Erica Heddergott attacked her son with an ax, strangled him

Shocking details have been aired in court about a ‘very controlling’ 82-year-old woman who attacked her son with an ax before strangling him. A “very controlling” elderly woman attacked her son with an ax and strangled him, leaving a note explaining her actions. Erica Heddergott pleaded guilty to one count of murder and appeared before … Read more

St Basil’s Covid-19 outbreak: Residents in elderly care ’emaciated’ coronal examination hears

People at the center of one of Australia’s deadliest Covid-19 outbreaks suffered horrific conditions, a study has been told. Residents of a nursing home in Melbourne, where dozens died of Covid-19 and neglect were emaciated, with a couple whose hips protruded, a court has been told. Jacinta MacCormack was one of the clinical caregivers sent … Read more

Missing campers: Police publish the first images of new search page

Victoria Police have released the first public photos of a new search area where they hope to find the bodies of Russell Hill and Carol Clay. Victoria Police have released the first public photos of a new search area where they hope to find the bodies of the missing campers Russell Hill and Carol Clay. … Read more

McMansions moved to the country when the Melburnians stopped the big smoke

Melburnians are escaping the big smoke, and a growing number are choosing the super-sized homes that are becoming increasingly difficult to fit in ever smaller city blocks. Melburnians are moving to the country to make their home super-sized as the dimensions of the big smoke typical block crash. A new land report released this week … Read more

The Rubens, Skegss, Middle Kids, Slowly Slowly to the headline at the new Camden festival

A region in Sydney is for the first time hosting a number of great Australian artists who will be performing at a brand new music event. Great Australian artists are ready to take the stage in a brand new major festival that brings new talent and offers local jobs to southwest Sydney. ValleyWays Outdoor Music … Read more

The Rubens, Skegss, Middle Kids, Slowly Slowly to the headline at the new Camden festival

A region in Sydney is for the first time hosting a number of great Australian artists who will be performing at a brand new music event. Great Australian artists are ready to take the stage in a brand new major festival that brings new talent and offers local jobs to southwest Sydney. ValleyWays Outdoor Music … Read more

Carrum Downs hit-run: Timmy Rakei killed by ‘hard, cold’ driver

Tribute flows to a gentle giant who was killed in a “cold” hit-run in Melbourne on Tuesday while the search for the driver continues. The search for a man wanted after a fatal collision in Melbourne’s south-east has begun on its second day as the driver continues to evade police. But detectives say it will … Read more