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Human rights group welcomes Saudi Arabian reform on school sport for girls

Human Rights campaigners have welcomed an "overdue" reform from the Saudi Arabian Government to allow girls to take part in sports at state schools. Saudi Arabia's Education…

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Aug 14, 2017 Culture / Recreation / Sport /


2018 Australia Council Awards and National Indigenous Arts Awards open for nominations

The Australia Council for the Arts has announced the opening of nominations for its two high profile national arts awards programs. The prestigious Australia Council Awards recognise…

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Aug 13, 2017 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Marketing /


Canberra Railway Museum exhibits auctioned after liquidation

After a last-ditch bid to save the Canberra Railway Museum was rejected by liquidators many of its exhibits were sold at auction this week. The auction saw around 100 people gather at the…

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Aug 6, 2017 Attractions / Culture / Legal /


World’s largest Korean pop culture convention and music festival heads to Sydney

KCON, the world’s largest Korean pop culture convention and music festival, is coming to Australia for the first time in September, being held at Sydney’s Qudos Bank Arena. The…

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Aug 3, 2017 Culture / Entertainment / Venues /


Queensland sporting clubs get $15 million commitment for female facilities

The Queensland Government has announced a new $15 million Female Facilities Program to improve access to sporting opportunities for women. Following similar programs in South Australia and…

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Aug 3, 2017 Culture / Finance / Recreation / Sport /


Cycling Australia introduces new transgender athlete policy

Cycling Australia is in the process of adopting a new policy for transgender athletes at both the club and professional levels. Ever since the International Olympic Committee (IOC)…

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Aug 1, 2017 Culture / Sport /


Australian Government contributes $4 million to back Indigenous students’ sport and study

The Federal Government will be backing Indigenous students in their education and study through a $4 million investment in a new Centre for Aboriginal Excellence and Leadership at the Port…

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Jul 24, 2017 Culture / Education / Government / Surfaces /


Fremantle’s West End to be permanently heritage listed

The Heritage Council of Western Australia has announced its decision to permanently include Fremantle’s West End, which includes 250 buildings over a 200,000 metre² site. The…

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Jul 23, 2017 Culture / 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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