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Novak Djokovic loses appeal against visa cancellation and set to be deported from Australia

World tennis number one Novak Djokovic will be deported from Australia ahead of the first grand slam tournament of the year after the full Federal Court today dismissed his legal bid to…

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Jan 16, 2022 Events / Legal / Safety / Sport /


Flooding closes Milne Bay Aquatic Centre

A number of businesses in the Queensland town of Toowoomba, including the Milne Bay Aquatic Centre, have been forced to close today following a hailstorm on Saturday night that left many…

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Jan 16, 2022 Aquatics / Safety /


Pool closures continue to impact swimming skills and water safety

The aquatic industry’s ability to keep pools open across the country this summer has been heavily impacted by staff shortages, with a Royal Life Saving Society - Australia analysis…

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Jan 15, 2022 Aquatics / Education / Recreation / Safety /


Themed Entertainment Association announces formation of China Development Council

The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) has announced the formation of a new division in its membership, the China Development Council - tasked with cultivating member and sponsor…

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Jan 15, 2022 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Tourism /


Confident Bluesfest organisers ‘charging towards April’

With 13 weeks to go before it returns for its first event since 2019, organisers of Bluesfest has assured fans that they are confident that its 2022 edition will be staged, with plans…

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Jan 15, 2022 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Insurance / Safety /


Tennis star Novak Djokovic’s Australian visa revoked because of risk to ‘health and good order’

Federal Immigration Minister Alex Hawke has cancelled Novak Djokovic’s visa for entry into the country, with the Australian Open champion now again facing deportation, subject to an…

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Jan 15, 2022 ByNigel Benton Government / Legal / Safety / Sport /


New pool inflatable launched at Mount Isa’s Splashez Aquatic Centre

Aiming to offer more amusement options for its young patrons, the Splashez Aquatic Centre in Mount Isa has today introduced a new pool inflatable. Following tests to ensure its safe…

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Jan 14, 2022 Aquatics / Recreation / Safety / Waterparks /


Evangelical church Hillsong’s summercamp NSW ‘festival’ avoids action over banned signing and dancing

While the NSW Government’s ban on singing and dancing has seen the cancellation or postponement of several music festivals in the past week, it has emerged that evangelical church…

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Jan 14, 2022 ByKaren Sweaney Entertainment / Events / Legal / Safety / Venues /


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