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FightMND & Tennis Australia partner to ‘smash’ MND this summer

Tennis Australia and FightMND are delighted to announce their existing charity partnership will continue into its fourth year throughout the summer of tennis, including Australian Open 2019.

Koala dies in UK less than three months after export from Australia

Humane Society International is deeply saddened that one of five koalas recently sent to the United Kingdom from Adelaide has died less than three months after arrival, and is calling for the cessation of Australian wildlife export approvals without a clear and direct conservation benefit.

Australia leads international trials targeting iron deficiency in mothers and babies

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researchers have launched one of the largest international efforts to prevent and treat maternal anaemia in developing countries. The study will also investigate the impacts of iron deficiency on the developing infant brain.

MCG & Spotless on a good wicket freeing hens from cages

CRICKET fans who visit the Melbourne Cricket Ground this summer have even more reason to cheer, as Spotless, the MCG’s official caterer, have pledged to go completely cage free with their shell egg supply by 2023.