Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 New South Wales, Australia

Schema-Root.org logo
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Thu. April 5, 2018

-
Nine injured in New South Wales hot air balloon crash. now. share. Source: AAP. A hot air balloon has crashed in the NSW Hunter Valley, injuring nine people. Hot air balloon. Source: 1 NEWS. The balloon, which AAP understands was being operated by Balloon Aloft Australia, came down on McDonalds Road in Pokolbin ...
CORNING - John Barilaro, Deputy Premier Minister for New South Wales, was one of three Australian officials that met Wednesday with local leaders to discuss the best practice to build a robust, sustainable economy. The Australian officials, who are currently in the preliminary stages of implementing ...

Power lines were the likely cause of the devastating bushfire that swept through the small town of Tathra on the New South Wales south coast on Sunday, a preliminary investigation has found. The investigation by the Rural Fire Service has found “electrical infrastructure on Reedy Swamp Road” as the ...
In just two days, more than 300 millimetres of rain has fallen in parts of eastern New South Wales, resulting in flash flooding. A low pressure trough moving slowly along the NSW coast brought persistent rain and storms to parts of the Hunter and lower Mid North Coast during the last 36 hours. The heaviest ...
The government of New South Wales, Australia, is setting aside $47 million to help various groups deal with the transition in the face of China's National Sword policy. The money will assist consumers, local councils and the waste industry. China was by far the most popular destination for Australian plastic, ...
The New South Wales coastline has been battered by torrential rain, causing traffic chaos and flash-flooding, especially around Newcastle. Homeowners have done their best to hold back the tide, with the downpour making life difficult from the Hunter region to the harbour and down to Wollongong.

Nineteen people have been infected during the outbreak – linked to a single NSW farm – including three Victorians and three from New South Wales who subsequently died. Dr Vicky Sheppeard, communicable diseases director at NSW Health, said it was possible more listeria cases surface given those ...
A fire that started southeast of Bega, New South Wales has burned east to the Pacific coast destroying homes in its path. The official tally of the affected structures is not available but Campbell Fuller, communications director of the Insurance Council of Australia, said “We are hearing several dozen ...
The New South Wales Food Authority confirmed that investigations into the deadly outbreak began in January. The fruit was pulled from supermarket shelves across the country. More than 500 samples were tested to determine the source, which was eventually traced to a farm at Nericon in the Riverina, ...
A third person has died in Australia after eating melon contaminated with listeria bacteria. Fifteen elderly people have now been infected in the outbreak, which is being linked to a melon-grower in the state of New South Wales. The first two fatalities were from New South Wales, and the third victim was in ...
New South Wales is now the national leader — we have had tremendous discussions with Tasmania and Victoria, and so I am hopeful that will make progress with them very shortly — but the benchmark has been set here and this is about saving lives and protecting lives, it's about giving people the ...
Patients in New South Wales will be able to access medicinal cannabis within days of a doctor prescribing it, in what the federal Health Minister says sets a national benchmark. Health Minister Greg Hunt said the State and Federal Governments had "taken a machete" to red tape in order to provide "direct ...
The New South Wales government has been lashed for omitting requirements for third-party IT service providers to report cybersecurity incidents. The state's auditor-general released a report into the NSW government's ability to detect and respond to cybersecurity incidents, which studied 10 state ...
They're the fabulous old houses that constantly remind us of the rich tapestry of Australia's history, but what is it really like to live in one? It can be heaven under those high ceilings and among those heritage features, some of their owners say. But it can also, they reveal, be absolute hell. When Libby ...
The Australian state of New South Wales has ordered an inquiry into what happens to your social media accounts and digital assets once you're dead. The State's Law Reform Commission has been tasked with probing “whether NSW needs legislation to regulate who can access the digital assets of a ...
An even greater achievement, in my book, was rationalizing the racing in New South Wales and helping to erect a purse structure, which all by itself explains why Australia has such a thriving middle market. They have regulated syndication, made licensing easier so more people get their names in the program, and limited ...
Table toppers Victoria host second-placed New South Wales at the MCG in the second round of the Women's National Cricket League at the Melbourne Cricket Ground this Saturday and Sunday. The Breakers have named the same 12 players which defeated South Australia twice in Round 1, with Lisa Sthalekar the ...

Renewable energy developer Infinergy Pacific, a subsidiary of UK-based firm Infinergy, has sold the 120MW Metz Solar Farm in New South Wales to unnamed clean energy investors. Once constructed, the project near Hillgrove will be one of the largest solar farms in New South Wales, meeting the annual ...
One man is missing after being caught in a rip, and dozens of others have been rescued, as the Bureau of Meteorology issues a hazardous surf warning for the New South Wales coast. Several beaches have been closed, with heavy swells and surf hitting Australia's east coast in the wake of Tropical ...
Harness racing trainer Emma Stewart is set to dominate the $200,000 APG New South Wales Derby after qualifying four for next Saturday's classic at Tabcorp Park Menangle. The Victorian trainer won two of the heats on Saturday night with Maraetai in the opening heat and hot favourite Poster Boy in the ...
Many other passengers locked themselves in their rooms to avoid the chaos. The incident is being investigated by the cruise company and New South Wales marine Area Command. Carnival general manager Jennifer Vandekreek said: "We sincerely apologise to our guests who were impacted by the ...
The barrier draw is set to be crucial to the outcome on this year's $200,000 New South Wales Oaks at Tabcorp Park Menangle on Saturday night. Because the three preludes at NSW's home of harness racing didn't throw up a definitive favourite in what shapes as one of the strongest Oaks fields in a decade ...
One great white shark is being caught every two days near popular New South Wales beaches as a trial of smart drum lines is being conducted. Researchers say the technology is making waterways across the east coast safer with most sharks swimming away from the beaches after being caught and ...
A four-year-old girl has spent the night alone in the bush in central west New South Wales, sparking a frantic search that had emergency teams fearing the worst. The girl had wandered away from her family home, south of Bathurst, for more than 12 hours, but is now safe and sound. She was still in her pink ...
Australian Test squad members Mitchell Marsh and Jhye Richardson played leading roles for Western Australia as the Warriors rolled New South Wales for 204 on a low-scoring day one of the Sheffield Shield match at the WACA ground in Perth. Marsh claimed four wickets and Richardson was ...
Dowling, of Invercargill, and Unahi, from Winton, will square off against New South Wales axemen in a weekend series at Nowra and Crookwell. Despite a back issue flaring up intermittently, Dowling is in top form to take on the Australians after winning a world title in single handed sawing at the Rotorua ...
The University of New South Wales (NSW) has claimed victory against Saint Joseph University of Beirut in the 13th edition of the International Commercial Mediation Competition of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) after six days and almost 150 mediation sessions. University of NSW, 2018 ...
Earlier @ 4.45pm: A search is underway for a man who is missing in waters off the New South Wales North Coast. The 25-year-old was swept out to sea at the notorious Fingal Head just after 3pm. Police from Tweed Heads, Surf Lifesavers and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter are currently assisting in the ...
A luxury motor boat caught fire in New South Wales on Tuesday evening (6 February). Firefighters were called to tackle the blaze on a luxury yacht on the Coolongolook River in Tuncurry, Australia around 11pm. The Sydney Morning Herald reported that four people were asleep on board but managed to ...
New South Wales is lagging behind Victoria and Queensland when it comes to completion of new homes, according to new research by the Property Council of Australia (PCA). From June 2016 to June 2017, New South Wales was able to complete (or finish building) 1.9 homes for every one thousand ...
Member for Hawkesbury Dominic Perrottet, pictured on Australia Day, is investigating bringing build to rent housing to Australia. Picture: Geoff Jones. MEMBER for Hawkesbury Dominic Perrottet is a leading figure as the state government looks to open a new kind of rental market in New South Wales, with ...
For some 50 weeks of the year, Parkes has a quite healthy relationship with Elvis Presley, whose presence there is just a bit stronger than in most places, but apparently not glaringly so. For the rest of the year — about two weeks centred on the five-day Parkes Elvis Festival during the second week January ...
“New South Wales has a pretty good record so far at these championships so hopefully we can keep the record going,” he said. “I just want to play my part for the team during the week.” An Adelaide Strikers fan, he was thrilled the South Australian's won this year's Big Bash League title. “We were driving ...
“New South Wales has been the top performing state for just over three years, with the latest data showing it secured top ranking across five of the eight indicators — retail trade, dwelling starts, equipment investment, construction work and unemployment,” said Commsec. “Victoria has again come in as the ...
Purchasing a home in a number of towns in New South Wales has become a smarter and cheaper choice compared to renting. According to a report from The Daily Telegraph, dwellers who bought their own homes will be able to save $45 a week in parts of the Hunter Region and $143 a week in the city of ...
... kayaking and glass-bottomed boat tours, or point out top spots such as Greenback for an ultra-fresh fish lunch. Capella Lodge is also one of several highly distinctive luxury properties in regional New South Wales. Use Sydney as a gateway, and some spectacular flopping and feasting experiences await.
More hot weather is on its way with no relief in sight as much of New South Wales continues to bake under severe heatwave conditions and firefighters continue to battle blazes across the state. Penrith residents in western Sydney were expected to sweat through their third consecutive day over 40C on ...
Australian lifeguards have used a drone to rescue two swimmers caught in strong surf in what officials in the country say was a "world first" success for the new technology. A beach goer spotted the two teenagers struggling off the coast of Lennox Head beach, in New South Wales state north of Sydney on ...
On Monday, the University of New South Wales (UNSW) announced what it believes to be both an Australian-first and world-first agreement to source 100% of its electricity needs across a 15-year solar Power Purchase Agreement to support the University's goal to achieve carbon neutrality on energy use ...
The Newell Highway has fully reopened 12km north of Dubbo after a fatal truck crash that NSW Roads Minister Melinda Pavey described as 'an absolute horror'. Updated Updated 10 hours ago. The Newell Highway has fully reopened near Dubbo following a horror crash involving four cars, a utility and two trucks, which ...
Train workers in New South Wales will strike for 24 hours later in the month, potentially plunging the struggling Sydney rail network into further chaos. Transport workers across the state network and in Greater Sydney would stop work for 24 hours from 12:01am on Monday, January 29, the union announced ...
The father of a teenager who spent 30 hours trapped in a crashed car in New South Wales bush says he knew his son hadn't run away so following his intuition he hired a helicopter to look for him. When 17-year-old Samuel Lethbridge failed to return to his home in Blacksmiths at Lake Macquarie on ...
Wild surf conditions and powerful swells have forced the closure of most patrolled beaches along the NSW coastline. Bondi, Manly and Maroubra are believed to be the only Sydney beaches still open on Tuesday, as well as Blacksmiths in Lake Macquarie. Dangerous conditions are expected to continue ...
New South Wales Is Doubling Down On Its Roadside Drug Testing And Adding Coke To The List. “We need to ensure that drivers ... New South Wales premier Gladys Berejiklian announced on Monday that the state government would be strengthening its laws and doubling roadside drug testing in 2018.
New South Wales balloon crash: frightening footage shows terrified passengers as joy ride takes dangerous turn. Lia Harris. Saturday, 13 January 2018 2:49AM ...
A total fire ban has been issued for the greater Sydney region after the city sweated through its hottest day in almost 80 years. Penrith, in the city's west, exceeded 47C on Sunday afternoon but conditions across the city cooled slightly on Monday morning with some early rainfall. Temperatures in the city on ...
A number of homes and other buildings have been lost in a dangerous bushfire that raged through South Australia's south-east, with New South Wales on high alert and the threat in Victoria easing. Despite improved conditions, however, an out-of-control fire threatened homes near Benalla in northern ...
It wasn't long before New South Wales quick Sam Doggett struck to remove the dangerous Alex Kerr lbw for five. Brad Dolan (21) and Egan (15) both got starts for the Vics but were unable to go on with the job. Just when Dolan was looking settled Doggett clean bowled him to spark wild celebrations in the ...
No one in this nondescript coffee shop on the main street of Strathfield is paying attention to the corner table. Clutching a paper takeaway coffee cup, and flicking through papers ordered meticulously on the plastic table in the window sits the state's top office bearer. Gladys Berejiklian will work anywhere.
The holiday road toll continues to climb in New South Wales with the death of a man near Queanbeyan. Emergency services were called to Munro St at Crestwood around 10pm on Thursday after reports a motorcycle had crashed into a sign. The 22-year-old rider died at the scene.


 

news and opinion


 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

   australia
    states
      new south wales
        municipalities

Australian states:
      new south wales
      queensland
      south australia
      tasmania
      western australia