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Gina Rinehart’s company announced as sponsor of Australian Olympic Team
The mining magnate’s Hancock Prospecting will support athletes at upcoming Winter and Summer Olympic Games

Mostafa Rachwani and Royce Kurmelovs

28, Jan, 2022 @6:30 AM

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‘Helps peddle myths’: Australia’s Tour Down Under facing pressure to dump Santos as sponsor
Cycling festival begins as campaigners push to end sponsorship deal and oil company boss says there’s ‘no alternative’ to fossil fuels

Royce Kurmelovs

25, Jan, 2022 @1:38 AM

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Tennis Australia ends partnership with Santos after one year
The multiyear deal with the fossil fuel company had been the target of a campaign against ‘sportswashing’

Royce Kurmelovs

22, Jan, 2022 @7:00 PM

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Nation records highest death toll for the pandemic following grim two weeks of rising numbers – as it happened
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Stephanie Convery (now) and Matilda Boseley (earlier)

21, Jan, 2022 @7:45 AM

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‘Just a new fossil fuel industry’: Australia to send first shipment of liquefied hydrogen to Japan
Morrison government hails engineering milestone but researchers raise concerns and say it could increase emissions

Royce Kurmelovs

21, Jan, 2022 @4:56 AM

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‘Terrorising us’: bluebottles wash up on Australian beaches in ‘gobsmacking numbers’
There’s still much to learn about these ‘strange alien creatures’, but climate change likely to create ideal breeding conditions, expert says

Royce Kurmelovs

20, Jan, 2022 @4:51 AM

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Czech Republic scraps mandatory jabs as daily cases hit new high; record cases in Bulgaria – as it happened
Czech government scraps decree to avoid ‘deepening fissures’ in country; Bulgaria reports highest daily tally of pandemic with 11,181 infections

Samantha Lock (now); Jem Bartholomew, Lucy Campbelland Martin Belam (earlier)

20, Jan, 2022 @1:13 AM

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First aid shipments leave for Tonga, amid fears aid workers could bring ‘tsunami of Covid’
Australia and New Zealand dispatch naval vessels carrying material to help provide temporary shelter and clean drinking water after volcanic eruption

Royce Kurmelovs

19, Jan, 2022 @4:12 AM

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Growth in rooftop solar slows due to lockdowns and supply chain issues
New solar capacity in Australia grew by 10% in 2021, a third less than expected, but nation still leads the world with 17GW of installed panels

Royce Kurmelovs

18, Jan, 2022 @11:38 PM

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Entangled humpback whale’s sad fate has researchers calling for action on fishing nets
Animal lacking dorsal fin last seen in Antarctic labouring to swim and considered unlikely to survive

Royce Kurmelovs

17, Jan, 2022 @7:26 AM

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Concerns for life in Western Australia’s Pilbara after 50.7C heat record matched
The heatwave sweeping the vast region prompts calls for authorities to consider how to make it more sustainable

Royce Kurmelovs

14, Jan, 2022 @6:44 AM

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‘We are custodians’: the fights to save Australia’s eroding beaches
‘Snaking conveyer belts of sand’ are easily disrupted by human activities. Fixing them is no easy task

Royce Kurmelovs

13, Jan, 2022 @4:30 PM

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