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Australia's Most Haunted Highway
Offbeat  (tags: Australia, haunted highway, Lady in White, hauntings, Wakehurst Parkway )

Philippa
- 12 days ago - msn.com
SydneyâEUR(TM)s notorious Wakehurst Parkway is a main road near Frenchs Forest, about 26 kilometres from SydneyâEUR(TM)s CBD.
After Sightings, the Search Is on for Extinct Thylacine
Offbeat  (tags: Tasmanian Tiger, thylacine, australia, animals, environment, interesting, photos, unusual, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 43 days ago - treehugger.com
And while confirmation that they defied extinction would be incredible news in times when animals are facing such disheartening declines, maybe (fingers crossed) the Tasmanian tigerâEUR(TM)s elusiveness has been the secret to its success all along
Rusty the Kangaroo   video
Offbeat  (tags: Red kangaroos, rusty, australia, animals, video )

Scooby
- 74 days ago - m.youtube.com
Very interesting documentary about Kandaroos
The Child Abuse Scandal of the British Children Sent Abroad
Offbeat  (tags: Scandal, British Children, Australia, UK )

Ray
- 86 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Buildings at Bindoon (Pictured)were constructed by migrant children, For several decades, the UK sent children across the world to new lives in institutions where many were abused and used as forced labour.
War on Feral Cats : Australia Aims to Cull 2 Million
Offbeat  (tags: cats, Australia, cull )

Jeri
- 94 days ago - smh.com.au
The federal government will unleash every weapon in its arsenal to wipe out 2 million feral cats âEUR" about a third of the population âEUR" and will provide $5 million to community groups to serve as foot soldiers in the battle.
Australia Is Failing to Improve Indigenous Lives, Report Shows
Offbeat  (tags: Indigenous and non-Indigenous people, Life Expectancy, Major Report, Australia )

Ray
- 97 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Australia is not on track to close the gap in life expectancy between its indigenous and non-indigenous people, a major report card has found.
A Kangaroo Chasing SERIOUSLY Petrified Golfers, It Really DoesnâEUR(TM)t Get FUNNIER Than This.
Offbeat  (tags: kangaroo, GOLFERS, australia, animals, bizarre, humans, interesting, pictures, wildlife )

Lone
- 104 days ago - gohappiest.com
A Kangaroo at Hervey Bay Golf Course in Australia seemed to take a real shining to some young golfers.
This Rooster Called 'Cluck Norris' Pretty Much Thinks He's A Kangaroo
Offbeat  (tags: rooster, abandoned, rescued, kangaroos, friends, australia )

Simone
- 107 days ago - huffingtonpost.com.au
A family driving along the dry countryside of the Northern Territory find a rooster lost on the highway. They chuck him in the car and drop him off at the next roadhouse, and the managers take him in, of course, because you can't leave a rooster running
New Year Celebrations: Fireworks Light Up Sydney Harbour
Offbeat  (tags: New Year, Australia )

Ray
- 142 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A massive fireworks display has lit up Sydney Harbour as Australia's largest city ushered in 2017.
Yes!!! More Australian Night Parrots Have Been Discovered
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection, animals, Australia )

Anna
- 203 days ago - audubon.org
The nocturnal bird is so rare that it was once thought to be extinct. This recent discovery gives its struggling population a big boost.
TAKE ACTION: I'M Standing With Indigenous Australians
Offbeat  (tags: australia, indigenous people )

Dogan
- 284 days ago - act.oxfam.org
- Fixing the broken justice system: set targets to reduce soaring incarceration rate - Adequate resourcing for Indigenous organisations and peak bodies including National Congress and Aboriginal Legal services
Australia's Youth Justice Scandal Stirs Race Controversy
Offbeat  (tags: Scandal, Youth Justice, Race Controversy, Australia )

Ray
- 286 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Hooded and half-naked, 17-year-old Dylan Voller, a white boy, is shackled to a mechanical restraint chair by guards at a prison in Alice Springs, his wrists bound by straps, along with his ankles and neck.
Indigenous Dads Respond to 'Racist' Cartoon in Australia
Offbeat  (tags: Indigenous dads, racist' cartoon, Australia )

Ray
- 287 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Australian Aboriginal fathers have responded to a controversial cartoon by sharing family photos on social media.
Eagle Tries to Carry Off Australian Boy
Offbeat  (tags: Eagle, Australia, Wildlife Show, Alice Springs Desert Park )

Derek
- 315 days ago - bbc.in
A wedge tailed eagle tried to fly away with a terrified boy at a popular wildlife show in central Australia.A crowd of stunned onlookers watched the enormous bird latch its talons on to the screaming boys head during a show at Alice Springs Desert Park.
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Offbeat  (tags: Tasmanian Tiger, protected, Tasmania, Hobart, zoo, Australia )

Scooby
- 317 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
It was 80 years ago today that TasmaniaâEUR(TM)s governor declared the Thylacine, commonly known as the Tasmanian tiger, was to become a protected species - following mass killings of their species
 

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