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# down-under - Thursday 27 August, 2015

This bar in Australia used naked women as platters and offended just about everyone
# PR Gone Wrong
# PR Gone Wrong

This bar in Australia used naked women as platters and offended just about everyone

Aug 27th 2015, 5:24 PM 38,306 Views 61 Comments

When a PR stunt backfires.

This bar in Australia used naked women as platters and offended just about everyone
# PR Gone Wrong
From The Daily Edge
# PR Gone Wrong

This bar in Australia used naked women as platters and offended just about everyone

Aug 27th 2015, 9:22 AM 5,472 Views 9 Comments

When a PR stunt backfires.

# down-under - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback
# Voted Down Under
# Voted Down Under

Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback

Aug 11th 2015, 6:41 PM 17,596 Views 26 Comments

Ireland’s referendum has been a feature of the Australian debate.

# down-under - Thursday 4 June, 2015

"Not clean": The Fifa corruption investigation has spread to Australia
# Down Under
# Down Under

"Not clean": The Fifa corruption investigation has spread to Australia

Jun 4th 2015, 7:57 AM 11,396 Views 19 Comments

Australian police say they are looking into corruption claims around the country’s failed 2022 World Cup bid.

# down-under - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Another Irish footballer is packing his bags for Australia
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Another Irish footballer is packing his bags for Australia

May 30th 2015, 9:39 AM 12,123 Views 6 Comments

Roy O’Donovan is off to the A-League.

# down-under - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Ciaran Byrne makes Carlton debut to become latest Irish star of Aussie Rules
# AFL
From The42
# AFL

Ciaran Byrne makes Carlton debut to become latest Irish star of Aussie Rules

Apr 18th 2015, 9:51 AM 4,795 Views 1 Comment

The Blues were involved in a fiery encounter at the MCG.

# down-under - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Michael Cheika is in trouble after 'approaching' a referee during a Waratahs game
# Big Mick
From The42
# Big Mick

Michael Cheika is in trouble after 'approaching' a referee during a Waratahs game

Apr 9th 2015, 6:00 PM 6,210 Views 2 Comments

There was a short exchange on the sideline.

# down-under - Monday 23 March, 2015

Cricket ball-sized hailstones have been raining down in Australia
# Biblical Weather
# Biblical Weather

Cricket ball-sized hailstones have been raining down in Australia

Mar 23rd 2015, 3:47 PM 17,090 Views 17 Comments

And you were probably enjoying the sunshine this weekend.

# down-under - Saturday 21 March, 2015

This Irish lad's toilet guest is reason enough to never move to Australia, ever
# Toilet Check
From The Daily Edge
# Toilet Check

This Irish lad's toilet guest is reason enough to never move to Australia, ever

Mar 21st 2015, 9:07 AM 8,027 Views 5 Comments

Kill it with fire. Burn it all down.

# down-under - Monday 16 February, 2015

Damien Duff's A-League career in doubt as Ireland star suffers double injury
# The Duffer
From The42
# The Duffer

Damien Duff's A-League career in doubt as Ireland star suffers double injury

Feb 16th 2015, 11:00 AM 7,588 Views 1 Comment

The former Ireland man’s season looks to be over.

# down-under - Friday 13 February, 2015

After leaving Derry City, Rory Patterson will be playing in Australia this year
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

After leaving Derry City, Rory Patterson will be playing in Australia this year

Feb 13th 2015, 8:53 PM 4,973 Views 2 Comments

The striker will be lining out for Cockburn City. Nope, us neither.

# down-under - Friday 30 January, 2015

Mayo AFL star struck down for 12 weeks by injury as Adelaide respect Kildare rookie's decision
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Mayo AFL star struck down for 12 weeks by injury as Adelaide respect Kildare rookie's decision

Jan 30th 2015, 3:46 PM 6,935 Views 0 Comments

Pearce Hanley is going to be sidelined and miss out on action with Brisbane Lions.

It's Djokovic v Murray in Sunday's Australian Open final after another epic semi this morning
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

It's Djokovic v Murray in Sunday's Australian Open final after another epic semi this morning

Jan 30th 2015, 1:29 PM 2,484 Views 1 Comment

The World number one saw off Stan Wawrinka in five sets.

# down-under - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Broken collarbone rules Quade Cooper out of Super Rugby for three months
# Under The Knife
From The42
# Under The Knife

Broken collarbone rules Quade Cooper out of Super Rugby for three months

Jan 24th 2015, 9:48 AM 3,449 Views 1 Comment

On the plus side, he’ll be nice and fresh for the World Cup.

# down-under - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

James McGee progresses in Australian Open qualifying
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

James McGee progresses in Australian Open qualifying

Jan 14th 2015, 2:30 PM 3,258 Views 1 Comment

The Dubliner is through to the second round after victory over Slovakia’s Nobert Gombos.

# down-under - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

James McGee has been drawn against a familiar foe in Australian Open qualifying
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

James McGee has been drawn against a familiar foe in Australian Open qualifying

Jan 13th 2015, 10:56 AM 3,096 Views 2 Comments

Both McGee and Louk Sorensen will face seeded opponents when qualifying begins on Wednesday.

# down-under - Monday 5 January, 2015

History boys? Here's the Ireland squad for the 2015 Cricket World Cup
# CWC15
From The42
# CWC15

History boys? Here's the Ireland squad for the 2015 Cricket World Cup

Jan 5th 2015, 4:10 PM 4,094 Views 6 Comments

There are just 39 days until the tournament gets underway.

# down-under - Friday 5 December, 2014

G'day lads! Manchester City will play Real Madrid in Australia next summer
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

G'day lads! Manchester City will play Real Madrid in Australia next summer

Dec 5th 2014, 6:30 PM 3,558 Views 4 Comments

City confirmed for pre-season tournament at the 100,000-capacity MCG.

# down-under - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Spieth secures Australian Open as defending champion McIlroy fails to recover
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Spieth secures Australian Open as defending champion McIlroy fails to recover

Nov 30th 2014, 6:35 PM 3,993 Views 0 Comments

The 21-year-old American set a new course record to win by six shots this morning.

# down-under - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Rory McIlroy implodes as trio lead Australian Open
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Rory McIlroy implodes as trio lead Australian Open

Nov 29th 2014, 9:44 AM 4,268 Views 1 Comment

McIlroy’s round faltered with a triple-bogey seven at the ninth after finding the rough off the tee.

# down-under - Friday 28 November, 2014

Rory McIlroy well in contention after second round at Australian Open
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Rory McIlroy well in contention after second round at Australian Open

Nov 28th 2014, 3:53 PM 4,119 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman wore a black ribbon as a mark of respect for Philip Hughes.

# down-under - Friday 21 November, 2014

27 tough and intense pics from the International Rules down through the years
# Aussie Battles
From The42
# Aussie Battles

27 tough and intense pics from the International Rules down through the years

Nov 21st 2014, 6:15 AM 6,482 Views 9 Comments

Ireland face Australia in Perth tomorrow in the latest test. We’ve taken a look back at the games down through the years.

# down-under - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Ireland warm up for Australia International Rules test with 73 point win over VFL outfit
# In Control
From The42
# In Control

Ireland warm up for Australia International Rules test with 73 point win over VFL outfit

Nov 16th 2014, 12:56 PM 6,942 Views 0 Comments

Good day for Paul Earley’s side.

# down-under - Friday 14 November, 2014

Bizarre new training methods from the Irish International Rules team in Melbourne today
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Bizarre new training methods from the Irish International Rules team in Melbourne today

Nov 14th 2014, 10:57 AM 6,873 Views 2 Comments

What sort of tactic is this that Paul Earley’s side are practising?

# down-under - Friday 7 November, 2014

Ireland... Home of potatoes, and not much else --- says Australian newspaper
# Boiling Over
# Boiling Over

Ireland... Home of potatoes, and not much else --- says Australian newspaper

Nov 7th 2014, 12:25 PM 51,962 Views 179 Comments

The Irish ambassador to Australia says the remark was “deeply offensive”.

# down-under - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Aidan O'Brien's Adelaide comes from last to first to win Cox Plate in Melbourne
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Aidan O'Brien's Adelaide comes from last to first to win Cox Plate in Melbourne

Oct 25th 2014, 10:53 AM 2,611 Views 5 Comments

“It has been a wonderful feat,” Coolmore’s Australian racing manager James Bester said.

# down-under - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Drunken hunter fights off Australian croc with an eye-poke
# Land Down Under
# Land Down Under

Drunken hunter fights off Australian croc with an eye-poke

Sep 21st 2014, 3:40 PM 11,005 Views 10 Comments

The younger adventurer had to think fast after being attacked by the large reptile.

# down-under - Friday 12 September, 2014

Australia warns "terrorist attack is likely" over fears of returning jihadists
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Australia warns "terrorist attack is likely" over fears of returning jihadists

Sep 12th 2014, 8:19 AM 12,044 Views 63 Comments

The Australian Prime Minister said that the level equals to the terror threat level in the United Kingdom.

# down-under - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Mary Lou hits back at criticism of €4,000 trip Down Under
# Flight Risk
# Flight Risk

Mary Lou hits back at criticism of €4,000 trip Down Under

Sep 11th 2014, 10:53 PM 52,921 Views 335 Comments

“It was extremely helpful just given the scale of the tour itself to have that level of comfort coming and going.”

# down-under - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Irish surfer goes missing in the waters off Byron Bay in Australia
# Missing
# Missing

Irish surfer goes missing in the waters off Byron Bay in Australia

Jul 20th 2014, 10:41 PM 26,715 Views 9 Comments

The man was surfing with two friends who were rescued.

# down-under - Friday 13 June, 2014

Good news for chefs, bricklayers and tilers planning on heading to Australia
# Home And Away
# Home And Away

Good news for chefs, bricklayers and tilers planning on heading to Australia

Jun 13th 2014, 6:01 AM 11,192 Views 22 Comments

The three trades have been added to Australia’s skilled professions list.

# down-under - Friday 30 May, 2014

Ireland forward Andy Keogh signs for Glory in A-League
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Ireland forward Andy Keogh signs for Glory in A-League

May 30th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,532 Views 12 Comments

The former Wolves striker is to be the Aussie side’s marquee signing.

# down-under - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Gaa'Day mate: Here's how Australia is reacting to Channel 7 showing Gaelic games
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Gaa'Day mate: Here's how Australia is reacting to Channel 7 showing Gaelic games

May 18th 2014, 3:23 PM 22,137 Views 13 Comments

Dublin fans, look away now.

# down-under - Monday 28 April, 2014

'He's in jacuzzis. He's got a pint in his hand' - Return from Oz not on the cards for Bisto
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

'He's in jacuzzis. He's got a pint in his hand' - Return from Oz not on the cards for Bisto

Apr 28th 2014, 3:12 PM 7,324 Views 4 Comments

St Patrick’s Athletic won’t be getting their former striker back in the near future according to Liam Buckley.

# down-under - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Ireland to play Australia in one-off International Rules Test
# Lease Of Life
From The42
# Lease Of Life

Ireland to play Australia in one-off International Rules Test

Apr 23rd 2014, 11:17 AM 15,902 Views 25 Comments

The clash will take place at Paterson Stadium in Perth this November.

# down-under - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Kildare's Sean Hurley could be on the move to AFL side Fremantle next October
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Kildare's Sean Hurley could be on the move to AFL side Fremantle next October

Mar 26th 2014, 6:45 PM 4,088 Views 0 Comments

Hurley was on trial with the Western Australian outfit last year.

# down-under - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

This Australian off licence's "Lick-her Here" sign is rather amusing
# Lick Her Here
From The Daily Edge
# Lick Her Here

This Australian off licence's "Lick-her Here" sign is rather amusing

Feb 18th 2014, 9:17 AM 5,633 Views 1 Comment

You definitely couldn’t walk by without having a gawk.

# down-under - Thursday 23 January, 2014

The Liam MacCarthy Cup has gone on a trip Down Under to Perth
# Trophy On Tour
From The42
# Trophy On Tour

The Liam MacCarthy Cup has gone on a trip Down Under to Perth

Jan 23rd 2014, 5:01 PM 6,886 Views 56 Comments

The trophy was at the Patersons Stadium in the Western Australian city today.

# down-under - Monday 20 January, 2014

9 Facebook statuses every Irish person posts from Australia
# Down Under
From The Daily Edge
# Down Under

9 Facebook statuses every Irish person posts from Australia

Jan 20th 2014, 9:30 PM 71,581 Views 89 Comments

It must be the law over there, or something.

# down-under - Friday 10 January, 2014

Here's what Australian women are doing with their tampons
# Down Under
From The Daily Edge
# Down Under

Here's what Australian women are doing with their tampons

Jan 10th 2014, 1:31 PM 5,276 Views 1 Comment

It’s not exactly the traditional use…