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Michael Pascoe: Morrison's grants corruption defence working a treat
You'd never guess it from the rolling sport rorts headlines, but the government's defence of its grants corruption is working a treat. Sure, Bridget McKenzie is looking at a spell on the sidelines – she'll be able to spend more time with her gun club once the bus...

American tragedy: Hero US aircrew die fighting fires
It was with little room for error that the three heroic American aerial firefighters had been flying up to eight water-bombing missions a day before their C-130 Hercules crashed in a fatal fireball on Thursday. The highly skilled crew had battled hot turbulent winds...

Do you have the genetic code for a long and healthy life?
Australian researchers have uncovered the genes that will make you healthy and able to live a long life, in a major scientific breakthrough. The Garvan Institute of Medical Research has mapped the genomic data of 4000 Australians aged over 70 who have...

Claim against Bruce Pascoe dismissed by AFP
Share this article. Facebook · Twitter · Whatsapp · Email; Print. The Australian Federal Police has dismissed an allegation against acclaimed author and historian Bruce Pascoe that he had benefited financially from wrongly claiming to be indigenous.

Orchid Show

Eastern District Orchid Society Spring Show

This year’s event venue has moved.  Venue is Belmont Shooting Complex, 1485 Old Cleveland Rd, Belmont.  8.30am to 4pm Saturday 15 September and 8.30am to 3pm Sunday 16 September

Admission is $4 children under 14yrs free.  Great displays with all the variety.