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World’s Largest Tram Network Can’t Swerve Fed Cup Tennis Competition 1963-2019 Great Tennis Player Margaret Court Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan South West Visitor Numbers Up 12.6 % Year To June 2019 Davis Cup Tennis Competition Since 1900 Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines Wynyard Tram Tunnels Were Designed For Trains
 
World’s Largest Tram Network Can’t Swerve

World’s Largest Tram Network Can’t Swerve

Victoria Minister for Public Transport Melissa Horne Urging Drivers To Take Care Around Trams Victor P Taffa Drivers are being warned to take extra care around trams as part of a new campaign from the Andrews Government. Trams Can’t Swerve campaign follows a worrying increase in collisions between trams and cars over the last few […]

Fed Cup Tennis Competition 1963-2019

Fed Cup Tennis Competition 1963-2019

Fed Cup Tennis Team Competition Victor P Taffa Fed Cup is the premier international team event in women’s tennis and is run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF). Fed Cup was launched in 1963 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the International Tennis Federation (ITF). Until 1995 the competition was known as the Federation Cup. […]

Great Tennis Player Margaret Court

Great Tennis Player Margaret Court

Margaret Court Transcended Both Amateur And Professional Eras Victor P Taffa Sport of Tennis has had many great players in both Amateur and Professional eras however if there was one player who transcended both it was Margaret Court. Margaret Court for many reasons can be regarded as the greatest Tennis Player either Male or Female […]

Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan

Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan

Tasmania Minister for Primary Industries and Water Guy Barnett Sustainable Growth For Salmon Industry Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government strongly supports responsible and sustainable growth in the Salmon Industry, which provides thousands of direct and indirect jobs, many of which are in regional areas. Through our Sustainable Industry Growth Plan for the Salmon Industry, we […]

South West Visitor Numbers Up 12.6 % Year To June 2019

South West Visitor Numbers Up 12.6 % Year To June 2019

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan South-West Region Continues To Attract And Delight Tourists Victor P Taffa South-West visitor numbers up 12.6 % to 3.2 Million between June 2018-June 2019 Visitors spend climbed from $1.346 Million to $1.725 Million over the same 12 months Comes on top of opening of Margaret River HEART multi-purpose centre 25 […]

Davis Cup Tennis Competition Since 1900

Davis Cup Tennis Competition Since 1900

Davis Cup Tennis Team Competition Victor P Taffa Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men’s tennis and is run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF). Davis Cup is contested annually between teams from competing countries in a knock-out format. Women’s equivalent of the Davis Cup is the Fed Cup. Australia, Czech Republic […]

Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks

Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks

High Speed Rail Operates On Heavy Rail Tracks Victor P Taffa Capital City-Capital City High Speed Rail (HSR Aka Japan’s Bullet Train) is essentially a Heavy Rail Train that operates at 500 km/h. Capital City-Capital City High Speed Rail includes a Roll-on Roll-off Rail Ferry across Bass Strait. HSR travels on Heavy Rail Tracks that […]

Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons

Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons

Railway Facts And Figures Victor P Taffa Railway Planners and Politicians who do not know or ignore the Past cannot Plan for the Present let alone the Future. Given what has gone on with closure of Branch Railways throughout New South Wales it would seem rather mad capped for the North West Railway Line under […]

Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines

Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines

SAY YES TO HEAVY RAIL: SAY NO TO METRO RAIL Victor P Taffa         Country New South Wales had many Branch Railway Lines closed and replaced by more costly bus services. The Newcastle Line is next and it would seem that this policy is driven by Baron Richard Beeching in the U.K. […]

Wynyard Tram Tunnels Were Designed For Trains

Wynyard Tram Tunnels Were Designed For Trains

Victor P Taffa Sydney Harbour Bridge opened on 19 March 1932 catering for 6 undivided road lanes and 4 Railway Lines. 2 Western side Railway Lines continue to take trains to and from the North Shore. 2 Eastern side Railway Lines were intended initially for a Railway to the Northern Beaches that was abandoned in […]

ISPUT Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

ISPUT Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

30 September 2019

ISPUT Daily Visits And Page Views Over Last 30 Days Victor P Taffa 10 Visits For 21 November 2019 With Day Incomplete 1,230 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 1,526 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 22 October 2019-21 November 2019 Visits for 21 November 2019 are 10 With Day Incomplete. Visits for […]

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The Southern Thunderer Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

The Southern Thunderer Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

30 September 2019

The Southern Thunderer (TST) Daily Visits And Page Views Over Last 30 Days Victor P Taffa 11 Visits For 21 November 2019 With Day Incomplete 1,985 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 2,672 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 21 October 2019-20 November 2019 Visits for 21 November 2019 are 11 With Day […]

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Wimmera Southern Mallee Workforce Solutions Supported By Andrews Govt

Wimmera Southern Mallee Workforce Solutions Supported By Andrews Govt

20 November 2019

Victoria Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes Supporting The Wimmera Southern Mallee Workforce Victor P Taffa Local industry leaders, employers and workers have come together with the Andrews Government in the Wimmera Southern Mallee region today to find solutions to attracting, retaining and training local workers. Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes, Minister for Jobs, […]

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Victoria’s Electronic Identification For Sheep And Goats Almost Completed

Victoria’s Electronic Identification For Sheep And Goats Almost Completed

20 November 2019

Victoria Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes Strong Traceability For Our Valuable Sheep Industry Victor P Taffa Victoria’s transition to electronic identification for sheep and goats is now almost complete, with the Andrews Government supporting the change to make the state’s livestock industry more innovative and efficient. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today visited Horsham Regional […]

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Pork Industry Prepared For African Swine Fever

Pork Industry Prepared For African Swine Fever

20 November 2019

Queensland Minister for Agricultural Industry Development Mark Furner Prepare Now To Save Our Bacon Victor P Taffa Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries Mark Furner is praising the pork industry for its preparations for a possible incursion of African Swine Fever in Australia or Queensland. “This month, we met for the second time with […]

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Michael Zitha Employed As Torres Strait Biosecurity Officer

Michael Zitha Employed As Torres Strait Biosecurity Officer

20 November 2019

Queensland Minister for Agricultural Industry Development Mark Furner New Indigenous Biosecurity Officer On Front Line In Torres Strait Victor P Taffa Torres Strait will be better protected from pest and disease threats with the Queensland Government employing its first Indigenous biosecurity project officer for the region. Member for Cook Cynthia Lui said Torres Strait Islander […]

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Thomas Knudsen To Succeed Michael Byrne As Toll Group Managing Director

Thomas Knudsen To Succeed Michael Byrne As Toll Group Managing Director

20 November 2019

Toll Boss Byrne To Step Down Oliver Probert Michael Byrne will step down as managing director of freight and logistics firm Toll Group at the end of 2019. Thomas Knudsen, currently president of Toll’s Global Forwarding division, will be the company’s next managing director. Michael Byrne announced he would step down on 15 November. Company […]

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TST Is Winning

TST Is Winning

20 November 2019

Slaying A Big Giant Victor P Taffa TST is winning against a large media outlet. Today, 20 November 2019 at Meadowbank IGA the store was giving away FREE copies of The Daily Telegraph Newspaper. Cover Price of The Daily Telegraph is $1.90 The Daily Telegraph Tabloid Newspaper is published 6 days a week and is […]

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Albany Ring Road Expressions Of Interest Called

Albany Ring Road Expressions Of Interest Called

19 November 2019

Western Australia Minister for Transport Rita Saffioti Expressions Of Interest Called For Albany Ring Road Victor P Taffa Expressions of interest called for construction of Albany Ring Road Local jobs a key focus for project construction Albany Ring Road has reached a major milestone with expressions of interest from industry being sought for the design […]

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Environmental Assessment Commences For Morley-Ellenbrook Line

Environmental Assessment Commences For Morley-Ellenbrook Line

19 November 2019

Western Australia Minister for Transport Rita Saffioti Morley-Ellenbrook Line Environmental Assessment Commences Victor P Taffa Critical step in environmental assessment process for major METRONET project begins Environmental submissions recognise the different conditions along the alignment Morley-Ellenbrook Line will bring far reaching and long-term sustainable benefits Early works for Morley-Ellenbrook Line to start at Bayswater in […]

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Regional Water Infrastructure Legislation Passed By Parliament

Regional Water Infrastructure Legislation Passed By Parliament

19 November 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro New South Wales Minister for Water Melinda Pavey Legislation Passed To Fast Track Regional Water Infrastructure Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government has passed the Water Supply (Critical Needs) Bill 2019 that will fast track critical water infrastructure projects including dams and pipelines in Orange, Dubbo and […]

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Major Tourism Award Goes To Vivid Sydney

Major Tourism Award Goes To Vivid Sydney

19 November 2019

New South Wales Minister for Tourism Stuart Ayres Vivid Sydney Wins Major Tourism Award Victor P Taffa Vivid Sydney, the largest festival of light, music and ideas in the Southern Hemisphere, has been named New South Wales best major festival and event at the New South Wales Tourism Awards. After a record-breaking year, Vivid Sydney […]

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Women Celebrate At 25 Years In Agriculture Dinner

Women Celebrate At 25 Years In Agriculture Dinner

19 November 2019

Tasmania Minister for Primary Industries and Water Guy Barnett Celebrating 25 Years Of Women In Agriculture Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government recognises the vital contribution women make to rural industries and communities, Minister for Primary Industries and Water Guy Barnett said. Efforts of women in agriculture are in the spotlight tonight (Fri 15 Nov) at […]

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Countdown To The World Fly Fishing Championship Continues

Countdown To The World Fly Fishing Championship Continues

19 November 2019

Tasmania Minister for Primary Industries and Water Guy Barnett World Flies In For Tassie Fishing Victor P Taffa Countdown to the World Fly Fishing Championship continues with today’s announcement of the competition’s wild card entry in Launceston, Minister for Primary Industries and Water Guy Barnett said. World Fly Fishing Championship, which starts later this month, […]

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Jobs Boost With Launch Of Major New Facility In Melbourne’s West

Jobs Boost With Launch Of Major New Facility In Melbourne’s West

18 November 2019

Victoria Minister for Jobs Innovation and Trade Martin Pakula New Jobs Boost Just The Ticket For Melbourne’s West Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has support has secured for another jobs win for Victoria with ticket, tag and label manufacturer TMA Group launching a major new facility in Truganina today. “TMA is an Australian success story […]

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First Of 37,000 Sleepers Replaced On Shepparton Line

First Of 37,000 Sleepers Replaced On Shepparton Line

18 November 2019

Victoria Minister for Public Transport Melissa Horne Sleeper Replacement Works Move To Shepparton Line Victor P Taffa Andrews Government’s sleeper line replacement has moved to the next phase, with crews working through the night to replace tens-of-thousands of sleepers between Seymour-Shepparton. Minister for Public Transport Melissa Horne and Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes today […]

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Palaszczuk Govt Ramps Up Public Transport Fare Evasion Campaign

Palaszczuk Govt Ramps Up Public Transport Fare Evasion Campaign

18 November 2019

Queensland Minister for Transport and Main Roads Mark Bailey Palaszczuk Government Bolsters Public Transport Safety Victor P Taffa 8 Queenslanders have joined the ranks of TransLink’s network officers as the Palaszczuk Government ramps up its campaign against fare evasion and anti-social behaviour on public transport. New Senior Network Officers (SNO’s) will start their first shifts […]

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Improvements At Roma Saleyards Officially Opened By Minister

Improvements At Roma Saleyards Officially Opened By Minister

18 November 2019

Queensland Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe Roma Saleyards Moo-ving Right Along With $2 Million Improvements Victor P Taffa More than $2 Million in improvements at the Roma Saleyards have been officially opened by Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe. Minister Hinchliffe said the works, supported by $1.2 Million from the Local Government Grants and […]

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25 State Heritage Places To Undergo Conservation Works

25 State Heritage Places To Undergo Conservation Works

18 November 2019

South Australia Minister for Environment and Water David Speirs Heritage Grants Unlock More Than $3 Million Of Work Victor P Taffa Another 25 State Heritage places will undergo conservation works with help from a second round of grants from the Marshall Government’s SA Heritage Grants Program. This is in addition to the 27 projects that […]

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River Murray Irrigation Allocations Increase To 100 %

River Murray Irrigation Allocations Increase To 100 %

18 November 2019

South Australia Minister for Environment and Water David Speirs River Murray Water Allocations Reach 100 % Victor P Taffa South Australian River Murray irrigation allocations will increase to 100 % after an improvement in water resource availability to South Australia since the last update. Despite relatively dry conditions across the southern Murray-Darling, there have been […]

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Screen Industry Projects Being Supported By Hodgman Govt

Screen Industry Projects Being Supported By Hodgman Govt

17 November 2019

Tasmania Minister for the Arts Elise Archer Investing In Our Screen Industry’s Next Generation Victor P Taffa Tasmanian screen industry continues to thrive the under Hodgman Government with record investments in both film and television production. In 2018/19 alone we, through Screen Tasmania, invested a record $1.4 Million across 5 projects, which is estimated to […]

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Fuel Reduction Burns Underway In Tasmania

Fuel Reduction Burns Underway In Tasmania

17 November 2019

Tasmania Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Mark Shelton Ensuring Tasmania Is Bushfire Ready Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is committed to ensuring the safety of Tasmanians and their property this bushfire season. We are doing this by strategically reducing the bushfire risk across the state and investing in the Tasmania Fire Service, Minister […]

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