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Sydney Morning Herald
Mid-year budget update: Higher tax returns help slash $10b off federal deficitsin May, and by 2.75 per cent in 2018-19, rather than 3 per cent. Treasurer Sco
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 minutes ago
in May, and by 2.75 per cent in 2018-19, rather than 3 per cent. Treasurer Scott Morrison outside the Treasury building in Canberra. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Offsetting this, the government is expecting larger than expected employment growth, with... Read more
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The Age
Mid-year budget update: Higher tax returns help slash $10b off federal deficitsin May, and by 2.75 per cent in 2018-19, rather than 3 per cent. Treasurer Sco
The Age / Posted 7 minutes ago
in May, and by 2.75 per cent in 2018-19, rather than 3 per cent. Treasurer Scott Morrison outside the Treasury building in Canberra. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Offsetting this, the government is expecting larger than expected employment growth, with... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Equinix acquires Australian data centers from Metronode for US$792Mtwo data centers in Melbourne, three in greater Sydney (including one in Illawa
Converge! Network Digest / Posted an hour ago
two data centers in Melbourne, three in greater Sydney (including one in Illawarra), two in Perth, and one in each of Canberra, Adelaide and Brisbane. The acquired Metronode sites add approximately 20,000 square meters of gross colocation... Read more
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The North West Star
Making some furry friends at GundarooFor the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
For the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t there yet. I was having lunch at the Poacher’s Pantry, at Springrange, very much on the outskirts of Gundaroo. You could easily say it was on the outskirts of the... Read more
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The North West Star
Canberra Raiders hooker Kurt Baptiste released???The Canberra Raiders have released hooker Kurt Baptiste in a move that could
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
???The Canberra Raiders have released hooker Kurt Baptiste in a move that could make them salary cap compliant. Baptiste will pack his bags for English Super League outfit Leigh Centurions, ending months of uncertainty that has hovered over his... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Making some furry friends at GundarooFor the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
For the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t there yet. I was having lunch at the Poacher’s Pantry, at Springrange, very much on the outskirts of Gundaroo. You could easily say it was on the outskirts of the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Making some furry friends at GundarooFor the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
For the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t there yet. I was having lunch at the Poacher’s Pantry, at Springrange, very much on the outskirts of Gundaroo. You could easily say it was on the outskirts of the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Making some furry friends at GundarooFor the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
For the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t there yet. I was having lunch at the Poacher’s Pantry, at Springrange, very much on the outskirts of Gundaroo. You could easily say it was on the outskirts of the... Read more
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The Courier
Making some furry friends at GundarooFor the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
For the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t there yet. I was having lunch at the Poacher’s Pantry, at Springrange, very much on the outskirts of Gundaroo. You could easily say it was on the outskirts of the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Making some furry friends at GundarooFor the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
For the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t there yet. I was having lunch at the Poacher’s Pantry, at Springrange, very much on the outskirts of Gundaroo. You could easily say it was on the outskirts of the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Making some furry friends at GundarooFor the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
For the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t there yet. I was having lunch at the Poacher’s Pantry, at Springrange, very much on the outskirts of Gundaroo. You could easily say it was on the outskirts of the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Making some furry friends at GundarooFor the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
For the record, Gundaroo is on the northern outskirts of Canberra, but I wasn’t there yet. I was having lunch at the Poacher’s Pantry, at Springrange, very much on the outskirts of Gundaroo. You could easily say it was on the outskirts of the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
New gig for George BrandisATTORNEY-General George Brandis is headed to London for a top diplomatic job, m
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
ATTORNEY-General George Brandis is headed to London for a top diplomatic job, making way for a cabinet reshuffle in Canberra. The Queensland Senator will replace former Liberal leader Alexander Downer as High Commissioner to the UK, Sky News... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Relentlessly average': Evolutionary biology suggests The Beatles 'weren't musically important'Trumbledore must use all his spells and magic to make it through 2017, yet anot
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
Trumbledore must use all his spells and magic to make it through 2017, yet another treacherous year in the Canberra School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. icon-abc-article Australia's oldest wombat Winnie celebrates 31... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Australia's housing market finished 2017 on a weak notefigures are released later in the week. Of Australia’s remaining capitals, pre
Business Insider Australia / Posted 3 hours ago
figures are released later in the week. Of Australia’s remaining capitals, preliminary clearance rates fell in Perth, Canberra and Hobart but rose in Brisbane. CoreLogic will release updated house price data for Australia’s five mainland... Read more
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News.com.au
New gig for George BrandisGeorge Brandis is headed to London for a top diplomatic job, making way for a c
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
George Brandis is headed to London for a top diplomatic job, making way for a cabinet reshuffle in Canberra. The Queensland Senator will replace former Liberal leader Alexander Downer as High Commissioner to the UK, Sky... Read more
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BBC News
Nick Bryant's Australia: Fair dinkuma statement of aggression, a term of abuse. If the same treatment was meted ou
BBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
a statement of aggression, a term of abuse. If the same treatment was meted out to Australian politicians, the police in Canberra would have a bulging casebook. “Fair dinkum” - meaning true or genuine - is one of the most oft-heard phrases in the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'One big rip-off': Claims underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'One big rip-off': Underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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Western Advocate
'One big rip-off': Underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
Western Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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Manning River Times
'One big rip-off': Underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
Manning River Times / Posted 4 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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The North West Star
'One big rip-off': Underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
The North West Star / Posted 4 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'One big rip-off': Underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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The Border Mail
'One big rip-off': Underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
The Border Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'One big rip-off': Underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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The Courier
'One big rip-off': Underpayment rife at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
The Courier / Posted 5 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Now: News in 90 seconds for December 18, 2017Good morning Canberra, Welcome to the last week before Christmas - we're on th
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
Good morning Canberra, Welcome to the last week before Christmas - we're on the downhill stretch! There's no reprieve from the hot start to summer in sight, with meteorologists predicting a "severe heatwave" this week. The mercury's tipped to reach... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Now: News in 90 seconds for December 18, 2017Good morning Canberra, Welcome to the last week before Christmas - we're on th
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Good morning Canberra, Welcome to the last week before Christmas - we're on the downhill stretch! There's no reprieve from the hot start to summer in sight, with meteorologists predicting a "severe heatwave" this week. The mercury's tipped to reach... Read more
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Mashable
Wearing Uggs into this airline's lounge is apparently a huge no-noensure an enjoyable experience when you're visiting our domestic Qantas Clubs a
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
ensure an enjoyable experience when you're visiting our domestic Qantas Clubs and Business Lounges in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney, we ask that you follow our smart casual dress guidelines. The company's website... Read more
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News.com.au
After-hours doctor shake-up: budgetcalls, under a budget shake-up. The measure will also see patients no longer a
News.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
calls, under a budget shake-up. The measure will also see patients no longer able to pre-book an after-hours visit before 6pm. The details are due to be announced in Monday's mid-year update to be released in Canberra, The Daily Telegraph rep... Read more
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Canberra Times
WNBL: Canberra Capitals unearth gem in Maddison Rocci against Adelaide LightningThe Canberra Capitals have unearthed a gem in emerging point guard Maddison Roc
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
The Canberra Capitals have unearthed a gem in emerging point guard Maddison Rocci after the young star guided her side to a third-straight win. Nineteen-year-old Rocci was forced to shoulder the load with Capitals captain Nat Hurst ruled out on the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Cavalry split ABL series with Perth HeatHe missed out on leaving as the walk-off hero, but Canberra Cavalry outfielder
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
He missed out on leaving as the walk-off hero, but Canberra Cavalry outfielder Connor Panas thinks their back-to-back wins over the Perth Heat will be a morale boost going into the second half of the Australian Baseball League season. The walk-off... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rise in Canberra developers' LVC applications sends planning fee revenue up $10 milliondevelopment in outlying areas like Coombs (pictured) continues, more developers
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
development in outlying areas like Coombs (pictured) continues, more developers are targeting the inner north and south of Canberra. Photo: Sitthixay Ditthavong That rise was chiefly due to revenue from lease variation charges hitting $21 million... Read more
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Canberra Times
12-year-old Daniel Blackman's adventure of a lifetime to overcome diseaseof The Royal Australian Navy, the Australian Federal Police and Hungry Jacks, t
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
of The Royal Australian Navy, the Australian Federal Police and Hungry Jacks, took Daniel across seas and above towns, from Canberra to New South Wales on an adventure that most boys his age could only dream of. For 18 months Daniel trained to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Queanbeyan greyhound track could be built next yearQueanbeyan is firming as the new home for the Canberra Greyhound Racing Club an
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Queanbeyan is firming as the new home for the Canberra Greyhound Racing Club and it could be built as early as next year. NSW deputy premier John Barilaro, who is also the member for Monaro, said discussions had begun with the Queanbeyan Race Club... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: Compassion call on cash-strapped struggling with ailing animal palcat was ill with bouts of laboured breathing that were distressing to witness a
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
cat was ill with bouts of laboured breathing that were distressing to witness and appeared life-threatening. Several local Canberra veterinary practices had been contacted, and not only were they unwilling to budge at all on brief consultations... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sam Kerr lights up W-League with hat-trick inside 10 minutes for Perth Glory against Newcastle Jetsin-form Sydney FC stretched their winning run to four matches with a confident
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
in-form Sydney FC stretched their winning run to four matches with a confident 3-0 win over fellow finals contenders Canberra United. Western Sydney Wanderers won the battle of the cellar-dwellers 2-1 thanks to Lee Falkon's second-half... Read more
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Canberra Times
Samara Johnson Memorial Plate brings emotion to the surfaceHow much Samara Johnson meant was plain to see as the tears flowed during the m
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
How much Samara Johnson meant was plain to see as the tears flowed during the minute's silence in honour of the popular Canberra track-work rider. It was a testament to the jockeys that knew her they were still able to get on their horse and ride in... Read more
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Canberra Times
'It's like 7-Eleven' - claims underpayment is rife at RFG were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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Canberra Times
Perth Lynx move closer to WNBL top spot with late win over Melbourne Boomersto lock up top spot," Whitcomb said. "Once finals come we will see who we get
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
to lock up top spot," Whitcomb said. "Once finals come we will see who we get but [winning it] is every team's goal." Canberra Capitals may have knocked Adelaide Lightning out of the finals with an 88-87 win in Canberra on Sunday, although the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rising Canberra tennis star Annerly Poulos earns Australian Open junior wildcardRising Canberra tennis star Annerly Poulos is preparing to launch a raid on the
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Rising Canberra tennis star Annerly Poulos is preparing to launch a raid on the Australian Open junior girls championship as she continues to turn heads en route to her first junior Grand Slam. Fourteen-year-old Poulos has been gifted a main draw... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra set to experience severe heatwave according to Bureau of MeteorologyIf you thought last week's low-intensity heatwave was hot, think again. Canber
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
If you thought last week's low-intensity heatwave was hot, think again. Canberra is set to experience a "severe heatwave" for the next three days, according to the Bureau of Meteorology, with Tuesday to be the warmest at 38 degrees. 10-year-old... Read more
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Canberra Times
Alleged North Korean agent arrested in Sydney, charged with trying to arrange sale of missile technologyat the weekend. Police are investigating his activities as far back as 2008 – t
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
at the weekend. Police are investigating his activities as far back as 2008 – the year the North Korean embassy in Canberra closed. AFP Assistant Commissioner Neil Gaughan claimed the man had been acting "to serve some higher patriotic... Read more
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Canberra Times
The ACT Senior Secondary Certificate's overseas expansion 200 people. BSSS director John Stenhouse said offering the ACT senior secondar
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
200 people. BSSS director John Stenhouse said offering the ACT senior secondary certificate offshore helped boost Canberra's reputation as "a good international citizen". Schools pay several hundred dollars to enrol their students in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Concerns raised about congestion in Campbell from urban in-fill within the leafy, lakeside suburbregard to potential impacts, including potential traffic impacts. Development a
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
regard to potential impacts, including potential traffic impacts. Development applications are also referred to Transport Canberra and City Services for advice, and traffic reports are sometimes required from proponents, if a concern is... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT parenting body says children missing out on preschoolSome Canberra families are not sending their children to preschool because of a
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Some Canberra families are not sending their children to preschool because of a shortage of places in their local early childhood education centres, according to the peak body for public school parents. ACT Council of Parents and Citizens... Read more
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WA Today
'This is getting out of hand' - underpayment woes surface at franchise giantwere underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its ori
WA Today / Posted 6 hours ago
were underpaid almost $26,000. RFG purchased the Crust Pizza brand off its original owners in 2012. In 2015 and 2016, The Canberra Times ran a series of articles about underpayment in four Crust Pizza stores in the nation's capital. There are... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
First Look: Planes awaiting restoration at the Museum of Aviationplanes at the museum, arriving this year. In a dark dusty corner of the same h
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 hours ago
planes at the museum, arriving this year. In a dark dusty corner of the same hangar that holds the Albatross, a B-57B Canberra is also waiting for fresh paint and a complete restoration. It was a Vietnam-era bomber and then was used for tests... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Can Beijing's bounty deliver us tax cuts?through to higher tax revenue. (ABC News: Nic MacBean) Beijing. You just can't
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
through to higher tax revenue. (ABC News: Nic MacBean) Beijing. You just can't escape the place, especially when you're in Canberra. It's a passionate but odd affair. Emotions in the national capital oscillate between polar extremes, both of which... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: Compassion call on cash-strapped struggling with ailing animal palcat was ill with bouts of laboured breathing that were distressing to witness a
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
cat was ill with bouts of laboured breathing that were distressing to witness and appeared life-threatening. Several local Canberra veterinary practices had been contacted, and not only were they unwilling to budge at all on brief consultations... Read more
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