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Private libraries are enjoying a renaissance, thanks to the specialist booksellers offering bibliophiles everything they need – from the shelves, to exquisite books that line them.
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BARRY O’Sullivan will have a singular focus when he spearheads a trade delegation to China to seal the deal on kangaroo meat exports. BARRY O’Sullivan will have a singular focus when he spearheads a trade delegation to China to seal the deal on kangaroo meat exports.
FARMERS are calling on the Liberal Party to kill off a push to derail Australia making commitments at upcoming climate talks. FARMERS are calling on the Liberal Party to kill off a push to derail Australia making commitments at upcoming climate talks.
THE price of Australian young cattle continues to gallop upwards, closing Thursday's markets at 513c/kg, up 177.75 on last year. THE price of Australian young cattle continues to gallop upwards, closing Thursday's markets at 513c/kg, up 177.75 on last year.
THE fate of the nation’s fractured sugar marketing plans are set to hinge on the outcome of a critical meeting in Queensland today. THE fate of the nation’s fractured sugar marketing plans are set to hinge on the outcome of a critical meeting in Queensland today.
07 Jul 15 Governments around the world are trying different strategies to ease back property prices - with varying success.
A Sydney investor made a $500,000 profit on Saturday selling an old church in Newtown just months after buying it.
04 Jul 15 A Sydney investor made a $500,000 profit on Saturday selling an old church in Newtown just months after buying it.
Mountain cottages inspired this couple to use timber to create a warm and cosy home, writes Judy Barouch.
04 Jul 15 Mountain cottages inspired this couple to use timber to create a warm and cosy home, writes Judy Barouch.
Slanting and squared forms, a wandering stairway and splashes of colour give a new home in Launceston the wow factor, writes Jenny Brown.
04 Jul 15 Slanting and squared forms, a wandering stairway and splashes of colour give a new home in Launceston the wow factor, writes Jenny Brown.
An Aussie cricket sensation will be hoping for a win on and off the pitch this month.
04 Jul 15 An Aussie cricket sensation will be hoping for a win on and off the pitch this month.
04 Jul 15 Leafy streets, sandstone homes and waterfront bushland, not least its proximity to the city, are just some of the reasons homeowners are flocking to Hunters Hill.
There are 17 new suburbs across Melbourne with a median price north of $1 million, according to data released this week from the Valuer-General's office.
04 Jul 15 There are 17 new suburbs across Melbourne with a median price north of $1 million, according to data released this week from the Valuer-General's office.
Smart buys - looking for a winter warmer in Sydney? One of these might be just the ticket.
03 Jul 15 Smart buys - looking for a winter warmer in Sydney? One of these might be just the ticket.
Calvin Klein has splashed out $US25 million on a brand new house in Los Angeles.
03 Jul 15 Calvin Klein has splashed out $US25 million on a brand new house in Los Angeles.
Soon-to-divorce Hollywood star Ben Affleck isn't quite in the dog house, but he is building a man cave.
02 Jul 15 Soon-to-divorce Hollywood star Ben Affleck isn't quite in the dog house, but he is building a man cave.
$250 million worth of real estate has traded hands in the top 10 sales this year alone.
02 Jul 15 $250 million worth of real estate has traded hands in the top 10 sales this year alone.
A US company claims to have reinvented the humble microwave oven after more than 50 years as a staple in modern kitchens.
01 Jul 15 A US company claims to have reinvented the humble microwave oven after more than 50 years as a staple in modern kitchens.
Design fan Ellen DeGeneres has launched her ED by Ellen lifestyle collection, and we have to say, it's actually pretty great.
01 Jul 15 Design fan Ellen DeGeneres has launched her ED by Ellen lifestyle collection, and we have to say, it's actually pretty great.
01 Jul 15 Ideas for storing your child's artworks have moved on from sticking them to the fridge door before guiltily dumping them in the bin.
30 Jun 15 Katy Perry is in a legal battle with a group of nuns in Los Angeles who don't want her buying their former convent. 
29 Jun 15 What you nab at the fancier end of the market.
Richmond's Dimmeys building is one of 49 designs in contention for the People's Choice award in a competition organised by the Building Designers Association of Victoria.
28 Jun 15 Richmond's Dimmeys building is one of 49 designs in contention for the People's Choice award in a competition organised by the Building Designers Association of Victoria.
Buyers might face low rental returns might apply to some sectors of the market, but not inner urban areas.
28 Jun 15 Buyers might face low rental returns might apply to some sectors of the market, but not inner urban areas.
A Chatswood family made the most of funds scored from the recent sale of their apartment, paying $3.32 million for bigger digs down the road on Saturday – a whopping $520,000 over the reserve price.
28 Jun 15 A Chatswood family made the most of funds scored from the recent sale of their apartment, paying $3.32 million for bigger digs down the road on Saturday – a whopping $520,000 over the...
The first Millers Point terrace offered for resale since the government's sell-off of public housing has netted its owner about $590,000 in his 10 months of ownership.
28 Jun 15 The first Millers Point terrace offered for resale since the government's sell-off of public housing has netted its owner about $590,000 in his 10 months of ownership.
A rare Sydney home has hit the market, 60 years after it last changed hands for £12,000. 
28 Jun 15 A rare Sydney home has hit the market, 60 years after it last changed hands for £12,000. 
Owners have fascinating array of treasures collected by scouring second-hand shops and auctions.
28 Jun 15 Owners have fascinating array of treasures collected by scouring second-hand shops and auctions.
Of the 650 homes scheduled to go under the hammer on Saturday, a unique house in Sydney's south showed what you can get for less than $1 million, 10 kilometres from the CBD.
27 Jun 15 Of the 650 homes scheduled to go under the hammer on Saturday, a unique house in Sydney's south showed what you can get for less than $1 million, 10 kilometres from the CBD.
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Newbroom, You obviously care about what others say. Otherwise you wouldn't have made a
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Symptomatic of GRDC to hold a Growers forum in Melbourne. These people are so out of touch they
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It is hard to get a decent run against the nitwits posting this feed. Whingers with no ideas and
THE future is looking bright for two young Katherinites after they were announced as finalists in the Territory government’s premier training awards for 2015.03 Jul 15 THE future is looking bright for two young Katherinites after they were announced as finalists in the Territory...
STUDENTS from the Weipa Residential Campus from Pormpuraaw, Kowanyama, Cooktown, Aurukun, Mapoon and the Torres Strait Islands have just completed their Deadly Choices Healthy Lifestyles Program.27 Mar 15 STUDENTS from the Weipa Residential Campus from Pormpuraaw, Kowanyama, Cooktown, Aurukun, Mapoon and the Torres...