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800 people march in Sydney protest against forced closure of remote Indigenous

800 people march in Sydney protest against forced closure of remote Indigenous … An estimated 800 people marched through Sydney city on Friday night to protest against the forced closure of remote Aboriginal communities. The march, from Belmore Park in Haymarket to the Aboriginal Tent Embassy in Redfern, comes after Tony Abbott … Full News here […]

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Mental health services face closure

ONLINE mental health program Mindspot, which has helped up to 30,000 people, will have to shut down its programs in 20 days unless funding comes through. Full News here – NEWS.com.au | The Nation

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Cyclists protest closure of Sydney's main north-south cycleway

Cyclists protest closure of Sydney's main north-south cycleway About 300 of Sydney's cyclists congregated in Hyde Park on Sunday to protest the Baird government's proposal to rip up a main north-south cycleway running through the city. The protesters mounted their bicycles and rode down the College Street cycleway … Full News here – Read more […]

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Cyclists protest closure of Sydney's main north-south cycleway

Cyclists protest closure of Sydney's main north-south cycleway About 300 of Sydney's cyclists congregated in Hyde Park on Sunday to protest the Baird government's proposal to rip up a main north-south cycleway running through the city. The protesters mounted their bicycles and rode down the College Street cycleway … Full News here – Read more […]

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Sydney call centre closure to affect 130 people

Sydney call centre closure to affect 130 people Sykes Inc. announced Tuesday it would close its Sydney call centre effective Jan 30. The decision affects approximately 130 employees. A spokeswoman said some employees would have the option of becoming “home-based agents,” while others would … Full News here – Read more on Cape Breton Post

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Roof leak forces closure of the Sydney Opera House

Roof leak forces closure of the Sydney Opera House But it's not the original Sydney Opera House in Australia that has sprung a leak. Instead, it's the dodgy knock-off in China. The replica, and we use the term loosely, was a waterfront restaurant in Fuxin in the northern Liaoning province. It was … Full News […]

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Labor rejects Manus, Nauru closure

UPDATE: LABOR MPs have voted down a motion put forward by two colleagues calling for the party to abandon support for offshore processing. Full News here – NEWS.com.au | The Nation

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Sydney women's shelters face closure

Sydney women's shelters face closure Previous Next Hide Grid. Image. 1/. Video. Audio. More than two dozen specialist women's shelters could be forced to close in metropolitan Sydney as the New South Wales government finalises a major reform into homeless services funding. Full News here – Read more on SBS

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Brotherhood Boxn: Gym for young Muslim men in Greenacre under threat of closure by Bankstown Council

A boxing gym, established after the Cronulla riots, that offers young Muslim men an alternative to getting caught up in street life and crime is facing the threat of legal action by Bankstown Council. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Holden reverses Aust engineering closure

HOLDEN has reversed its decision to close its Australian engineering operation, but confirms it will be scaled back and will mainly re-tune imported cars. Full News here – NEWS.com.au | National Breaking News

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Alcoa closure leaves workers angry and industry uncertain

Aluminium giant Alcoa’s announcement that it will close facilities in Victoria and NSW has some angry at the short notice and others worried about the knock-on effect it could have for the Geelong region and the manufacturing sector. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Hundreds gather at Veterans Affairs office in Sydney to protest closure

Hundreds gather at Veterans Affairs office in Sydney to protest closure The protesters wore black arm bands as they demonstrated outside the offices in Kelowna, Saskatoon, Brandon, Thunder Bay, Windsor, Sydney, Charlottetown and Corner Brook. A ninth office has already closed in Prince George, B.C.. The government has … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Thousands attend Sydney rally protesting closure of Veterans Affairs office

Thousands attend Sydney rally protesting closure of Veterans Affairs office That was the message that Shirley Rhymes had for veterans who are concerned about the planned closure of Sydney's Veteran's Affairs Canada office. © Cape Breton Post photo. Residents showed their concern at a rally protesting the closure of the Sydney … Full News here – […]

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NSW school inspectors recommend closure of Australia’s largest Muslim school

Australia’s largest Muslim school is facing imminent closure after NSW Board of Studies inspectors recommended its registration not be renewed in 2014. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Shark forces closure of popular WA beach

A SHARK sighting has forced the closure of Perth’s popular Cottesloe beach. Full News here – NEWS.com.au | National Breaking News

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