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Tasmania confirm signings of Elyse Villani and Molly Strano

The state has been able to gain the leading run-scorer and leading wicket-taker from last season
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Australia live news: TGA says woman’s death ‘likely’ linked to AstraZeneca blood clots; four new Covid cases in Victoria

Queensland health minister says couple whose road trip from Victoria sparked Covid fears ‘are at the end of their infectious period’ and so the risk is lower than expected. Follow live updates Traveller who left Melbourne lockdown tests positive for CovidQld Covid hotspots; NSW hotspots; Vic exposure sites 7.33am BST The ACTU secretary, Sally McManus, has written to Scott Morrison urging his government to introduce two days of paid vaccination leave for aged and disability care workers. In a...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Astrazeneca, Victorian politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Assisted dying


MWD tap water takes first place, Santa Ana’s is second in national taste contest

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — A southern California water district has won the top prize for U.S. tap water at an international tasting contest. California entries took the top two places for Best Municipal Water on Saturday at the 31st annual Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting in West Virginia. Southern California’s Metropolitan Water District finished first, and Santa Ana took second. Those competitors finished first in the category in 2008 and 2018, respectively. Third place went to the...
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California Water District Wins Prize For Best Tasting Tap Water In US

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Tasmanian man who shot and dismembered friend sentenced to 32 years in jail

Jack Sadler was found guilty to the ‘execution-style’ murder of Jake Anderson-Brettner in 2018A Tasmanian man who shot his friend in an execution-style killing, dismembered his body and disposed of it in wheelie bins will spend up to 32 years in jail.Jack Harrison Vincent Sadler, 29, was found guilty earlier this month of murdering 24-year-old Jake Anderson-Brettner in August 2018. Continue reading...
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For the First Time in Millennia, Tasmanian Devils Have Given Birth in Australia

Conservationists in Australia are celebrating the birth of seven Tasmanian devil joeys—the first to be born on the mainland in 3,000 years.Read more...
Tags: Science, Australia, Environment, Tasmania, Tasmanian Devil, Dingo, Tim Faulkner, Apex Predators, Marsupial, Barrington Tops, Aussie Ark, Dasyuromorphs, Mammals Of Australia, For The First Time, First Time in Millennia Tasmanian Devils


Morning mail: Liberal preselection battles, climate pressure, super blood moon

Wednesday: Sussan Ley faces a preselection challenge amid allegations of ‘toxic’ branch-stacking by far-right party members. Plus: how to view tonight’s lunar showGood morning! Covid restrictions are back in Melbourne as an outbreak in the city’s north grows, preselection battles are brewing in the Coalition and a stink over Tasmania’s Pooseum could be headed to the state’s Integrity Commission – it’s a real mixed bag in today’s morning mail. Enjoy!One of the Coalition’s most senior women, the f...
Tags: World news, Australia news, Coalition, Melbourne, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, Liberal, Sussan Ley, Mitchell, North Sydney, Integrity Commission, Fiona Martin, Farrer, Alex Hawke, Reid Trent Zimmerman


Australia politics live: 25m doses of Moderna Covid vaccine secured; Labor prepares for budget reply

Anthony Albanese will deliver his budget reply speech which is expected to continue the opposition’s attack over sluggish wages growth • Moderna signs deal with Australia to supply 25m vaccine doses • Why the budget was light on climate and environment measures • Albanese’s budget reply to focus on entrepreneurs, renewable energy • The secret of the budget? The fact we’re stuck here | Greg Jericho • ‘Demeaning’ crackdown on single mothers scrapped, budget papers reveal • Confusion over vaccinat...
Tags: Labor, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Welfare, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Liberal party, Tasmania, Hobart, Scott Morrison, Australian education, Australian economy


In the green room: the 2021 Nikon surf photography awards

This year’s Nikon surf photo of the year award goes to Stu Gibson for his shot Free Fall, featuring surfer Tyler Hollmer Cross taking on Shipsterns in south-east Tasmania. The winner has been selected by a panel of 13 high-profile judges from within the surfing world, including the seven-time world surfing champion Stephanie GilmoreIsabella Nichols escapes after leg rope traps WSL surfer underwater Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, Sport, Australia news, Culture, Art and design, Surfing, Tasmania, Nikon, Stu Gibson, Tyler Hollmer Cross, Stephanie GilmoreIsabella Nichols


Peter Gutwein claims victory in Tasmanian election with Liberals on track to win majority

The premier says it is ‘increasingly likely’ his party will win 13 out of 25 seats, as Labor concedes defeatThe Liberal party is on the brink of an unprecedented third straight election win in Tasmania, with the premier, Peter Gutwein, declaring he expected to command a majority in the state’s parliament.By late Saturday night, the Liberals had won at least 12 seats in the state’s 25-seat parliament. Labor had at least eight seats and the Greens two. Three seats were undecided, but the governmen...
Tags: Labor, Australia news, Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmanian Politics, Clark, Peter Gutwein, Tasmanian election 2021


Tasmanian election: Liberals one seat away from winning third term as counting continues

Labor leader, Rebecca White, has called the premier, Peter Gutwein, to concede defeatThe Liberal party was one seat away from an unprecedented third straight election win in Tasmania as voting continued on Saturday night, with Labor’s vote having fallen significantly.Speaking in the state tally room in Hobart, the opposition leader, Rebecca White, said she had called the premier, Peter Gutwein, to concede defeat. She blamed Labor’s loss on the support for incumbent governments across the country...
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Australia live news: Brittany Higgins speaks after meeting with Scott Morrison

Former Liberal staffer says there is a ‘consensus’ that change is needed; Covid breach at Brisbane airport after traveller tests positive. Follow the latest updatesSome 16% of public servants have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace, survey findsIndia wants access to cheap copies of Covid vaccines. So why is Australia holding out?Coronavirus WA: Perth Covid lockdown rules and Western Australia’s coronavirus restrictions explained 8.16am BST It’s not so much a war footing as a regu...
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Australia live news: Covid breach at Brisbane airport after traveller tests positive; Brittany Higgins to meet with PM

Traveller tests positive after inadvertently entering airport’s ‘green zone’; former Liberal staffer to speak with Scott Morrison in Sydney. Follow the latest updatesSome 16% of public servants have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace, survey findsIndia wants access to cheap copies of Covid vaccines. So why is Australia holding out?Coronavirus WA: Perth Covid lockdown rules and Western Australia’s coronavirus restrictions explained 7.24am BST Former prime minister Julia Gillard is...
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Australia live news: Covid breach at Brisbane airport after traveller positive; Brittany Higgins to meet with PM

Traveller tests positive after inadvertently entering airport’s ‘green zone’; former Liberal staffer to speak with Scott Morrison in Sydney. Follow the latest updatesSome 16% of public servants have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace, survey findsIndia wants access to cheap copies of Covid vaccines. So why is Australia holding out?Coronavirus WA: Perth Covid lockdown rules and Western Australia’s coronavirus restrictions explained 3.13am BST It's capital "I' and lower case 'w'.Th...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, Liberal, Western Australia, Australian economy


Australia live news: Covid breach at Brisbane airport after traveller tests positive; Brittany Higgins and PM to meet

Former Liberal staffer will speak to Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese in Sydney. Follow latest updatesSome 16% of public servants have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace, survey findsIndia wants access to cheap copies of Covid vaccines. So why is Australia holding out?Coronavirus WA: Perth Covid lockdown rules and Western Australia’s coronavirus restrictions explained 2.20am BST The state’s first mass vaccination hub is set to open at Wayville Showground at midday. Just 150 fr...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, Western Australia, Australian economy, Anthony Albanese


Australia live news: Australia live news: Covid breach at Brisbane airport after traveller tests positive; Brittany Higgins and PM to meet

Former Liberal staffer will speak to Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese in Sydney, and Brisbane and Melbourne on Covid alert. Follow latest updatesSome 16% of public servants have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace, survey findsIndia wants access to cheap copies of Covid vaccines. So why is Australia holding out?Coronavirus WA: Perth Covid lockdown rules and Western Australia’s coronavirus restrictions explained 1.24am BST Clive Palmer has been ordered to pay Universal Music $1....
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Netherlands, Queensland, Palmer, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Clive Palmer, Melbourne, Tasmania


Australia live news: Brittany Higgins and PM to meet; Morrison says he ‘hasn’t seen’ Laming’s empathy course

Former Liberal staffer will speak to Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese in Sydney, and Brisbane and Melbourne on Covid alert. Follow latest updatesSome 16% of public servants have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace, survey findsIndia wants access to cheap copies of Covid vaccines. So why is Australia holding out?Coronavirus WA: Perth Covid lockdown rules and Western Australia’s coronavirus restrictions explained 12.12am BST I’m am sharing this tweet only because I think it’s so ...
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Australia live news: Brittany Higgins and PM to meet; Brisbane and Melbourne on Covid alert

Former Liberal staffer will speak to Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese in Sydney as the leaders seek to cooperate on parliamentary workplace reforms. Follow latest updatesSome 16% of public servants have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace, survey findsIndia wants access to cheap copies of Covid vaccines. So why is Australia holding out?Coronavirus WA: Perth Covid lockdown rules and Western Australia’s coronavirus restrictions explained 11.16pm BST "The budget would be in much b...
Tags: Health, Business, Labor, Abc, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, Scott Morrison


Australia news live: Morrison says NT military buildup ‘designed to pursue peace’; ACT reports Covid case in returned diplomat

Facebook bans second Craig Kelly page; NSW to open Homebush Covid vaccine hub on 10 May; China’s foreign ministry says Australia is ‘sick’. Follow latest updates‘I don’t stop crying’: families of Australians caught in India Covid surge plead for repatriationWhy Australia is under pressure to upgrade advice on Covid’s aerosol transmissionWestern Australian Covid hotspotsFollow our global coronavirus live blog 8.21am BST The ABC is reporting that the Andrews government will build a specialised...
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Australia news live: Morrison says NT military buildup ‘designed to pursue peace’; Facebook bans second Craig Kelly page

NSW to open Homebush Covid vaccine hub on 10 May; China’s foreign ministry says Australia is ‘sick’; Porsche driver Richard Pusey sentenced to 10 months’ jail. Follow latest updates‘I don’t stop crying’: families of Australians caught in India Covid surge plead for repatriationWhy Australia is under pressure to upgrade advice on Covid’s aerosol transmissionWestern Australian Covid hotspotsFollow our global coronavirus live blog 6.18am BST Bereaved Aboriginal families have accused the prime m...
Tags: Health, Facebook, Australia, China, Australia news, Porsche, Coalition, Australian politics, Bill Shorten, Australian military, Astrazeneca, Indigenous Australians, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party, Tasmania


Australia news live: Facebook bans second Craig Kelly page; NSW to open Homebush Covid vaccine hub on 10 May

NSW says 6m people to receive Covid vaccine this year; China’s foreign ministry says Australia is ‘sick’; Porsche driver Richard Pusey sentenced to 10 months’ jail. Follow latest updates‘I don’t stop crying’: families of Australians caught in India Covid surge plead for repatriationWhy Australia is under pressure to upgrade advice on Covid’s aerosol transmissionWestern Australian Covid hotspotsFollow our global coronavirus live blog 5.17am BST Oh look, we have ticked over the two million peo...
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Australia news live: Homebush Covid vaccine hub to open on 10 May as NSW says 6m to receive shot this year

Porsche driver Richard Pusey sentenced to 10 months for filming dead and dying police officers after a Melbourne crash; Port Arthur massacre commemorated. Follow latest updates‘I don’t stop crying’: families of Australians caught in India Covid surge plead for repatriationWhy Australia is under pressure to upgrade advice on Covid’s aerosol transmissionWestern Australian Covid hotspotsFollow our global coronavirus live blog 3.31am BST With that, I shall depart for today! But the unbelievably ...
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Australia news live: health officials say hotel quarantine ‘fit for purpose’; Port Arthur massacre commemorated

Brendan Murphy says there are no plans to invest in purpose-built isolation facilities. Follow latest updates‘I don’t stop crying’: families of Australians caught in India Covid surge plead for repatriationWhy Australia is under pressure to upgrade advice on Covid’s aerosol transmissionWestern Australian Covid hotspotsFollow our global coronavirus live blog 11.33pm BST an environmental consultant who holds interests in a property that made more than $40m selling conservation offsets to gover...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Sydney, Victoria, Tasmania, Perth, Western Australia, NSW, Port Arthur, Brendan Murphy, Port Arthur massacre, Coronavirus, COVID, Eco Logical Australia


Targa Tasmania: three dead within 24 hours at car race after second fatal crash

Two men, both reportedly drivers, killed on final day of the race, one day after death of NSW competitor Shane Navin Two people have died in a fatal crash on the final day of the Targa Tasmania, only a day after another driver was killed in the same race.The crash occurred at Wattle Grove Road, near Cygnet, south of Hobart in southern Tasmania, police said on Saturday. Continue reading...
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Australia news live: hotel quarantine hit by Covid infections; national cabinet to meet on vaccine rollout

Health officials investigating how Covid spread inside quarantine hotels in Perth and Sydney. Scott Morrison to meet state and territory leaders to try and reset the vaccine rollout. Follow latest updates 11.28pm BST I mean at least one state seems to have it together. Victoria has had no local Covid-19 cases over night!Yesterday there were no new local cases and 2 new cases acquired overseas (currently in hotel quarantine). - 4,519 vaccine doses were administered - 13,951 test results were...
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Elderly man with pneumonia waited nine hours on chair in Tasmanian emergency department

The premier says it’s ‘disappointing’ the 87-year-old waited so long to see a doctor at Launceston General hospital and be given a bedThe Tasmanian premier says it is disappointing an elderly man with pneumonia waited nine hours on a plastic chair in a hospital emergency department waiting room before seeing a doctor.It took longer still for the 87-year-old to be provided with a bed at the Launceston General hospital after he presented there last Tuesday. Continue reading...
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Australia news live: Covid committee demands vaccination timetable; two consent videos removed

Queensland premier says people need confidence in vaccine before mass rollout; US secretary of state says countries investing in new coal ‘will hear from US’. Follow all the latest news and updates, live • Secretary of state says countries investing in new coal ‘will hear from US’ • Australia increasingly isolated as US and others ramp up climate ambition• Melbourne GP clinic with capacity to vaccinate 2,100 a week supplied with just 50 doses 7.58am BST Novavax is a while away.A few weeks ag...
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Tasmania batter Alex Doolan announces retirement

He played four Tests for Australia and was within 11 runs of a century on debut in 2014
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New South Wales out to prove depth of youthful batting in Sheffield Shield final

Being bowled out for 32 against Tasmania, along with IPL absences, heralded a new-look top orde
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Australia news live: national domestic violence survey to be launched online tonight

Gladys Berejiklian says a NSW Covid immunisation centre will be capable of administering 30,000 doses a week; European Union denies blocking 3.1m AstraZeneca doses from reaching Australia. Follow the latest updates, liveFederal government to launch domestic violence surveyTrans-Tasman travel bubble to start from 19 AprilSix key things we don’t know about Australia’s vaccine rolloutDisability services take vaccinations ‘into their own hands’ amid rollout failuresFollow our global coronavirus live...
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