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# australia - This year 2022

The Seekers star Judith Durham dies aged 79
# The Seekers
# The Seekers

The Seekers star Judith Durham dies aged 79

Aug 6th 2022, 1:18 PM 20,901 Views 18 Comments

Durham made her first recording at 19 and rose to fame after joining The Seekers in 1963.

Australia to block development of coal mine to protect Great Barrier Reef
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Australia to block development of coal mine to protect Great Barrier Reef

Aug 4th 2022, 1:20 PM 13,151 Views 4 Comments

The Australian Greens party welcomed the news and urged the environment minister to reject another 26 planned coal mines.

Neighbours ends 37-year run with nostalgia, emotional reunions and wedding joy
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Neighbours ends 37-year run with nostalgia, emotional reunions and wedding joy

Jul 30th 2022, 11:26 AM 36,293 Views 4 Comments

The UK’s Channel 5 aired the last-ever episode yesterday and it will be broadcast on RTÉ this Wednesday.

Neighbours comes to an end next week and RTÉ will stream classic episodes to mark the occasion
# Neighbours
# Neighbours

Neighbours comes to an end next week and RTÉ will stream classic episodes to mark the occasion

Jul 27th 2022, 2:03 PM 21,712 Views 20 Comments

The series finale will air this Friday on the UK’s Channel 5, and on RTE next Wednesday.

McDonald to Irish in Australia: 'You feel robbed of a life in Ireland, you've been badly let down'
# We Need You
# We Need You

McDonald to Irish in Australia: 'You feel robbed of a life in Ireland, you've been badly let down'

Jul 20th 2022, 2:07 PM 40,572 Views 98 Comments

McDonald said a referendum on Irish unity will take place in this decade.

Sam Underhill ruled out of Sydney showdown with Australia due to concussion
# Kamikaze Kids
From The42
# Kamikaze Kids

Sam Underhill ruled out of Sydney showdown with Australia due to concussion

Jul 11th 2022, 8:26 AM 3,044 Views 0 Comments

It comes in the wake of Tom Curry returning home last week after being concussed in the first Test.

England to discover if they are facing full blown back row crisis before series finale
# Waiting Game
From The42
# Waiting Game

England to discover if they are facing full blown back row crisis before series finale

Jul 10th 2022, 10:23 PM 8,594 Views 4 Comments

England lost Maro Itoje and Sam Underhill in their second Test against Australia after being concussed.

Flood threat moves north of Sydney as water levels start to recede in Australia's largest city
# Heavy Rain
# Heavy Rain

Flood threat moves north of Sydney as water levels start to recede in Australia's largest city

Jul 7th 2022, 8:22 AM 8,659 Views 0 Comments

Evacuation orders and official warnings to prepare to abandon homes were given to 60,000 people for today.

Two England debuts for Australia game as Eddie Jones rings the changes
# Starting XV
From The42
# Starting XV

Two England debuts for Australia game as Eddie Jones rings the changes

Jul 7th 2022, 8:19 AM 9,205 Views 3 Comments

Jack van Poortvliet will also start the second Test against Australia.

Wallaby Swain banned from last two England Tests after red card
# Rugby
From The42
# Rugby

Wallaby Swain banned from last two England Tests after red card

Jul 6th 2022, 8:18 AM 5,493 Views 4 Comments

Swain was found guilty of foul play during Australia’s 30-28 win in Perth.

More than 30,000 may need to flee Sydney amid intense flooding
# Australia
# Australia

More than 30,000 may need to flee Sydney amid intense flooding

Jul 4th 2022, 7:17 AM 24,002 Views 8 Comments

Parts of the city of 5 million people are facing a fourth flooding emergency in a year-and-a-half.

€2,000 price tag for 'Gold Table' at Sydney dinner with Mary Lou McDonald
# Down Under
# Down Under

€2,000 price tag for 'Gold Table' at Sydney dinner with Mary Lou McDonald

Updated Jul 1st 2022, 10:15 PM 71,333 Views 168 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader is planning a tour to Australia to “engage with the Irish community”.

Controversial Folau to end four-year Test rugby exile by making Tonga debut
# New Chapter
From The42
# New Chapter

Controversial Folau to end four-year Test rugby exile by making Tonga debut

Jun 30th 2022, 7:57 AM 6,697 Views 1 Comment

Tonga will take on Fiji this weekend.

'One of the most exciting young talents in the game' - Man City sign Australian star Fowler
# Wonderkid
From The42
# Wonderkid

'One of the most exciting young talents in the game' - Man City sign Australian star Fowler

Jun 29th 2022, 10:51 AM 4,766 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old striker arrives from Montpellier.

NASA launches first rocket from new Australian space centre
# Rocket Launch
# Rocket Launch

NASA launches first rocket from new Australian space centre

Jun 27th 2022, 8:05 AM 10,896 Views 0 Comments

The launch was the first of three planned missions for June and July.

England recall Billy Vunipola for Australia rugby tour
# Squad Goals
From The42
# Squad Goals

England recall Billy Vunipola for Australia rugby tour

Jun 20th 2022, 12:44 PM 5,570 Views 1 Comment

England will travel to Australia on Tuesday ahead of their first game against the Wallabies in Perth on 2 July 2.

Eddie Jones keen to see if England's rookies can stake claim for Australia tour spot
# Steady Eddie
From The42
# Steady Eddie

Eddie Jones keen to see if England's rookies can stake claim for Australia tour spot

Jun 18th 2022, 6:28 PM 3,069 Views 1 Comment

Full-back Tommy Freeman and hooker Jack Walker are the uncapped players in action against the Barbarians at Twickenham tomorrow.

Australia beat Peru after sudden death penalties to secure place at World Cup finals
# To The Wire
From The42
# To The Wire

Australia beat Peru after sudden death penalties to secure place at World Cup finals

Jun 13th 2022, 10:26 PM 7,317 Views 10 Comments

The playoff between the Asian and South American qualifiers had been goalless after 120 minutes.

Australian newspaper apologises over Rebel Wilson 'outing' controversy
# Rebel Wilson
# Rebel Wilson

Australian newspaper apologises over Rebel Wilson 'outing' controversy

Jun 13th 2022, 1:30 PM 37,700 Views 18 Comments

The Sydney Morning Herald has taken down an article following accusations that it had pressured Wilson to reveal she was dating a woman.

Quiz: How much do you know about Neighbours?
# Test Yourself
# Test Yourself

Quiz: How much do you know about Neighbours?

Jun 11th 2022, 10:00 PM 30,005 Views 9 Comments

The long-running soap opera will be gone from our screens.

Japan-based Cooper, Kerevi and Koroibete get the nod for Wallabies squad to face England
# Comeback Kids
From The42
# Comeback Kids

Japan-based Cooper, Kerevi and Koroibete get the nod for Wallabies squad to face England

Jun 9th 2022, 2:23 PM 4,907 Views 3 Comments

Rennie is restricted to picking only three overseas-based players and said that the trio had been outstanding form for their clubs in Japan.

Nasa to launch three rockets from private Australian space port
# Space
# Space

Nasa to launch three rockets from private Australian space port

Jun 8th 2022, 9:50 AM 10,557 Views 14 Comments

Three rockets will be launched from the Arnhem Space Centre on Indigenous-owned land near the mining town of Nhulunbuy.

Australia beat UAE to claim place in World Cup playoff against Peru
# Road To Qatar
From The42
# Road To Qatar

Australia beat UAE to claim place in World Cup playoff against Peru

Jun 7th 2022, 9:20 PM 4,463 Views 0 Comments

Australia are trying to qualify for a fifth straight finals.

Albanese sworn in as prime minister in Australia ahead of Tokyo summit
# Labour
# Labour

Albanese sworn in as prime minister in Australia ahead of Tokyo summit

May 23rd 2022, 7:18 AM 7,635 Views 6 Comments

Votes are still being counted to determine whether Anthony Albanese will control a majority in Parliament.

Australia's voters end decade of conservative rule
# Australia
# Australia

Australia's voters end decade of conservative rule

Updated May 21st 2022, 1:15 PM 34,800 Views 45 Comments

The balance of power could rest with a string of climate-focused independent candidates.

Australia set to go to the polls in expected close election
# Vote
# Vote

Australia set to go to the polls in expected close election

May 20th 2022, 9:57 AM 5,549 Views 1 Comment

Scott Morrison’s conservative government is seeking a rare fourth term in office.

Fixture details confirmed for Ireland's November internationals
# Autumn Internationals
From The42
# Autumn Internationals

Fixture details confirmed for Ireland's November internationals

May 12th 2022, 12:09 PM 19,758 Views 14 Comments

World champions South Africa are among Ireland’s opponents.

Torrential rains hit Australia as conspiracy theorists blame aviation company for floods
# Cloud Seeding
# Cloud Seeding

Torrential rains hit Australia as conspiracy theorists blame aviation company for floods

Apr 8th 2022, 8:34 AM 31,063 Views 30 Comments

Handel Aviation operator Mark Handel told AFP that the company does not seed clouds.

China holds espionage trial of Chinese-Australian journalist
# Cheng Lai
# Cheng Lai

China holds espionage trial of Chinese-Australian journalist

Mar 31st 2022, 2:09 PM 5,098 Views 0 Comments

Australian Ambassador Graham Fletcher was told he could not be present on the grounds that the trial involved state secrets.

Australia authorities declare 'mass bleaching' at Great Barrier Reef
# Australia
# Australia

Australia authorities declare 'mass bleaching' at Great Barrier Reef

Mar 25th 2022, 7:04 AM 15,389 Views 0 Comments

Aerial surveys showed coral bleaching at multiple reefs across a large area of the system.

Australia's Great Barrier Reef suffers 'widespread' bleaching event
# High Temperatures
# High Temperatures

Australia's Great Barrier Reef suffers 'widespread' bleaching event

Mar 18th 2022, 8:04 AM 26,056 Views 6 Comments

Bleaching occurs when healthy corals become stressed by spikes in ocean temperatures.

Netherlands and Australia launch case against Russia over downing of MH17 plane
# Mh17
# Mh17

Netherlands and Australia launch case against Russia over downing of MH17 plane

Mar 14th 2022, 2:31 PM 34,103 Views 0 Comments

Russia denies involvement in the missile strike that brought down the passenger jet.

Cheika named as new Argentina coach ahead of World Cup
# Globe Trotter
From The42
# Globe Trotter

Cheika named as new Argentina coach ahead of World Cup

Mar 11th 2022, 9:03 PM 6,432 Views 9 Comments

The 55-year-old former Wallabies coach succeeds Mario Ledesma who quit last month.

Australia to declare deadly east coast floods a national emergency
# Australia
# Australia

Australia to declare deadly east coast floods a national emergency

Mar 9th 2022, 8:05 AM 15,374 Views 1 Comment

Prime Minister Scott Morrison made the announcement during a visit to flood-devastated Lismore.

Death toll from week-long Australia floods rises to 20 as thousands evacuate Sydney
# Australia
# Australia

Death toll from week-long Australia floods rises to 20 as thousands evacuate Sydney

Mar 8th 2022, 7:13 AM 17,061 Views 7 Comments

The national weather bureau warned of “a tough 48 hours ahead” for Sydney.

Thai police post-mortem shows Shane Warne died of natural causes
# Thailand
# Thailand

Thai police post-mortem shows Shane Warne died of natural causes

Mar 7th 2022, 1:32 PM 27,218 Views 0 Comments

Preliminary evaluations from Thai authorities suggested the cricketer died from a heart attack.

Neighbours axed after 37 years as Australian soap fails to find new broadcaster
# Neighbours
# Neighbours

Neighbours axed after 37 years as Australian soap fails to find new broadcaster

Mar 3rd 2022, 8:36 AM 27,216 Views 27 Comments

The show’s future had been in doubt after UK channel Channel 5 last month confirmed it would stop airing it.

Sydney prepares for more torrential rain after flooding kills 14 people
# Australia
# Australia

Sydney prepares for more torrential rain after flooding kills 14 people

Mar 2nd 2022, 7:30 AM 19,670 Views 7 Comments

As much as eight inches of rain is forecast for Australia’s largest city.

Australian prime minister isolating after testing positive for Covid-19
# Sydney
# Sydney

Australian prime minister isolating after testing positive for Covid-19

Mar 1st 2022, 10:34 PM 15,751 Views 15 Comments

Scott Morrison said he will work from home as Australia’s east coast battles huge floods.

Legal requirement to self-isolate to end in England from Thursday, Johnson announces
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Legal requirement to self-isolate to end in England from Thursday, Johnson announces

Updated Feb 21st 2022, 5:10 PM 37,465 Views 30 Comments

The legal duty to self-isolate following a positive coronavirus test will fall away in the UK by the end of the week.