PHOTOS: The ultimate Splendour in the Grass gallery

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Man claims he grew 11 cannabis plants for 'personal use'

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THE man pleaded guilty to growing the plants at his residence.

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THE couple have been operating a grazing and macadamia business for the past 15 years, and their efforts are underway to heal the land.


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premium_icon Biggest fashion trends tipped for Splendour

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    premium_icon Smith to fly Aussie flag at Open after big guns fail to fire

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      premium_icon The 9 organisations who received $42,000 from festival

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      Splendour musicians vow to spread news of search for Theo

      Splendour musicians vow to spread news of search for Theo

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      You've been warned: Police will target drugs at Splendour

      premium_icon You've been warned: Police will target drugs at Splendour

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      The pop culture stars confirmed for Splendour 2019

      premium_icon The pop culture stars confirmed for Splendour 2019

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      premium_icon What the future of telecommunications will look like

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          Revellers get risque at Splendour

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          MAFS star’s incredible ‘revenge body’

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