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Yaeji's Huge Sydney Opera House Show Exposes A Void in Sydney's Club Scene

Yaeji set Australia's most iconic venue alight this weekend, proving that it can provide a space for contemporary music. But there are still gaps that it can't fix.
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Australia Today

This Guy Just Became the First Paraplegic to Reach Everest Base Camp

Scott Doolan, 28, was paralysed from the waist down as a teenager.
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Tokyo Is the Most Expensive Place in the World to Buy Weed

A gram will set you back £23.
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I Asked Instagram's Favourite Cosmetic Surgeon to Make Me One of Her 'Dolls'

“A millimetre on a face, a kilometre on the soul,” Dr Naomi told me.
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Death of the Great Barrier Reef

David Attenborough Says the Great Barrier Reef Will Die This Century

His new documentary "Blue Planet II" issues a stark warning for Australia's national jewel.
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Global Drug Survey 2018

You're Not Imagining it, Gin Makes You Feel More Aggressive

But so does vodka, rum, and basically all other spirits.
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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Australia Has Voted 'YES' for Marriage Equality

61.6 percent of participating Australians voted in favour in the optional nationwide ABS survey.
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Your 2017 Guide to Cults and Fringe Religions

A Look Inside Australia's Most Notorious Cult, the Family

VICE Meets filmmaker Rosie Jones and journalist Chris Johnston who've been investigating the sect for years.
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Still at War and Almost Forgotten: What Life Is Like in Afghanistan

"The optimism of 2013 has gone."
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All Hail the Really Tacky Shot, the Taste of the Mid-2000s

They are everything good about drinking, and you shouldn’t have to go to a sad airport bar with a “shots menu” to get them.
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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Aboriginal Communities Are Crowdfunding to Expose Police Brutality

They've already raised $20,000 in less than a week.
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Death of the Great Barrier Reef

Economists Say the Great Barrier Reef Is 'Too Big to Fail'

The rapidly dying reef just got a price tag: £33 billion.
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