Tag Archives: Victoria

A Visit from a Sea Lion (Australia)

How extraordinary, a visit from a sea lion. The sea lion was seen waddling up the road in Brighton Victoria. Sea Lions are very rare in this part of Australia, they are usually in Western Australia and South Australia, so what … Continue reading

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Stylewars 2011:-Australian Snowboarding (Video’s)

Stylewars was initially launched by riders for riders with the aim of changing the snowboarding event landscape in Australia. This year, riders were throwing down as many tricks as they could at the 10th anniversary of this unique event at … Continue reading

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Saving a Tiny Monkey at Melbourne Zoo Australia(Video Included)

Estela the spider monkey was rejected by her Mum. This meant of course that she couldn’t get her mother’s milk, consequently, she was not protected from any infections, it also means that she was very underweight. The wonderful people of … Continue reading

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Toilet to Cost $453,400:-Australia/Funny/Strange Toilets

Wow just under half a Million Dollars for a toilet, you would think it was made of gold. 😆 But no, just a toilet being built in Flinders street Melbourne which is the Capitol of Victoria here in OZ. It … Continue reading

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Our Little Aussie, Cutest Tiny Horse Needs a Name.

Born ten days ago at a stud in the southern state of Victoria, Australia, the 15in miniature horse – which is yet to be named – has already formed a bond with Sam Leith, 12 Silver dun tovero in colour, … Continue reading

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Melbourne Zoo’s Baby Elephant (Video Included)

A dose of sibling rivalry in the elephant enclosure will provide Melbourne Zoo visitors with extra entertainment during school holidays. The zoo’s newest bundle of elephant joy has started wooing crowds – and it’s enough to make his older half-sister … Continue reading

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Deal on NBN to Cost More?

The Prime Minister promised to roll out the $43 billion NBN to regional areas first as part of a deal to secure the support of two independents needed to form a minority government. But opposition finance spokesman Andrew Robb warned … Continue reading

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Which MP sold Property to Werris Creek Coal Mine?

CHANGES made to the Federal Parliament’s Register of Members’ Interests reveal the member for New England Tony Windsor has sold his property Cintra to Werris Creek Coal Pty Limited and then leased the property back. The federal MP, who has … Continue reading

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It’s Father’s Day in Australia

History of Father’s Day. The idea for creating a day for children to honor their fathers began in Spokane, Washington. A woman by the name of Sonora Smart Dodd thought of the idea for Father’s Day while listening to a … Continue reading

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Midweek Joke

Some times you just have to ask yourself ‘Will I live to be 80?’ I recently chose a new primary care physician. After two visits and exhaustive lab tests, he said I was doing fairly well for my age. A … Continue reading

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