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Sussan Ley appointed Australian Minister for Health and Sport

Former Assistant Education Minister Sussan Ley has become the second woman in Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's cabinet with her appointment as Minister for Health and Minister…

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Dec 21, 2014 Education / Government / Recreation / Sport / Wellness /


NZRA highlights the value of council recreation investment

New Zealand’s high holiday season demand for city parks, aquatic centres, cycleways and other recreation infrastructure highlights the vital importance of continued council investment…

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Dec 21, 2014 Parks / Recreation / Wellness /


Cricket Tasmania unveils new Blundstone Arena stand

The redeveloped main stand at Hobart's Blundstone Arena (the former Bellerive Oval) will be put to the test for the first time on Tuesday 23rd December when the Hobart Hurricanes host…

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Dec 21, 2014 Design / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


Hong Kong Golf Club faces uncertain future

The Hong Kong Golf Club, celebrating its 125th anniversary this year, faces an uncertain future as pressure grows for the site to redeveloped. With houses prices and social inequality…

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Dec 21, 2014 Environment / Recreation / Sport /


Fitness First expands outdoor movement training

2014 has seen Fitness First Australia expand its Outdoor Movement Training program that provides free outdoor yoga, Pilates and bootcamp classes to members, giving them the opportunity to…

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Dec 21, 2014 Fitness / Parks / Wellness /


Study finds toxic byproduct from urinating in swimming pools

A study has found that urinating in public swimming pools is more than just unsanitary - it can also produce poisonous chemicals when urine and chlorine react. One in four Britons and one…

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Dec 20, 2014 Aquatics / Safety / Waterparks /


Obesity shortens lifespans by ‘up to eight years’

Being severely obese can cut a person’s life short by up to eight years and cause decades of ill health, according to a study carried out by researchers from McGill University in…

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Dec 20, 2014 Education / Fitness / Wellness /


Lessons business can learn from New Zealand Rugby

When the New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU), the body behind the All Blacks, published their annual report for 2013, they highlighted some remarkable achievements: • The NZRU reaped an…

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Dec 20, 2014 Marketing / Sport /


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