Former Queensland Premier Peter Beattie says Annastacia Palaszczuk needs to rethink her coronavirus strategy and follow Gladys Berejiklian’s lead.
A Liberal party state executive member has lashed out at close Scott Morrison colleague Alex Hawke in a letter leaked to The Daily Telegraph, sparking a messy internal stoush.
Blue skies are not yet in sight for NSW as a deepening cold front brings a week of crisp temperatures and miserable weather. In Sydney today, a warning has been issued for dangerous surf.
Australia Post boss Christine Holgate has been hit with another scandal related to a nine-month, $34,000 stay in a luxury hotel.
Victoria has again had no coronavirus deaths, leaving the state toll on 817 and the national figure at 905, and a second-straight day of no new cases.
HERE are all the names of everyone due to face criminal court in the Northern Territory today, October 23, 2020. Do you know any of them?
It has been a few weeks that Gladys Berejiklian would rather forget. But it seems the NSW premier has never been more popular online, with memes and satirical websites poking fun at revelations of her secret relationship.
Mitchell Van Homrigh
Homeowners have to pay council rates but why are some areas more expensive than others? We take a look at the state’s most expensive and cheapest council rates. SEE HOW YOUR COUNCIL STACKS UP
The pandemic has led to a worrying increase in self-harm incidents among young Victorians as calls to mental health helplines soar by over 60 per cent.
Young people have lost hope about what the future holds as a result of COVID - and one age group is feeling it the most.
Hurricane Zeta is expected dump heavy rainfall across the Yucatan, the Cayman Islands, and parts of Cuba and will soon reach the US Gulf coast.
Crack police squad Task Force Raptor and other specialist police have banned 22 individuals from travelling to certain areas of Sydney in the hope of scuppering retaliatory attacks after the suburban assassination of Mejid Hamzy.
HSC students have been left blindsided and “very upset” after facing what they have described as curve balls in the mathematics exam papers. COULD YOU ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS?
As part of the world’s biggest pop bands, life for 5SOS drummer Ashton Irwin can be great. But as his new solo album reveals, it can also be seriously lonely.
Be it a quick bite with my partner or a long lunch that turns into a rosé-fuelled argument, I love everything about Melbourne’s food scene, says Joel Creasey.
Online furniture and bedding company Koala’s move to use star power to change the lyrics of an iconic Australian song has been described as “woke tomfoolery”.
The US election is not just interesting to us here in Australia for the sport of Donald Trump versus Joe Biden — it will have an impact on our nation, writes Lanai Scarr.
Lanai ScarrFederal Political Editor
Belter is primed to boost the run of success of co-trainers Sean and Jake Casey after stylishly winning a barrier trial yesterday. Ernie Manningruns a rule over yesterday’s trials at Belmont Park.
Two serial paedophiles will be released from prison despite the State arguing both remain risks to the community and should remain behind bars, The West Australian can exclusively reveal.
Jake Dietsch and Kellie Balaam
In an exclusive interview, Empire of the Sun’s frontman Luke Steele says having one of the crowns he wore on stage exhibited at WA Museum Boorla Bardip ‘feels special’ — like walking on a dream.
Nothing is more important than the security, safety and wellbeing of our children. When it comes to child sex offenders, there can be no room for errors.
A high-school drop out turned visionary entrepreneur is the driving force behind a small WA business making a big social impact, with the goal of empowering thousands of people with a disability.
Australians aged over 50 are regularly overlooking the need for eye testing, a survey shows, despite a risk of macular degeneration leading to blindness.
THE recent establishment of committees at two Central Australian schools is set to give parents and communities a greater say on education
JASMINE BURKE, centralianadvocate.com.au
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