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#Down Under

# down-under - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Tyrone's Conor McKenna turns on the afterburners for brilliant Aussie Rules goal Down Under This post contains videos

Tyrone's Conor McKenna turns on the afterburners for brilliant Aussie Rules goal

McKenna and Essendon control their own destiny in the AFL finals race.

# down-under - Friday 4 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge An Irish girl in Australia got a brilliant Gaeilge tattoo on her arm because she kept getting asked to speak Irish An Bhfuil Cead Agam...

# down-under - Friday 7 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Letter from Down Under: 'Our attorney general argued that people have the right to be bigots' Column

Letter from Down Under: 'Our attorney general argued that people have the right to be bigots'

I call it home but it’s a shame that Australia is still very much a work in progress, writes Irish emigrant Philip Lynch.

# down-under - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Sturridge stars as Gerrard and Carragher make Liverpool return in Australia

The Reds ran out 3-0 winners in Sydney earlier.

# down-under - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump's 'very powerful armada' headed to Australia, not North Korea Heading South

Trump's 'very powerful armada' headed to Australia, not North Korea

It is a sign Trump is letting China control North Korea.

# down-under - Monday 10 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Australian rapper ran into the sea after running up €420 bill at seafood restaurant Gold Coast

Australian rapper ran into the sea after running up €420 bill at seafood restaurant

Police were towed to the man on the back of jet-skis.

# down-under - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Dara Ó Briain responded brilliantly to the most ludicrous fake news story about his death Apparently I'm Dead

Dara Ó Briain responded brilliantly to the most ludicrous fake news story about his death

This takes “greatly exaggerated” to new lengths.

# down-under - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Kurtley Beale will leave Wasps and head home in good time for the 2019 World Cup

Though not until well after he takes on Leinster in the Champions Cup.

# down-under - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Irish woman (21) in critical condition after light aircraft crashes in Australia Middle Island

Ireland's James McGee goes in search of the promised land Down Under

The 29-year-old has been drawn against Croatian Matija Pecotic in Melbourne.

# down-under - Monday 9 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge An Irish chipper in Melbourne sells proper chicken fillet rolls Mammy's Boy

# down-under - Monday 21 November, 2016

Confirmed: International Rules Series is returning to a two-Test format next year

Joe Kernan’s Ireland squad will travel to Australia in 12 months’ time.

# down-under - Monday 17 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A mystery drug has hospitalised 16 people in Australia but authorities don't know what it is yet Gold Coast

A mystery drug has hospitalised 16 people in Australia but authorities don't know what it is yet

A man is fighting for his life in intensive care in Queensland after taking the drug.

# down-under - Saturday 2 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Election count underway in Australia with top parties neck and neck Too Close To Call

Election count underway in Australia with top parties neck and neck

Leaders of the major parties have each promised to bring stability to a government long mired in chaos.

# down-under - Monday 25 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This chipper in Melbourne sells a proper Irish garlic cheese chip Mammy's Boy

# down-under - Friday 8 April, 2016

Shades of Mayo v Meath in 1996 as massive half-time brawl occurs during Australian league game Schemozzle This post contains videos

Shades of Mayo v Meath in 1996 as massive half-time brawl occurs during Australian league game

Adelaide United were facing Melbourne City FC and everything got out of hand as the teams headed for the tunnel.

# down-under - Monday 7 March, 2016

Former Irish international pushes Perth into a play-off place Down Under

Andy Keogh has endured a rather turbulent time recently but he’s back in great form for Perth Glory.

# down-under - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This is the most hilariously angry noise complaint note ever left after a party The Language

This is the most hilariously angry noise complaint note ever left after a party

They didn’t even try to be passive aggressive.

# down-under - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

'I was very close to Dave through my time in UCD' - Westmeath star on help with AFL career

Sigerson Cup winner John Heslin on the late Dave Billings.

# down-under - Thursday 18 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Australians are waking up to the 'hairy panic' of a tumbleweed takeover Down Under This post contains videos

Australians are waking up to the 'hairy panic' of a tumbleweed takeover

Homes in Wangaratta are under metres of the weed.

# down-under - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch this shirtless man stop a robbery at a fast food restaurant Down Under

Take a break and watch this shirtless man stop a robbery at a fast food restaurant

It would seem he removed his shirt especially for his heroics.

# down-under - Thursday 21 January, 2016

'He’s a massive competitor which fits in really well with AFL football'

Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan is adapting well to life at Sydney Swans.

# down-under - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Two more young GAA stars headed to Aussie Rules

Colin O’Riordan Tipp and Darragh Joyce of Kilkenny are off to Melbourne in October.

# down-under - Thursday 27 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This bar in Australia used naked women as platters and offended just about everyone PR Gone Wrong
From The Daily Edge This bar in Australia used naked women as platters and offended just about everyone PR Gone Wrong

# down-under - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hopes that Ireland’s marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback Voted Down Under This post contains videos

Hopes that Ireland’s marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback

Ireland’s referendum has been a feature of the Australian debate.

# down-under - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “Not clean”: The Fifa corruption investigation has spread to Australia Down Under

“Not clean”: The Fifa corruption investigation has spread to Australia

Australian police say they are looking into corruption claims around the country’s failed 2022 World Cup bid.

# down-under - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Another Irish footballer is packing his bags for Australia

Roy O’Donovan is off to the A-League.

# down-under - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Ciaran Byrne makes Carlton debut to become latest Irish star of Aussie Rules AFL

Ciaran Byrne makes Carlton debut to become latest Irish star of Aussie Rules

The Blues were involved in a fiery encounter at the MCG.

# down-under - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Michael Cheika is in trouble after ‘approaching’ a referee during a Waratahs game

There was a short exchange on the sideline.

# down-under - Monday 23 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Cricket ball-sized hailstones have been raining down in Australia Biblical Weather

Cricket ball-sized hailstones have been raining down in Australia

And you were probably enjoying the sunshine this weekend.

# down-under - Saturday 21 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Irish lad’s toilet guest is reason enough to never move to Australia, ever Toilet Check

This Irish lad’s toilet guest is reason enough to never move to Australia, ever

Kill it with fire. Burn it all down.

# down-under - Monday 16 February, 2015

Damien Duff’s A-League career in doubt as Ireland star suffers double injury

The former Ireland man’s season looks to be over.

# down-under - Friday 13 February, 2015

After leaving Derry City, Rory Patterson will be playing in Australia this year

The striker will be lining out for Cockburn City. Nope, us neither.

# down-under - Friday 30 January, 2015

Mayo AFL star struck down for 12 weeks by injury as Adelaide respect Kildare rookie’s decision

Pearce Hanley is going to be sidelined and miss out on action with Brisbane Lions.

It’s Djokovic v Murray in Sunday’s Australian Open final after another epic semi this morning

The World number one saw off Stan Wawrinka in five sets.

# down-under - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Broken collarbone rules Quade Cooper out of Super Rugby for three months

On the plus side, he’ll be nice and fresh for the World Cup.

# down-under - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

James McGee progresses in Australian Open qualifying

The Dubliner is through to the second round after victory over Slovakia’s Nobert Gombos.

# down-under - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

James McGee has been drawn against a familiar foe in Australian Open qualifying

Both McGee and Louk Sorensen will face seeded opponents when qualifying begins on Wednesday.

# down-under - Monday 5 January, 2015

History boys? Here’s the Ireland squad for the 2015 Cricket World Cup

There are just 39 days until the tournament gets underway.

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