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Australian anti-aircraft gunner recounts WW2 bombing of Darwin

13 Aug 2020

SYDNEY Lindsay Dufty remembers seeing the pilots' faces as Japanese bombers descended on Darwin in February 1942, the first ever enemy attack over Australian soil.

Surf's up: Australia's Bondi partly reopens as coronavirus curbs eased

28 Apr 2020

SYDNEY On a cool but sunny autumn morning, dozens of surfers lined up in anticipation and, as the metal barricades were moved aside, raced down the beach for their first authorised encounter in weeks with Australia's most famous shoreline. | Video

No visitors at Australian zoo, but animals train for when lockdown ends

20 Apr 2020

SYDNEY There are no visitors at Australia's biggest zoo due to the coronavirus restrictions, but training and feeding times must keep to schedule, keepers say, particularly for animals that perform in live shows like sea lions and birds of prey.

Australian nude drawing classes move online amid coronavirus

17 Apr 2020

SYDNEY Australian life model Leigh Pitchford casually poses with a towel partly draped over his naked body, ready to be sketched by a group of art students in Sydney.

Australia begins pre-clinical testing for coronavirus vaccine

02 Apr 2020

SYDNEY Australia's national science agency said on Thursday it has commenced the first stage of testing potential vaccines for COVID-19, as it joins a global race to halt the coronavirus pandemic.

Eight weeks' worth of food - but let's not go crazy, says Sydney resident

12 Mar 2020

SYDNEY Sydney resident Dianne Regan has stockpiled enough food to last her household for eight weeks should the authorities impose a lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

Eight weeks' worth of food - but let's not go crazy, says Sydney resident

12 Mar 2020

SYDNEY, March 12 Sydney resident Dianne Regan has stockpiled enough food to last her household for eight weeks should the authorities impose a lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

After starting with nothing, Djokovic determined to end up on top

03 Feb 2020

MELBOURNE Driven by having started out in life with "literally nothing", Novak Djokovic is determined to end up as the man with the most Grand Slam singles titles when he finally hangs up his racket. | Video

'It meant so much': Australian farmer loses deer farm to raging blaze

09 Jan 2020

KIAH, Australia Australian farmer Anthony Thomas sat on his quad bike on Wednesday looking out over what is left of his farm, wiped out by a fire that swept through four days ago, destroying everything in its path.

'It meant so much': Australian farmer loses deer farm to raging blaze

08 Jan 2020

KIAH, Australia Australian farmer Anthony Thomas sat on his quad bike on Wednesday looking out over what is left of his farm, wiped out by a fire that swept through four days ago, destroying everything in its path.

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