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The National Broadband Network (NBN) has outlined its construction plans until June 2016, which will add an additional 1.9 million homes to the network. Have you finally got lucky in the NBN lottery? Find out with our interactive map and full listing of the new locations.


Doctor Who is celebrating its 50th birthday this week, with an anniversary special that the ABC will broadcast live this Sunday. To celebrate, we've put every location in Australia mentioned in the TV series on an interactive Google Map.


Australia didn't see its first official Apple store until June 2008 when the George St, Sydney store opened. Fast forward a little more than five years and there are 20 -- enough to make it worth putting them on a Lifehacker Map ahead of this week's new iPhone announcements.


Ghost towns: once prosperous, now empty save for tourists passing through to check out the decaying evidence of former times. We've placed every Australian ghost town we can locate on an interactive map -- more than 150 in total.


The rollout plan for the National Broadband Network was updated again today, with thousands of new locations announced that should see the fibre network installed by June 2016. Is your suburb one of the almost 3000 places that have been added? Find out on our interactive map.


In a road-obsessed society, many of Australia's former railways no longer operate commercially, but that doesn't mean they've disappeared entirely. Volunteer groups run heritage railways across the country, offering a chance to revisit earlier eras of transport. Check out every active heritage railway in Australia on our interactive map.


How much do you earn every week? The answer is more dependent on the industry you work in than anything else. Average weekly cash earnings in the accommodation and food services sector in Australia are just $539 a week. For mining, that number jumps to $2388. And for IT? The average weekly earnings for a manager aren't too far behind the miners at $2306 -- and female workers actually do better than men. PLUS: check out our interactive spreadsheet and compare take-home pay for more than 350 job categories in Australia -- everyone from forklift drivers to teachers.


From the Big Banana to the Big Stockwhip to the Big Tennis Racquet, Australia has made building giant objects as tourist attractions a major national pastime. We've gathered together all of Australia's 'big things' on a single map so you can check out giant objects near and far.


With the Christmas break fast approaching, visiting a maze is a great way to entertain the family. We've gathered together all of Australia's commercially-operated mazes on a single map so you can get lost in the maze of your choice.


The National Broadband Network (NBN Co) will be powered by 121 points of interconnection (POIs), strategically located around Australia. Wondering where the nearest POI is? Find out with our interactive map.