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  • Father’s Day Win for Men’s Sheds

    The Commonwealth Government will secure funding for the Men’s Sheds programme. Men’s Sheds are an important part of many Australian communities. They keep men active, contributing to their mental health and physical wellbeing. Funding for the Men’s Sheds programme is due to expire on June 30, 2016. To provide...

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  • Spirit of ANZAC Centenary Experience officially opens

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience travelling exhibition was officially opened today by the Prime Minister, the Hon. Tony Abbott, in  Albury-Wodonga. The travelling exhibition is highly interactive and includes more than 200 artefacts normally housed at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. “The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience...

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  • Preserving maritime history in the bush!

    Local MP Sussan Ley has welcomed Australian Government support to preserve and promote three unique inland maritime heritage projects in Farrer. As part of the Commonwealth’s Maritime Museum of Australia Project Support Scheme, $4240 has been awarded to AlburyCity to create a series of storyboards to tell the story...

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  • Australian-first national approach to Indigenous cancer care

    Launched today in Broken Hill, an Australian-first national approach to addressing the Indigenous cancer gap establishes seven new national priorities to reduce the increasing cancer mortality rates in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community. Minister for Health Sussan Ley today announced the priorities following ‘concerning’ recent statistics that...

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  • ANZAC Centenary Experience launches in one week

    The countdown is on for Albury-Wodonga when it hosts the national launch of the Australian Government’s flagship community event for the Centenary of ANZAC. The Spirit of ANZAC Centenary Experience kicks off in one week on 04 September. This travelling exhibition makes its first stop at the Wodonga Sports and...

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