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Michael McIntyre is returning to Melbourne.

Why is Michael McIntyre coming to Australia?

MICHAEL McIntyre is returning to Melbourne. The BAFTA-winning comedian will visit Australia’s sporting capital next March as part of his Big World […]

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Batman: What’s in a name?

It’s not named after the superhero, so why is a federal seat in Melbourne’s inner-north called Batman? With a recent and hard-fought […]

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Greens’ attempt to block Apple store blocked

A flagship Apple store is coming to Federation square, but not everyone’s happy. Last month, the Victorian Greens unsuccessfully attempted to block […]

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Young people at risk from lack of exercise

Most young people do not get enough exercise, putting them at risk of long term health problems, a new report has found. […]

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Owen Wilson ‘Wowposting’: Behind the Wow

On a Monday evening in March, hundreds of strangers gathered together at Melbourne’s Federation square to wow in unison like the film […]

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FESTIVAL REVIEW: Beyond The Valley

Beyond The Valley Festival December 28th 2017 to January 1st 2018 Media passes provided by Event Organisers Words by Mathew Toohey Images by Alex […]

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Greens win Northcote by-election

The Greens have taken the state seat of Northcote in a recent by-election, beating the Labor party in an electorate they’ve held […]

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Voice activated artificial intelligence fears

“Hey Siri, should we be worried about the rise of AI, especially when it’s being used in our homes?” Companies like Google […]

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Out of school and on the loose: It’s Schoolies time

Schoolies is a time honoured tradition for young Australians fresh from exams to blow off some steam and hit the beach. While […]