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2013-03-28 08:25:10

SYDNEY, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sydney Harbour Bridge will be the centrepiece of an interactive light installation for Vivid Sydney, bringing world-class lighting artistry to one of Australia's most internationally recognised landmarks. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130328/HK84164 ) Vivid Sydney event partner, Intel Australia has teamed up with Sydney-based lighting innovators; 32 Hundred Lighting, to create an immersive projection onto the bridge's western face...

2013-03-11 12:23:56

Book by March 20 and get 7 Nights in Sydney + Airfare from $1699 SYDNEY, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- It's time to spring for that trip to Sydney! Travelscene is offering incredible savings on a seven-night trip this spring with rates from $1699, including airfare. Australia's largest and most famous city is home to beautiful beaches, iconic landmarks, and is Australia's premier events capital. The "Best Sydney" package offers the ultimate ease in vacation planning, and the...

2013-01-15 08:20:24

SYDNEY, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Destination NSW CEO, Sandra Chipchase, today announced that New South Wales has the plan, the people and the passion to lead the tourism and major events sectors in Australia for 2013 and beyond. "With a new State Government, a new one-stop agency, Destination NSW, to drive tourism and major events and a new Visitor Economy Action Plan, New South Wales is revitalised and keen to do even more business with customers in the United States," Ms Chipchase...

2012-12-31 12:20:34

SYDNEY, Dec. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night Marquee - The Star, Sydney was flooded with celebrities who flocked to the harbour city to celebrate the nightclub's first New Year's Eve. Owned by the same team behind Marquee Las Vegas and New York, Sydney's star power was seriously catapulted this New Year's Eve as the Tao Group's Noah Tepperberg and Jason Strauss invited celebrity friends to spend New Year's Eve in the harbour city, including Chace Crawford and Matthew Morrison. To view...

2012-03-23 02:22:16

SYDNEY, March 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Opera sparkles with 10,000 Swarovski crystals, a glistening harbour-top stage and a star-studded line-up of singers, when Opera on Sydney Harbour - La Traviata, begins on Saturday, March 24. It's Opera Australia's biggest project yet, costing $11.5 million and attracting audiences from across the globe. The Opera is directed by Francesca Zambello and designed by Brian Thomson. To view the multimedia assets associated with this story, please click:...

2006-02-06 02:11:57

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Swimmers in an ocean race off Sydney faced their worst nightmare when a 10-foot shark was spotted heading straight for them, forcing race officials to quickly pluck competitors from the water. Swimmers in the Cole Classic ocean swim, a six-mile race out through the heads of Sydney Harbor to the city's northern Manly Beach, were around the halfway mark on Sunday when the shark was spotted, local newspapers reported on Monday. Safety boats following the swimmers out...


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2010-11-24 15:29:37

The boomerang is a flying tool, made of wood or carbon fiber-reinforced plastic, with a curved shape that is often used as a weapon or for sport. They have also been made of bones and come in many different shapes and sizes depending on their geographic or tribal origins and their intended function. The most commonly recognizable type is the returning boomerang which travels in an elliptical path and returns to its point of origin. The returning boomerang has lopsided wings in order to create...

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