All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘melbourne’

Victoria Azarenka Wins First Round of Australian Open

Victoria Azarenka is off to a good start in her quest to defend her consecutive Australian Open singles titles (2012 and 2013.) Azarenka battled long and hard in the dangerous Melbourne heat on Tuesday to advance to the second round. The second-seeded Belarusian tennis player was up against Sweden’s Johanna Larsson. Larsson put up an admirable fight in the first …

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Injured Kangaroo Found In Melbourne Airport Pharmacy

As a person who grew up in Australia, and living close to Melbourne, I always remember seeing kangaroos when visiting Melbourne’s Tullamarine Airport; however, they were on the tails of Qantas airplanes. According to Yahoo! News, an actual kangaroo was present today (Wednesday, October 15, 2013) at the Melbourne airport. Yahoo! News states that the kangaroo jumped through a terminal …

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P!nk Breaks Touring Records in Australia

She’s known for her hot pink hair and even hotter attitude. But as of lately, the bad gal of the pop world, P!nk, is dominating some other, more important categories. The diva pop star dominated the weekly tally of Hot Tours with a sky-high record breaking 18-show engagement. This all happened during the Australian part of the diva’s Truth About …

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Google Maps Accidentally Closes Down Australian Highway

More than likely you’ve turned to Google Maps in order to find your way to destinations unfamiliar. While typically reliable, anytime you search for directions between two places on Google you will also receive the small print caution: It’s an easy enough method for Google to avoid culpability whenever travelers end up lost due to miscues provided by Maps. However, …

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