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Melbourne is stuck in a reverse Groundhog Day: every day is worse than the one before

The Observer 26 Sep 2021
The week with the earthquake was my worst in the pandemic, and it wasn’t the quake that made it so ... I’m a freelance travel writer living in the very centre of the Melbourne CBD – so central that I can see the GPO clock out of my window ... Worst even than in 2020, when Melbourne’s long second lockdown dragged on for four months.
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Dozens of aftershocks from record-breaking 5.9 magnitude earthquake which rocked Victoria as insurance claims mount ...

The Daily Mail 23 Sep 2021
Emergency workers survey the damage caused by the quake where part of a wall fell from a building in Melbourne (pictured on Wednesday) ... Measuring at 5.9 on the Richter scale, the quake was felt as far away as Sydney, Tasmania, Canberra and Adelaide (pictured damage to shop fronts on Chapel St, Melbourne).
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No Malaysians affected by Melbourne quake, says Consul General

The Star 23 Sep 2021
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama). No Malaysians were adversely affected by the magnitude 6.0 earthquake which struck near Melbourne, Australia on Wednesday (Sept 22), says Read full story ... .
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 23 Sep 2021
Australian city lightly damaged in quake. MELBOURNE, Australia -- A magnitude 5.9 earthquake caused slight damage in suburban Melbourne on Wednesday in an unusually powerful temblor for Australia. The quake hit about 80 miles northeast of Australia's second-most-populous city at a depth of 6 miles, Geoscience Australia said.
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Melbourne Quake: Shaken, Not Stirred

Dissident Voice 22 Sep 2021
The Australian city of Melbourne in its sixth lockdown, its residents fatigued and ravaged by regulations ... Melbourne was experiencing the rarest of earthquakes ... To the 5.8 quake can be added two ... “Perfectly fine to have a stiff drink, even though it’s only 11 in the morning.”The post Melbourne Quake.
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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes near Melbourne, tremors rattle southeast Australia

Gulf Daily News 22 Sep 2021
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck near Melbourne on Wednesday, Geoscience Australia said, one of the country's biggest quakes on record, causing damage to buildings in the country's second largest city and sending tremors throughout neighbouring states. The quake's epicentre was ...
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Rare quake triggers panic in southeastern Australia

Taipei Times 22 Sep 2021
With Melbourne beginning its eighth week of COVID-19 pandemic lockdown and bracing for a third straight day of violent anti-vaccine protests, most residents were at home when the quake struck. Zume Phim, 33, owner of Melbourne’s Oppen cafe, said he rushed onto the street when the quake hit.
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Magnitude 5.8 earthquake strikes Victoria

TVNZ 22 Sep 2021
... Melbourne buildings. A map showing the epicentre of the 6.0 magnitude quake in Mansfield, Victoria ... Geoscience Australia said the epicentre of the quake was in Mansfield, which is about 180 kilometres north-east of Melbourne by road.
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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes near Melbourne

Khaleej Times 22 Sep 2021
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck near Melbourne on Wednesday, Geoscience Australia said, one of the country's biggest quakes on record, causing damage to buildings in the country's second largest city and sending tremors throughout neighbouring states. The quake's epicentre was ...
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How earthquake was BIGGER than the deadliest shake in Australian history - the tragic Newcastle ...

The Daily Mail 22 Sep 2021
'The Newcastle quake was 12km deep, 20km from the city and the fault ran in the right direction to focus a very strong motion towards the city,' Dr Gibson, from the University of Melbourne, said ... 'This latest quake was in the most remote area of Eastern Highlands of Victoria.' ... The quake hit at 9.15am hundreds of kilometres north-east of Melbourne.
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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes Melbourne, large scale damage reported

The Telegraph India 22 Sep 2021
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck near Melbourne on Wednesday, Geoscience Australia said, one of the country's biggest quakes on record, causing damage to buildings in the country's second-largest city and sending tremors throughout neighbouring states. The quake's epicentre was ...
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Rare Australia earthquake triggers panic in Melbourne

Urdu Point 22 Sep 2021
A rare quake rattled southeastern Australia on Wednesday, shaking buildings, knocking down walls and sending panicked Melbourne residents running into the streets ... With Melbourne beginning its eighth week of pandemic lockdown and braced for a third straight day of violent anti-vaccine protests, most residents were at home when the quake struck.
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Australia earthquake triggers panic in Melbourne

Khaleej Times 22 Sep 2021
A rare quake rattled southeastern Australia early Wednesday, shaking buildings, knocking down walls and sending panicked residents running into the streets of Melbourne ... The quake "would have caused many billions of dollars in damage had it been under Melbourne," he added.
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Rare Australia earthquake causes panic in Melbourne

Raw Story 22 Sep 2021
A rare quake rattled southeastern Australia early Wednesday, shaking buildings, knocking down walls and sending panicked Melbourne residents running into the streets ... With Melbourne beginning its eighth week of pandemic lockdown and bracing for a third straight day of violent anti-vaccine protests, most residents were at home when the quake struck.
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Rare Aussie quake triggers Melbourne panic

Manila Standard Today 22 Sep 2021
Melbourne—A rare quake rattled southeastern Australia early Wednesday, shaking buildings, knocking down walls and sending panicked Melbourne residents running into the streets ... The quake “would have caused many billions of dollars in damage had it been under Melbourne”, he added.

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