Tag: Australian

Australian bee’s head-banging pollination technique captured on video

Posted December 15, 2015 01:23:13 External Link: The super slow motion video shows less than a single second in actual time Map: Australia Honeybees may get all the rock star focus, but the humble Australian native blue-banded bee is a accurate head banger. Scientists have captured the distinctive pollination techniques of the bee (Amegilla murrayensis)…


Former South Australian premier John Bannon dies aged 72

Posted December 13, 2015 18:08:17 Former South Australian premier John Bannon has died, aged 72, following fighting a extreme illness for many years. The former Labor leader passed away surrounded by family members nowadays. Mr Bannon led the Labor Party to Government at the 1982 election, where he became premier and treasurer. He held the…


Can Australian producers endure oil at $40 a barrel?

Updated December 09, 2015 21:28:44 Australian investors in oil and gas companies who have been watching in dismay the collapse in value of their holdings are unlikely to be comforted to know the organizations are nevertheless way overvalued compared to present spot prices. This might be hard to fathom given the outsized hit Australian drillers…


‘Slow’ Australian greyhounds languish at Macau racetrack

Updated December 09, 2015 17:44:51 Hundreds of Australian greyhounds deemed as well slow for Australian racing by their trainers and owners have been exported to Asia, in breach of racing rules, where they are languishing in shocking circumstances. The greyhound regulator is so concerned about the welfare of the dogs that it has lobbied the…


Australian tax method ‘resembles 1950s’: Australian Public Service head

Posted December 08, 2015 21:13:58 Australian living standards are slipping, the tax technique resembles the 1950s and an “adult” debate over tax reform is needed, Australia’s subsequent prime public servant has stated. Martin Parkinson, the incoming secretary of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, told a organization lunch in Sydney the tax program was…


Courtney Barnett, Tame Impala among Australian Grammy nominees

Posted December 08, 2015 01:38:52 Courtney Barnett and Tame Impala are amongst the couple of Australian artists who scored nominations for this year’s Grammy awards, with US pop royalty Taylor Swift and rapper Kendrick Lamar dominating the list. Barnett, who was crowned Australia’s ideal female artist and best breakthrough artist at this year’s ARIA awards,…


Holman wins Australian PGA Championship in playoff

Posted December 06, 2015 17:30:17 Victorian Nathan Holman has taken out the Australian PGA Championship at Royal Pines in a playoff against Harold Varner III and Dylan Frittelli. Holman shot a final-round 73 to finish even par all round right after four difficult days alongside Varner and Frittelli, with bogeys on 17 and 18 pulling…


Former Australian bikie’s suspected killer ‘fled to Cambodia’

Updated December 03, 2015 01:58:05 An Australian man suspected of major the abduction and murder of a former member of the Hells Angels group in Thailand has fled to Cambodia, Thai police say. Antonio Bagnato has been named by Thai police as the leader of a 5-man team that beat Wayne Rodney Schneider unconscious and…


Generating ‘magic’ for Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art

Posted December 01, 2015 11:33:13 A massive inflatable glass sculpture of a flaming auto inside a bottle will serve as a magical entree to lure unsuspecting passersby to explore subsequent year’s Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art. The precise dimensions of the operate by Adelaide glass sculptor Tom Moore have but to be given his final…


Who was your leading Australian athlete of 2015?

This service could include material from Agence France-Presse (AFP), APTN, Reuters, AAP, CNN and the BBC Planet Service which is copyright and can not be reproduced. AEDT = Australian Eastern Daylight Savings Time which is 11 hours ahead of UTC (Greenwich Imply Time) Agen Sabung Ayam