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EU Protected Foods That Potentially Require Renaming

This is the list of foods that will need to be renamed in order for a Free Trade Agreement between Oz and the EU: 1Steirisches Kürbiskernöl Pumpkin seed oil Austria 2 Tiroler Speck Bacon …

South East Asia Fresh Food Markets - What Do Locals Pay Compared to Tourists?

Watching some of the many youtube fresh market and street food videos in Thailand and Vietnam, I would really appreciate information on what the locals really pay for fresh seafood versus the tourist …

BIG W

Big W Store Closures and Restructure

Given Big W are a regular source of electronic gaming and food bargains, this is probably the end of an era. 30 Big W stores and 2 distribution centres to close. Might be some crazy ferrero rocher …

Lufthansa

Lufthansa Looks to Sue Passenger Who Deliberately Missed Travel Leg

Mein gutness! Never skip leg day. "German airline Lufthansa is trying to sue a passenger it says wilfully booked a cheaper ticket with no intention of making the final leg of their journey, it …

Lottoland

Lottoland and It's Bizarre Terms and Conditions

OK, there was Lottoland advertising on my page. In big letters it showed a big US half billion dollar draw. In fine print below were strange conditions that don't seem particularly legal under …

Nitro Athletics Cheating Scandal Debacle Imbroglio

Did anyone else watch the Usain Bolt Nitro athletics meeting tonight? The final event relay was a disgrace with even Bruce McAvaney lost for words trying to explain the most blatant cheating seen in …

Queue Jumping 'Groups' and General Queue Etiquette

Queues are simple things. There's one simple rule to queuing and that is to stand in line and wait your turn. Many people can't get it right and think 'knowing' someone already …

Anyone Been Fined For Not Updating Driver's Licence Address

Hi and thank you in advance. I don't drive anymore just due to not wanting a car and am happy walking anywhere. I do not own a car and have a 10 year long licence, about halfway …