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# tasmania - 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.

# tasmania - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

58 fairy penguins killed in suspected dog attack in Australia

The latest grisly find comes a few months after a dozen birds were found dead in another suspected dog attack.

# tasmania - Monday 25 June, 2018

Outrage after man who beat six endangered penguins to death receives community service

20-year-old Joshua Jeffrey battered the birds with a stick while drunk on a beach in 2016.

# tasmania - Friday 22 September, 2017

Former Australian leader 'headbutted' on heated same-sex marriage campaign trail

Former prime minister Tony Abbott is a prominent opponent of the campaign for same-sex marriage in Australia.

# tasmania - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Diver killed by shark as daughter watches on

The attack occurred in an area not known for shark attacks.

# tasmania - Saturday 7 March, 2015

From The42 Ireland hold their nerve in another nail-biter to boost chances of reaching quarter-finals COYBIG

Ireland hold their nerve in another nail-biter to boost chances of reaching quarter-finals

Alex Cusack was the hero as he took two wickets in the final over.

# tasmania - Monday 17 June, 2013

Blow to the head leaves Australian woman with French accent

“It makes me so angry because I am Australian. I am not French [though] I do not have anything against the French people”

# tasmania - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Cooler weather aids Australia firefighters

Firefighters are taking advantage of cooler temperatures to quell bushfires across Australia, but warn of hotter weather will return this weekend.

# tasmania - Sunday 6 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Ireland seen from space

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# tasmania - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Sympathy over US school shooting stretches globe

World leaders have expressed their condolences over the killing and raised questions about America’s lax gun laws.

# tasmania - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Australian state's plan for smoke free generation faces opposition

The motion follows last week’s vote to introduce strict cigarette packaging laws in the whole country.