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As flu season approaches, the yearly vaccine has been delayed by at least a month

Townsville Bulletin CHRIS MCMAHON and SUE DUNLEVY  March 05, 2015

INFLUENZA has already reached North Queensland, but residents will have to wait until April to be vaccinated due to a national delay in the ­vaccine rollout. 111 more words


Swimming Training? Yeah Nah.

Get fit before your travels. A lofty aim. One which is swiftly out the window when you return to swimming pool of your childhood. It’s far too sunny and lovely to do any real work isn’t it?


First stop in Cairns

Jeez, this week has gone by so quickly. Back home on Tuesday and then full speed back to normal and before I know it, it’s Saturday. 315 more words

Trips And Travel

Jason Taumalolo Extends Contract With Cowboys

Jason Taumalolo has re-signed with the North Queensland Cowboys until the end of the 2017 season.

“We know Jason has an incredibly bright future in the game and we’re delighted that future will be with the Cowboys,” Parr said. 31 more words


Out of the rubble: Art Deco in North Queensland

Cyclones are an inescapable feature of living in a tropical climate like Queensland. Since 1858, over 208 of these destructive rain and wind storms have lashed the east coast. 1,739 more words


Students make connections to cassowaries through experiential learning

Caroline Gilmore, the Richmond Down Under marketing intern, writes:

On the North Queensland program our guides led us through different habitats and ecosystems, teaching us about the land they knew so much about. 224 more words

Field Notes

Manly Join Race for Jason Taumalolo

Manly Sea Eagles have joined the race for Jason Taumalolo.  Other clubs which are chasing his signature include New Zealand Warriors, St George Illawarra Dragons, Sydney Roosters and Cronulla Sharks. 51 more words