BTN (Behind The News) – Aussie News 2018

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4925046.htm

Click on the link above and view the BtN story ‘Aussie News 2018’. Once you’ve watched the story you need to complete the following discussion questions in your language book.

  1. In 2018 an Aussie found some secret files and passed them on to the ABC. Where did he find the files?
  2. Who was Prime Minister before Scott Morrison?
  3. Why was there a debate about sharks this year?
  4. The NSW Government decided not to cull brumbies to control wild horse numbers. True or false?
  5. What disease was declared eliminated from Australia this year?
  6. How much money is Australia putting towards its space industry? a. 4 million b. 40 million c. 400 million
  7. Which country was the Australian cricket team playing against when it was caught breaking the rules during a test match this year?
  8. Why did strawberries and honey feature in the Aussie news this year?
  9. What member of the royal family founded the Invictus Games?
  10. What sporting event was advertised on the Sydney Opera House?

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