New South Wales

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New South Wales is a state on the east coast of Australia. It borders Queensland to the north, Victoria to the south, and South Australia to the west. Its coast borders the Tasman Sea to the east. The Australian Capital Territory is an enclave within the state. New South Wales' state capital is Sydney, which is also Australia's most populous city. In December 2018, the population of New South Wales was over 8 million, making it Australia's most populous state. Just under two-thirds of the state's population, 5.1 million, live in the Greater Sydney area. Inhabitants of New South Wales are referred to as New South Welshmen.

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NSW has added five new languages to its curriculum.
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A NSW university urged its students and staff to stay inside as it and a nearby school are locked down and police warn people to avoid the area.
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A NSW university has urged its students and staff to stay inside as it and a nearby school are locked down and police warn people to avoid the area.
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NSW Sports Minister John Sidoti has stood aside from cabinet while ICAC investigates allegations concerning his property interests.
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NSW Sports Minister John Sidoti has stood aside from cabinet while ICAC investigates allegations concerning his property interests.
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Three Liberal MPs angry over a bill to decriminalise abortion in NSW have withdrawn a spill motion against Premier Gladys Berejiklian.
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NSW MPs will resume their debate on a bill decriminalising abortion after delays, a weekend of demonstrations and a leadership spill was called off.
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A threatened leadership spill against NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian over her handling of a private member's bill to decriminalise abortion has been called off.
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A threatened leadership spill against NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian over her handling of a private member's bill to decriminalise abortion has been called off.
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The main problem for NSW is that it is quite significantly more religious than other states.
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The unidentified 76-year-old man was cycling in a park in New South Wales when a witness saw him careen into a fence as he tried to avoid the bird.
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Three NSW MPs are reportedly planning to move a motion to oust Gladys Berejiklian over concerns about abortion legislation.
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A swooping magpie startled an elderly NSW cyclist who veered off a path to avoid the bird and crashed; he died from fatal head injuries,
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The Queensland government will launch a tourism campaign to try to lure visitors back to regions decimated by bushfires.
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A swooping magpie startled an elderly NSW cyclist who veered off a path to avoid the bird and crashed; he died from fatal head injuries,
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Opponents of a bill to legalise abortion in New South Wales have gathered in Sydney, just 24 hours after abortion rights activists held their rally in Hyde Park.
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New projections show that under a worst-case scenario, some NSW rural towns could run out of drinking water as soon as November.
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New projections show that under a worst-case scenario, some NSW rural towns could run out of drinking water as soon as November.
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New projections show that under a worst-case scenario, some NSW rural towns could run out of drinking water as soon as November.
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Opponents of a bill to legalise abortion in New South Wales have gathered in Sydney, just 24 hours after abortion rights activists held their rally in Hyde Park.
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New projections show that under a worst-case scenario, some NSW rural towns could run out of drinking water as soon as November.
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Opponents of a bill to legalise abortion in New South Wales have gathered in Sydney, just 24 hours after pro-choice activists held their rally in Hyde Park.
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Opponents of a bill to legalise abortion in New South Wales will gather in Sydney today, just 24 hours after pro-choice activists held their rally in Hyde Park.
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Firefighters in NSW took advantage of cooler conditions to undertake back-burning operations, with hotter and windier conditions expected next week.
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Overall, the number of out of control fires in the state is down to two from the 14 uncontained bushfires at midday on Friday.
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Overall, the number of out of control fires in the state is down to two from the 14 uncontained bushfires at midday on Friday.
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Protesters on both sides of the New South Wales abortion bill debate will rally to have their views heard before state parliament resumes.
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The New South Wales government is reportedly in talks with Racing NSW to project the barrier draw of the Everest onto the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
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NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro has again compared vegan farm trespassers to "domestic terrorists" during a NSW budget estimates hearing.
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NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro has again compared vegan farm trespassers to "domestic terrorists" during a NSW budget estimates hearing.
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It could take weeks for firefighters to bring major northern New South Wales bushfires under control.
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It could take weeks for firefighters to bring major northern NSW bushfires under control.
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Lighter winds are expected to ease conditions for firefighters battling out-of-control bushfires in northern NSW before conditions deteriorate this weekend
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Lighter winds are expected to ease conditions for firefighters battling out-of-control bushfires in northern NSW before conditions deteriorate this weekend
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Lighter winds are expected to ease conditions for firefighters battling out-of-control bushfires in northern NSW before conditions deteriorate this weekend
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Lighter winds are likely to bring better conditions for firefighters battling major out-of-control bushfires in northern NSW.
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At least nine homes and 34 outbuildings have been destroyed in bushfires across the state so far.
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NSW firefighters continue to battle several bushfires burning out of control in the state's north, with emergency alerts issued for two blazes.
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Hundreds of Australians have fled their homes in the eastern states as 140 fires ravaged parts of Queensland and New South Wales (NSW), officials said on..
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NSW firefighters continue to battle several out-of-control bushfires in the state's north, with watch and act alerts remaining for three major blazes.
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NSW firefighters continue to battle several out-of-control bushfires in the state's north, with watch and act alerts remaining for three major blazes.
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NSW firefighters continue to battle several out of control bushfires in the state's north, with watch and act alerts remaining for three major blazes.
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Dry conditions and strong winds are fuelling more than 100 bushfires across Queensland and New South Wales.
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A search is continuing for a helicopter that crashed off the NSW coast with five people believed on board, but windy conditions are hindering police divers.
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Dry conditions and strong winds are fuelling more than 100 bushfires across Queensland and New South Wales.
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A NSW magistrate is due to sentence a Fortnite gamer who live-streamed himself assaulting his partner.
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Dry conditions and strong winds are fuelling more than 100 bushfires across Queensland and New South Wales.
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Hundreds of NSW firefighters have spent the weekend battling major blazes and continue to do so amid windy conditions, with five homes destroyed so far.
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Queensland is in uncharted territory as crews battle to get the upper hand in the worst start to the fire season on record, as the state's fire chief warns this..
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Queensland is in uncharted territory as crews battle to get the upper hand in the worst start to the fire season on record, as the state's fire chief warns this..
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Thank God that’s over. Or so went the sigh of relief rippling from New South Wales to Canberra and Caulfield Racecourse on Sunday where the Liberal Party’s..
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The NSW premier will scrap the controversial lockout laws for most of the CBD by the end of the year but the lockouts will remain in place in Kings Cross.
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The NSW premier will scrap the controversial lockout laws for most of the CBD by the end of the year but the lockouts will remain in place in Kings Cross.
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