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A new anthology, Australian Poetry since 1788, includes more than 170 poets. Its contents range from Aboriginal songs to colonial ballads and contemporary concrete poems. Source: abc.net.au
Last year the cherry crop in the Young district of NSW took a beating. Flooding rains saw the fruit largely ruined. This year there's a good crop of large, well formed fruit but the start of the season has coincided with some big storms.
Peter Slipper has stepped aside as Speaker of the House of Representatives after allegations of fraud and sexual harassment were levelled against him. He 'emphatically' denied the claim of criminal behaviour involving taxpayer funded cab charges, as well as legal action launched in the Federal Court yesterday concerning sexually explicit text messages and other inappropriate behaviour towards former staffer James Ash...