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Freedom Ride re-enactment to mark 50th anniversary of Indigenous rights campaign

More than 100 former and current students and staff members from the University of Sydney are to re-enact the historic Freedom Ride in north western New South Wales. Marking the 50th…

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Jan 26, 2015 Aquatics / Culture / Government / Hospitality / Recreation /


NSW aboriginal tourism sector strengthened in 2014

NSW’s Aboriginal tourism sector performed well in 2014, driven by continued industry engagement, investment in cultural events, and delivery against the NSW Aboriginal Tourism Action…

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Jan 25, 2015 Culture / Marketing / Tourism /


Margaret Court Arena gains acclaim during Australian Open week one

Put to the test during the first five days of the Australian Open, the newly revamped Margaret Court Arena at Melbourne and Olympic Park has helped boost spectator numbers. Designed by NH…

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Jan 24, 2015 Events / Sport / Venues /


New Zealand holiday parks making most of sunshine

Holiday parks are reaping the benefits of the great holiday weather, starting the New Year with record-equalling confidence levels. According to the Holiday Parks Business Confidence…

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Jan 24, 2015 Hospitality / Marketing / Recreation / Tourism /


Spartan Race Australia uses Gumtree to find volunteers for ANZ Stadium race

Leading adventure and obstacle race event organisation Spartan Race is using local classified listings and community site Gumtree to recruit volunteers for the running of Australia’s…

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Jan 24, 2015 Events / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


AFC official ‘happy’ to bar women spectators from stadia

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has dropped any pretention of standing up for universal standards for equality in sports by endorsing bans on women attending football matches in…

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Jan 24, 2015 Culture / Events / Sport / Venues /


ARU to reintroduce National Women’s rugby Championship

The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) is backing the development of women’s rugby with the reintroduction of the Australian Rugby Union’s National Women’s XVs Championship to…

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Jan 23, 2015 Events / Recreation / Sport /


Gymnastics Australia joins National Sport Inclusion Alliance

Gymnastics Australia is the most recent National Sport Organisation (NSO) to officially sign up to the National Sport Inclusion Alliance (NSIA). Established by the Australian Sport and…

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Jan 23, 2015 Access / Recreation / Sport /


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