Brisbane

Lisa Wilkinson has exposed a lot more than television pay disparity

It just doesn’t ring true, and it stinks of unfairness and a gender discrimination that corporate Australia accepts with complacency.<p>But there are …

Australian News

Cameron traded to Brisbane

Adelaide has allowed Charlie Cameron to join Brisbane on compassionate grounds.<p>After conversations with Cameron and his management, the Club decided …

Australia

Dam fine rain brings more than three months of water supply

"The rainfall has certainly filled rainwater tanks and given gardens and lawns a much-needed drenching, which should allow all of us to reduce our …

Australian News

The baby boy hospitalised by his grandmother's alleged attack

Four months ago he lay sleeping on his dad's chest, a newborn with his tiny head cuddled up against the man's neck.<p>Now he's lying in a hospital bed …

Crime

RBA calls out Brisbane apartment glut risk

With apartment prices and rents already falling in Brisbane, and some banks tightening their loan conditions, Ms Bullock said there was potential for …

Australian News

Why our brain needs sleep, and what happens if we don’t get enough of it

We also know experiences are "replayed" in the brain during sleep - the memories of these experiences are like segments from a movie that can be …

Sleep

Preatures singer Isabella Manfredi reveals sexual harassment in music industry

Manfredi says the head of a New York indie label praised the band and their songwriting, invited Manfredi to a business dinner and despite knowing …

Australian News

Man arrested after allegedly grabbing sleeping 6-year-old from her bed

A man accused of grabbing a sleeping six-year-old girl from her bed and punching her in the face to try to keep her quiet has been arrested.<p>Police …

Extremism

Man dies after being swept out to sea while snorkeling with wife off Heron Island

A man died after he was swept out to sea while snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef with his wife on Thursday morning.<p>Sergeant Jeff Barnett said the …

Australian News

Tracey Spicer to name and shame 'serial predators' in local media industry

"They deserve to be held to account after the way that they have behaved over many decades... We're actually looking at prosecutions, as well as …

Australian News

Westpac refunds $65m to 200,000 customers over discount errors

"When we identified these issues, we started the process of putting things right for customers. We also notified ASIC [regulator the Australian …

Australian News

NRL draw provides no excuse for poor crowds: Todd Greenberg

"I'm very confident the draw gives clubs the opportunity to work really hard to improve their own membership and crowds.<p>"I'm very conscious that's a …

Australian News

Transgender footballer Caroline Layt says LGBTI equality in sport hasn't progressed in a decade

Fairfax Media understands the AFL was concerned putting Mouncey in the AFLW semi-professional environment would unfairly "accelerate her development …

Australian News

Labour leader Jacinda Ardern, 37, becomes New Zealand Prime Minister

New Zealand kingmaker Winston Peters said he will form a coalition with Labour, handing newcomer Ms Ardern the prime ministership.<p>Peters told a news …

Australian News

Reunion for trawler survivor as search moves from rescue to recovery

"Reuben McDornan ... would like to thank the community for their support at this extremely difficult time," a statement from the McDornan family said.<p>…

Australia

One of Queensland's new trains derails near Ipswich

One of Queensland's controversial new trains has derailed near Ipswich.<p>The New Generation Rollingstock engine was being towed through Ipswich just …

Australian News

Australian Sports Commission developing transgender athlete guidelines

Australian Sports Commission director of culture and leadership Merrilee Barnes admits work with the AFL may not result in a "hard and fast" policy …

Australian News

Trainer Jason Coyle adamant White Moss can match deeds of older sibling White Sage

"She's always been a really sharp trackworker and she's always showed ability on the training tracks," Coyle said of White Moss. "The owners raced …

Australian News

'It wasn't him': Teen's lawyer denies he snatched girl from Logan home

The court heard a footprint found at the girl's home allegedly tied the accused to the offence.<p>"There was also said to be some evidence with respect …

Crime

Bjorn Baker to give Goodfella his shot at the big time

Goodfella got back to winning ways last time in benchmark company over 1400m two weeks ago and Baker's faith in the colt has him in the Brian Crowley …

Australian News

WNBL: Natalie Hurst hopes home truths spark Canberra Capitals resurgence

"It was to make sure we are all on the same page, to make sure we just do the right things in the game to keep ourselves focused for 40 minutes and …

Australian News

Woman allegedly damaged patrol cars and made bomb threat at Gold Coast police station

A woman has been charged after allegedly damaging glass doors, patrol cars and making a bomb threat over a nine-day period at a Gold Coast police …

Australian News

Caulfield Cup: Bookies brace for big-money bets on Bonneval after vet clearance

"They were still keen to back her since the draw, even when she was under a cloud. Not big, but constant money," Crownbet's Matt Campbell said. "Now …

Australian News

Ashes 2017: Ben Stokes video makes it 'very difficult' to tour, says Mark Taylor

The all-rounder's alleged street fighting in Bristol has cast a pall over England's lead-in to the five-Test series in Australia.

Australian News

Amelie's Star's new owners do hard yards before reaching Caulfield Cup

"I really enjoyed racing and breeding but that was from afar," Hodgens said. "So 10 years ago we decided to buy a broodmare and we chose Zazita, …

Australian News

Don't do it: Paul Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia laws

The powerful intervention represents the most senior political foray into the highly contentious debate which, while more advanced in Victoria, is …

Australian News

Leroy George to make Melbourne Victory tick on latest leg of soccer odyssey

The 30-year-old winger is from Suriname, a former Dutch colony on the north-east coast of South America, but his family migrated to Amsterdam when he …

Soccer

Woden Valley Rams halfback Jack Hickson tackles Scotland World Cup team

Woden Valley Rams halfback Jack Hickson is set to cap off a whirlwind journey that's taken him from the Canberra Raiders Cup to tackling some of the …

Australian News

Sydney FC announce record sponsorship with The Star casino

It's been a long time coming but the bling is back for Sydney FC who are set to receive well over $1 million from their front of shirt sponsorship …

Australian News

My two big, bad calls on the economy and stock market

It would be possible to prevaricate, to do a Steve Keen and claim the forecast was right, just the timing was wrong. The eventual "recession we had …

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