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Queen holds 'most currencies' world record

While many people are familiar with the Queen's record as the longest-reigning living monarch, she also holds a raft of other records, including appearing on the most number of currencies.

Qld set for 30-50pct power bill rises

Queensland electricity bills could surge 30-50 per cent and dozens of small energy retailers could go under within months unless the state government intervenes in the market, an analyst says.

'Enough' vaccines for free Vic flu program

Victorian GPs and pharmacies will have enough vaccines to meet surging demand as a free jab program begins to combat a "nasty" influenza season, health authorities say.

Dutton to return to 'true Liberal values'

New Liberal Party leader Peter Dutton has vowed to be true to the party's values and represent Australia's "forgotten people" in the outer suburbs and regional areas.