Leak detection technology has already helped the Western Australian Water Corporation save over 250 million litres per year, according to State Water Minister Bill Marmion.

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The Federal Government has accepted the recommendation of Governor General Quentin Bryce and appointed Patrick Keane as the country’s new Justice of the High Court of Australia and James Allsop as the next Chief Justice of the Federal Govurt.

Sydney Water has outlined $13 million in repair works for two large wastewater pipelines across three Local Government Areas.

 

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The Federal Government has announced a $3.3 million in grant funding for early and mod career researchers in solar technology.

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The Federal Government has launched a new toolkit aimed at improving the way unions, employers and business groups can support employees experiencing domestic or family violence and help them remain at work.

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The country’s oldest medical research institute, the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, has unveiled its new $185 million research facility.

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The United States’ Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, has taken part in the official launch of the Perth USAsia Centre, a new Western Austrlian-based institution aimed at strengthening ties between the US, Australia and the Asian region.

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The Federal Government’s immigration policy is increasingly out of sync with the needs of the country, with Australians and immigrants vying for local jobs, according to new research released by the Monash University.

 

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A delegation of top RMIT academics has landed in China in a bid to establish a research collaboration with one of China’s leading technological universities, Tsinghua University.

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The country’s best higher education teachers have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to education at the 2012 Australian Awards for University Teaching at a gala night at the National Gallery of Australia earlier this week.

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The Federal and Territory Governments have announced a $26 million funding boost to the University of Canberra in a bid to help it offer more courses, new entry pathways and access to the latest technologies.

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The Victorian Government has released the first draft initiative of the Living Victoria program, with State Minister for Water, Peter Walsh releasing the East Werribee Precinct Structure Plan (PSP).

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The CSIRO has released a new report detailing how emerging technologies help emergency services better manage the impacts of natural disasters and minimise their impacts on people, infrastructure and the environment.

 

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The Queensland Government has released its 30-year agriculture plan for public comment and consultation, with State Minister for Agriculture, John McVeigh, encouraging agri-businesses and communities to have their say.

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The Federal and Western Australian Governments have announced $1.47 million in joint funding for the John de Laeter Centre for Isotope Research (JDLC) at Curtin University.

 

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The Federal Government has announced a suite of market integrity reforms aimed at better protecting investors who use Australia’s financial markets.

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The Queensland Government has granted approval for the $1.4 billion integrated tourism and residential community at Ella Bar in far north Queensland.

 

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The International Energy Agency (IEA) has released an in-depth analysis of the Australia’s energy policies, lauding the ‘country’s ambitious goals for developing a low-carbon economy’, but said the sector will still require significantly more investment.

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The Federal Government has opened the new one-stop-shop flood risk information service to assist the community, planners and insurers access the most up to date flood information about their local area.

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Kathy Keele has announced she will be stepping down from her position as Chief Executive Officer of the Australia Council at the end of the year.

 

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The country’s top digital minds have been celebrated in the release of a new Apple app, which showcases 39 Australians who are shaping the country’s digital future.

 

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