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17 59 will Welfare cuts fund NDIS?
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83 1,730 Blunder adds up to $30m DSP travel policy blowout
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17 246 Called in for reassessment? Here's what you need to do
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Jan 25, 2015 16:18:46 GMT 7
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Many DSP recipients will be reassessed for work in the coming year.

69 591 Disability employment rate at 15 year low
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Jan 19, 2015 1:59:28 GMT 7
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Frequently Asked Questions About Centrelink, the DSP and Living Overseas.

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Jan 19, 2015 18:57:12 GMT 7
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Jan 29, 2015 8:39:24 GMT 7
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For Aussie pensioners travelling overseas on the cheap.

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132 972 Hotels in Kowloon or New Territorys Hong Kong outer area
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Jan 27, 2015 8:28:53 GMT 7
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Yes, even us pensioners can afford international travel.

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