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A community for mothers navigating parenting.

The Singing Mums group in Brisbane has been gathering weekly for about five years, creating a community for mothers navigating parenting. Thank you for seeing this news release regarding Queensland
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Success hangs in the balance of one vintage wine for Darling Downs producers

Twisted Gum winery owner Michelle Coelli the challenges of 2020 had her entire team concerned – all the pressure for a successful season lay on their Vintage 2021.What they produced
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NRL live: North Queensland Cowboys vs Brisbane Broncos, score, result, stream, teams, video, SuperCoach, how to watch, Kyle Feldt

Kyle Feldt’s acrobatic try-scoring opened the evening’s Queensland derby between the North Queensland Cowboys on Saturday with the game poised at 6-6. The winger reached out through a pile of
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There are plenty of reasons to be cheerful for the potential Brisbane 2032 Olympics

In the maelstrom, energy, and angst of late 70s London punk a maverick emerged. Ian Dury was 35 — an old man and seasoned musician in a sea of angry
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WHO approves China’s COVID vaccine

The UN health agency signed off on the two-dose vaccine, which is already being deployed in dozens of countries around the world. Thanks for dropping by and checking out this
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‘We have made Australia an ideal destination’ once borders open

2GB Radio Host Luke Grant says in keeping things so safe in this country, “we have made Australia an ideal destination for the rest of the world” for when borders
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Free-to-air and streaming ‘can coexist’: Ten

Beverley McGarvey, chief content officer and executive vice president of the Australian arm of ViacomCBS, which owns Network Ten, said on Wednesday that while her organisation boasts a “phenomenal pipeline
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Labor slams minister over Qld wind farm

The federal government has vetoed a $370 million green energy project in far north Queensland despite its potential to deliver hundreds of jobs and cheaper energy. The Kaban Wind Farm
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London and Brussels agree EU ambassador status post-Brexit

The European Union’s ambassador to the UK will have full diplomatic status, London and Brussels said Wednesday, after months of wrangling post-Brexit. “The EU ambassador will have a status consistent
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Is Bennett coming back to Brisbane?

NRL: The NRL 360 panel breakdown Wayne Bennett’s potential move back to Brisbane. We hope you enjoyed checking out this news article about Queensland and Australian news titled “Is Bennett
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Federal government announces $10 billion cyclone insurance guarantee

The federal government says a $10 billion guarantee will make insurance more affordable and accessible for cyclone ravaged regions in northern Australia. Jemima Burt reports. Thank you for visiting My
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Stay Inn Motel in Melbourne for sale: ‘Do not stay here. Ever’

The ‘worst motel’ in Australia is up for sale. And the photos and reviews make for some entertaining viewing. A Melbourne hotel with the lowest Tripadvisor rating in Victoria is
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NATIONAL NEWS

More than 50 people, many of them female students, killed in bomb attack near Kabul high school

The death toll from a bomb near a girls’ school in Kabul has risen to 58, mostly students aged between 11 and 15, who were killed as they left to
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police concerned for north Qld missing boy

Police have appealed to the public for help in locating a 12-year-old boy missing in north Queensland for more than 10 days. The boy, from Kerwan, was last seen in
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Prime Minister Scott Morrison warns Australia will only open borders ‘when it is safe to do so’

The Prime Minister is warning Australia’s international borders will remain closed for the foreseeable future, as his Treasurer notes this week’s federal budget assumes Australia will remain locked off to
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New Zealand travel bubble pause with NSW to lift on Sunday

The travel bubble pause between Sydney and New Zealand will be lifted after NSW reported no new locally acquired cases on Saturday. New Zealand’s COVID-19 Response Minister, Chris Hipkins, confirmed
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The Kid Laroi in Elon Musk tweet referencing cryptocurrency dogecoin

Popular Australian rapper The Kid Laroi has been caught up in an unfolding cryptocurrency drama after billionaire Tesla owner Elon Musk tweeted out a picture with the Aussie and what
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Calls for an investigation after police raid on Brazil favela left more than 20 people dead

The United Nations has called for an ‘independent, thorough and impartial investigation’ into the operation. Police in Brazil faced outraged protests and a UN call for an investigation Friday after
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Returned traveller from India rushed to hospital in Perth

A man has been taken to a Perth intensive care unit after falling ill with COVID-19. The Western Australian department of health said a man in his 30s who was
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Barnaby, Vikki at Whitsundays wedding

Barnaby Joyce and Vikki Campion have raised eyebrows at a staffer’s wedding. Thank you for seeing this post regarding the latest national news items named “Barnaby, Vikki at Whitsundays wedding”.
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QUEENSLAND SPORT

The six things we learned from Round 8

Geelong made a big statement on the big stage to kick off a massive round of footy. There were plenty of close encounters and we still have a side yet
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Brisbane Lions rev engines with comfortable win over Fremantle Dockers

The Brisbane Lions were irresistible at times, sloppy at others but completed a victory over the Fremantle Dockers at the Gabba on Sunday night. A five-goal opening term gave the
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NRL confident Suncorp Stadium will handle eight games during Magic Round after Super Rugby final between Queensland Reds and ACT Brumbies damages surface

The NRL is confident the Suncorp Stadium surface will handle hosting eight matches in a little more than 48 hours after questions were raised about the ground’s capacity to recover
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Brisbane Lions v Fremantle Dockers; Carlton Blues v Western Bulldogs; Hawthorn Hawks v West Coast Eagles; round eight; results, new, fixtures, odds, tipping, teams, draw;

For almost three quarters, Carlton Blues showed us the style and substance of a serious AFL finals side but then the Western Bulldogs showed they are already that team with
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Lightning strike to shock Vixens

The composure of Sunshine Coast Lightning shooters Cara Koenen and Steph Wood has helped snuff out the final-quarter comeback of defending Super Netball premiers Melbourne Vixens to maintain their side’s
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Demons champion met with three clubs before re-signing in 2008

Melbourne champion Brad Green came close to leaving the club in 2008. Green met with Sydney, Carlton and Collingwood after the struggling Demons finished last on the ladder in Dean
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NRL 2021: Tony Williams apology, Jarryd Hayne sexual assault, rape, jail sentence, Instagram post

Ex-NRL star Tony Williams has apologised for shaming the victim of Jarryd Hayne’s sexual assault case following huge backlash to his Instagram post that included two of his contracts being
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Super Rugby AU 2021 final: Queensland Reds beat Brumbies, results, James O’Connor, scores, updates, highlights

It was written in the stars, wasn’t it? Having won twice throughout the regular season with the last play of the game, the Reds did it again to steal the
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WORLD NEWS

Putin on WWII Victory Day Says Russia Will ‘Firmly’ Defend Its Interests

President Vladimir Putin on Sunday vowed that Russia will “firmly” defend national interests and denounced the return of “Russophobia,” as the country marked the 76th anniversary of victory in World
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Will double headcount; lot of headroom for growing user base: Koo

Homegrown microblogging platform Koo is planning to double its headcount in the next one year as it significantly scales up its user base on the platform, especially vernacular subscribers, its
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Sir Keir Starmer to carry out reshuffle of his shadow cabinet team

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer will carry out a reshuffle of his shadow cabinet team on Sunday according to reports. The Opposition leader will look to reshape his top team
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Cuba protests diplomat’s expulsion from Colombia amid protests

FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator takes part in a protest demanding government action to tackle poverty, police violence and inequalities in the health and education systems, in Bogota, Colombia May 6,
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West Ham vs Everton: Premier League prediction, TV channel, team news, live stream, h2h results, odds

est Ham have a major chance to kickstart their Champions League qualification ambitions when Everton head to east London today. The Hammers’ hopes of a Premier League top-four finish have
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A fish fight between Britain and France

May 8th 2021 IT IS NOT exactly the Royal Navy task force steaming towards the Falklands, but the news that the prime minister has sent ships to protect an island
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Chinese rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean

The Long March was the second deployment of the 5B variant since its maiden flight in May 2020. Last year, pieces from the first Long March 5B fell on Ivory
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Investors turn net buyers of U.S. equity funds on economic optimism: Lipper

FILE PHOTO: A picture illustration shows U.S. 100-dollar bank notes taken in Tokyo August 2, 2011. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao May 7, 2021 (Reuters) – Investors turned net buyers of U.S. equity
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WORLD SPORT

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez v Billy Joe Saunders: Mexican wins with eighth-round stoppage

This right uppercut led to Saunders being unable to continue after returning to his stool Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez produced a devastating uppercut to leave a distraught Billy Joe Saunders unable
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Brett Favre doesn’t expect Aaron Rodgers to play for Packers again

FILE PHOTO: Jan 16, 2021; Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) celebrates after a touchdown pass to wide receiver Allen Lazard (13) during the second
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Leeds United 3-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Patrick Bamford helps dent Spurs’ Euro hopes

Patrick Bamford is just the fourth Englishman to score 15-plus goals for Leeds in a single Premier League campaign Patrick Bamford scored for Leeds United in front of watching England
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St Kilda Saints v Gold Coast Suns; GWS Giants v Essendon Bombers; North Melbourne Kangaroos v Collingwood Magpies; Melbourne Demons v Sydney Swans; Port Adelaide Power v Adelaide Crows; round eight; results, new, fixtures, odds, tipping, teams, draw; Nathan Buckley, Jordan De Goey

G.Coast 1.4, 3.7, 7.9 (51)St Kilda 0.3, 3.7, 4.12 (36) GOALSG.Coast: King 3, Rankine, Corbett, Holman, WellerSt Kilda: Steele 2, Billings, King DISPOSALSG.Coast: Miller 27, Swallow 24, Ellis 18St Kilda:
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Andy Murray to practise with Novak Djokovic in Rome before return

Djokovic and Murray know each other’s game well Andy Murray will practise with Novak Djokovic in Rome on Sunday and hopes to return to action in 10 days’ time. The
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NBA roundup: Tim Hardaway Jr. ties Mavs’ record with 10 treys

May 4, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Miami Heat center Bam Adebayo (13) controls the ball around Dallas Mavericks forward Tim Hardaway Jr. (11) during the second half at American Airlines
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Transfer rumours: Pellegrini, De Gea, Aguero, Bissouma, Zidane, Benteke, Silva

Jose Mourinho’s appointment as Roma manager from next season could mean 24-year-old Italy midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini moving to Liverpool. Mourinho is interested in bringing in players he knows, including 32-year-old
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Manchester United book showdown with Villarreal in final as Arsenal fall short

Manchester United have finally reached a major final under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The English giants completed an 8-5 victory on aggregate despite losing 3-2 to Roma in the second leg
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