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#Land down under

# land-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...

# land-down-under - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Derry youngster Conor Glass set to make AFL debut on Saturday

The former Derry minor captain signed for Hawthorn in October 2015.

# land-down-under - Friday 21 April, 2017

Michael Conlan could fight in Australia this summer on undercard of Pacquiao's title defence

The bout would take place in Brisbane in July.

# land-down-under - Friday 14 April, 2017

From Dingle to Geelong - a Kerry All-Ireland winning captain starting an Aussie Rules career

Mark O’Connor has made the move to a new sport.

# land-down-under - Friday 2 December, 2016

Brisbane coach says they're not in the race to bring Robbie Keane to Oz

Ireland’s record goalscorer has been heavily linked with a move to the A-League.

# land-down-under - Monday 7 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge This ‘CU in the NT’ unofficial tourism slogan is blowing up in Australia Language Down Under

# land-down-under - Saturday 20 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 10 times the Irish in Australia were absolute heroes Land Down Under

10 times the Irish in Australia were absolute heroes

Doing god’s work.

# land-down-under - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Westmeath could lose one of their brightest stars as Connellan heads to Australia

The 21-year-old is spending a month on trial with St Kilda.

# land-down-under - Saturday 16 April, 2016

A moment of magic from Pearce Hanley helps Brisbane to shock Aussie Rules win

Mayo man inspires Brisbane to victory over Gold Coast.

Andy Keogh not giving up on Ireland aspirations as he aims to fire Perth to glory

After breaking an A-League record by scoring in eight consecutive games, Australian media have compared the Irish striker to Jamie Vardy.

# land-down-under - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Tipperary lose Colin O’Riordan as dual star signs AFL contract

Darragh Joyce, meanwhile, is hopeful of securing a deal in Australia too.

# land-down-under - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Leaving so soon? Hagan to head for Super Rugby after short-term Leinster deal

Prop signs for Melbourne Rebels until the end of 2017 season.

# land-down-under - Thursday 7 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Did Prince Harry just have a sly dig at the Australian media? Land Down Under

Did Prince Harry just have a sly dig at the Australian media?

The royal is currently on a tour of Australia, and the media is following him *very* closely.

# land-down-under - Sunday 11 January, 2015

How James McGee's Grand Slam breakthrough set the course for an ambitious 2015

Ireland’s top tennis player is in action at Australian Open qualifying next week.

# land-down-under - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From Cahill to Warne: These are our favourite Australian sports stars of the last 25 years

With the Wallabies in town, and our International Rules lads down under, we’ve been thinking about some old favourites.

# land-down-under - Sunday 21 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Drunken hunter fights off Australian croc with an eye-poke Land Down Under

Drunken hunter fights off Australian croc with an eye-poke

The younger adventurer had to think fast after being attacked by the large reptile.

# land-down-under - Friday 18 April, 2014

Could a date change save the International Rules series?

Talk of a one-game series between Ireland and Australia is “not ideal”, admits manager Paul Earley.

# land-down-under - Sunday 27 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Australian academic proposes adoption of new national flag Australia

Australian academic proposes adoption of new national flag

John Blaxland reckons his proposed flag could replace three different flags currently in use in Australia.

# land-down-under - Friday 5 August, 2011

Down starlet Mooney looking forward to life down under

Eighteen-year-old set to complete his move to Collingwood next Wednesday.

# land-down-under - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

View from Oz: historic weekend as new boys Gold Coast pick up first-ever AFL win Men At Work This post contains videos

View from Oz: historic weekend as new boys Gold Coast pick up first-ever AFL win

Neil Sherwin spent the long weekend holed up in a small little Aussie bar watching sport on the telly. Here’s what he made of the action Down Under.

# land-down-under - Thursday 21 April, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Forty per cent rise in Australian working holiday visa applications Land Down Under

Forty per cent rise in Australian working holiday visa applications

There’s been a big increase in the numbers of young Irish people applying for Australian visas, while many who are already there are reluctant to return to Ireland.

# land-down-under - Friday 18 February, 2011

Teenage girl alleges affair with Ricky Nixon

Super-agent who lured Irish GAA stars to Australia admits that his actions were “inappropriate”.

# land-down-under - Tuesday 1 February, 2011

Opportunity knocks for Tommy Walsh as St. Kilda suspend unruly quartet

Former Kerry star Tommy Walsh may get his chance earlier than expected after the Melbourne side’s latest drug scandal.

# land-down-under - Friday 14 January, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Australian Open moments Land Down Under This post contains videos

The Magnificent Seven: Australian Open moments

As thinks hot up Down Under, Niall Kelly looks back at some of the best games from the Australian Open. New balls please!