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Amador Bernabe Fired for 'Un-Australian Toilet Habits.
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, odd, unusual, culture, Australia )

- 1912 days ago -
AUSTRALIA..Man uses water instead of toilet paper. Claims he was fired for being "un-Australian"
Hungry Dog Keeps Qantas Jet Grounded

- 1915 days ago -
A hungry dog was behind strange electrical problems which forced the grounding of a Qantas A330 jet after a flight from Auckland to Melbourne last month. Australia's Courier-Mail newspaper reports the hungry dog escaped from its cage and gnawed through
Rudd's Whale Diplomacy
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, whales, whaling, japan, endangered, extinction, humans, slaughter, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 1915 days ago -
Australia will continue steering a diplomatic course with Japan over whaling, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd says. Mr Rudd was asked yesterday if Australia would take legal action against Japan to stop its annual Southern Ocean whale kill if diplomacy failed.
Medal for Courage Given to Hannah Mighall
Animals  (tags: australia, sea shepherd, sea shepherd medal of courage, Hannah Mighall )

- 1917 days ago -
Captain Paul Watson presented a Sea Shepherd medal for courage in defence of marine life to 13 Year Old Hannah Mighall of Scamander, Tasmania. Hannah was bitten by a Great White shark while surfing at Bailey's Rock on Tasmania's East coast on January 11th
Rare Whale Shark Photographed Off Gold Coast
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, shark, whale shark, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 1918 days ago -
A WHALE shark has been photographed off the Gold Coast _ the first time in 30 years one of the gentle giants has been seen in southeast Queensland waters. Local fishermen Mark Pease and James Bowden were about to head home when the 6m shark surfaced by
Anti-Whalers May Drop Aggressive Tactics
Animals  (tags: australia, japan, sea shepherd, whales, whaling, might abonden aggresive tactics, endangered, extinction, humans, slaughter, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 1918 days ago -
Anti-whaling protesters say they will abandon their aggressive tactics if Australia or New Zealand begin legal action against Japan. The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, which each year confronts the Japanese whaling crew in the Southern Ocean, made
Sea Shepherd Urges Australia to Take Legal Action Against Japanese Whalers
Animals  (tags: australia, japan, sea shepherd, whales, whaling, legal action, endangered, extinction, suffering, slaughter, protection )

- 1918 days ago -
The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society is proposing an offer to the Australian government to take legal action against the Japanese whalers. "The government has been critical for years of the tactics of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society in opposing
Sea Shepherd Campaign Appeal: Operation Musashi
Animals  (tags: australia, japan, sea shepherd, whales, whaling, Operation Musashi, endangered, extinction, slaughter, suffering, protection, humans )

- 1918 days ago -
Message from Captain Watson (onboard the Steve Irwin in port in Hobart) Its time for Round Two in the battle to save the endangered whales in the Antarctic Whale Sanctuary. After a month and a half of chasing the Japanese whaling fleet, we have been force
Bethel's Bear Necessities
Animals  (tags: australia, zoolife, bear, kodiak bear, oldest in australia, birthday, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 1918 days ago -
Australia's oldest bear has celebrated her 32nd birthday in style - with salmon hand-delivered to her enclosure. Bethel, a Kodiak bear at Sydney's Taronga Zoo, is one of the longest-lived bears of her type in the world. She is the only Kodiak bear i
Call to Ease Hunt Ban on Sharks..!!
Animals  (tags: conservation, endangered, Australia, sharks, environment, ethics, extinction, humans, killing, protection, habitat )

- 1918 days ago -
AUSTRALIA. Great whites are developing taste for humans, Australian shark hunter, Vic Hislop claims.
Time to Rock the Boat on Japanese Whaling, Report Says
Animals  (tags: australia, japan, marine wildlife, whales, whaling, slaughter, suffering, sadness, endangered, extinction, humans )

- 1918 days ago -
A new report has urged the Australian Government to take a whole new approach to stop Japanese whaling in the Southern Ocean. The expert report argues Australia should open up a new front in its anti-whaling campaign by challenging Japan through the fo
Man Finds Lizard Taped to Car
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, lizard, taped to vehicle, abuse, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, humans )

- 1919 days ago -
AMATEUR photographer Colin Cook was disgusted to find a lizard stuck to his car with electrical tape when he returned from a bushwalk in Onkaparinga Gorge, in South Australia last week. Mr Cook had been taking photos of local birds in the national park
The New Pet Accessory - Dog-Cams
Animals  (tags: australia, animals, dogs, doggie cam )

- 1919 days ago -
SHE hasn't discovered which of her pooches is digging up the vegie patch just yet, but with her new "dog cam" spy camera, Fiona Bytheway is sure she will uncover the culprit sooner or later. The secret life of poodle crosses Ruby and Pearl is being gra
Anti-Whaling Ship in Australia, Plans Return to Antarctica
Animals  (tags: australia, sea shepherd, whales, whaling, slaughter, suffering, sadness, protection, endangered, extinction, humans )

- 1920 days ago -
Anti-whaling activists seeking to disrupt Japanese whaling around Antarctica said Saturday their ship had docked in Tasmania and should head back to the Southern Ocean next week. The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society temporarily called off its operations
Garrett Wants to Save the Turtles
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, sea turtle, leatherback, turtles, threatened species list, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 1920 days ago -
THE world's largest sea turtle has been placed on the threatened species list by the Federal Government. The leatherback turtle will now be classed as endangered. Any coastal or marine development or activity that could affect the turtle will be assess

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