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Final Piece Of Memorial Drive Roof Redevelopment Lowered Into Place Davis Cup Tennis Competition 1900-2019 Bruny Island Lighthouse Development Under Consideration Fed Cup Tennis Competition 1963-2019 Great Tennis Player Margaret Court Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan 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
 
Final Piece Of Memorial Drive Roof Redevelopment Lowered Into Place

Final Piece Of Memorial Drive Roof Redevelopment Lowered Into Place

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall South Australia Minister for Recreation Sport and Racing Corey Wingard Memorial Drive Roof In Place As Venus Williams Signs On For 2020 Tournament Victor P Taffa Final piece of the Marshall Government’s $10 Million Memorial Drive roof redevelopment has been lowered into place with official completion just weeks away, ahead […]

Davis Cup Tennis Competition 1900-2019

Davis Cup Tennis Competition 1900-2019

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 […]

Bruny Island Lighthouse Development Under Consideration

Bruny Island Lighthouse Development Under Consideration

Tasmania Minister for Environment Parks and Heritage Peter Gutwein New Development For Bruny Island Lighthouse Victor P Taffa Latest exciting development through the Hodgman Government’s rigorous and transparent EOI process will progress to lease and license negotiations.   Bruny Island Safaris’ proposal for Cape Bruny Lighthouse Station will protect and repurpose three existing heritage buildings, […]

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 […]

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

27 November 2019

ISPUT Daily Visits And Page Views Over Last 30 Days Victor P Taffa 8 Visits For 15 December 2019 With Day Incomplete 1,124 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 1,353 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 16 November 2019-15 December 2019 Visits for 15 December 2019 are 8 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

27 November 2019

The Southern Thunderer (TST) Daily Visits And Page Views Over Last 30 Days Victor P Taffa 14 Visits For 15 December 2019 With Day Incomplete 1,409 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 2,059 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 16 November 2019-15 December 2019 Visits for 15 December 2019 are 14 With Day […]

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Flinders’ Police Houses To Get Major Makeover

Flinders’ Police Houses To Get Major Makeover

15 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Mark Shelton Major Makeover For Flinders’ Police Houses Victor P Taffa Police houses on Flinders Island have received a $735,000 makeover as part of the Hodgman Government’s commitment to improve housing for Police officers in remote and country towns across Tasmania. This follows the $750,000 renovation of […]

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Hobart Welcomes The Gloaming

Hobart Welcomes The Gloaming

15 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for the Arts Elise Archer The Gloaming Premieres In Hobart Victor P Taffa Tasmanian cast and crew members have been treated to a special sneak-peak of Tasmanian drama series The Gloaming, hosted by Australian streaming giant Stan. Stan executives will join star Ewen Leslie, producers Vicki Madden, Fiona McConaghy and John Molloy to […]

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Posted in Literary & Arts

Yehudi Blacher Appointed Monitor To City Of Whittlesea

Yehudi Blacher Appointed Monitor To City Of Whittlesea

15 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek Monitor Appointed To City Of Whittlesea Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has appointed a monitor to examine the governance and operations of City of Whittlesea. Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek today appointed Yehudi Blacher, following a request by the Chief Municipal Inspector to install a monitor at […]

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Posted in Politics

Comeng Trains Fitted With State-Of-The-Art Technology

Comeng Trains Fitted With State-Of-The-Art Technology

15 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Public Transport Melissa Horne State-Of-The-Art Technology Fitted To Comeng Trains Victor P Taffa Major upgrades of Metro Train’s Comeng fleet will give passengers clearer and simpler journey information to get them where they need to go. A Comeng test train fitted with upgraded communications equipment is now taking passengers on the Metro […]

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Winning Names For 3 New Geraldton Port Tug Boats Chosen

Winning Names For 3 New Geraldton Port Tug Boats Chosen

15 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Ports Alannah MacTiernan New Geraldton Tugs Named Victor P Taffa Winning names for 3 new tug boats at Geraldton Port chosen from more than 150 entries Abrolhos, Wilu and North to arrive at the Port in 2020 3 new tugs at the Port of Geraldton will be named to reflect the […]

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Latest Sports Funding Round Winner Is Country Western Australia

Latest Sports Funding Round Winner Is Country Western Australia

15 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray Country Western Australia The Big Winner In Latest Sports Funding Round Victor P Taffa 16 regional and 5 metropolitan groups share in $697,000 to support grassroots sport State Government’s Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund helps increase participation in sport and recreation by developing quality local […]

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Posted in Sport

Albany Radiation Oncology Service Being Developed

Albany Radiation Oncology Service Being Developed

14 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Health Roger Cook New Albany Radiation Oncology Service On Track Victor P Taffa Business case complete, design and development phase underway A site in the hospital has been chosen for the new Great Southern cancer service $13 Million McGowan Government investment to deliver the Albany based radiation oncology service on track […]

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Posted in Health

Western Australian-Bred Apple Being Developed

Western Australian-Bred Apple Being Developed

14 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Agriculture and Food Alannah MacTiernan Work Underway To Deliver Sweet Deal For Western Australian-Bred Apple Victor P Taffa State Government progressing plans to take a unique, Manjimup-bred apple to the world International commercialisation process underway for the variety ANAPB 01 State Government is progressing plans to take a Manjimup-bred apple notable […]

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Posted in Agriculture

Central Lockyer Farmers To Have Clear Modern Water Management System

Central Lockyer Farmers To Have Clear Modern Water Management System

14 December 2019

Queensland Minister for Natural Resources Anthony Lynham Water Move Offers Growth For Central Lockyer Farmers Victor P Taffa Central Lockyer farmers and businesses will have a clear, modern water management system to help them grow their businesses and create jobs from February next year. Minister for Natural Resources Anthony Lynham said an amended Moreton Water […]

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Logan Hospital To Get New 8-Level Car Park

Logan Hospital To Get New 8-Level Car Park

14 December 2019

Queensland Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Steven Miles New Car Park On The Way For Logan Hospital Victor P Taffa Logan Hospital will get a new an 8-level car park for patients, visitors and staff thanks to a $61.92 million investment announced by the Palaszczuk Government today. Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Steven […]

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Ian Press SC Appointed To The District Court

Ian Press SC Appointed To The District Court

14 December 2019

South Australia Attorney-General Vickie Chapman Prosecutor Appointed To The District Court Victor P Taffa Respected prosecutor Ian Press SC has been appointed to South Australia’s District Court. Attorney-General Vickie Chapman said Mr. Press would commence work on January 20, shortly before the retirement of Judge Sydney Tilmouth in February next year. “With more than 30 […]

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Marshall Govt Launches Construction Work At Modbury Hospital

Marshall Govt Launches Construction Work At Modbury Hospital

14 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Health and Wellbeing Stephen Wade Hospital Construction Launch Heralds Patient Care Boost Victor P Taffa Job-creating construction work at Modbury Hospital, which will ease pressures on emergency departments and boost patient care when finished, has today been launched by the Marshall Government. Minister for Health and Wellbeing, Stephen Wade, said the […]

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Known Carer Adoptions Up 300% In 10 Years

Known Carer Adoptions Up 300% In 10 Years

14 December 2019

Australian Institute Of Health and Welfare Adoptions By Known Carers Up Over 300% In The Past Decade Victor P Taffa Overall number of children adopted by Australians fell from 330 in 2017–18 to 310 in 2018–19—but more children are being adopted by known carers, and the overall number of adoptions has risen by 12% since […]

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Posted in Welfare Services

British General Election 2019

British General Election 2019

13 December 2019

Boris Johnson Vindicated Victor P Taffa Boris Johnson has led his Conservative Party to a landslide victory on the backdrop of the Brexit Referendum and the desire of the people to leave Europe. Conservative Party Leader and Prime Minister-elect Boris Johnson always stood with the British people who voted to walk out of Europe in […]

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Post-Christmas Revamp For West Gate Bridge

Post-Christmas Revamp For West Gate Bridge

13 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford West Gate Bridge Set For Post-Christmas Revamp Victor P Taffa Andrews Government will get on with important maintenance work on Melbourne’s iconic West Gate Bridge to strengthen the road for the hundreds of thousands of motorists who rely on it every day. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the […]

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The Basin Primary School To Be Upgraded

The Basin Primary School To Be Upgraded

13 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Upgrades For The Basin Primary School Victor P Taffa Significant upgrades will soon get underway at The Basin Primary School, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited school to announce $1.44 Million for upgrade works on the school’s oval, to […]

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Posted in Education

Plans Progress For New Viewing Shelter At Dove Lake As Tenders Called For

Plans Progress For New Viewing Shelter At Dove Lake As Tenders Called For

13 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for Environment Parks and Heritage Peter Gutwein Tenders Called For New Viewing Shelter At Dove Lake Victor P Taffa Cradle Mountain is one of Tasmania’s iconic visitor destinations and a major draw card for the North-West. Hodgman Government understands as visitation to our parks increase, so must our investment in parks infrastructure, Minister […]

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Posted in Environment

Treasurer Releases September Quarterly Report

Treasurer Releases September Quarterly Report

13 December 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein September Quarterly Report Victor P Taffa September Quarterly Report on the 2019-20 Budget has been released and is available on Treasury’s website, Treasurer Peter Gutwein said. Report shows the budget is on track and the quarterly outcome is similar to previous first quarter results. This is due primarily to cash flow […]

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Solid Surplus On Track For New South Wales Budget

Solid Surplus On Track For New South Wales Budget

13 December 2019

New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet New South Wales Budget On Track To Deliver Solid Surplus Victor P Taffa Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has today released the New South Wales Half-Yearly Review (HYR), confirming the continued strength of the State’s Budget despite challenges such as the worst drought on record, recent volatility in the housing market […]

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$903 Million Increase For New South Wales Generations Fund

$903 Million Increase For New South Wales Generations Fund

13 December 2019

New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet New South Wales Generations Fund Grows By $903 Million Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government has released its first New South Wales Generations Fund (NGF) annual report, which shows the sovereign wealth fund delivered $903 Million in absolute investment returns in its first 7 months. NGF balance has […]

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