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# down-under - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Aussie rules moves good for the GAA, says Kennelly
# Men At Work
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# Men At Work

Aussie rules moves good for the GAA, says Kennelly

Dec 10th 2013, 2:40 PM 5,653 Views 4 Comments

“Bigger drain” of players returning from the AFL to Ireland, says international recruiter Tadhg Kennelly.

# down-under - Saturday 7 September, 2013

The Wikileaks Party got fewer votes than the Australian Sex Party
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# Down Under

The Wikileaks Party got fewer votes than the Australian Sex Party

Sep 7th 2013, 6:46 PM 12,422 Views 18 Comments

It did beat Bullet Train for Australia though.

# down-under - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Wayne who? Lingard stars as United seal first win under Moyes in Sydney
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From The42
# Down Under

Wayne who? Lingard stars as United seal first win under Moyes in Sydney

Jul 20th 2013, 1:46 PM 6,905 Views 6 Comments

The Premier League champions ran out 5-1 winners over the AFL All Stars.

# down-under - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Jobs expo targets skilled Irish workers to help with Christchurch rebuild
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Jobs expo targets skilled Irish workers to help with Christchurch rebuild

Jul 10th 2013, 2:32 PM 7,186 Views 25 Comments

Construction workers in particular are being sought to help with the post-earthquake rebuild of the New Zealand city.

# down-under - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Breakfast with Lions: Match point in Melbourne
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# Down Under

Breakfast with Lions: Match point in Melbourne

Jun 29th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,598 Views 0 Comments

After a win in the first Test, Warren G’s man have the series in their sights but don’t expect the Aussies to go down without a fight.

# down-under - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Here's what the new Australian PM could learn from the Irish in Oz
# Home And Away
From The Daily Edge
# Home And Away

Here's what the new Australian PM could learn from the Irish in Oz

Jun 27th 2013, 1:16 PM 18,612 Views 51 Comments

Can we have an official ‘Ireland loves Alf Stewart’ day please?

# down-under - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Check out the Sam Maguire Cup at the Sydney Harbour Bridge
# Down Under
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# Down Under

Check out the Sam Maguire Cup at the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Jun 18th 2013, 1:33 PM 3,019 Views 4 Comments

The famous Gaelic football trophy is in Australia for the first time ever.

# down-under - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Lesson for Lions: When Ulster beat Campese, Lynagh and Australia
# Famous Scalp
From The42
# Famous Scalp

Lesson for Lions: When Ulster beat Campese, Lynagh and Australia

Jun 16th 2013, 6:10 PM 3,177 Views 3 Comments

Davy Irwin, who captained Ulster on that famous day in 1984, shares his memories of defeating the Wallabies.

# down-under - Monday 3 June, 2013

The Lions touch down in Oz, hit the beach
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# Down Under

The Lions touch down in Oz, hit the beach

Jun 3rd 2013, 12:20 PM 8,068 Views 3 Comments

Warren Gatland’s side flew into Perth this morning and took to the seaside for a recovery session.

# down-under - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Breakfast with Lions: Clueless Farrell, ice vests and Paulie does a 'Stan'
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

Breakfast with Lions: Clueless Farrell, ice vests and Paulie does a 'Stan'

Jun 1st 2013, 6:50 AM 4,547 Views 0 Comments

Your morning helping of British and Irish Lions red meat to help set you up for the day.

# down-under - Sunday 26 May, 2013

No half measure: Murray ready to become his own man
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

No half measure: Murray ready to become his own man

May 26th 2013, 7:55 AM 2,771 Views 5 Comments

Conor Murray has come a long way in four years, but he is still yet to stop comparisons with Mike Phillips.

# down-under - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Digby Ioane knee op forces Wallabies rethink on wing
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

Digby Ioane knee op forces Wallabies rethink on wing

May 22nd 2013, 11:54 AM 1,378 Views 1 Comment

The break-dancer is broken.

# down-under - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

O'Mahony was Ireland's best 6 Nations player but he won't be a Lion
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

O'Mahony was Ireland's best 6 Nations player but he won't be a Lion

Apr 30th 2013, 6:29 AM 4,127 Views 5 Comments

The former England and Lions centre Jeremy Guscott also has some bad news for England captain Chris Robshaw.

# down-under - Friday 12 April, 2013

'No doubt about it, Paul O'Connell is going on the Lions Tour' - Shane Byrne
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

'No doubt about it, Paul O'Connell is going on the Lions Tour' - Shane Byrne

Apr 12th 2013, 11:28 AM 10,880 Views 40 Comments

The former Ireland and Lions hooker believes the touring squad will be dominated by Welshmen.

# down-under - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

In pictures: Tadhg Kennelly puts young GAA stars through their paces in Aussie Rules trial
# Men At Work
From The42
# Men At Work

In pictures: Tadhg Kennelly puts young GAA stars through their paces in Aussie Rules trial

Feb 12th 2013, 7:17 PM 6,572 Views 0 Comments

The Listowel man was in DCU earlier.

# down-under - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

'Bush tucker' booming in Oz restaurants
# Kangaroo Pie
# Kangaroo Pie

'Bush tucker' booming in Oz restaurants

Feb 5th 2013, 6:15 AM 8,139 Views 6 Comments

Australia has an indigenous cuisine and it makes use of the land’s native foods and seasonal produce.

# down-under - Friday 18 January, 2013

What do you think is the most popular Irish product in Oz?
# Down Under
From The Daily Edge
# Down Under

What do you think is the most popular Irish product in Oz?

Jan 18th 2013, 7:30 PM 30,504 Views 70 Comments

Is it Tayto? Barry’s Tea? Cadburys?

# down-under - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Australian visa rule changes will open country to more Irish skilled workers
# Australia
# Australia

Australian visa rule changes will open country to more Irish skilled workers

Nov 21st 2012, 11:05 AM 10,926 Views 18 Comments

New South Wales has made it easier for skilled migrants to settle there by expanding its Skilled Occupations List.

# down-under - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Melbourne course 'a good fit' for G-Mac
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From The42
# Down Under

Melbourne course 'a good fit' for G-Mac

Nov 13th 2012, 1:21 PM 416 Views 0 Comments

Graeme McDowell also confirmed an injury he suffered after slamming his right hand in a hotel door in China recently would not affect his performance.

# down-under - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Made in Australia: Home (and Away)-grown stars who hit the big time
# Soaps
From The Daily Edge
# Soaps

Made in Australia: Home (and Away)-grown stars who hit the big time

Nov 7th 2012, 6:00 PM 6,657 Views 0 Comments

Plus, a tentative reason to watch Shane’s death again.

# down-under - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Wallaby Cooper fined, handed suspended ban
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Wallaby Cooper fined, handed suspended ban

Oct 31st 2012, 11:39 AM 824 Views 0 Comments

Australia’s outspoken fly-half Quade Cooper will be available for national selection once he recovers from his knee injury.

# down-under - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Cooper league switch is 'nonsense' say Reds
# Switcheroo
From The42
# Switcheroo

Cooper league switch is 'nonsense' say Reds

Sep 26th 2012, 10:44 AM 471 Views 0 Comments

Is the Wallabies playmaker eyeing a change-up? “This is an old story that has no merit and is… nonsense,” says Cooper’s boss today.

# down-under - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Australian Hotels Association looking to fill ‘thousands of hospitality jobs’
# Hospitality Industry
# Hospitality Industry

Australian Hotels Association looking to fill ‘thousands of hospitality jobs’

Sep 25th 2012, 11:45 AM 8,476 Views 36 Comments

The AHA are hoping to find plenty of ‘experienced hospitality staff’ when they are in Dublin next Tuesday and Wednesday.

# down-under - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Skipper McCaw inspires All Blacks to win over South Africa in Dunedin
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From The42
# Down Under

Skipper McCaw inspires All Blacks to win over South Africa in Dunedin

Sep 15th 2012, 10:31 AM 765 Views 1 Comment

The All Blacks, who ran out 21-11 victors, remain unbeaten in the championship.

# down-under - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Robbie Deans: No McCabe worries despite hard-knock life
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From The42
# Down Under

Robbie Deans: No McCabe worries despite hard-knock life

Sep 12th 2012, 7:42 AM 547 Views 0 Comments

The Aussie centre will feature against Argentina this weekend after returning from a broken foot.

# down-under - Friday 17 August, 2012

McCaw plays down All Blacks coach's comments ahead of Sydney showdown
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# Down Under

McCaw plays down All Blacks coach's comments ahead of Sydney showdown

Aug 17th 2012, 9:34 AM 882 Views 0 Comments

“Don’t get too carried away with individual battles, it’s Wallabies versus the All Blacks and that carries enough as it is,” the world champions’ skipper insists.

# down-under - Friday 22 June, 2012

Wales on salvage mission against Wallabies
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Wales on salvage mission against Wallabies

Jun 22nd 2012, 9:11 AM 161 Views 0 Comments

The Welsh have had a week to reflect on their devastating last-kick defeat to the Australians in Melbourne last Saturday.

# down-under - Friday 15 June, 2012

Hansen expects improved Ireland
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# Down Under

Hansen expects improved Ireland

Jun 15th 2012, 6:25 AM 289 Views 2 Comments

“I think attitude is a big thing about rugby and I think if you bring the right attitude (then) you give yourself a chance,” Hansen said.

# down-under - Thursday 14 June, 2012

O'Driscoll urges Irish team-mates to go for the win against All Blacks
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# Down Under

O'Driscoll urges Irish team-mates to go for the win against All Blacks

Jun 14th 2012, 5:19 PM 385 Views 1 Comment

“No matter what country you play for, I think you play with a huge amount of pride and we’re not playing for second best this weekend,” said the centre.

# down-under - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Sweeping changes in Irish team to face All Blacks
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# Down Under

Sweeping changes in Irish team to face All Blacks

Jun 7th 2012, 3:50 AM 4,472 Views 47 Comments

Declan Kidney has thrown convention to the wind as he shakes up the Ireland backline and hands out two new caps.

# down-under - Friday 20 April, 2012

Men at Work member Greg Ham dead at 58
# Death
From The Daily Edge
# Death

Men at Work member Greg Ham dead at 58

Apr 20th 2012, 10:22 AM 2,803 Views 11 Comments

Ham was found dead at his Melbourne home yesterday. His signature flute riff was on the smash hit song Down Under but was later found to have been stolen from a classic campfire song.

# down-under - Thursday 23 February, 2012

White Swan: Walsh ready to make his Aussie Rules breakthrough
# Men At Work
From The42
# Men At Work

White Swan: Walsh ready to make his Aussie Rules breakthrough

Feb 23rd 2012, 3:54 PM 762 Views 0 Comments

Former Kerry star Tommy Walsh is all set to make his senior debut for the Sydney Swans tomorrow evening.

# down-under - Thursday 2 February, 2012

'Big shoes to fill': Jim Stynes steps down as Melbourne president
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

'Big shoes to fill': Jim Stynes steps down as Melbourne president

Feb 2nd 2012, 12:31 PM 537 Views 1 Comment

The Dubliner stepped down as president of the Melbourne Demons last night as he continues his battle against cancer.

# down-under - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Sharapova into Australian Open final vs Azarenka
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Sharapova into Australian Open final vs Azarenka

Jan 26th 2012, 9:03 AM 201 Views 0 Comments

Sharapova broke Kvitova’s serve in the last game to finish off a 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 victory and set up a championship match against Victoria Azarenka.

# down-under - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

Nadal battles into semi-final showdown with Federer
# Australian Open
From The42
# Australian Open

Nadal battles into semi-final showdown with Federer

Jan 24th 2012, 5:20 PM 191 Views 0 Comments

Rafael Nadal is through to the Australian Open semi-finals after he ground out a four-set win against Tomas Berdych today.

While you were sleeping: Federer, Clijsters book semi-final spots
# Australian Open
From The42
# Australian Open

While you were sleeping: Federer, Clijsters book semi-final spots

Jan 24th 2012, 9:31 AM 217 Views 0 Comments

Caroline Wozniacki will lose her position as world number one after she crashed out of the Australian Open against defending champion Kim Clijsters this morning.

# down-under - Friday 20 January, 2012

The Magnificent Seven: Australian Open moments
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From The42
# Down Under

The Magnificent Seven: Australian Open moments

Jan 20th 2012, 9:35 AM 334 Views 0 Comments

As thinks hot up Down Under, we look back at some of the best games from the Australian Open. New balls please!

# down-under - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Insects, not ankle, bug Serena in Aussie comeback
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Insects, not ankle, bug Serena in Aussie comeback

Jan 17th 2012, 7:31 PM 398 Views 0 Comments

‘I hate bugs more than you can imagine. Like, they kept jumping on me. Yuck!’ Yuck indeed, Serena.

While you were sleeping: Stosur crashes out in Australia
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

While you were sleeping: Stosur crashes out in Australia

Jan 17th 2012, 9:25 AM 145 Views 0 Comments

Hometown hero Sam Stosur is out of the Australian Open, while Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Petra Kvitova moved through to round two.

# down-under - Monday 16 January, 2012

While you were sleeping: Nadal, Clijsters, Na advance at Aussie Open
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

While you were sleeping: Nadal, Clijsters, Na advance at Aussie Open

Jan 16th 2012, 10:24 AM 261 Views 0 Comments

Nadal, the 2009 champion at Melbourne Park, beat Alex Kuznetsov 6-4, 6-1, 6-1.