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Thousands gather for the Anzac Day dawn service, joined by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have joined a crowd of thousands at the Australian War Memorial to commemorate the 99th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings and the enduring Anzac legacy.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have joined a crowd of thousands at the Australian War Memorial to commemorate the 99th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings and the enduring Anzac legacy.
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AWI chairman Wally Merriman says a scheme to regulate the supply of wool into auction markets may be needed to stop wild price fluctuations. AWI chairman Wally Merriman says a scheme to regulate the supply of wool into auction markets may be needed to stop wild price fluctuations.
FEDERAL Trade Minister Andrew Robb has hit back at the farm sector’s criticism of the Australia-Japan trade agreement. FEDERAL Trade Minister Andrew Robb has hit back at the farm sector’s criticism of the Australia-Japan trade agreement.
MOST northern beef businesses are currently not economically sustainable, a new analysis of the sector has found. MOST northern beef businesses are currently not economically sustainable, a new analysis of the sector has found.
HIGH oleic oil canola, which is prized by end-users for its healthy oil profile, is finding a wider fit across Australia. HIGH oleic oil canola, which is prized by end-users for its healthy oil profile, is finding a wider fit across Australia.
The residents of a quiet suburban street in south-western Sydney were shocked to see their diminutive, 85-year-old neighbour arrested by police after a man was shot on Thursday night.
7:11 AM The residents of a quiet suburban street in south-western Sydney were shocked to see their diminutive, 85-year-old neighbour arrested by police after a man was shot on Thursday night.
6:51 AM From the subject of prime ministerial launches promising solutions for the moral challenge of a generation, to a lonely minister holding an afternoon press conference in the shadow of...
The NSW government appears as though it won't immediately bow to taxi incumbent's demands and restrict
5:37 AM The NSW government appears as though it won't immediately bow to taxi incumbent's demands and restrict "ridesharing" apps that allow anyone to transport members of the public in their...
The Abbott government would have to take $300 billion out of commonwealth spending over the next ten years in order to achieve its target surplus of 1 per cent of GDP in 2023-24, analysis of figures released by Joe Hockey shows.
3:00 AM The Abbott government would have to take $300 billion out of commonwealth spending over the next ten years in order to achieve its target surplus of 1 per cent of GDP in 2023-24,...
China will have to increase its beef imports by as much as 20 per cent a year for the next five years to meet its surging demand for protein, rural lender Rabobank says.
3:00 AM China will have to increase its beef imports by as much as 20 per cent a year for the next five years to meet its surging demand for protein, rural lender Rabobank says.
3:00 AM A Liberal Party official linked to Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Premier Mike Baird will give evidence at the Independent Commission Against Corruption's inquiry into alleged illegal...
It is the Sydney staycation phenomenon. For many city residents, the Easter holidays and the Anzac Day long weekend have evolved into an autumnal idyll of self-congratulation.
3:00 AM It is the Sydney staycation phenomenon. For many city residents, the Easter holidays and the Anzac Day long weekend have evolved into an autumnal idyll of self-congratulation.
3:00 AM Less than a month from the federal budget, one of Prime Minister Tony Abbott's Aboriginal affairs advisers has called for a doubling of the number of indigenous rangers working to...
Ninety nine years after Australian and New Zealand soldiers splashed ashore at Anzac Cove, the Gallipoli Peninsula continues to disgorge the bitter harvest of 1915.
1:00 AM Ninety nine years after Australian and New Zealand soldiers splashed ashore at Anzac Cove, the Gallipoli Peninsula continues to disgorge the bitter harvest of 1915.
24 Apr 14 Motorists are being advised to avoid travelling north on the M1 Pacific Highway after an accident closed on northbound lands on Thursday afternoon.
24 Apr 14 A Sydney man has found a horse's head on the bonnet of his car, which was also badly damaged, outside his home in Sydney's north-west.
Aboriginal land owners have signed a $20 million deal with the West Australian government paving the way for the development of a new port and iron ore export route from the Pilbara.
24 Apr 14 Aboriginal land owners have signed a $20 million deal with the West Australian government paving the way for the development of a new port and iron ore export route from the Pilbara.
24 Apr 14 Sydneysiders are being bathed by late-season warmth, the warmest for this late in autumn in 28 years, with the city exceeding 29 degrees at lunchtime.
It was young love, lost far sooner than either teenager could ever have imagined.
24 Apr 14 It was young love, lost far sooner than either teenager could ever have imagined.
Uber’s disruptive technology is threatening the very powerful, very well-connected taxi industry.
24 Apr 14 Uber’s disruptive technology is threatening the very powerful, very well-connected taxi industry.
24 Apr 14 Barack Obama’s grand vision for America’s place in the so-called Asian century still remains a work-in-progress, or less charitably a policy in search of substance.
The Department of Human Services botched a massive crackdown on Medicare rorting by doctors, leaving taxpayers with a $128 million shortfall.
24 Apr 14 The Department of Human Services botched a massive crackdown on Medicare rorting by doctors, leaving taxpayers with a $128 million shortfall.
Pharmacists are copping abuse and threats from customers incensed after being refused addictive over-the-counter pills, in outbursts some have dubbed “codeine tantrums”.
24 Apr 14 Pharmacists are copping abuse and threats from customers incensed after being refused addictive over-the-counter pills, in outbursts some have dubbed “codeine tantrums”.
Hardware giant Bunnings recalls M-spa Silver Cloud inflatable spa after two customers reported electric shocks while using the product.
24 Apr 14 Hardware giant Bunnings recalls M-spa Silver Cloud inflatable spa after two customers reported electric shocks while using the product.
Is no one safe from Kyle Sandilands? Radio's resident behemoth has cemented his spot at the top of Sydney's FM dial - cannibalising friends and enemies along the way. Now he has the ABC in his sights.
24 Apr 14 Is no one safe from Kyle Sandilands? Radio's resident behemoth has cemented his spot at the top of Sydney's FM dial - cannibalising friends and enemies along the way. Now he has the ABC...
24 Apr 14 The debris found on a beach in Western Australia's south-west may not have been from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 but ocean experts say it is likely that debris from the plane...
Four weeks ago today, I was hit by a car.
24 Apr 14 Four weeks ago today, I was hit by a car.
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Sorry Chops, but the reality is already here, we have been relegated to a nation of price takers
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I am in Dubai at the moment staggered by the price for Australian beef at any one of hundreds
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Rob an underpinning principle of a spot market that needs to be embedded is that the producers
TIME is running out for cane toads living the good life in the Burdekin with the region’s annual Toad Day Out being held this weekend.03 Apr 14 TIME is running out for cane toads living the good life in the Burdekin with the region’s annual Toad Day Out being...
TABLELANDS resident Keith Gould will be awarded Barron Catchment Care’s prestigious ‘Helen Adams Memorial Award’ on March 18.13 Mar 14 TABLELANDS resident Keith Gould will be awarded Barron Catchment Care’s prestigious ‘Helen Adams Memorial Award’ on...