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Australia: Overnight News Headlines – June 12, 2021


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Snow in June? Yes, in Australia | The Weather Channel – A snow groomer moves snow across the ski run on Friday, June 11, 2021, in Mount Buller, Australia. Mt. Buller Ski Resort will open for the snow season on …

These Australian swimmers are the ones to watch in the Olympic trials – Australia won three gold medals including two individual golds to Mack Horton and Kyle Chalmers at the last games, plus a victory to the women’s 4 x 100m sprint …

Twenty-one of Australia’s most elite soldiers to testify against Ben Roberts-Smith in defamation trial – Twenty-one current and former soldiers from Australia’s most elite military regiment will make unprecedented court appearances in the defence case of the …

Australia Talks finds six out of 10 regional families can’t easily access child care – But Ms Wardle said that opportunity was taken away from many parents in the South Australian town of Crystal Brook when it lost its only childcare centre about …

Swimming Australia Responds To Maddie Groves ‘misogynistic perverts’ post – With the Australian Olympic Trials looming, Olympian Maddie Groves’ social media posts regarding ‘misogynistic perverts’ are at the forefront. Archive photo via …

Supporting Australia To Deter China Helps America – As the Biden administration focuses on ways to improve deterrence in the Pacific, reenforcing Australia’s defense against China is a good place to start. Working …

Socceroos: Australia record easy win over Nepal – Having already secured progression to the next stage of the Asian Football Confederation qualifiers for next year’s World Cup, the Australians sealed top spot in …

Asian Qualifiers – Group B: Australia comfortably see off Nepal to confirm final round ticket – Kuwait City: Australia confirmed the inevitable as the Socceroos secured top spot in Group B of the Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC …

Teofimo Lopez: Vasiliy Lomachenko is just a sore loser – Lomachenko lost by unanimous decision, and there was no rematch clause for either fighter, meaning he has no obvious way back to a second fight. Editors’ Picks.

All The Links, How To Watch 2021 Australian Olympic Trials – 2021 SWIMMING AUSTRALIA OLYMPIC TRIALS. Saturday, June 12th – Thursday, June 17th; South Australia Aquatic & Leisure Centre; Sole Olympic-Qualifying …

Australia pledges jabs for region at G7 – Prime Minister Scott Morrison says there is no substitute for leaders getting together in person. Australia will provide 20 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to …

Socceroos 3-0 Nepal: Leckie scores again as Australia clinches top position – A first Australian goal for impressive right-back Fran Karacic followed before Martin Boyle scored their third in the second half. It wasn’t a particularly impressive …

MSK Prasad on India’s historic Test series triumph in Australia: Not even once credit was given to selectors – MSK Prasad on India’s historic Test series triumph in Australia: Not even once credit was given to selectors. Former BCCI selection committee chief MSK Prasad …

Australian scientists accidentally engineer one of the world’s most thermally stable materials. Up to 1,400 °C it doesn’t expand – Researchers at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia were performing battery-related research when they accidentally discovered that a …

Australia News: Tixel, AAM, Splendour In The Grass & More – Australian ticket marketplace Tixel has received a A$1.5 million ($1.16 million) injection that will see it scale the platform and expand a product suite made for …

China denounces US-Australian navy drills as muscle flexing – The US Navy’s 7th Fleet said the guided-missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur and the Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat concluded a week of joint …

Keraudren 3D seismic survey under way offshore Western Australia – PERTH, Australia – Carnarvon Petroleum has issued an update on exploration operations in the Bedout basin offshore Western Australia, where the company is …

Evolving Australia’s medical workforce – “During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in Australia there were high hopes telehealth might become part of routine care.” So after around 20 years of …

Greenpeace calls out Optus, NBN, and Fujitsu on carbon footprint in Australia – Greenpeace praised Telstra, Australia’s biggest telco and 13th biggest energy user. The company promised to be carbon neutral from 2020, enable renewable …

FBI planned a sting against An0m cryptophone users over drinks with Australian investigators – The FBI arrested Ramos in March 2018 in an operation with the Australian … a gap in the market for encrypted phones, particularly in Australia where there were …

Citing misogyny, Aussie swimmer pulls out of Olympic trials – Singer Cody Simpson has been dominating attention ahead of Australia’s Olympic swimming trials. That was until Maddie Groves withdrew from the six-day …

Human rights and AI: interesting insights from Australia’s commission – The report also says: “The Australian Government should not make administrative decisions, including through the use of automation or artificial intelligence, if the …

TV18Crude may hit $75/bbl in June, says XM Australia CEO – Peter McGuire, CEO of XM Australia, on Friday, traders are enjoying the bullish time and crude may hit $75 per bbl sometime in June. Speaking further about …

Australian deal could set a worrying precedent for Scottish farmers – Quality Meat Scotland has warned that offering favourable terms such as zero tariff / zero quota deal with Australia could set a precedent for trade negotiations …

Australia, Singapore Governments Commit To Develop Travel Bubble – Australia, Singapore Governments Commit To Develop Travel Bubble is published in Aviation Daily, an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) Market Briefing …

Australia Antitrust Boss Rejects Claim Big Tech Law is a Favor for News Corp – The architect of Australia’s new law making Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) and Facebook Inc (FB.O) pay news outlets for content on Thursday rejected a …

Scott Morrison says pandemic and climate change are key issues for Australia as G7 leaders meet – Australia’s Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, has arrived in Cornwall to join the G7-plus dialogue where he said COVID-19 vaccines and climate change will be key …

2021 Maserati Ghibli Trofeo review Australia – All Events · Wheels Car of the Year · Performance Car of the Year · Australia’s Best Value Cars · Best Value … Go. Wheels · Motor · 4×4 Australia · Street Machine.

Groves withdraws from Australia’s Olympic trials over “misogynistic perverts” – Double Olympic swimming silver medallist Maddie Groves has withdrawn from Australia’s Tokyo 2020 trials after taking aim at “misogynistic perverts” in the sport …

Australia’s “Operation Jawline” intercepts 19 Indonesian vessels suspected of IUU – Australian maritime operatives intercepted 19 Indonesian vessels in a … The vessels were all believed to be illegally fishing in Australia’s Northern waters.

PM commits 20m doses to world vaccine effort – Welcome to updates on Australia’s battle with the Covid-19 pandemic. Scott Morrison will commit 20 million doses to assist the British effort to vaccinate the world …

Australian Swimming Trials Set for Unprecedented Coverage on Amazon Prime – All 67 events will be shown on Amazon Prime. Coming off strong performances at the recent Australian Championships in April, Rio silver medallist, Mitch Larkin, …

Australian swimmer Madeline Groves pulls out from Olympic trials over ‘misogynistic perverts’ and ‘boot lickers’ – Swimming Australia (SA) urged Madeline Groves to engage with them about her complaint of “misogynistic perverts” as the double Olympic silver medallist …

Fog delays Morrison’s G7 arrival as Australia pledges 20m vaccines doses to global COVID fight – Mr Morrison has announced Australia will donate 20 million COVID-19 vaccines to help fight the virus in developing countries; He will meet with UK counterpart …

Australia refuses to budge on farming demands as UK trade deal ‘very close’ – AUSTRALIA is close to reaching an agreement with the UK over a proposed trade deal, according to the country’s Finance Minister who however refused to …

Australia: Victoria lockdown came in the middle of replanting season – However, that all changed when a positive covid test was returned on a gentleman who had traveled from South Australia after spending time in hotel quarantine.

Australian 18-year-old critically injured when breaching humpback whale falls on boat – A humpback whale breaching off the southeast coast of Australia crashed down on top of a small boat, critically injuring an 18-year-old. Nick Myhill suffered …

PM, Biden set ties for rising Sino challenges – The Prime Minister told The Weekend Australian his key message going into the … Mr Morrison said Australia’s success at combatting the coronavirus pandemic …

Open-ended EG Australian fund adds A$450m office portfolio – The open-ended EG Australian Core Enhanced Fund (EG ACE) has acquired a … a diversified fund targetting office, industrial and retail real estate in Australia, …

Australia’s first Olympics surfing quartet is named – The Australian Olympic Committee officially selected four surfers for their Tokyo 2020 team on Friday as the sport prepares to make it’s Olympic debut. Written by: …

Warning of Beijing ‘grey zone’ war in Australian waters – China is on the verge of launching a “grey zone” war against Australia that would see flotillas of armed, unmarked and unsanctioned militia ships deployed on …

Meet the Massive Australotitan, the “Southern Titan” – Australia’s Largest Dinosaur! – Meet the Massive Australotitan, the “Southern Titan” – Australia’s Largest Dinosaur! TOPICS:ArchaeologyDinosaursEvolutionPaleontology. By Queensland …

Singapore’s Lee Advises Australia to Engage With China – Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has advised his Australian counterpart, Scott Morrison, to engage more calmly and directly with China, amid a …

Australia’s surfing team selected for Tokyo Olympics – SYDNEY, June 11 (Xinhua) — The Australian Olympic Committee has revealed the four surfers who will represent the country at the Tokyo Olympic Games, …

Australia and New Zealand in focus for Insider’s international trade online forum – Australia and New Zealand in focus for Insider’s international trade online forum … The British consul-general and HM deputy trade commissioner Australia and …

Dirty pool; Australian swimming’s “disgusting open secrets” – Olympian Maddie Groves’s social media posts have set off a discussion around Australian swimming’s culture. By Jessica Halloran. Maddie Groves competes in …

Australians enjoy $1 avocados amid record production. – It’s avo on toast for everyone thanks to an eye-watering drop in the price of the nation’s …

Singapore students optimistic about travel bubble letting them get to or come back from Australia – Singaporeans studying in Australian institutions are looking forward to a proposed travel bubble between the two countries, as they may finally be …

Australian Olympic medallist withdraws from national swimming trials citing misogynism – Singer Cody Simpson was dominating attention ahead of Australia’s Olympic swimming trials, until Maddie Groves withdrew from the six-day meet following a …

Australia’s war drum to nowhere on Taiwan – Australia’s war drum to nowhere on Taiwan. 11 June 2021. Author: Thomas Wilkins, University of Sydney. Recent comments made by Australian officials about …

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