Essays Tagged: "Melbourne"

Was the Grand Prix Benificial for Melbourne

Was the Grand Prix, promoted as 'The Great Race' which washeld at Albert Park beneficial for Melbourne, or was it justa huge waste of taxpayers money? The race was televised to650 million peopl ... nd media caring out a world wide coverageof this event. This could convince people to come and visitMelbourne and would also be a major tourism boost.Approximately $23.8 million has been spent overhau ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


protests are among the most globalized events in the contemporary world. The protesters in Seattle, Melbourne, Prague, Quebec and elsewhere are not just local kids, but men and women from across the w ...

(5 pages) 387 0 4.3 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

"The Maestro", by Peter Goldsworthy.

childhood to 1977. During this time he travels to Adelaide, through Europe and ends up settling in Melbourne. The central concern of the novel "Maestro" is definitely the growth to maturity of Paul. ...

(3 pages) 85 2 4.2 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

On the Beach the assignment was to respond, in journal format, to the aforementioned novel, and to mention the main charcters and analyze the emotional and spiritual effects of the main events.

take hour to get something as simple as milk. Lieutenant Commander Peter Holmes, who also lives in Melbourne with his wife and their daughter, was called on assignment to go on board the U.S.S. Scorp ...

(3 pages) 22 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Judaism in Australia

ish, Polish, German or Hungarian.The great majority of Australia's Jewish population live in either Melbourne or Sydney. In Melbourne most Jews come from a polish background, whereas in Sydney most Je ... as where many Jews choose to live in, close to Jewish synagogues.There are many day schools in both Melbourne and Sydney, with approximately 13 out of 20 of the Jewish schools in Australia situated in ...

(2 pages) 31 1 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Maestro - Peter Goldworthy Book Report

tongue", "but the aroused, sexual present overwhelmed the past", and Paul left Keller and drove to Melbourne with Rosie.In the beginning Paul is unimpressed with Keller and Labels him as a "Nazi". Ev ...

(2 pages) 44 1 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Question: Write a contemperary short story set in present day urban or rural Australia. The central character should be female, a victim of fate, circumstances or another betrayl.

lly lived with her family in the outback and her father owned a cattle property on the outskirts of Melbourne. It was going to be yet another boring holiday, stuck on the property with only the cows t ... the cows to keep her company.Dylan was on a bus on his way to a rural property on the outskirts of Melbourne, his father said he had to have some work experience before he left school and he had been ...

(7 pages) 32 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Building Rush Threatens Yarra: Mayor

th central Victoria, flowing west past the towns of Warburton and Warrandyte, until it cuts through Melbourne, where it empties into Hobsons Bay. The upper course contains scenic areas, with woodlands ... ith woodlands, dairy farms, and vineyards. The Upper Yarra Dam holds back a reservoir that supplies Melbourne with water. The river's lower reaches were formerly swampy, but they have been reclaimed a ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.4 Jun/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Lost Mobile

missions were a piece a cake for him.He lived in an old rural city. He was coming from a wedding in Melbourne. He was driving on the highway and it was night time his car broke down. There was no city ... ighway and it was night time his car broke down. There was no city near by. He was in the middle of Melbourne and Wangaratta. His mobile was not working. He was very tired and he couldn't sleep. There ...

(2 pages) 23 1 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Critically analyse pages 31 -60 of Robert Drewe's 'The Shark Net'. Include literatry techniques used by the author.

of their transfer to Western Australia, and Drewe's mother forcefully having to leave her family in Melbourne. He describes the company's controlling influence: 'It could send you all...twelve hours a ... nd bleached.' The young narrator distinguishes them as a different species: 'They look nothing like Melbourne people.' Drewe uses an unflattering simile to illustrate this conception: 'There were wome ...

(4 pages) 27 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ned Kelly Story

and his family then settled near relatives at Greta, two hundred and forty kilometres northeast of Melbourne. The land was small and the soil wasn't good enough to grow crop and make a living. As par ... rk, and despite protests by thousands of supporters, was sentenced to death and was hung at the old Melbourne Jail on the 11th of November 1880 at the age of twenty five.Many Australians admire Ne ...

(4 pages) 44 1 3.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Advertisements Appreciation ---- Three milk advertisements

tion of '1% and skim milk'. The other two are both TV commercials; one called 'Bedtime' was made in Melbourne for the Conference of Australian Milk Authorities to promote the general public popularity ...

(4 pages) 40 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Sidney Myer and his brother, Russian immigrants, opened the first Myer store in 1900 in Bendigo.Am article about Myer

. They continued to prosper and opened another Myer store in 1908. After establishing themselves in Melbourne, the two brothers expanded the business setting up in Adelaide and then eventually across ... nd, MGB has recently launched a new campaign through advertising agency Singleton Ogilvy and Mather Melbourne. The campaign uses the line "My life, my store" and is aimed at giving consumers "ownershi ...

(3 pages) 41 1 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Murder ?

Murder?As soon as I heard the news of my mother's illness, I took the next plane back to Melbourne. I started to regret moving to Sydney - I had been too focused on my career, and I obvious ...

(3 pages) 30 1 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Marketing management and strategy for Myer comapny. Nick HSU

to improve profits and prevent mistakes in the future.2.0 BACKGROUND OF MYERMyer was established in Melbourne in 1900 and is now the largest retail businesses in Australia. The founder, Mr. Sidney Mye ... sper and another Myer store was opened in 1908. In 1911 Sidney bought a drapery store in Bourke St, Melbourne. After buying up a number of the adjoining properties he built a department store on the s ...

(15 pages) 306 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing


e has been raiding Charity bins in Geelong and selling the clothes at trash and treasure markets in Melbourne. Kathryn has been helping Joe clean the clothing and take it to markets, she has not been ...

(3 pages) 51 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Howard Arkley - Studio Arts Unit 3

Howard Arkley was born in Surrey Hills, Melbourne, Australia, in 1951 and died there in Oakleigh, Melbourne, on 22 July 1999. Arkley was a m ... ian art world and his exhibitions were significant events. He first exhibited at Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne, in 1975 at the age of 24. The suburban landscape had been Arkley's inspiration for more t ... extremes of Australian city life with the same intensity as previous artists who have helped define Melbourne painting. ie, Arthur Boyd, Sidney Nolan, Albert Tucker and John Brack. He wished to create ...

(4 pages) 35 0 3.5 Apr/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Virginia Hairdressing Service Marketing Case Study

Situation AnalysisVirginia is a small, Asian owned hairdressing located in Melbourne's China Town. It has been providing hair care for customers since 1985. Over the past year ...

(4 pages) 75 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

"The Shark Net" by Robert Drewe

t was victimised with countless murders.Language: Aged six, Robert Drewe moved with his family from Melbourne to Perth, the world's most isolated city. The utterly relaxed attitude and trusting enviro ... laxed attitude and trusting environment of sun-kissed Perth and the orderly, cold and sophisticated Melbourne, is described effectively through the language used by Drewe. "The place that I knew, the ...

(7 pages) 56 1 4.9 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Build an Internet Infrastructure - Networking

onal Pty LtdOutlineIn this case, the client is ESD international; they have a new building which in Melbourne. They require 20 Networked workstations, a fast connection to the Internet, a shared print ...

(9 pages) 124 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking