Author: Veronica Hope

Albany Premier Hotel burnt down by licensee

Yet another historic pub has become victim to arson. The Albany Premier Hotel, built in 1891, was significantly damaged

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No Plan B for bus driver with broken arm

By Kieren Banks at the NT News, 5th Oct 2016 A GREYHOUND bus driver battled through the pain of a

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RSL board being paid off with development $$$

By Veronica Hope, 5th October 2016 If you felt that RSLs have had more focus on profit than on veterans,

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Complete plastic bag ban edging closer

Picture: Cairns Councillor Brett Olds is leading the push for plastic bags to be banned from one Cairns Council town. Plastic

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Backpacker tax could lead to major IR reform

Editorial by Veronica Hope, 28th September 2016 The federal government have purportedly 'compromised' on a backpacker tax that would have

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Regional airports need red tape cut for tourism

Dick Smith has commented that Australian regional airports will suffocate with increasing red tape. Smith told ABC radio on 26th

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Grey nomads turning ruined town into attraction

From over the horizon, the first caravan appears. Tagging along behind are two more. Seven hours north of Adelaide, the

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Ciobo – a minister with tourism credentials

Listen to Steven Ciobo on Radio National TTN, 22nd July 2016: The new Minister for Trade, Investment and Tourism is someone

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Indigenous help with northern bleaching observations

Indigenous rangers on the frontline of coral bleaching in remote Australia By the National Reporting Team's Kate Wild Updated Mon at

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$190 fee to tourists must go: Osmond

Why Australian visas for Chinese travellers need to be cheaper By Margy Osmond, June 22, 2016, First published in the Sydney

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