First, it appears that the NZ version of CRU also made strong adjustments to raw data to show warming. Yes, all the warming in NZ is man-made .. by the climate adjustments!
"The shocking truth is that the oldest readings have been cranked way down and later readings artificially lifted to give a false impression of warming."
Second, it appears Australian data was cherry-picked to show warming.
Third, the Australian Parliment imploded when the opposition party deserted their leader who continued to support carbon restrictions in spite of the ClimateGate fraud. Cap&Trade may now be dead in Oz.