snapper, calamari squid,
Broadbills, huge tuna taking baits
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
the Lee Breakwater and Portland Harbour have whiting, snapper, calamari squid, bream, barracouta and silver trevally. In Port Phillip bay, Alex Greer reports whiting in good numbers off St Leonards, Swan Bay, Mud Island and Corio Bay. Snapper to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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The Courier
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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The Age
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A yacht is washed ashore as large waves hit the Mornington pier during a storm. Photo: Joe Armao A... Read more
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Perth Now
113km/h gales, dust storm, -14.7C in Alpstopping seven metres are also predicted along the south western Victorian coast
113km/h gales, dust storm, -14.7C in Alps
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
topping seven metres are also predicted along the south western Victorian coast. Waves as high as 2m are forecast for Port Phillip Bay. The Dandenongs and Mornington Peninsula are tipped to be the hardest hit regions by the severe... Read more
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Adelaide Now
200 calls for help as Vic lashed by windsthat broke its mooring washed up on a beach in Mornington and dozens of people
200 calls for help as Vic lashed by winds
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
that broke its mooring washed up on a beach in Mornington and dozens of people have shared pictures on Twitter of a choppy Port Phillip Bay. Six-metre-high waves are expected across the western coast of Victoria and Tasmania on throughout the... Read more
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Weekly Times
200 calls for help as Vic lashed by windsthat broke its mooring washed up on a beach in Mornington and dozens of people
200 calls for help as Vic lashed by winds
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
that broke its mooring washed up on a beach in Mornington and dozens of people have shared pictures on Twitter of a choppy Port Phillip Bay. Six-metre-high waves are expected across the western coast of Victoria and Tasmania on throughout the... Read more
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Weekly Times
113km/h gales, dust storm, -14.7C in Alpstopping seven metres are also predicted along the south western Victorian coast
113km/h gales, dust storm, -14.7C in Alps
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
topping seven metres are also predicted along the south western Victorian coast. Waves as high as 2m are forecast for Port Phillip Bay. The Dandenongs and Mornington Peninsula are tipped to be the hardest hit regions by the severe... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Take a short break awayDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Take a short break away
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. MAKE IT HAPPEN Doubles $116 a night. See tfehotels.com. THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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The Courier
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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The Young Witness
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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The North West Star
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Barramundi released in Gippslandbarracouta and silver trevally. On the North Shore, salmon, whiting, barracout
Barramundi released in Gippsland
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
barracouta and silver trevally. On the North Shore, salmon, whiting, barracouta, snapper and squid are being hooked. In Port Phillip bay, Alex Greer reports snapper to 6.5kg are being caught off Mt Martha in about 20m of water. Calamari squid... Read more
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Herald Sun
Melbourne’s dirtiest beach revealedto avoid nearby stormwater outlets after heavy rain. The Mentone waterway came
Melbourne’s dirtiest beach revealed
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
to avoid nearby stormwater outlets after heavy rain. The Mentone waterway came last in the EPA’s latest rankings for Port Phillip Bay beaches with the best recreational water quality. Have you noticed the drop in water quality at Mentone... Read more
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Weekly Times
Come to Victoria for big game fishingVictoria was firmly on the international fishing map, with mako sharks, striped
Come to Victoria for big game fishing
Weekly Times / Posted 15 days ago
Victoria was firmly on the international fishing map, with mako sharks, striped marlin and kingfish also being pursued off Port Phillip Bay. Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies senior ­researcher Sean Tracey is leading a project studying... Read more
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The Courier
Speak only when spoken to, handpicked infrastructure authority toldIt will also advise the government on the best location for Melbourne's next ma
Speak only when spoken to, handpicked infrastructure authority told
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
It will also advise the government on the best location for Melbourne's next major container port, Hastings or the west of Port Phillip Bay. Business cases for the Melbourne Metro rail tunnel and the Western Distributor were submitted to the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Speak only when spoken to, handpicked infrastructure authority toldIt will also advise the government on the best location for Melbourne's next ma
Speak only when spoken to, handpicked infrastructure authority told
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
It will also advise the government on the best location for Melbourne's next major container port, Hastings or the west of Port Phillip Bay. Business cases for the Melbourne Metro rail tunnel and the Western Distributor were submitted to the... Read more
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The Age
Labor's new infrastructure adviser yet to give any advice, seven months inIt will also advise the government on the best location for Melbourne's next ma
Labor's new infrastructure adviser yet to give any advice, seven months in
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
It will also advise the government on the best location for Melbourne's next major container port, Hastings or the west of Port Phillip Bay. Business cases for the Melbourne Metro rail tunnel and the Western Distributor were submitted to the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Time to get out among the biggiesand barracouta. Beaches at Bridgewater and Swan Lake are consistent for salmon,
Time to get out among the biggies
Weekly Times / Posted 16 days ago
and barracouta. Beaches at Bridgewater and Swan Lake are consistent for salmon, with a few gummy sharks also taken. In Port Phillip bay, Alex Greer reports mulloway to 12kg are being caught in the Yarra River, and bream to 1.6kg in the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Butt out of our beacheswashed into stormwater drains and out into the bay. BeachPatrol, an umbrella b
Butt out of our beaches
Herald Sun / Posted 18 days ago
washed into stormwater drains and out into the bay. BeachPatrol, an umbrella body of about 20 volunteers groups around Port Phillip Bay, said the prevalence of cigarette butts as litter has “grown unwelcomingly large” in the past few... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Best of Melbourne for kidsvantage point in the southern hemisphere. Eureka Skydeck offers floor-to-ceilin
Best of Melbourne for kids
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
vantage point in the southern hemisphere. Eureka Skydeck offers floor-to-ceiling, 360-degree views of city landmarks and Port Phillip Bay by day and night. Don’t miss: Test your nerve with the Edge Experience, a 3m x 3m glass cube that slides... Read more
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Perth Now
Best of Melbourne for kidsvantage point in the southern hemisphere. Eureka Skydeck offers floor-to-ceilin
Best of Melbourne for kids
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
vantage point in the southern hemisphere. Eureka Skydeck offers floor-to-ceiling, 360-degree views of city landmarks and Port Phillip Bay by day and night. Don’t miss: Test your nerve with the Edge Experience, a 3m x 3m glass cube that slides... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Best of Melbourne for kidsvantage point in the southern hemisphere. Eureka Skydeck offers floor-to-ceilin
Best of Melbourne for kids
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
vantage point in the southern hemisphere. Eureka Skydeck offers floor-to-ceiling, 360-degree views of city landmarks and Port Phillip Bay by day and night. Don’t miss: Test your nerve with the Edge Experience, a 3m x 3m glass cube that slides... Read more
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Perth Now
Review: The new Spirit of Tasmaniaa lovely panorama, the city sparkling ahead at the end of the freeway, docks an
Review: The new Spirit of Tasmania
Perth Now / Posted 23 days ago
a lovely panorama, the city sparkling ahead at the end of the freeway, docks and water traffic below and the shoreline of Port Phillip Bay curving into the distance.Spirit of Tasmania seating area. Picture: Spirit of Tasmania The red-hulled... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Review: The new Spirit of Tasmaniaa lovely panorama, the city sparkling ahead at the end of the freeway, docks an
Review: The new Spirit of Tasmania
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
a lovely panorama, the city sparkling ahead at the end of the freeway, docks and water traffic below and the shoreline of Port Phillip Bay curving into the distance.Spirit of Tasmania seating area. Picture: Spirit of Tasmania The red-hulled... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Review: The new Spirit of Tasmaniaa lovely panorama, the city sparkling ahead at the end of the freeway, docks an
Review: The new Spirit of Tasmania
Adelaide Now / Posted 23 days ago
a lovely panorama, the city sparkling ahead at the end of the freeway, docks and water traffic below and the shoreline of Port Phillip Bay curving into the distance.Spirit of Tasmania seating area. Picture: Spirit of Tasmania The red-hulled... Read more
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Weekly Times
Odd catches in Victorian watersPowerbait, mudeye and pink Tassie Devil lures. Bladed lures are producing brow
Odd catches in Victorian waters
Weekly Times / Posted 23 days ago
Powerbait, mudeye and pink Tassie Devil lures. Bladed lures are producing brown trout to 1.4kg in the Goulburn River. In Port Phillip bay, Alex Greer reports the Yarra, Patterson and Werribee rivers have produced mulloway to 1.4m. Whiting are... Read more
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Weekly Times
Bigger Murray cod await fisherssnapper to 6.5kg, whiting, calamari squid and barracouta. Shelleys beach at Br
Bigger Murray cod await fishers
Weekly Times / Posted 30 days ago
snapper to 6.5kg, whiting, calamari squid and barracouta. Shelleys beach at Bridgewater is fishing well for salmon. In Port Phillip bay, whiting are being caught from Mt Martha to Sorrento, St Leonards, Corio Bay and Portarlington. Best baits... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Threatening History: Conservative Panic and the Claim of Aboriginal Sovereignty – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics1835, a group of businessmen in Van Diemen's Land, seeking to acquire territory
Threatening History: Conservative Panic and the Claim of Aboriginal Sovereignty – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 1 months ago
1835, a group of businessmen in Van Diemen's Land, seeking to acquire territory in the lush country that colonists called Port Phillip Bay, over which the British crown claimed ownership, came up with a novel solution: form a treaty with the... Read more

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