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    Marriott new properties 2021.

    The Tasman in Hobart is now being advertised as Coming in December. There is possibility of this being delayed further as one of the onsite trades has decided to take industrial action. For those on Facebook you can see some internal construction pictures on 27 /11/ 2019 at Log into Facebook
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    Marriott new properties 2021.

    From what I can tell the rooms are built behind the original facade and you can see there is new windows behind the old existing windows. If I remember I will check to see what plans we have at work and if they detail what they have done. Also there was recently an article in the Mercury about...
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    Earning QFF points with Kayo

    From my experience with them I would not waste time chasing the points and when you do get them it might be the right amount. It took a few emails that went unanswered and about 3 months for my points to be credited and while the bonus points were correct the monthly points I was supposed to...
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    So if Pfizer & Moderna were relying on phone calls from participants in the trial that surely would put into question how accurate the results are. The AZ/Oxford trial the participant I know who was part of the trial was tested every Tuesday and was positive after one of them, guess they had...
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    Coles Masterchef Knives

    I got the Large Santoku knife just over a week ago. It is a lot better than I expected it to be though anything is better than the old blunt knife I had been using. I'll grab the Steak knifes and the Large Cook's knife next. One thing that I found odd was when I handed the knife to the person...
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    While it would be great if International travel opened back up for summer the reality is that it will not as enough people will not be vaccinated in time for this to happen.
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    Ah, yes :) I'm thinking as we are about 8 months into his Covid "mess" it will be at least 6- 8 months before we get back to International holidays / flights being an option for those who are vaccinated. As mentioned before it is highly likely the PM will extend the ban to March, and then in...
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    And how many of those was solely because of Covid and not some other underlying health issue which when combined with Covid caused death? Think about this, if died because I had a heart attack while driving would the road fatality count be increased because I crashed and "died" as a result of...
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    And approx. 310,000 laboratory-confirmed flu notifications compared to 28,000 Covid cases in Australia. But death rate is higher when taken as a percentage of infections for Covid.
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    Simon is just another person wanting to sound important by putting his 2 bob's worth in and getting into the press.
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    State border closures illegal under the highest law in the country?

    Previously used flight path is here :)
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    Very..... And after awhile it falls on deaf ears. I feel a lot of people are using their position to sound and feel important but no progress is being made on what they are saying.
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    Google rightly or wrongly tells me around the world, every year, the number of people: killed by car crash ~1,250,000 killed by their own hand ~800,000 killed by influenza ~375,000 killed by (non war) gun violence ~250,000 killed by war ~200,000 killed by terrorists ~20,000 killed by lightning...
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    The Amazing Race - Covid style.. Which takes me off on a slight tangent, allegedly they were filming The Amazing Race Australia in Tasmania a week ago. So contestants got around the travel ban / quarantine issues easily.....
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    Predictions of when international flights may resume/bans lifted

    But what was / is Hotel capacity running at around the country? I now one of our local Hobart Hotels was running at 3% (Weekday) to maximum 5% (Weekend) occupancy so plenty of rooms available down here.
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