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Tennis Australia and UN Women’s Committee to advance gender equality on International Women’s Day

In a joint effort to promote gender equality, Tennis Australia and the UN Women National Committee (NC) Australia have announced the co-hosting of a breakfast event to mark International…

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Feb 23, 2017 Culture / Events / Sport /


MuseumNext ready to open in Melbourne

Starting tomorrow in Melbourne, the MuseumNext conference will be presenting an important program with speakers from 14 countries talking about taking risks across all elements of museum…

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Feb 14, 2017 Attractions / Culture / Tourism /


VenuesWest and the Boab Network working together for Indigenous children

As part of its commitment to giving back to the community, VenuesWest and the Boab Network have been working together to bring 16 children from an Indigenous community in Mowanjum, Western…

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Feb 3, 2017 Culture / Events / Recreation / Venues /


Owners look to revamp Nambour’s Big Pineapple

After several years of uncertainty the owners of The Big Pineapple attraction on the Sunshine Coast are planning revitalise the tourism icon. After several changes of ownership, numbers…

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Feb 1, 2017 Attractions / Culture / Events / Tourism /


Australian National Maritime Museum to host Escape from Pompeii exhibition

Sydney’s Australian National Maritime Museum is to host a new international exhibition that will reveal the untold story of the dramatic rescue attempt following one of…

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Jan 27, 2017 Attractions / Culture /


Canberra Theatre bomb threat for displaying Australia Day billboard with girls in hijabs

ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr has told people offended by an Australia Day billboard featuring two young Muslim girls to “get over it” after threats were made against the…

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Jan 25, 2017 Culture / Entertainment / Events / Legal / Safety /


New initiatives for Chinese New Year at Twelve Apostles and Great Ocean Road

To cater for expected large numbers of Asian visitors to the Twelve Apostles on Victoria’s Great Ocean Road over the 2017 Chinese New Year, Parks Victoria will be welcoming Chinese…

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Jan 22, 2017 Culture / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


Saddam Hussein’s former palace opens as antiquities museum

A palace built for former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein has been given a new purpose, with Iraq’s Government turning the building into the country’s first first new major museum…

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Jan 20, 2017 Attractions / Culture / Security / Tourism /


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Hadley/Series Australia Pty Ltd

Hadley Australia and Series Australia Pty Ltd are the leading quality theatre chair manufacturers in the southern hemisphere. The businesses work closely with architects, interior designers and…

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