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International Tennis Federation unveils historic rebrand of Fed Cup

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has today announced that Fed Cup, the global women's tennis team tournament, has been renamed the Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas. It is…

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Sep 18, 2020 Events / Marketing / Sport /


Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron attracts triple the expected attendance at inaugural online AGM

Due to the COVID-19 lockdown, for the first time in its 144-year history, St Kilda-based Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron (RYMS) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) via video conference…

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Sep 17, 2020 Events / Sport /


FFA partners with Greater Shepparton City Council with goal to secure more AFC youth women’s qualifiers

With a view to hosting a round one qualification group for the Asian Football Confederation (AFC)  U-20 Women’s Asian Cup 2022, Football Federation Australia (FFA) today…

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Sep 16, 2020 Events / Sport /


Shanghai Tourism Festival sees rise in visitor numbers

The Shanghai Tourism Festival welcomed more than 36,000 people to its opening night on Saturday, more than double the number of people that attended the opening night of last year’s…

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Sep 14, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Tourism /


Socially distanced 2020 World Wellness Weekend looks to create togetherness

The upcoming 2020 edition of the World Wellness Weekend (WWW) is to be presented as a combination of online streaming and socially-distanced group wellness activities around the world. Now…

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Sep 14, 2020 Events / Wellness /


Universal Studios Singapore cancels popular Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Studios Singapore at Resorts World Sentosa has announced that its popular Halloween Horror Nights will not be held this year. The event, which has grown to be Singapore's…

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Sep 11, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Safety /


Colombian curator appointed as Artistic Director of the 23rd Biennale of Sydney

After an extensive international search, the Biennale of Sydney has appointed Colombian curator José Roca as the Artistic Director of the 23rd Biennale of Sydney, which will take…

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Sep 9, 2020 Arts / Culture / Events / Tourism /


Shooting Australia announces 2024 World Junior Championship to be held in Sydney

Shooting Australia has announced that the 2024 Junior World Championships for Pistol, Rifle and Shotgun disciplines will be held at the Sydney International Shooting Centre (SISC) at Cecil…

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Sep 9, 2020 Events / Sport / Venues /



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