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Aussie Helpers provides hope to farming families doing it tough.

Battling dairy farmer gives thanks amid heartbreak

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It's tough on the land. But this deeply personal letter to farmer welfare charity Aussie Helpers reveals just how tough it is.

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1 day ago
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Discussion of the week

Lacking basic life skills, but whose fault is it?  Picture: Shutterstock.

Why are so many young people incompetent?

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Ever been frustrated by the Millennials in your life? You'll relate to this!

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4 days ago
(Today)

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Nation's oldest European relic returning to Australia

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A pewter dish believed to be the nation's oldest known artefact of early European contact is headed back to Australia.

Hartog Explorer Dutch History
Originally from abc.net.au
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About 1 year ago
(Entertainment & Culture)

Lower House welcomes first Aboriginal woman

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They don't often sing songs from the public gallery in the nation's Parliament; speakers don't usually wear kangaroo-skin...

Parliament Aboriginal History
Originally from watoday.com.au
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About 1 year ago
(Headlines)

What does the song Auld Lang Syne actually mean?

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Historians call it “the song that nobody knows.” And yet, we’ve all tried to sing it.

Music History
Originally from rd.com
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10 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)

2500-year-old Chinese sword still looks and cuts like new

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There are many distinctive swords throughout history, but few are as renowned as the Sword of Goujian.

China International Travel History
Originally from mymodernmet.com
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10 months ago
(Headlines)

How I got rich beating men at their own game

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Not many professional gamblers are bipolar women, but Cat Hulbert was one of the best - and she delighted in winning money from...

Relationships History Hobbies
Originally from bbc.com
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10 months ago
(Money & Business)

Man uses life savings to buy field, unearths lost city

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A massive leap of faith has paid off for a history buff - now that he's unearthed a medieval city.

Property History
Originally from telegraph.co.uk
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10 months ago
(Headlines)

X-ray needed to reveal secrets of tiny 16th century carvings

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Stunned researchers found joints in the inner layers so small, that only a microscope or an X-ray can detect them.

Culture Art History
Originally from boredpanda.com
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9 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
Such sadness in Michael Chamberlain's eyes .

Rest in peace, Michael Chamberlain

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The treatment of Michael Chamberlain was absolutely deplorable and far from Christian, despite him living as one in a Christian...

Social Issues History
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9 months ago
(Headlines)

As Hills Hoist is sold, we look back on a national icon

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I remember the Hills Hoist in my Queensland yard when I was a child: the rusted creak as it went with the wind, the grease in...

Property Business History
Originally from bbc.com
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9 months ago
(Pastimes)

The real origins of tomb raider curses

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Archaeologists exploring the "City of the Monkey God" recently contracted a flesh-eating disease, which is quite similar to a...

History Hobbies
Originally from thedailybeast.com
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9 months ago
(Pastimes)

Has any president been as despised in hometown as Trump?

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Presidential historians have never seen anything like this.

Trump Politics History
Originally from newsweek.com
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9 months ago
(Headlines)

How to discover a masterpiece

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A cheaply acquired painting is actually from the Flemish master Brueghel. The revelation involved some detective work.

Money Culture Art History
Originally from bbc.com
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9 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)

Move to abolish the bounce in AFL is heart-breakingly sad

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What next? No sauce blobs on pies?

AFL Sport History
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au
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8 months ago
(Sport)

Behind Hollywood's greatest feud

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A new TV series looks at Joan Crawford and Bette Davis’ legendary hatred for each other – but was it real?

Movies TV Entertainment History
Originally from bbc.com
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7 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
Penny Farthings will be on parade at the festival.

Roll back in time with classic cars, music

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The Guildford Heritage Festival offers something for everyone when it comes to all things historic.

Events WA History
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7 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)

Nine old maps put the art in cartography

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Trove releases some quirky old maps of Australia, including one dividing the country into sheep haves and have-nots

History Australia
Originally from abc.net.au
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7 months ago
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