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#Australia

# australia - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie The man who raped and killed Jill Meagher is fighting to have his jail time cut Minimum Sentence

The man who raped and killed Jill Meagher is fighting to have his jail time cut

Adrian Bayley must spend at least 43 years in jail.

From TheJournal.ie ‘I am NEVER going back in the water’: News anchor left speechless during shark report Take A Break

‘I am NEVER going back in the water’: News anchor left speechless during shark report

This news anchor was unable to keep his composure after seeing the ‘biggest thing he has ever seen’.

From TheJournal.ie “We were actually jumping for joy” – Cork man injured in one-punch attack wakes from coma Sydney

“We were actually jumping for joy” – Cork man injured in one-punch attack wakes from coma

Jason Cierans suffered head injuries in the attack on 22 August.

# australia - Friday 28 August, 2015

From The42 Two key Wallabies have penned new contracts to stay in Australia Staying Put

Two key Wallabies have penned new contracts to stay in Australia

Good news for the Aussies ahead of the World Cup.

From The42 More rain pain for Ireland but positives to take after running world champions close Positive Signs

More rain pain for Ireland but positives to take after running world champions close

The result may not have gone their way but Ireland once again showed why they belong at the top level.

# australia - Thursday 27 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Government in Australia considers compulsory chemical castration for child sex abusers Prevention This post contains a poll

Government in Australia considers compulsory chemical castration for child sex abusers

The New South Wales justice minister pointed to the number of paedophiles likely to re-offend soon after their release.

Ireland miss out on landmark win after falling just short against Australia

A 23-run defeat in Stormont for John Bracewell’s side.

From TheJournal.ie This bar in Australia used naked women as platters and offended just about everyone PR Gone Wrong
From TheJournal.ie Contoversy in Australia over new film about kids with gay parents Gayby Baby

Contoversy in Australia over new film about kids with gay parents

“During school hours we expect them to be doing maths and English and curriculum matters.”

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From The42 Ireland set for ‘Everest scale’ challenge as world champions Australia arrive in town Preview

Ireland set for ‘Everest scale’ challenge as world champions Australia arrive in town

John Bracewell’s side will hope to topple Australia when the sides meet in Belfast on Thursday.

# australia - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

From The42 ‘You have to accept criticism’ – Ireland keen to right the wrongs against world champions Johnny Be Good

‘You have to accept criticism’ – Ireland keen to right the wrongs against world champions

Ireland welcome Australia to Stormont on Thursday as the international summer comes to a head.

# australia - Monday 24 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Police investigating after Mel Gibson ‘shoved’ and ‘spat on’ photographer Mad Max

Police investigating after Mel Gibson ‘shoved’ and ‘spat on’ photographer

The actor denies there was any physical contact.

From TheJournal.ie Family of Cork man injured in one-punch attack travelling to Sydney Australia

Family of Cork man injured in one-punch attack travelling to Sydney

The 29 year old remains in hospital in an induced coma.

From TheJournal.ie Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack Australia

Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack

Beaches remained closed yesterday after the attack which came just weeks after two others were mauled at a nearby region.

# australia - Sunday 23 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie British man lost in the Australian bush saved after writing ‘Help’ in the sand Outback

British man lost in the Australian bush saved after writing ‘Help’ in the sand

The 65-year-old became stranded after trying to take a short cut back to the camp he was staying at.

# australia - Friday 21 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘The Freak’ from TV show ‘Prisoner: Cell Block H’ avoids jail for child sex offences Australia

‘The Freak’ from TV show ‘Prisoner: Cell Block H’ avoids jail for child sex offences

Maggie Kirkpatrick was found guilty of assaulting a 16-year-old in 1984.

From The42 Horwill, White miss out on Wallabies World Cup squad Bolters

Horwill, White miss out on Wallabies World Cup squad

Despite failing to win the Bledisloe Cup, Australia believe they have what it takes to win the Rugby World Cup.

# australia - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Two radio hosts have outed a husband’s Ashley Madison account live on air

The FBI have launched an investigation into the infidelity site hack.

From TheJournal.ie A massive sexism row has led to Zoo Magazine being pulled from an Australian supermarket Lads Mags

# australia - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “A terrorists’ picnic” – This Australian minister is dead against sending food hampers to Syria Islamic State This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie An Australian gay couple in their 80s wants the right to get married before they die Appeal

An Australian gay couple in their 80s wants the right to get married before they die

“I’m sure our relationship is just as devoted as his is and why [should] we be looked at in any different way?”

# australia - Monday 17 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Australian police swoop on Gold Coast betting scam run by the ‘Irish Boys’ Surfers Paradise

Australian police swoop on Gold Coast betting scam run by the ‘Irish Boys’

Two Irish men are being held by Queensland Police.

From TheJournal.ie Toddler scores a try in Australian rugby match Take A Break

Toddler scores a try in Australian rugby match

The 4-year-old was pretty chuffed with himself.

# australia - Saturday 15 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This guy wants to broadcast online from the ear he’s been growing on his arm Ah Ear Leave It Out

This guy wants to broadcast online from the ear he’s been growing on his arm

Yes, you read every word of that correctly.

From The42 Richie McCaw breaks record as All Blacks run riot against Wallabies Bledisloe Cup

Richie McCaw breaks record as All Blacks run riot against Wallabies

The All Blacks retained the ‘big cup’ once again.

# australia - Friday 14 August, 2015

From The42 Analysis: Bledisloe Cup incident showed up World Rugby’s attitude to the scrum Scrum Analysis

Analysis: Bledisloe Cup incident showed up World Rugby’s attitude to the scrum

A fascinating exchange between Wayne Barnes and Stephen Moore.

# australia - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Aussie dad asks politicians to fund holiday, public step in It Really Worked Out

Aussie dad asks politicians to fund holiday, public step in

Stephen Callaghan wasn’t too happy about politicians “jetting their kids around in business class”.

From The42 All Blacks change three with McCaw set to break world record in Bledisloe rematch Record Breaker

All Blacks change three with McCaw set to break world record in Bledisloe rematch

McCaw will break Brian O’Driscoll’s test cap record this Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Australia might get to vote on same-sex marriage – on one condition Big Discussion

Australia might get to vote on same-sex marriage – on one condition

It all depends on the next parliament.

# australia - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hopes that Ireland’s marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback Voted Down Under This post contains videos

Hopes that Ireland’s marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback

Ireland’s referendum has been a feature of the Australian debate.

From TheJournal.ie Man (91) charged with smuggling cocaine disguised as soap Australia

Man (91) charged with smuggling cocaine disguised as soap

He alleges he was taken advantage of.

# australia - Sunday 9 August, 2015

From The42 Nice guy TJ Perenara absolutely makes a young fan’s day after loss to Australia Pure Sound

Nice guy TJ Perenara absolutely makes a young fan’s day after loss to Australia

All Blacks scrum half gave his boots to an awe-struck kid after the game in Sydney.

From TheJournal.ie People in dry communities are using Vegemite to make alcohol Brewing

People in dry communities are using Vegemite to make alcohol

People are buying up to 20 jars of vegemite at the time.

# australia - Friday 7 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This adorable picture of an orphaned kangaroo and his teddy is going viral CUDDLES

This adorable picture of an orphaned kangaroo and his teddy is going viral

His name is Doodlebug. DOODLEBUG!

# australia - Thursday 6 August, 2015

From The42 Cheika names Hooper and Pocock in Wallabies XV for All Blacks showdown Bledisloe Cup

Cheika names Hooper and Pocock in Wallabies XV for All Blacks showdown

Australia and New Zealand meet in Sydney in a clash that will decide the 2015 Rugby Championship winners.

# australia - Monday 3 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie McDonald’s has brought out a new fancy gourmet breakfast Wilted Spinach And Fries Please

# australia - Sunday 2 August, 2015

From The42 Hooper free to face All Blacks after SANZAR appeal dismissed Free Man

Hooper free to face All Blacks after SANZAR appeal dismissed

Michael Hooper has been given the green light to play for Australia in the Rugby Championship decider against New Zealand.

From TheJournal.ie Emigration quiz: Where does your heart reside, Ireland or abroad? On A Jetplane

Emigration quiz: Where does your heart reside, Ireland or abroad?

Have you gone native or are you coming home?

# australia - Friday 31 July, 2015

From The42 Horrific rugby league tackle leaves amateur player out of work for two months Bad Form

Horrific rugby league tackle leaves amateur player out of work for two months

Self-employed carpenter out of work after disgusting tackle tore his medial ligaments.

From TheJournal.ie Washed up wing debris confirmed as Boeing 777, the same plane as missing MH370 Indian Ocean

Washed up wing debris confirmed as Boeing 777, the same plane as missing MH370

It’s looking more and more like the debris is from the doomed airliner.

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