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#Australia

# australia - Today’s News

From The42 Cheika survives as Wallabies coach, Johnson appointed Man At Work

Cheika survives as Wallabies coach, Johnson appointed

Australia lost nine of their 13 Tests in 2018.

# australia - Saturday 15 December, 2018

Palestinians slam Australia's move to recognise west Jerusalem as capital of Israel

A contentious embassy shift from Tel Aviv will not occur until a peace settlement is achieved.

# australia - Friday 14 December, 2018

From The42 Mayo's 41-year-old marathon runner Sinead Diver wins Australian title at Zatopek 10,000m Down Under

Mayo's 41-year-old marathon runner Sinead Diver wins Australian title at Zatopek 10,000m

Diver won the 2018 Melbourne Marathon and has aspirations to represent Australia at the 2020 Olympics.

# australia - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

From The42 'He has to go' - Cheika's position 'untenable', says Wallabies legend Burke Matt Finish

'He has to go' - Cheika's position 'untenable', says Wallabies legend Burke

The Australia head coach is under pressure with less than a year to go before the World Cup kicks off.

# australia - Saturday 8 December, 2018

# australia - Monday 3 December, 2018

Mental health of migrants detained under Australian 'offshore processing policy' equivalent to 'victims of torture'

Médecins Sans Frontières said the mental health of migrants on Nauru is the worst it has seen.

# australia - Thursday 29 November, 2018

From The42 Rugby Australia hang up on Jake White after Wallabies coach bid Call Me

Rugby Australia hang up on Jake White after Wallabies coach bid

White has offered to replace under-siege Michael Cheika ahead of the World Cup.

Australia's egg-laying duck-billed platypus population is under threat

A three-year survey of the duck-billed animal suggested its numbers had fallen by 30%.

# australia - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

# australia - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Sleeping pilot overflies Australian island destination by almost 30 miles

The pilot, who has not been identified, was the only person aboard the twin-propeller plane.

# australia - Saturday 24 November, 2018

From The42 Cheika slams referee Peyper for 'ludicrous decision' on Farrell tackle Tackle Laws

Cheika slams referee Peyper for 'ludicrous decision' on Farrell tackle

The Australia head coach was understandably upset with the England fly-half’s technique.

From The42 Cheika denies trying to cover up reason for Beale axing Rugby

Cheika denies trying to cover up reason for Beale axing

Kurtley Beale and Adam Ashley-Cooper breached team protocol by inviting three women back to their hotel room.

# australia - Friday 23 November, 2018

From The42 Wallabies' backs to the wall but 'disarray' a little bit harsh, insists Cheika Men At Work

Wallabies' backs to the wall but 'disarray' a little bit harsh, insists Cheika

Michael Cheika says Australia will ‘have a good time’ at Twickenham as they look to put breaches of team discipline behind them.

# australia - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Red haze: Sydney has been hit by a 500km dust storm Australia This post contains videos

Red haze: Sydney has been hit by a 500km dust storm

The dust has been whipped up by some of the worst droughts in the nation for hundreds of years.

# australia - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Three men charged in Melbourne were planning to attack crowded areas of city, police say

The arrests come less than two weeks after a stabbing rampage left two dead.

# australia - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Swimmer killed by stingray and two mauled by sharks in Australia

The man was killed in the waters off Tasmania.

# australia - Saturday 17 November, 2018

From The42 'When we play like that and we are not rewarded, I'm angry': O'Shea fumes at disallowed Italy try Response

'When we play like that and we are not rewarded, I'm angry': O'Shea fumes at disallowed Italy try

Tito Tebaldi’s first-half try was ruled out as Italy came up short against Australia.

# australia - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

From The42 Tuilagi on course to end 32-month England absence against the Wallabies Manu Mission

Tuilagi on course to end 32-month England absence against the Wallabies

The last of centre Tuilagi’s 26 England caps came against Wales at Twickenham in March 2016.

Three men found guilty of plotting Christmas terror attacks in Melbourne

The court was told the men had bought machetes and ingredients to make homemade bombs.

From The42 'I wouldn't be thinking of going down that road' - Kernan on GAA clubs getting compo for AFL signings Joe Kernan

'I wouldn't be thinking of going down that road' - Kernan on GAA clubs getting compo for AFL signings

A group of young Gaelic footballers have made the move to Australia in recent weeks.

Irish woman who killed her fiance in Sydney says she feared him but 'loved him dearly'

A prosecutor noted that Cathrina Cahill previously told police she did not fear him.

# australia - Monday 12 November, 2018

From The42 Ireland hammered by Australia in World T20 opener Group B

Ireland hammered by Australia in World T20 opener

Alyssa Healy made history as the tournament favourites earned a nine-wicket victory in Guyana.

Court told woman was motivated by 'spite and revenge' in Australia strawberry needle case

A 50-year-old woman was arrested and charged yesterday with seven counts of contaminating goods.

# australia - Sunday 11 November, 2018

From The42 Free-taking competition in Sydney sees Galway claim inaugural Wild Geese Trophy Hurling Down Under

Free-taking competition in Sydney sees Galway claim inaugural Wild Geese Trophy

The Tribesmen looked down and out when they trailed by 14 points towards the end of the first half.

Woman arrested over Australia strawberry needle scare

The Australian government has raised the maximum sentence for fruit tampering to 15 years.

# australia - Friday 9 November, 2018

The 5 at 5: Friday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Melbourne stabbing rampage being treated as terrorist attack

One man was killed and two others were injured in the incident.

# australia - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Train in Australia travels for 92 kilometres with no driver before being derailed

The train’s driver momentarily stepped off the locomotive to inspect an issue with one of the train’s wagons.

Australian man killed in shark attack on Great Barrier Reef

The 33-year-old died after being airlifted to a mainland hospital.

# australia - Friday 2 November, 2018

Australian man sentenced to 10 years in jail for assisting wife's suicide

The judge said Graham Morant “took advantage” of a “sick and depressed woman”.

Father of Irishman killed by fiancée in Australia died of 'broken heart', court hears

Victim impact statements were read yesterday by four of David Walsh’s brothers in the case against Cathrina Cahill.

# australia - Thursday 1 November, 2018

From The42 Closing in on All-Irelands again, the 'player-manager' in Shefflin and keeping Cody for a 21st season Wild Colonial Boys

Closing in on All-Irelands again, the 'player-manager' in Shefflin and keeping Cody for a 21st season

Kilkenny defender Cillian Buckley is travelling to Australia for a clash against Galway in the Wild Geese Trophy.

# australia - Monday 29 October, 2018

Irish people up to the age of 35 will now be eligible for Australian working visa

The change will take effect from this week, allowing more Irish people the chance to get an Australian working visa.

# australia - Saturday 27 October, 2018

From The42 Brilliant Barrett steers ruthless All Blacks to Bledisloe Cup whitewash Clean Sweep This post contains videos

Brilliant Barrett steers ruthless All Blacks to Bledisloe Cup whitewash

New Zealand out-half Beauden Barrett scored his sixth try in three Tests against Australia this year.

# australia - Friday 26 October, 2018

From The42 Jordan Larmour nominated for World Rugby award after outstanding year for club and country Tuxedo Time

Jordan Larmour nominated for World Rugby award after outstanding year for club and country

The Ireland international is one of three in the running to win Breakthrough Player of the Year.

# australia - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Irish woman pleads guilty to killing fiancé David Walsh in Sydney

David Walsh, who was a father of three young girls, was stabbed to death at his home in February 2017.

# australia - Monday 22 October, 2018

'Evil, dark crimes': Australian PM apologises to thousands of victims of child sex abuse

The state apology comes after a five-year Royal Commission into child sex abuse.

# australia - Sunday 21 October, 2018

From The42 Ireland's second fastest marathon runner ever on representing Australia and realising her potential at 41 Late Beginner

Ireland's second fastest marathon runner ever on representing Australia and realising her potential at 41

Mayo native Sinead Diver reflects on her phenomenal Melbourne Marathon triumph.

# australia - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Surfer escapes shark attack at nudist beach by 'punching it until it let go'

“It’s the Australian thing to do now, isn’t it?” the surfer said.

# australia - Thursday 18 October, 2018

From The42 Down Under! Ireland international O'Sullivan seals move to Australia after stellar campaign in North Carolina Australia

Down Under! Ireland international O'Sullivan seals move to Australia after stellar campaign in North Carolina

Cork midfielder Denise O’Sullivan has joined Canberra United as the club’s guest player for 2018/19.

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