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Carnival and catering operators sought for 2016 Moomba Festival

Every Labour Day long weekend in March, the Moomba Festival brings Melburnians together to share in the vibrancy and spirit of the Victorian capital. Being held from 11th to 14th March…

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Jul 5, 2015 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Retail /


Global survey shows F1 fans want return to basics

A global survey of motorsport fans has highlighted concerns that F1 is failing to attract new audiences – with 75% of respondents saying they have been following the sport for more…

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Jul 5, 2015 Events / Marketing / Sport / Venues /


Minister claims UNESCO Great Barrier Reef decision shows Australia world leadership

A United Nations decision not to list the Great Barrier Reef as in danger shows that Australia is a “role model to the world” in environmental protection according to Federal…

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Jul 5, 2015 Environment / Legal / Tourism /


New Australian womens gridiron football competition to focus on skills not sex appeal

A new Australian competition, that will again see women play American gridiron football, is aiming to empower women and focus on athleticism. Following in the footsteps of the…

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Jul 4, 2015 Culture / Marketing / Sport /


HBF Stadium to get a new look

VenuesWest has revealed a new modern look for the HBF Stadium as part of its ‘New Vision’ project. Built in 1986, the entrance to HBF Stadium had not changed in over 25 years.…

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Jul 4, 2015 Entertainment / Fitness / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


Environmental works help to regenerate Cape Woolamai

Once all the shearwaters had departed for their annual migration to the northern hemisphere, Rangers from Phillip Island Nature Parks converged on Cape Woolamai for extensive environmental…

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Jul 4, 2015 Environment / Tourism /


Hamilton turf technician heads to Samoa for All Blacks Test preparation

Hamilton City Council’s Turf Manager Karl Johnson has travelled to Apia, Samoa, to assist with preparation for the Pacific Island nation’s historic hosting of the All Blacks…

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Jul 4, 2015 Sport / Surfaces / Venues /


Rising metropolitan land values lead to gym site sales

Fitness club locations in sought-after suburbs in Melbourne and Sydney are being sold for redevelopment - with developers paying a premium for the sites. With land values rising in both…

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Jul 3, 2015 Fitness / Retail /


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