They were grounded because if unfavourable winds. Picture: NCA NewsWire/Gary RamageSource:News Corp AustraliaThey at least provided a spectacular backdrop for selfies while they were anchored to the ground although they did manage to launch about 30m into the air.The sculptures were officially unveiled on Sunday outside the National Gallery of Australia in Canberra Parliamentary Triangle.Two new hot air balloon sculptures in Canberra provide a perfect backdrop for selfies after there were unable to take off. Picture: NCA NewsWire / Gary RamageSource:News Corp Australia.

The new signs would be illuminated at night, which would include a white LED star field to highlight the night skies of the city. As designed, the signs would be nine feet tall by about 22 feet wide. However, the council recommended some last refinements after a visit to the proposed sites with flat mock ups of the signs..

LATEST: Facebook moves fail to stem advertiser boycott as Starbucks, Levis, Diageo walkAfter its shares crashed on Friday, Facebook announced a new plan to label all rule breaking posts, even those from Donald Trump whom it’s been previously loath to touch amid claims that the social network’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg and director Peter Thiel have got too close to the US President, who recently dined with the pair.Read MoreTwitter, Facebook take different paths on Trump and only one is rightNZ company must pay Facebook $800K in fake ‘likes’ case”There is no place for racism in the world and there is no place for racism on social media,” Coca Cola chairman and CEO James Quincey posted early Sunday NZT.”The Coca Cola Company will pause paid advertising on all social media platforms globally for at least 30 days. We will take this time to reassess our advertising policies to determine whether revisions are needed. We also expect greater accountability and transparency from our social media partners.”On Friday, European fast moving consumer goods giant Unilever, whose stable includes Dove, Rexona, Lynx and Sunsilk, joined a number of companies boycotting Facebook and Facebook owned Instagram, and the smaller Twitter..

The 26 year old’s concepts are not only eco considerate, but based on her new found fame, they’re also serious business. They’re a structural, body con set of looks with aneavou modern edge. When I see them my mind instantly drifts to Holly Fulton’s Art deco womenswear collection, but Woo’s has more of a downtown city girl element.

If you liked the snow today, you’re gonna LOVE the snow tomorrow! Last night Portland saw one to two inches of the white stuff in the metro region, and according to the weather peeps, we could be getting up to EIGHT more inches tonight in addition to freezing rain which could make travel treacherous. So maybe stay home if you can and check out this handy tip sheet for ULTIMATE SLEDDING. And while you’re safe and cozy inside, don’t forget about those who don’t have a warm place to stay.