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AIA Newsletter June 2019

AIA Newsletter June 2019

Here is the AIA newsletter for June 2019. Inside you’ll find articles on:

* Indofest 2019
* Indonesian Food Appreciation
* Interview with Osbert Zebadiah – the Winemaker
* Greenhouse Gas Emissions for Indofest 2019

Download AIA Newsletter June 2019

Any feedback from this issue, or contributions/suggestions for future newsletters, can be sent to info@aiasa.org.au.

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