About the House Magazine - Issue 42

Issue 42 – August 2011

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Cover Story: Tall Timber tangle

There's a lot at stake in the latest probe into the future of the forestry industry. Read full story.

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Safe choice

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Fears and misunderstanding are keeping some Australians from the jobs they are seeking.

A friend in need

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In the digital age school librarians are needed as much as ever, but they feel undervalued, professionally isolated and subject to constant pressure to justify their existence, says a House of Representatives committee.

Continental shift

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As scientists work to identify the main impacts of climate change on our vast continent, a parliamentary inquiry has been launched into Australia’s biodiversity in a changing climate.

Lecture free zone

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The ideas and opinions of more than 30,000 young Australians are at the centre of a new parliamentary report into cyber-safety.

Deep impact

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Australian companies capitalising on Africa’s mining boom are doing more than just digging.

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