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AFL NSW/ACT investigates complaints over female Bathurst players being encouraged to strip

The AFL's peak body in NSW has stepped in after a complaint that female players were pressured to run around in their underwear during post-season celebrations. AFL NSW/ACT said it was…

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Oct 13, 2017 Culture / Legal / Sport /


Former AFL Diversity Manager pleads guilty over punch at Northern Football League game

The AFL's former Diversity Manager Ali Fahour, has pleaded guilty to recklessly causing injury after hitting a player during a suburban football game and knocking him unconscious. The…

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Oct 12, 2017 Legal / Sport /


Thai Government to introduce jail sentences for smoking on popular beaches

Thailand is to ban smoking on some of the country’s most popular tourist beaches, with the prospect of up to a year in prison for those caught lighting up. Reported by local media,…

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Oct 12, 2017 Environment / Legal / Recreation / Tourism /


NSW Government looks to outlaw ticket scalping

The NSW Government is to introduce tough new ticket scalping reforms to stamp out price gouging practices in the live entertainment industry. Announcing the move today, NSW Minister for…

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Oct 8, 2017 Entertainment / Legal / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


Choice names Viagogo among Australia’s shonkiest products of 2017

Consumer advocacy group Choice has named ticket resale website Viagogo among as a 'winner' in its 2017 Shonky Awards. "Naming and shaming this year's shonkiest companies…

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Oct 5, 2017 Legal / Marketing / Retail / Ticketing / Venues /


Tweed Shire Council concerned over ‘illegal waterslide’ at NSW’s Clarrie Hall dam

Tweed Shire Council has threatened to end public access to a dam in northern NSW after video footage emerged of young people using bodyboards to surf down a dangerous 110-metre concrete…

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Oct 5, 2017 Legal / Recreation / Safety /


Weekend penalty rates deal secured for YMCA Victoria swim teachers

The Swim Instructors' Association (SIA) has this week advised that it has received confirmation that teachers at YMCA aquatic centres in Victoria will have their weekend penalties paid…

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Oct 4, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Legal /


Queensland Law Society says teenager’s gym death was ‘extremely preventable’

The Queensland Law Society has labelled the death of a teenager in a Brisbane gym “extremely preventable” and has called for a Coronial inquest to determine whether the…

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Oct 3, 2017 Finance / Legal / Recreation / Safety /


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