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Commonwealth Games 2022 | Barrie Lester’s determination to represent Australia in lawn bowls

Barrie Lester was a footy-loving athlete who kept succumbing to injury. The lure of lawn bowls gave him another avenue to represent Australia at the highest level, writes LACHLAN McKIRDY. Barrie Lester was your typical footy-loving teen from Country Victoria. He hoped Aussie Rules would be his path. But then the injuries came flooding in. …

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Gold Coast school jumps onboard electric school bus trial to inspire curious young minds

While the economics of electric buses may make them an increasingly irresistible public transport option, year 4 student Annabelle Nicolson has a different reason for liking her new electrified ride to school. Key points: Hillcrest Christian College begins Gold Coast’s first electric bus school-run trial Transport research indicates car dependency is driving up congestion around …

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