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# victoria - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Irish woman missing in Australia

The 29-year-old woman was last seen leaving a bar in Melbourne in the early hours of this morning.

# victoria - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Catholic Church in Australia admits to 620 child sex abuse cases

The criminal offences were carried out mostly between the 1930s and 1980s, the Church in Victoria said.

# victoria - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Ned Kelly due to get family funeral

The Irish-Australian outlaw’s remains were discovered in a mass grave outside an old prison last year and will be given to his descendants for first time since his 1880 execution.

# victoria - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

State of emergency declared as floodwaters rise in Australian town

Almost 9,000 residents have been evacuated from their homes in Wagga Wagga, with floodwaters expected to rise to the highest level since 1844.

# victoria - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

Ned Kelly's remains to be released for family burial

The body of the infamous Irish-Australian outlaw – whose body was only formally identified two months ago – will be reinterred.

# victoria - Monday 18 July, 2011

Baby mix-up at Australian hospital

The switch was only discovered after more than eight hours….but how often is this kind of mistake made?

# victoria - Saturday 18 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In today’s Fix: Irish woman dies in Australian road accident; Adams calls for united Ireland; Ireland’s social network obsession; Norris targets the quilters; and Niland’s Wimbledon dream.

# victoria - Thursday 5 May, 2011

From The42 Seven injured as horse jumps into crowd at Victoria racetrack Wild Horses This post contains videos

Seven injured as horse jumps into crowd at Victoria racetrack

WATCH: A loose horse jumps into the crowd during Australia’s premier steeplechase, the Grand Annual.

# victoria - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

From The Daily Edge Australian town changes name from 'Speed' to 'SpeedKills' to promote road safety Speedkills

Australian town changes name from 'Speed' to 'SpeedKills' to promote road safety

One resident of the tiny town in rural Australia will even change his name as part of the campaign.

# victoria - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Australian town split in two by flood waters

Horsham has fish swimming in the streets as it is submerged by high water spreading to the state of Victoria.

# victoria - Saturday 1 January, 2011

Australia lashed by "biblical floods" and bush fires

Queensland warned to prepare for floodwaters of up to 30ft.