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Queensland miner on six-figure salary struggles as cost-of-living soars

Queensland miner on six-figure salary struggles as cost-of-living soars

A Queenslander on a six-figure salary has revealed why he needs to use services to access his pay before payday. An Australian father-of-four earning a six-figure salary has found himself living paycheck to paycheck as the cost of living bites. Stephen Te Pohe, who works as a boiler maker at the Mount Isa Mines in …

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Michelle Jenneke makes Australia Commonwealth Games team, jiggling hips

Michelle Jenneke makes Australia Commonwealth Games team, jiggling hips

Michelle Jenneke, the Aussie hurdler who became famous for her “jiggling” hips, is back in action and ready for another tilt on the world stage. Michelle “Jiggling” Jenneke is back. The hurdles star, who went viral with a pre-race jig at the 2012 World Junior Championships that quickly became her trademark, will have the chance …

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Draft order, picks, prospects, AFL Women’s, how to watch, players, teams, news

Draft order, picks, prospects, AFL Women’s, how to watch, players, teams, news

For the first time, all 18 AFL clubs have been represented at the AFL Women’s draft, as the class of 2022 begin their footy careers. The four expansion teams – Sydney, Hawthorn, Port Adelaide and Essendon – made up the bulk of the early selections trying to fill out their lists, including the first 13 …

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Jimmy Brings, Sydney Roosters, Luke Keary concussion, Wests Tigers, bosses, spotted, Grappa, Tim Sheens, news, highlights

Jimmy Brings, Sydney Roosters, Luke Keary concussion, Wests Tigers, bosses, spotted, Grappa, Tim Sheens, news, highlights

The Sydney Roosters are rallying around champion five-eighth Luke Keary as the three-time premiership-winner deals with his latest fight against concussion. The Roosters have long been regarded as the benchmark club when it comes to dealing with players who have repeatedly repeated head knocks. Champion backrower, NSW and Australian captain Boyd Cordner was forced into …

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Matt Lodge signs, Sydney Roosters transfers, Transfer Whispers, news, Warriors exit, Warriors CEO, highlights, videos

Matt Lodge signs, Sydney Roosters transfers, Transfer Whispers, news, Warriors exit, Warriors CEO, highlights, videos

The Roosters have reportedly signed former Warriors prop Matt Lodge following his exit from the New Zealand club in May. According to The Daily Telegraph, the 27-year-old will receive around $100,000 for the final six to eight weeks of the 2022 season. The Tricolours are hoping the signing will add some much-needed firepower into their …

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Matt Burton, $1 million, contract, Canterbury Bulldogs, NSW Blues, open market, teams, clubs

Matt Burton, $1 million, contract, Canterbury Bulldogs, NSW Blues, open market, teams, clubs

Phil Rothfield believes Matt Burton could command $1 million a season on his next contract as the Bulldogs try to ward off rival approaches for the latest Origin superstar. Fresh off his dream debut in the Blues’ 44-12 game two win over Queensland, Burton’s asking price has sky rocketed and can only increase further by …

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State of Origin, Blues, comment, Latrell Mitchell, Brad Fittler, Matt Burton

State of Origin, Blues, comment, Latrell Mitchell, Brad Fittler, Matt Burton

Rabbitohs center Latrell Mitchell has urged selectors to retain Matt Burton in the New South Wales squad, however the 22-year-old will have to change position. Burton wore the number three jersey during his magnificent debut on Sunday night, a jersey that Mitchell has worn in the past and one he hopes to win back. Mitchell …

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