‘Never contemplated’: Scott Morrison never at risk of a leadership spill

Former Pacific Islands minister Zed Seselja has revealed Scott Morrison was never at serious risk of being knifed before the election despite those inside the party knowing he needed a second miracle if he was to win. Mr Seselja has opened-up about the Coalition’s election loss in the first of an exclusive two-part chat with … Read more

Kylie Minogue and Peter Andre among those to remember Dame Olivia Newton-John

K ylie Minogue, Peter Andre and Nancy Sinatra are among the famous faces who have paid tribute to “beautiful and strong” Dame Olivia Newton-John, following her death aged 73. The British-born singer died “peacefully” at her ranch in Southern California on Monday morning, surrounded by family and friends, her widower confirmed. After news broke, famous … Read more

Mid Century reno makes a splash with buyers

A ritzy internal renovation to a striking mid century house in Hamlyn Heights provided the ideal entry to Geelong for a young family. The buyers are quitting Melbourne for a change of lifestyle after securing the three-bedroom house at 4 Fairlie St for $907,000. The property attracting bids from two groups at Saturday’s auction, which … Read more

Australia finishes Commonwealth Games at top of medal standings

Australia has finished the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham at the top of the standings and 10 gold medals ahead of second-placed England. The green and gold team won 67 gold, 57 silver and 54 bronze medals during the competition. The Kookaburras beat India in the final of the men’s hockey to secure Australia’s lastl gold medal of the … Read more

Bikies Inc. — the podcast

Blood. Brotherhood. Betrayal. The Bikies Inc. podcast lifts the lid on Australia’s outlaw motorcycle gangs, who now control more than $3 billion worth of illegal drugs each year. Bikies have moved on from riding Harleys. Now they are multinational drug cartels. The Comanchero, the Hells Angels, the Bandidos, the Mongols, the Finks, and the Lone … Read more

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Barry O’Farrell revealed as Barilaro’s third referee for US trade role

Australia’s High Commissioner to India Barry O’Farrell has been revealed as John Barilaro’s third referee used in the former NSW deputy premier’s application for the position of Trade Commissioner to the Americas. “He was one of the reasons I got into politics,” Mr Barilaro told a parliamentary inquiry. Source link

Covid-positive Australia cricketer helps team win Commonwealth Games gold | CNN

Australia all-rounder Tahlia McGrath was allowed to play in the gold medal win over India in the Commonwealth Games women’s T20 cricket final on Sunday despite testing positive for Covid-19 only hours before the toss. Australian officials issued a statement explaining that even though McGrath was positive and presenting mild symptoms, she was allowed to … Read more

‘Hopefully they turn a blind eye’: Australia claims cricket gold despite nerves around COVID infection

The Australian women’s cricket team now officially has it all. The T20 and ODI World Cup winners are Commonwealth Games champions too after a nine-run win over India in front of a bumper crowd at Edgbaston. Women’s T20 final Australia India 8-161 152 all out Mooney 61 (41) Kaur  65 (43) Gardner 3-16 Schutt 2-27  Rana … Read more