Labor and Daniel Andrews on track to win more seats than in 2018 ‘Danslide’

Labor and Daniel Andrews on track to win more seats than in 2018 ‘Danslide’

“Thank you to the other candidates … Most of all, thank you to my volunteers, colleagues, friends and supporters, but the biggest thank you of all goes to my family and my partner, Matt.” Monash University senior politics lecturer Zareh Ghazarian said the November election represented a “remarkable” result that demonstrated the resilience of Labor’s … Read more

Former ABC radio presenter Ashley Hall accused of selling drugs | 7NEWS – 7NEWS Australia

Former ABC radio presenter Ashley Hall accused of selling drugs |  7NEWS – 7NEWS Australia

Former ABC radio presenter Ashley Hall accused of selling drugs | 7NEWS7NEWS Australia Former ABC news presenter charged after drug stash worth $600k found in Sydney hotel rooms9News Ex-ABC presenter Ashley Hall arrested on drug supply charges | news.com.au — Australia’s leading news sitenews.com.au Former ABC presenter charged by NSW Police with commercial supply of … Read more

Report shows 69 children known to Queensland’s child protection system died between 2021-2022

Report shows 69 children known to Queensland’s child protection system died between 2021-2022

A report from the Queensland Family and Child Commission shows 69 children who were known to the child protection system died between July 2021 and June 2022, an increase from 53 children the year before. Key points: Nearly 70 per cent of the reviewed cases involved children under the age of four The review board … Read more

Former ABC news presenter Ashley Hall charged after drug stash worth $600k found in Sydney hotel rooms

Former ABC news presenter Ashley Hall charged after drug stash worth 0k found in Sydney hotel rooms

Former ABC news presenter Ashley Hall is facing more than 20 charges after police discovered a stash of illegal drugs worth $600,000 in two Sydney CBD hotel rooms. Hall, 52, presented and produced some of the ABC’s most loved radio programs. NSW police found 4.9 kilograms of 1,4-butanediol (commonly used to make GHB) and 253 … Read more

Former ABC presenter charged with allegedly selling over $500000 of drugs | 9 News Australia – 9 News Australia

Former ABC presenter charged with allegedly selling over 0000 of drugs |  9 News Australia – 9 News Australia

Former ABC presenter charged with allegedly selling over $500000 of drugs | 9 News Australia9 News Australia Man charged after drug stash worth $600k found in Sydney hotel rooms9News Former ABC presenter charged by NSW Police with commercial supply of $600,000 worth of drugsDaily Mail Ex-ABC presenter arrested on commercial drug supply chargesDaily Telegraph View … Read more

Pittwater Liberals furious after Kean’s attack on branch members

Pittwater Liberals furious after Kean’s attack on branch members

The NSW Liberals’ Pittwater branches have demanded the party’s powerful state council censure Treasurer Matt Kean for claiming members are out of touch after he was scathing of the preselection of a male “junior staffer” over the state’s most senior female Liberal. Kean launched the broadside after former Mike Baird staffer Matt Cross won preselection … Read more

Robbins Island wind farm proposal approved on condition of 5-month annual shutdown due to orange-bellied parrots

Robbins Island wind farm proposal approved on condition of 5-month annual shutdown due to orange-bellied parrots

A contentious wind farm proposed for Tasmania’s north-western tip has been given the green light from the state’s environmental watchdog, but under the condition that it does not operate for almost half the year. Key points: A proposed 900-megawatt wind farm in Tasmania is in the migration area for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot species … Read more

River Murray flows to reach 220 gigalitres a day by the end of the year

River Murray flows to reach 220 gigalitres a day by the end of the year

Up to 180 gigalitres a day is already flowing into the River Murray with people in the Riverland being told to expect between 190 and 220 gigalitres a day by the end of the year. Key points: Flows are tipped to reach 220 gigalitres by the end of the year More than 1,000 properties have … Read more

Queensland feral cat found with bandicoot and crow in stomach

Queensland feral cat found with bandicoot and crow in stomach

Startling findings have been made inside the stomach of a giant wild animal that was likened to a puma after being sighted earlier this year. The enormous feral cat was spotted near settlements on Moreton Island, off the coast of southeastern Queensland, in April, and it was captured in July. An investigation of its stomach … Read more