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Not the first time Barry O'Farrell's memory has failed him

It seems so harsh. A forgotten gift allegedly left on the porch while the O'Farrells were on holiday has brought down a well liked Premier.
It seems so harsh. A forgotten gift allegedly left on the porch while the O'Farrells were on holiday has brought down a well liked Premier.
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MANY major grain producing regions in Australia are enjoying their best autumn break since the 1990s. MANY major grain producing regions in Australia are enjoying their best autumn break since the 1990s.
JAPANESE businesses will only have to outlay $15 million on land to trigger FIRB scrutiny, and $53 million on agribusiness investments.
JAPANESE businesses will only have to outlay $15 million on land to trigger FIRB scrutiny, and $53 million on agribusiness investments.
FORWARD-selling wool may help reduce current price volatility, according to independent wool consultant Andrew Dennis, Adelaide. FORWARD-selling wool may help reduce current price volatility, according to independent wool consultant Andrew Dennis, Adelaide.
AUSTRALIA'S trade deal with Japan may have arrived in the nick of time to prevent our share of Japanese beef imports eroding below 50pc. AUSTRALIA'S trade deal with Japan may have arrived in the nick of time to prevent our share of Japanese beef imports eroding below 50pc.
Tthe Duchess of Cambridge made an unmissable arrival at Sydney airport wearing vivid yellow, writes Daisy Dumas.
3:10 PM Tthe Duchess of Cambridge made an unmissable arrival at Sydney airport wearing vivid yellow, writes Daisy Dumas.
Former New South Wales premier Bob Carr says the resignation of Barry O’Farrell is a warning to all of the state’s politicians that the Independent Commission Against Corruption is “ready to judge your behaviour”.
2:36 PM Former New South Wales premier Bob Carr says the resignation of Barry O’Farrell is a warning to all of the state’s politicians that the Independent Commission Against Corruption is...
He was accused of being an
1:59 PM He was accused of being an "old-fashioned shyster fraudster" and a "bare-faced liar" who created sham documents to "trick" a corruption inquiry.
1:44 PM West Australian Senator Louise Pratt has just launched a blistering attack on her Labor colleague, Joe Bullock, labelling him a “deeply homophobic” person who is disloyal to his own...
Former rugby player Paul Darren Mulvihill has been sentenced to at least 22 years in jail for the stabbing murder of his former lover Rachel Yeo, with a judge describing the attack on the young woman as
1:36 PM Former rugby player Paul Darren Mulvihill has been sentenced to at least 22 years in jail for the stabbing murder of his former lover Rachel Yeo, with a judge describing the attack on...
It was supposed to be his big day. For Prime Minister Tony Abbott, it doesn'tt get much closer to Christmas than this.
1:12 PM It was supposed to be his big day. For Prime Minister Tony Abbott, it doesn'tt get much closer to Christmas than this.
What? The resignation of Barry O'Farrell has opened a gaping conceptual hole. It seems disproportionate. A bottle of wine and a memory lapse does not seem enough for the guillotine.
12:03 PM What? The resignation of Barry O'Farrell has opened a gaping conceptual hole. It seems disproportionate. A bottle of wine and a memory lapse does not seem enough for the guillotine.
Join us as we welcome Prince William, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge and Prince George as they arrive in Australia for their first official tour of Australia.
11:51 AM Join us as we welcome Prince William, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge and Prince George as they arrive in Australia for their first official tour of Australia.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has defended Barry O’Farrell as “a man of honour” and expressed confidence that the New South Wales Premier did not deliberately mislead an anti-corruption hearing.
11:29 AM Prime Minister Tony Abbott has defended Barry O’Farrell as “a man of honour” and expressed confidence that the New South Wales Premier did not deliberately mislead an anti-corruption...
Premier Barry O'Farrell has resigned after being caught out over his evidence to a corruption inquiry after a handwritten note was tendered in which he thanked the head of a company linked to the Obeid family for a $3000 bottle of wine .
9:37 AM Premier Barry O'Farrell has resigned after being caught out over his evidence to a corruption inquiry after a handwritten note was tendered in which he thanked the head of a company...
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced $2.9 billion in new roads spending over the next eight years to support the construction of a new airport at Badgerys Creek, with NSW pitching in 20 per cent of the cost.
9:35 AM Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced $2.9 billion in new roads spending over the next eight years to support the construction of a new airport at Badgerys Creek, with NSW pitching in...
Premier Barry O'Farrell has resigned after being caught out lying to a corruption inquiry after a handwritten note was tendered in which he thanked the head of a company linked to the Obeid family for a $3000 bottle of wine.
8:33 AM Premier Barry O'Farrell has resigned after being caught out lying to a corruption inquiry after a handwritten note was tendered in which he thanked the head of a company linked to the...
A small business that makes muesli has debunked claims from some of the food industry's biggest companies that a new star-rating system will be too costly and impractical.
8:28 AM A small business that makes muesli has debunked claims from some of the food industry's biggest companies that a new star-rating system will be too costly and impractical.
One of the world's expert wreck hunters believes searchers for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane have pinpointed the crash site and that the recovery of the black boxes is inevitable.
7:50 AM One of the world's expert wreck hunters believes searchers for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane have pinpointed the crash site and that the recovery of the black boxes is inevitable.
It is called the Uniqlo Way. Every morning at 9am - an hour before the first customers arrive - staff at Uniqlo's clothing stores around the world gather to recite what are called
7:35 AM It is called the Uniqlo Way. Every morning at 9am - an hour before the first customers arrive - staff at Uniqlo's clothing stores around the world gather to recite what are called "The...
Here are a few big myths of the moment and what nutritional science has to say.
5:38 AM Here are a few big myths of the moment and what nutritional science has to say.
5:20 AM Parents from a Westmead primary school near the site where a four-year-old boy was hit and killed by a car on Tuesday, said the tragic accident was bound to happen due to dangerous road...
5:07 AM Sydney's sometimes rancorous east-west socio-economic rivalry threatens to hobble the city's second airport at Badgerys Creek before the first plane gets off the ground.
4:09 AM When the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge fly into Australia on Wednesday, they could be forgiven for thinking the antipodes had been preserves in aspic – or perhaps royal jelly.
Two men have been killed and two injured after a Hunter Valley coal mine collapsed.
2:22 AM Two men have been killed and two injured after a Hunter Valley coal mine collapsed.
AC/DC are as good an example of the changing face of Australia in the second half of the 20th century as any restaurant, coffee bar or car dealer's yard.
1:00 AM AC/DC are as good an example of the changing face of Australia in the second half of the 20th century as any restaurant, coffee bar or car dealer's yard.
Barry O'Farrell did what he could to minimise the political impact of his maiden visit to the Independent Commission Against Corruption.
1:00 AM Barry O'Farrell did what he could to minimise the political impact of his maiden visit to the Independent Commission Against Corruption.
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Good and after all the highly regulated labor supply chain and middlemen costs and other fees
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Can i get a Chinese shearing team working for their money ?So if O.S protection is a subsidy to
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You get the feeling that a whole lot of foreign investors in that part of the world, the great
THE Royal Agricultural Society of WA (RASWA) has appointed Peter Cooper as its new CEO.11 Apr 14 THE Royal Agricultural Society of WA (RASWA) has appointed Peter Cooper as its new CEO.
A DELEGATION representing the Chinese investment sector landed in Perth this week to look at possible opportunities in WA agriculture.10 Apr 14  1 A DELEGATION representing the Chinese investment sector landed in Perth this week to look at possible opportunities...