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Bushfire Disaster Cleanup Assistance Delivered By Nationals In Government 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
 
Bushfire Disaster Cleanup Assistance Delivered By Nationals In Government

Bushfire Disaster Cleanup Assistance Delivered By Nationals In Government

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro Nationals In Government Deliver Assistance For Bushfire Disaster Cleanup Victor P Taffa New South Wales Nationals in Government is providing disaster recovery relief to help bushfire affected communities get back on their feet as soon as possible. Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional New South Wales John Barilaro […]

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 6 December 2019 With Day Incomplete 1,078 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 1,275 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 7 November 2019-6 December 2019 Visits for 06 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 11 Visits For 6 December 2019 With Day Incomplete 1,477 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 2,133 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 7 November 2019-6 December 2019 Visits for 06 December 2019 are 11 With Day […]

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QUBE Ultima Intermodal Terminal Officially Opened By Minister

QUBE Ultima Intermodal Terminal Officially Opened By Minister

06 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Ports and Freight Melissa Horne Ultima Terminal Delivers Jobs For Northern Victoria Victor P Taffa A new rail freight terminal in Victoria’s north is delivering jobs for locals and exporting Victorian hay to the booming Asian market. Minister for Ports and Freight Melissa Horne officially opened the QUBE Ultima Intermodal Terminal today, […]

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Andrews Govt Releases 5-Year Plan Supporting Autistic Victorians

Andrews Govt Releases 5-Year Plan Supporting Autistic Victorians

06 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Disability Ageing and Carers Luke Donnellan New Plan To Support Victoria’s Autism Community Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has released a 5-year plan to provide autistic Victorians greater opportunities for choice and community participation. Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers Luke Donnellan today launched the Victorian Autism Plan with representatives of the […]

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Northern Territory Youth Round Table Meets For Last Time In 2019

Northern Territory Youth Round Table Meets For Last Time In 2019

06 December 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Territory Families Dale Wakefield Final Meeting For The 2019 Northern Territory Youth Round Table Victor P Taffa 2019 Northern Territory Youth Round Table will have their final meeting today where they will present and deliver their final projects and recommendations direct to Government for consideration. “Young people are the future leaders […]

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$36 Million Injection Into Public Housing Stimulus Program

$36 Million Injection Into Public Housing Stimulus Program

06 December 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Housing Gerry McCarthy Creating jobs And Better Housing For Territorians Victor P Taffa More than $36 Million has been injected into the Northern Territory economy through the Territory Government’s $100 Million Public Housing Stimulus Program. “Jobs and housing are key priorities for the Territory Government and our $100 Million Public Housing […]

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UWA Awarded 5-Year Contract For Western Australia Road Safety Research Centre

UWA Awarded 5-Year Contract For Western Australia Road Safety Research Centre

06 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Road Safety Michelle Roberts New Era For Road Safety Research In Western Australia Victor P Taffa UWA awarded $4.6 Million, 5-year contract for a Western Australia road safety research centre Western Australian Centre for Road Safety Research to deliver extensive program aimed at reducing road trauma in Western Australia State Government […]

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Queensland Comes To Sniff Out One Of The World’s Worst Invasive Ant Species

Queensland Comes To Sniff Out One Of The World’s Worst Invasive Ant Species

06 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Agriculture and Food Alannah MacTiernan Detection Dogs To Sniff Out Red Imported Fire Ant Victor P Taffa Two highly trained surveillance dogs deployed from Queensland to sniff out one of the world’s worst invasive ant species Detector dogs support State Government’s surveillance campaign to prevent the pest from becoming established in […]

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Level Crossing Removals Fail To Speed Up Trains

Level Crossing Removals Fail To Speed Up Trains

05 December 2019

Victoria Shadow Minister for Public Transport (Metropolitan) David Davis Billions Spent But For Slower Trains #Railfail Victor P Taffa Thousands of Melburnians are today spending more time on trains and less time at home doing the things they enjoy thanks to Labor’s slowed-down train timetables. “Melburnians deserve a reliable train service to get them to […]

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Rolling Tram Strikes Disrupt Melbourne

Rolling Tram Strikes Disrupt Melbourne

05 December 2019

Victoria Shadow Minister for Industrial Relations Nick Wakeling Another Day Of Tram Strikes Victor P Taffa Melbourne’s long-suffering tram passengers will be hit with another round of tram strikes today and again on Thursday 5 December. “Tram passengers deserve to be able to go about their lives without being stuck in the middle of this […]

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More Than 5,500 Students Take Part In Secondary Schools Triathlon Challenge

More Than 5,500 Students Take Part In Secondary Schools Triathlon Challenge

05 December 2019

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Secondary Schools Triathlon Challenge Victor P Taffa More than 5,500 Tasmanian students from 150 schools will take part in the Schools Triathlon Challenge held over 4 days in Devonport and Hobart. Event promotes an active and healthy lifestyle, and provides a pathway for students to become engaged in physical activity, Premier […]

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Stephen Cantwell Appointed Chair Of TasRail

Stephen Cantwell Appointed Chair Of TasRail

05 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael Ferguson New Chair For TasRail Victor P Taffa As Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, I’m pleased to announce that Mr. Stephen Cantwell has been appointed as Chair of TasRail from 1 January 2020, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael Ferguson said. Mr. Cantwell is a current TasRail Director […]

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Retail Turnover Flat In October 2019

Retail Turnover Flat In October 2019

05 December 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Retail Turnover Relatively Unchanged In October Victor P Taffa Australian retail turnover was relatively unchanged (0.0 %) in October 2019, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. This follows a rise of 0.2 % in September 2019. “There were falls for clothing, footwear and […]

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Australian Economy Grew 0.4 % September Quarter 2019

Australian Economy Grew 0.4 % September Quarter 2019

05 December 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Economy Grew 0.4 % In September Quarter Victor P Taffa Australian economy grew 0.4 % in seasonally adjusted chain volume terms in the September quarter 2019 and 1.7 % through the year, according to figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Economy has continued to grow however the […]

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33 Applicants Receive Share Of Second Round Music Innovation Fund

33 Applicants Receive Share Of Second Round Music Innovation Fund

05 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Education Minister John Gardner Music Innovation Fund Creating Access To Music For All Victor P Taffa 33 applicants have received a share in almost $300,000 through the second round of the State Government’s Music Innovation Fund. Successful applicants include Bains Road Preschool’s Inclusive Preschool Program, which will use the funding to […]

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Final Piece Of Memorial Drive Roof Redevelopment Lowered Into Place

Final Piece Of Memorial Drive Roof Redevelopment Lowered Into Place

05 December 2019

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 […]

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Ken Block Appointed As Victoria’s First Fire Rescue Commissioner

Ken Block Appointed As Victoria’s First Fire Rescue Commissioner

04 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville Victoria’s First Fire Rescue Commissioner Appointed Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has marked another important milestone in the modernisation of our fire services with the appointment of veteran firefighter Ken Block as Victoria’s first Fire Rescue Commissioner. “With almost 40 years of firefighting experience, Mr. Block […]

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Horsham College To Be Upgraded

Horsham College To Be Upgraded

04 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Upgrades On The Way For Horsham College Victor P Taffa Horsham College will soon have important new works undertaken, thanks to the Andrews Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited the college to announce the upgrade, with $270,000 allocated for new outdoor shade sails and upgrades to relocatable […]

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Queensland’s Top Cop Comes To Cairns

Queensland’s Top Cop Comes To Cairns

04 December 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan Police Commissioner Comes To Cairns For Community Get Together Victor P Taffa Member for Cairns, Michael Healy, will join Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll, Minister for Police Mark Ryan and Cairns Police for a free community sausage sizzle at the Cairns City Police Beat, at 5.45 pm this evening. Mr. […]

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Queensland Home To Half Of Nation’s School-Based Apprentices And Trainees

Queensland Home To Half Of Nation’s School-Based Apprentices And Trainees

04 December 2019

Queensland Minister for Training and Skills Development Shannon Fentiman Queensland Leads Nation In Higher Level VET Funding Victor P Taffa Queensland is leading the nation in increased investment in higher level vocational education and training (VET) with almost $74 Million invested to overcome skills shortages. Recent data from the National Centre for Vocational Education Research […]

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John Paul Young Headlines Line-Up At 2020 New South Wales Seniors Festival

John Paul Young Headlines Line-Up At 2020 New South Wales Seniors Festival

04 December 2019

New South Wales Acting Minister for Seniors Geoff Lee Love Is In The Air At The New South Wales Seniors Festival Victor P Taffa Australian music legend John Paul Young will headline a stellar line-up at the 2020 New South Wales Seniors Festival. John Paul Young will serenade the seniors alongside other top stars including […]

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New South Wales VET Funding Up By 20 %

New South Wales VET Funding Up By 20 %

04 December 2019

New South Wales Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education Geoff Lee New South Wales Government VET Funding Up By 20 % Victor P Taffa Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education Geoff Lee has welcomed a new report showing a significant rise in New South Wales Government funding going to the state’s vocational education and training […]

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