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Channel NewsAsia
Australian car manufacturing ends as GM Holden closes plantautomotive industry ended on Friday as GM Holden Ltd, a unit of U.S. carmaker G
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
automotive industry ended on Friday as GM Holden Ltd, a unit of U.S. carmaker General Motors Co , closed its plant in South Australia to move manufacturing to cheaper locations. The closure comes a year after Toyota Motor Corp and Ford Motor... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Greens to push for euthanasia laws in SAThe Greens will make another bid to pass voluntary euthanasia laws in South Aus
Adelaide Now / Posted 30 minutes ago
The Greens will make another bid to pass voluntary euthanasia laws in South Australia after next year's state election. Following a number of failed attempts over recent years, Greens MP Tammy Franks says the party will try again by introducing a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Greens to push for euthanasia laws in SAThe Greens will make another bid to pass voluntary euthanasia laws in South Aus
The Courier Mail / Posted 36 minutes ago
The Greens will make another bid to pass voluntary euthanasia laws in South Australia after next year's state election. Following a number of failed attempts over recent years, Greens MP Tammy Franks says the party will try again by introducing a... Read more
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News.com.au
Greens to push for euthanasia laws in SAThe Greens will make another bid to pass voluntary euthanasia laws in South Aus
News.com.au / Posted 48 minutes ago
The Greens will make another bid to pass voluntary euthanasia laws in South Australia after next year's state election. Following a number of failed attempts over recent years, Greens MP Tammy Franks says the party will try again by introducing a... Read more
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TheBull
End of Australia auto-making sector as Holden closes doorsmarking the demise of a national industry unable to stand up to global competit
TheBull / Posted 55 minutes ago
marking the demise of a national industry unable to stand up to global competition. The closure of the Elizabeth plant in South Australia is the end of an era for Holden, which first started in the state as a saddlery business in 1856 and made the... Read more
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TheBull
CBA Business Sales Indexstates and territories in September sales were stronger except Tasmania (down 0
TheBull / Posted 55 minutes ago
states and territories in September sales were stronger except Tasmania (down 0.3 per cent). Strongest growth occurred in South Australia and Queensland (both up 0.6 per cent), NSW and Western Australia (both up 0.5 per cent), ACT (up 0.4 per... Read more
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The Borneo Post
End of Australia auto-making sector as Holden closes doorsmarking the demise of a national industry unable to stand up to global competit
The Borneo Post / Posted 58 minutes ago
marking the demise of a national industry unable to stand up to global competition. The closure of the Elizabeth plant in South Australia is the end of an era for Holden, which first started in the state as a saddlery business in 1856 and made the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man who kidnapped his family threatened people with cap gun, court hearswhile his partner was in the front passenger seat. The gun Hall was carrying w
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
while his partner was in the front passenger seat. The gun Hall was carrying was later revealed to be a toy cap gun. A South Australian Police STAR Force (Special Tasks and Rescue) officer — whose identity has been suppressed — today told the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
RSPCA calls for 'barbaric' bow and arrow hunting to be bannednative protected species.Not an isolated incident The shooting of the emu is n
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
native protected species.Not an isolated incident The shooting of the emu is not an isolated incident, with other cases in South Australia and around the country this year. And in Port Lincoln in 2013, the Rough family returned home from a weekend... Read more
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Perth Now
NSW bagged for being soft on plasticplastic shopping bags. Speaking on The project last night, Victorian Premier D
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
plastic shopping bags. Speaking on The project last night, Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews committed his state to joining South Australia, Western Australia, Tasmania, Queensland, Northern Territory and ACT in implementing a ban next year. “We... Read more
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Perth Now
Which postcodes complain most about the NBNlater paid for her relocation. The TIO also found New South Wales residents lo
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
later paid for her relocation. The TIO also found New South Wales residents lodged the greatest number of complaints but South Australia had the greatest rise in reports, at 51 per cent, followed by Western Australia, at 49 per... Read more
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Perth Now
Barnesy rocks out for the peopleBoy left off, as Barnes and his Cold Chisel band mates bounce around in the bac
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
Boy left off, as Barnes and his Cold Chisel band mates bounce around in the back of an old bread truck, heading out of South Australia for a rock’n’roll life on the road.media_cameraThe rock legend performed with wife Jane, daughter Mahalia and... Read more
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Perth Now
Frozen Oak is coming to Perthwas put on ice for a while (as if we could resist that one). Parmalat has list
Perth Now / Posted 2 hours ago
was put on ice for a while (as if we could resist that one). Parmalat has listened and delivered the goods, with Frozen Oak spreading to WA, Victoria and South Australia for the first time. It heads to 23 Caltex Star Marts across WA from October... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
At home with the Holdens: Daughters reflect on illustrious carmaker's historyis philosophical about the end of car manufacturing in Australia. "I think it'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
is philosophical about the end of car manufacturing in Australia. "I think it's the end of an era. I'm getting old, [it's the] end of my era. I think it's sad for the hundreds of people that'll lose their jobs." More stories from South Aus... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SA secures hat-trick of national bowls titlesSOUTH Australia has added the men’s over-60 national bowls title to this year’s
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
SOUTH Australia has added the men’s over-60 national bowls title to this year’s open male and under-18 boy’s championships. The Reds men were unbeaten as they secured their maiden Australian Senior Sides title at Moonta and Wallaroo bowls clubs this... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
SA secures hat-trick of national bowls titlesSOUTH Australia has added the men’s over-60 national bowls title to this year’s
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 3 hours ago
SOUTH Australia has added the men’s over-60 national bowls title to this year’s open male and under-18 boy’s championships. The Reds men were unbeaten as they secured their maiden Australian Senior Sides title at Moonta and Wallaroo bowls clubs this... Read more
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News.com.au
SA secures hat-trick of national bowls titlesSouth Australia’s victorious men’s bowls team from the Australian Senior Sides
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
South Australia’s victorious men’s bowls team from the Australian Senior Sides championships. Picture: Supplied Source:Supplied SOUTH Australia has added the men’s over-60 national bowls title to this year’s open male and under-18 boy’s... Read more
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Perth Now
Here it is: the last Holden Commodorethan 303,000 built. At its peak, Holden employed 23,914 workers across seven f
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
than 303,000 built. At its peak, Holden employed 23,914 workers across seven factories in Queensland, NSW, Victoria and South Australia in 1964. The number of factory workers employed in the lead-up to the final day in Elizabeth plant was... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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The Age
How to demand back the money your friend owes youTribunal. For larger debts, the Magistrates Court can hear disputes up to $150
The Age / Posted 4 hours ago
Tribunal. For larger debts, the Magistrates Court can hear disputes up to $150,000 in Queensland, up to $100,000 in South Australia and Victoria, and up to $250,000 in the ACT. Recovery of sums bigger than this are dealt with by higher... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How to demand back the money your friend owes youTribunal. For larger debts, the Magistrates Court can hear disputes up to $150
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
Tribunal. For larger debts, the Magistrates Court can hear disputes up to $150,000 in Queensland, up to $100,000 in South Australia and Victoria, and up to $250,000 in the ACT. Recovery of sums bigger than this are dealt with by higher... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tremain solid but Vics bundled out of JLT Cup by dominant Redbacksand his Victorian side will shift its focus to the Sheffield Shield after being
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 hours ago
and his Victorian side will shift its focus to the Sheffield Shield after being thrashed in the JLT Cup semi-final by South Australia this week. Photo: FILE Yeoval product and former Macquarie Valley quick Chris Tremain and his Victorian... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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Canberra Times
Much-loved matriarch enjoyed many talentsher greatest achievement was the success of her children. Moira and Jim Peters
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
her greatest achievement was the success of her children. Moira and Jim Peters had a property at Bunn Springs in South Australia, where the family worked during their school and university holidays. When the manager was on vacation, the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Can wannabe tennis pro turned politician Josh Frydenberg ace Australia's energy crisis?needs to lower soaring energy prices and secure the energy supply so crippling
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
needs to lower soaring energy prices and secure the energy supply so crippling blackouts like those we saw last summer in South Australia do not recur and spread along Australia's east coast. There are already dire warnings that they will. He has... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
The New Canaan News / Posted 5 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Australian car-making ends with last GM plant closingfactory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ mo
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 hours ago
factory, bringing with them generations of Holdens dating back to favored FJ models that were built between 1953 and 1956. South Australia state Premier Jay Weatherill said car manufacturing was seminal to the state's industrial know-how. "It has... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Surfer Groms Comp lands in Kiama this weekendfor surfers from Under 8 to Under 14 and will be held in New South Wales, Queen
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
for surfers from Under 8 to Under 14 and will be held in New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, Western Australia and South Australia over summer. The prestigious event series will also return to Tasmania in 2017/18. As an added bonus, the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Holden 'chased out of the country' by the coalition in 2013: Weatherillout there, especially here in Adelaide." Holden human resources manager Jamie
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
out there, especially here in Adelaide." Holden human resources manager Jamie Getgood said the company would help workers gain new jobs over the next year, with its transition centre to remain open for 12 months. More stories from South Aust... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Premier’s tribute to iconic carmakerSOUTH Australia has laid a “solid foundation” for life after the Holden factory
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 hours ago
SOUTH Australia has laid a “solid foundation” for life after the Holden factory as the carmaker closes its doors for the final time this afternoon, Premier Jay Weatherill says. Mr Weatherill paid tribute to the company where his uncle Merv worked... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Premier’s tribute to iconic carmakerSOUTH Australia has laid a “solid foundation” for life after the Holden factory
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 hours ago
SOUTH Australia has laid a “solid foundation” for life after the Holden factory as the carmaker closes its doors for the final time this afternoon, Premier Jay Weatherill says. Mr Weatherill paid tribute to the company where his uncle Merv worked... Read more
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News.com.au
Premier’s tribute to iconic carmaker738 people who have left the plant have successfully transitioned to new work,
News.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
738 people who have left the plant have successfully transitioned to new work, study or retirement. (AAP Video/Tim Dornin) SOUTH Australia has laid a “solid foundation” for life after the Holden factory as the carmaker closes its doors for the... Read more
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Perth Now
Still a no, South Aust tells PM on energySouth Australia continues to resist the Turnbull government's new energy policy
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
South Australia continues to resist the Turnbull government's new energy policy and expects federal Labor to do the same. Senior opposition figures in Canberra have signalled Labor is open to supporting a style of the proposed national energy... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Much-loved matriarch enjoyed many talentsher greatest achievement was the success of her children. Moira and Jim Peters
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
her greatest achievement was the success of her children. Moira and Jim Peters had a property at Bunn Springs in South Australia, where the family worked during their school and university holidays. When the manager was on vacation, the... Read more
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The Age
Much-loved matriarch enjoyed many talentsher greatest achievement was the success of her children. Moira and Jim Peters
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
her greatest achievement was the success of her children. Moira and Jim Peters had a property at Bunn Springs in South Australia, where the family worked during their school and university holidays. When the manager was on vacation, the... Read more
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The Age
Can wannabe tennis pro turned politician Josh Frydenberg ace Australia's energy crisis?needs to lower soaring energy prices and secure the energy supply so crippling
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
needs to lower soaring energy prices and secure the energy supply so crippling blackouts like those we saw last summer in South Australia do not recur and spread along Australia's east coast. There are already dire warnings that they will. He has... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Can wannabe tennis pro turned politician Josh Frydenberg ace Australia's energy crisis?needs to lower soaring energy prices and secure the energy supply so crippling
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
needs to lower soaring energy prices and secure the energy supply so crippling blackouts like those we saw last summer in South Australia do not recur and spread along Australia's east coast. There are already dire warnings that they will. He has... Read more
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Perth Now
PM 'sad' to see end of Holden eraacknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the pro
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
acknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the production line at the Elizabeth plant in South Australia. "You can't get away from the emotional response to the closure," Mr Turnbull told Neil Mitchell on 3AW... Read more
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Perth Now
End of an era: Australia's last HoldenTHE last ever Australian-made cars will roll off Holden’s Elizabeth production
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
THE last ever Australian-made cars will roll off Holden’s Elizabeth production line in South Australia today. The historic occasion will mark the end of almost a century of automotive manufacturing for the nation, and 69 years for Holden. Dozens of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
PM 'sad' to see end of Holden eraacknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the pro
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 hours ago
acknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the production line at the Elizabeth plant in South Australia. "You can't get away from the emotional response to the closure," Mr Turnbull told Neil Mitchell on 3AW... Read more
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Weekly Times
PM 'sad' to see end of Holden eraacknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the pro
Weekly Times / Posted 7 hours ago
acknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the production line at the Elizabeth plant in South Australia. "You can't get away from the emotional response to the closure," Mr Turnbull told Neil Mitchell on 3AW... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Still a no, South Aust tells PM on energySouth Australia continues to resist the Turnbull government's new energy policy
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
South Australia continues to resist the Turnbull government's new energy policy and expects federal Labor to do the same. Senior opposition figures in Canberra have signalled Labor is open to supporting a style of the proposed national energy... Read more
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The Courier Mail
PM 'sad' to see end of Holden eraacknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the pro
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
acknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the production line at the Elizabeth plant in South Australia. "You can't get away from the emotional response to the closure," Mr Turnbull told Neil Mitchell on 3AW... Read more
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News.com.au
PM ‘sad’ to see end of Holden eraacknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the pro
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
acknowledged Friday was the end of an era as the last vehicle rolls off the production line at the Elizabeth plant in South Australia. "You can't get away from the emotional response to the closure," Mr Turnbull told Neil Mitchell on 3AW... Read more
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News.com.au
Still a no, South Aust tells PM on energySouth Australia continues to resist the Turnbull government's new energy policy
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
South Australia continues to resist the Turnbull government's new energy policy and expects federal Labor to do the same. Senior opposition figures in Canberra have signalled Labor is open to supporting a style of the proposed national energy... Read more
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