Melbourne Cup

As far as we know there are no plans for a get-together in Philly to watch the event but we are under the impression that the race will be available to view online LIVE via AustralianRacing.com (we’re not 100% sure about this one but certainly keep it on the list). Other options include: HRTV on
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Happy New Year Aussies in Philly

Fireworks weren’t quite the same here in Philly and the temps a little cooler (not by much) but we hope you signalled in the New Year in style. We’ve been sandwiched between test matches with India and after recovering from the joys of Test 1 we’ve been treated to some pretty impressive cricket with the
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Delaware Investments Raises $124,000 for Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia in Charity Golf Tournament

PHILADELPHIA, Oct 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Thanks to generous support from sponsors and employees, Delaware Investments raised $124,795 in its charity golf outing — the Delaware Investments Charity Classic — for Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia. The Macquarie Group Foundation, which encourages staff to participate in and organize fundraising activities for nonprofit organizations, is matching
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Commonwealth of PA, Office of International Business Development leading Trade Mission to Aus & NZ

  Familiar with a business who has spoken about setting up on office or doing business in Australia? The Pennsylvania Office of International Business Development would like to invite them to join a business development mission to Australia and New Zealand March 4-13, 2011.  The mission will focus on customized business appointments in Sydney and
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Wallabies run riot against Eagles

Date/Time: Sep 23, 2011, 20:30 local, 08:30 GMT Venue: Westpac Stadium, Wellington Australia 67 – 5 United States of America Attendance: 33824  Half-time: 22 – 5 Tries: Ashley-Cooper 3, Beale, Elsom, Faingaa 2, Horne, McCabe, Mitchell, Samo Cons: Barnes 4, Cooper 2 Tries: Gagiano Flanker Rocky Elsom crosses for their second try of the match © Getty Images Australia ran in 11
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Local companies can explore global trade

Homegrown Delaware County companies can learn about opportunities in the global market — from Brazil to China — at a special trade event Sept. 23 at the Ellis Preserve in Newtown Square. County Council and the County Commerce Center announced that a sister economic development program, the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP), will
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Aussie style smoking rules considered by Philly

The Phila. Board of Health wants signs like New York… One might think that smoking bans in city parks and that graphic cigarette-pack labels coming from Washington represent the extreme of government meddling. But with statistics showing that smoking remains the No. 1 cause of preventable deaths, the Philadelphia Board of Health is considering a
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