THE legacy of Jerapit’s most celebrated son, Sir Robert Menzies, has been immortalised.
UNIONS are holding Australia to ransom by campaigning against the free trade deal with China, the NFF says.
BOB Hawke has warned Labor and the trade unions not to oppose the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement.
FARMERS are warning the unions to get out of the way of Australia’s free trade agreement with China.
VICTORIA has overtaken Queensland as Australia’s second-most popular state among international tourists.
A FRENCH strain of the lethal calicivirus has been discovered in an infected rabbit near Canberra.
WHAT started as an idea to showcase men’s hobbies has spiralled into a flourishing industry.
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HAPPY birthday Melbourne! As our city turns 180, local movers and shakers share the best places to celebrate. Plus, tomorrow’s highlights
AN OPERATION allowing random visa checks on Melbourne’s streets has been dumped after protesters blocked the city and launched a social media backlash.
A FORMER Victorian MP who lost her seat at last year’s state election has accused unionists of exploiting her battle with bowel cancer.
SMOKERS are set to pay up to $3.05 more to puff on a pack of cigarettes, with a tobacco tax rise from Tuesday likely to push the price of a single cigarette past $1 for more brands.
HIGH-profile Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young has claimed almost $1 million on travel entitlements, with trips including visits to refugee camps.
AAAAARGGGGGGH. In a galaxy not so far, far away, one Star Wars fan has faced a tough ultimatum - Chewbacca or marriage mayhem?
A DRUNK teenage driver on a suspended sentence is lucky to be alive after ploughing a Mercedes Benz into a construction site in the city’s south early this morning.
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has dismissed criticism of a major visa crackdown operation planned for Melbourne’s CBD over the weekend, blaming it on “a poorly worded press release”.
ELLE and Anthony Watmough have been dealt another heartbreaking blow in their pregnancy struggle, with the news their unborn baby girl has a rare and potentially fatal condition.
NOODLE bowls the size of kiddie pools, slabs of beef big enough to turn even the most ardent meat-lover vegetarian and enough saturated fat to fill a deep fryer — when it comes to food, Sydney loves a challenge.
IN her second column documenting her pregnancy with three children on board - and being a mother to a 16-month-old - Lanai Scarr reports on her latest advice from the doctor.
EXCLUSIVE: BABIES will be taken away at birth from drug-addicted or abused mothers who refuse to seek help, under new state laws.
UPDATE: The Queensland Government will consider a new tactic in order to fight back against the devastating ice epidemic. But the opposition says Labor has it all wrong.
UPDATE: Two people have died in a devastating house fire west of Brisbane overnight. (Picture: ABC)
CCTV footage has allegedly captured the car of Gatton schoolgirl Jayde Kendall’s accused killer not far from where her body was found. See video
SHE’S the late socialite who lived in one of Brisbane’s best-known party houses. Now her sons have won a bigger share of her estate after an ugly battle with their stepfather.
AS CONTROVERSIAL ride share service Uber admits it is dumping some drivers to maintain standards, we pit it head-to-head with the taxi industry.
A SCHOOL friend of teenager Jayde Kendall has been charged with murder and misconduct with a corpse after the devastating discovery of her body in a rain-soaked paddock.
COLES has been fined for having “significantly stale” food for sale at an SA supermarket — the first food standards breach in its 82-year history.
COOPERS has been accused of “supporting terrorism” and “lowering yourself to a minority” because the company has Halal accreditation for its malt extract products.
THESE are some of the crimes and mysteries that have baffled South Australia for decades. From missing children to murders and bombings - here's the list.
ADELAIDE'S northern suburbs are the state's assault hotspot as an exclusive analysis of Australia's crime data show the scourge of violence spreading further.
FROM bodies in barrels, to kidnappings in the Outback and sex in the suburbs, these are 21 of the worst crimes ever committed in South Australia.
BLACK Forest was named after a haunt frequented by bush rangers, Hope Valley because a store burnt down and Rosewater for a swamp. Here's the history of our suburbs.
UPDATE: State Emergency Service volunteers are responding to wind damage in Bunbury and a waterspout was been spotted off the Fremantle coast.
UPDATE: A 43-YEAR-OLD Perth man accused of dousing three children with petrol and setting at least one alight has made a bizarre appearance in court.
THE Liberal Party’s candidate for Canning, Andrew Hastie, has come under scrutiny by the Australian Electoral Commission’s integrity unit.
UPDATE: A P-PLATE driver clocked at 226km/h has lost his high-powered car for 28 days — but a former police officer believes penalties should go futher.
DAYS after the Elizabeth Quay inlet was connected to the Swan River, new drone footage reveals how the multi-million dollar development is taking shape.
A PIZZA delivery driver who had a sexual relationship with a fellow female employee 14 years his junior has been jailed for 12 months.
SOUTHERN Tasmanians can expect wild and woolly weather conditions to continue for the rest of the weekend.
TEACHERS have been urged to write school reports in plain English so the assessments do not confuse parents.
TASMANIA Police has issued a number of warnings regarding hazardous driving conditions. Road users at Midway Point are being warned of water over the causeway.
ALUMNI from around the world are gathering to help UTas celebrate its 125th anniversary.
FOOTAGE of a curious young wombat could be the start of a BBC documentary about Tasmanian wildlife.
THE head of Ambulance Tasmania was kept in the dark for nearly six hours about a catastrophic power failure in the service’s communications centre.
POLICE and Australian Border Protection Force officers have raided 19 massage parlours across the Darwin and Palmerston area following an investigation indicating some were operating as illegal brothels.
A DARWIN man accused of posing as a nurse in Far North Queensland is back in custody after he was found wandering in the Territory desert.
THE Rabbitohs NRL team will not be subpoenaed to give evidence in Darwin after an ice addict admitted unlawfully possessing – and then losing – one of its 2014 premiership rings.
AFTER six days of sweat, dust and little sleep 7th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment has emerged as the winner of the 1st Brigade military skills competition in Darwin yesterday
TERRITORY women are suffering from a sustained male stripper drought in Darwin
TERRITORY Police have arrested two men in relation to the alleged abduction of three German backpackers earlier this week.
KANGAROOS would be hunted and killed by recreational shooters under a plan by a Victorian MP.
A LATE winter buying spree for lamb has pushed Victorian values up by $40-plus for some weights.