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Man back at work uses sign to prevent generic questions about his holidays

CONVERSATION STOPPER: A local marketing executive is going to extreme lengths to stave off generic questions about how he spent his summer holidays. "I desperately want to avoid repeating the same things over and over," says Steven Hockney. "In fact I don't...
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HOUSING CRISIS: Waverley council now renting out cabanas on Bondi Beach for $250 per night

TENT CITY: The popularity of beach cabanas in Australia comes amid growing awareness of sun safety. But now the open air tents are being touted as a solution to the escalating housing crisis. Waverley Council in Sydney's east has today...
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City of Sydney announce plans for new ‘texting only’ walking lanes on local footpaths

STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION: People looking at their phones while walking in Sydney's CBD will be required to use a 'texting only' walking lane, under a new plan announced today by Sydney's Lord Mayor Clover Moore. Well-known for the...
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City of Sydney now allowing double parking, but only for luxury four-wheel drives

PARKING PRIVILEGE: Drivers of expensive 4WD's are welcoming new laws permitting them to double park their vehicles within the City of Sydney local government area, for a maximum of 30 minutes. "The City of Sydney council recognises the unique needs...
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HOUSING CRISIS: Sydney’s homeless mistaken as people camping out to watch the fireworks

LIVING ROUGH: Sydney's housing crisis is on full display once again today with thousands of homeless people cramming into CBD parks and other public spaces. Many mainstream news outlets are mistakenly reporting that these people are camping out to secure...
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Time Out Sydney says the best thing to do on NYE is take a sleeping pill & go to bed at 10.30pm

KNOCKOUT BLOW: Popular lifestyle magazine Time Out has just released its guide for New Year's Eve in Sydney, and it's a big departure from the usual fanfare of fireworks, parties and Harbour cruises. "Save yourself a lot of anxiety, money...
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WHITE XMAS: Thousands of family lunches cancelled today, as everyone is out searching for washed up cocaine

LET IT SNOW: Beaches along parts of the NSW coastline are packed with treasure hunters today. It comes after police announced yesterday that 7 packages suspected to contain large amounts of cocaine have washed up on beaches from Newcastle to...
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Double Bay influencer brings ring light to Service NSW for her drivers licence photo shoot

THAT'S SHOWBIZ: It's the bane of every influencer's existence; bland and uneven lighting which can leave unflattering shadows and low quality images. Double Bay influencer Renee Steele was left traumatised by her last drivers licence photo from five years ago...
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#BREAKING: Network TEN announce brand new TV program: Pondi Rescue

SINK OR SWIM: In a TV market where many new reality shows quickly fail, Network TEN is banking on a fresh offering called 'Pondi Rescue.' An extension of TEN's highly successful Bondi Rescue, the show is filmed at the new...
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Eastern suburbs man travels to new ‘beach’ at Penrith, to avoid having to find parking at Bondi

BEACH HACK: A Darlinghurst man who lives an eight minute drive from arguably one of the best beaches in the world, has driven an hour and a half to the new 'beach' at Penrith because it's much easier to find...
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