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Rescued bushwalker was ‘losing hope’ following two days in Tasmanian wilderness

Posted December 08, 2015 11:03:42 A Tasmanian bushwalker who spent two days lost in the wilderness on the state’s west coast says he was losing hope that he would be discovered. On Saturday afternoon 75-year-old Harry Gruner left his two walking companions at a remote hut in the Mount Dundas area and headed to Fraser…


WA bushfire-prone zones to be known in days

Updated December 04, 2015 22:09:49 Photo: A fire which destroyed 71 homes in Roleystone prompted hard new creating regulations for fire prevention, which will be released in coming days. Connected Story: German backpackers, farmer believed dead in Esperance fires Associated Story: Difficult rules on creating in WA bushfire prone regions ‘will be costly’ There are…


Early days but late nights for climate change negotiators in Paris

Posted December 04, 2015 10:53:48 It is nevertheless early days in the two-week extended negotiations for a new international agreement to limit climate alter, but negotiators are currently operating into the early hours of the morning. Key points: Friday deadline to lock in globe-wide deal to limit global warming Final agreement expected to limit boost…


The lady who celebrates Christmas 365 days a year

Posted December 01, 2015 13:15:59 Photo: Jane Dawes enjoys being surrounded by Christmas all year round as a prop residence director. (612 ABC Brisbane: Jessica Hinchliffe ) Meet Mrs Christmas: a Brisbane decorator who has been organizing, celebrating and organising festive cheer each day of the year for a lot more than two decades. For…