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Holy carp! Perth’s urban fishermen take to the drains

This 15kg cod was found in a Canning Vale lake. Giant Murray River cod found in Canning Vale lake Following the story about a monster Murray River cod pulled from a Canning Vale lake last week, Perth’s urban fishing community has weighed in with another “tail” to tip the scales. Clay Anderson of Langford sent […]

November 27th, 2014
Topic: Fish, SPORTS & RACING Tags: , , , , , , ,

RETIRED NRL FOOTBALL LEGEND WARNS BUSH FOOTY PLAYERS ABOUT PERFORMANCE ENHANCING DRUGS

WARNING TO FOOTBALLERS IN THE BUSH TO BE WARY OF DRUGS NRL legend Petero Civoniceva says a ground-up approach is needed to effectively eradicate drugs in sport and to ensure the use of illicit drugs does not filter down to regional competitions. It’s been two weeks since the Australian Crime Commission named Australian Football League […]

February 21st, 2013
Topic: DRUGS, PEOPLE, SPORTS & RACING Tags: , , , , , ,

AUSTRALIAN CAR RACING FACILITIES AT PHILLIP ISLAND UPGRADED WITH A $3M PLUS FACELIFT

MULTIMILLION DOLLAR FACELIFT FOR CAR RACING FACILITIES AT PHILLIP ISLAND RACING CIRCUIT AUSTRALIA Australia’s motorsport mecca is in the midst of its first major facelift in 14 years, with the island’s hallowed 4.4 km (2.7 mile) race circuit being treated this week to a $3 million resurface to create the smoothest, fastest race track in […]

December 20th, 2012
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GREEN MOON WINS THE MELBOURNE CUP HIGHLIGHTS OF THE RACE

Melbourne Cup 2012: How they finished Owner Lloyd Williams has won his fourth Melbourne Cup and jet-setting jockey Brett Prebble his first after the Hong Kong-based rider gave Green Moon “the ride of my life” to score in the $6.2 million race. Green Moon Rising …. the winner of the 2012 Melbourne Cup. Photo: Jason […]

November 6th, 2012
Topic: Horses, NATIONAL INTEREST, SPORTS & RACING Tags: , , , ,

BARRAMUNDI BACK ON THE MENU IN QUEENSLAND

Barra back in business News release | 09 February, 2011 Fishermen from the Gulf of Carpentaria and right along Queensland´s east coast have reason to celebrate with the barramundi season officially underway. In the Gulf, the season kicked off at midday on Australia Day, while fishers on the east coast were able to start taking […]

March 27th, 2011
Topic: ANIMALS & STOCK, Fish, FOOD DRINK, SPORTS & RACING Tags: , , , ,

PUT ON YOUR HIGH HEEL SNEAKERS CAUSE WE ARE GOING OUT TODAY

SEE YOU AT THE TORBANLEA PICNIC RACES @ QUEENSLAND HI, It’s that time again! Thought I should give you as much notice as possible… Planning for the annual Torbanlea Picnic Races on Saturday October 16 is well underway. This year, like 2009, Wide Bay Rural Weekly is a major media partner, and will feature the […]

August 26th, 2010
Topic: ENTERTAINMENT, EVENTS FAIRS SHOWS, FASHION STYLE GROOMING, NEWSPAPERS ADVERTISING, NOTICES INVITATIONS, SOCIALS GROUPS, SPORTS & RACING Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

COUNTRY LIFE IN AUSTRALIA NOW HAS A NEW PRESENCE

AUSTRALIANS NOW HAVE A SOURCE OF INFORMATION ABOUT RURAL COUNTRY LIFE ON THE LAND. WATCH HERE FOR GREAT INFO ENJOY YOUR JOURNEY This site will report on the many aspects of  what rural life [with it’s ups and downs] consists of. The varied and rewarding & sometimes painful life can present some challenges but well […]

August 11th, 2010
Topic: AGRICULTURE, ANIMALS & STOCK, ARTICLES STORIES, BOOKS MAGS PUBLICATIONS, BUSINESSES SELF EMPLOYMENT, CLASSIFIEDS, COMICS CARTOONS JOKES, COMMUNICATIONS, COUNTRY LIFESTYLES, EDUCATION TRAINING, ENTERTAINMENT, EVENTS FAIRS SHOWS, FASHION STYLE GROOMING, FRUIT VEG SMALL CROPS, GOVERNMENT, INVENTIONS, JOB WORK OPPORTUNITIES, LATEST PRODUCTS, MACHINERY EQUIPMENT, MEDICAL, MINING OIL GAS, NATIVE TITLE LAND RIGHTS, NEWSPAPERS ADVERTISING, NOTICES INVITATIONS, PEOPLE, PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT, PESTS DISEASES BACTERIA VIRUSES, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, RENEWABLE ENERGY, RESOURCES MINERALS, SOCIALS GROUPS, SOILS EROSION, SOLAR ENERGY, SPORTS & RACING, TOURISM & ACCOMMODATION, VEHICLES TRANSPORT, WATER & IRRIGATION, WEATHER Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,