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Landmark pay rise for women footballers

Westfield W-League players will receive a significant pay increase and improved employment conditions following a landmark collective bargaining agreement between Football Federation…

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Sep 12, 2017 Finance / Sport /


Australia Council provides $6.1 million for arts projects

The Australia Council for the Arts has today announced a $6.1 million investment in a range of arts projects through its latest grants round. The funding will support 221 projects…

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Sep 12, 2017 Arts / Culture / Finance /


Record growth in Gymnastics participation in Victoria

Gymnastics in Victoria is thriving and is currently the fastest growing major-participation sport in the State, with over 700,000 participants recorded at clubs at the end of 2016. Over…

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Sep 10, 2017 Finance / Recreation / Sport /


Western Australian budget backs tourism, cuts Royalties for Regions program

The Western Australian Government's budget has committed an additional $87 million over four years for events and destination marketing, raising the State's tourism spending up to…

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Sep 8, 2017 Finance / Government / Marketing / Recreation / Tourism /


$3 million boost for native wildlife on Threatened Species Day

Amid widescale habitat destruction across Australia, the Federal Govermment marked yesterday's Threatened Species Day by announcing 19 new grants, worth more than $3 million, from the…

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Sep 8, 2017 Environment / Finance / Government /


Uncertain future for Hong Kong Observation Wheel

The Ferris wheel formerly known as the Hong Kong Observation Wheel faces an uncertain future having been closed as of Tuesday this week due to a dispute between its old and new operators.…

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Sep 7, 2017 Attractions / Finance / Tourism /


Tourism tax on the agenda in New Zealand election

New Zealand’s Labour Party has revealed it will introduce a $25 tax levy on incoming visitors if it gains power in the country’s general election on Saturday 23rd…

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Sep 6, 2017 Aquatics / Finance / Government / Tourism /


‘Permanent closure’ of Brisbane gym owned by brother of tennis star Nick Kyrgios

A Brisbane gym owned by Christos Kyrgios, brother of tennis star Nick Kyrgios, and his fitness model girlfriend has closed abruptly, leaving hundreds of members in limbo. The Oasis Health…

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Sep 5, 2017 Finance / Fitness / Retail /


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