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Australia’s Big Things go green for St Patrick’s Day

Four of Australia’s landmark ‘big things’ - the Big Banana in Coffs Harbour, the Big Merino in Goulburn, the Big Kangaroo in Border Village, South Australia and the Big…

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Mar 18, 2017 Attractions / Culture / Marketing / Tourism / Venues /


Fitness First Middle East to open women-only gyms in Saudi Arabia

Fitness First Middle East has announced that it will launch womens-only gyms in Saudi Arabia this year, complementing its existing portfolio of men’s clubs. With Saudi Arabia’s…

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Mar 17, 2017 Culture / Fitness / Recreation /


NRL Cowboys House officially opened in Townsville

NRL Cowboys House has been officially opened in Townsville – delivering a facility that will provide significant benefits to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families across Far…

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Mar 13, 2017 Culture / Education / Sport /


AUSTSWIM teacher Fadila Chafic leads women to love the water

AUSTSWIM teacher Fadila Chafic is struggling to keep up with demand for the ladies only swimming and water safety classes she has recently started in south west Sydney. Earlier this year…

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Mar 13, 2017 Aquatics / Culture / Education /


$20 million arts and community facility to be developed in Granville

Aimed at addressing a shortfall of community spaces in the Granville area of western Sydney, a new multipurpose community centre, library and regional arts facility is being built. Due for…

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Mar 13, 2017 Arts / Culture / Recreation / Venues /


Nike launches high-performance sports hijab for Muslim athletes

Global sports brand Nike has used International Women’s Day to launch a hijab designed to make sport more comfortable for Muslim women. Set to go on sale early in 2018, Nike said it…

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Mar 9, 2017 Culture / Retail / Sport /


Netball Australia marks 90th anniversary achievements on International Women’s Day

As it approaches its 90th anniversary during 2017, Netball Australia will be marking 90 years of campaigning for women on and off the sporting field, celebrating their successes, leading…

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Mar 8, 2017 Culture / Recreation / Sport /


Re-use of heritage buildings a smart way to grow the visitor economy

A new Tourism & Transport Forum Australia (TTF) study of the value to the visitor economy of adaptive re-use of heritage assets is encouraging government to work with private operators…

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Feb 27, 2017 Culture / Design / Tourism /


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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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