New South Wales

Ex told to cover eyes before attack: court

A pregnant woman told her ex-husband to cover his eyes because their young son had a "surprise" before she repeatedly stabbed him, a Sydney court has …

Crime

Sydney households throwing out $4000 of food every year

Household budgets are increasingly tight but it has been revealed the average Sydney family is throwing out $4000 worth of food each year.<p>To get a …

Australian News

The public has the right to know WestConnex boss Dennis Cliche's salary

The NSW government has gone to extraordinary lengths to keep the remuneration figure secret

Brisbane

It’s not your imagination, it really is cold outside

IF YOU struggled to get out of your warm bed this morning it wasn’t just because you’re a wuss. A cold front has sent the mercury plummeting.<p>The …

Weather

Sydney's most innovative suburbs revealed in Deloitte Access Economics report

The list of Sydney's most innovative suburbs includes a few surprises.

Innovation

Israeli-American teen arrested over Australian school bomb hoax calls

The suspect behind 591 bomb hoaxes sent to Australian schools has been revealed as an Israeli-American teenager working from his suburban bedroom for …

Brisbane

New South Wales police department creates special unit to fight lone wolf attackers

The Fixated Persons Investigations Unit will have 17 NSW detectives and mental health experts.<p>New South Wales police department said on Wednesday (26 …

Terrorism

Foreign interest in Australian housing has dropped by more than 50%

Glenn Hunt/Getty Images<p>The number of foreign investment applications for residential housing has fallen sharply.<p>The government, and regulators, have …

Real Estate

Gould in no doubt over who should play halfback for NSW

He might not coach the Blues anymore, but Phil Gould still can't resist chiming in on who he thinks should be pulling on the New South Wales jersey …

Australia

Picture of giant shark 'gut hooked' by fisherman fuels culling debate in Australia

A photograph of a huge dead shark towering over the fisherman who “gut hooked” it in Australia has sparked a social media backlash and fuelled debate about whether authorities should conduct a cull.<p>The image of the bull shark, which was caught off Australia’s east coast, was posted on the Facebook …

Australia

Enormous bull shark 'gut hooked' off the coast of New South Wales, Australia

Photo goes viral and starts debate about the ethics of shark fishing.<p>An enormous bull shark caught off the coast of New South Wales, Australia, has …

Sharks

Up to 50 would-be extremists assessed by new police 'fixated persons' unit

Up to 50 Australians with mental illness or concerning behaviour are being assessed for a new police unit targeting would-be lone wolf extremists …

Extremism

Honour for environmental activist farmer, 83, surrounded by mines on three sides

For 30 years anti-pollution campaigner Wendy Bowman has stood firm against mining giants, supporting other landowners under pressure to sell<p>Each morning just after dawn, if you stop at the top of the hill that separates the town of Singleton from the tiny village of Camberwell in New South Wales, …

Environment

Boy, 12, trying to drive across Australia 'crashed' car before he was pulled over after 1,300km

Boy apparently drove across New South Wales alone before police stopped his family’s car, which they say was damaged<p>A 12-year-old boy who apparently drove 1,300 kilometres across New South Wales on his own in the family car was involved in a crash before he was eventually stopped by highway patrol …

Australia

Cops catch 12-year-old boy after 800-mile joyride

A 12-year-old Australian boy is safe after taking his family’s car on a joyride that ended over 800 miles away from home.<p>The underage driver left his home in the coastal town of Port Macquarie at 11 am on April 21 and headed west across the state of New South Wales, Sky News reports.<p>According to …

Lifestyle

How robots could put themselves out of a job

Polling days as public holidays | Wales coverage | Redundant machines | Toasting the mole | Cemetery dangers<p>Instead of new bank holidays for each of the nations of the UK to coincide with saints’ days (as proposed by Labour), why not make national elections a public holiday as in many other …

Robots

12-Year-Old Drives 1300km Across Australia Before Getting Caught

A 12-year- old boy has somehow managed to drive 1300 kilometres across New South Wales before being caught by police. He apparently tried to drive to …

Australia

Pence cites 'challenging times' to troops in American Samoa

PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — US Vice President Mike Pence is thanking US service members based in American Samoa.<p>Pence addressed about 200 soldiers during a refueling stop in Pago Pago on Sunday. The Vice President noted "challenging times" in the Asia Pacific and told the troops the Trump …

News

Cops Pull Over 12-Year-Old Kid Who Drove 800 Miles Across Australia

Do you remember being 12? I sure do. I seem to recall having a pretty good time at 12, and while there were things I was good at, I can’t say I would …

Mining

Australian police stop 12-year-old boy on epic car journey

SYDNEY: A 12-year-old boy trying to drive from coast-to-coast through the vast Australian outback was stopped by traffic police more than a thousand …

Australia

NSW top performer in State of the States report

CommSec's quarterly State of the States report has again ranked New South Wales number one.<p>The ACT rose to second place, moving ahead of Victoria, …

Australian News

Australian girl, 8, escaped a sinking car but family drowned

<b>A girl of eight who survived when the car she was in sank in Australia, killing three family members, has described her desperate struggle to raise the alarm.</b><p>Chloe Kabealo said she had unbuckled her seatbelt and tried to "go up for air", then "just kept floating up out".<p>She said of her lost family …

Refugees

Arthur 'Neddy' Smith attempts escape when guard falls asleep, reports

Notorious Sydney crime figure Arthur "Neddy" Smith, who is serving a life sentence for murder, attempted to escape hospital after a guard fell asleep …

Crime

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday

The following announcement was written by Findmypast:<p>Over 128,000 brand new records are available to search this Findmypast Friday, Including;<p>Over …

Australia

Teenager ‘brainwashed’ by man when she helped transfer $18,000 to Isis, court hears

17-year-old wanted to impress an older man she wanted to marry when she helped arrange cash transfers<p>A Sydney teenager had been brainwashed by a man she intended to marry when she helped transfer almost $18,000 to Islamic State fighters, a court has heard.<p>The 17-year-old, who cannot be named for …

Extremism

Sydney socialite to spend years in jail

Sydney socialite Kirsty Dayment has swapped the high life in Sydney's eastern suburbs for a prison cell for the next 39 months.<p>The 35-year-old was …

Australian News

Sydney man charged with child sex crimes

A man from Sydney's northern beaches has been charged with child sex offences after trying to meet up with an 11-year-old girl.<p>The 33-year-old was …

Child Abuse

Garment Printing Australia

Unit 2, 2 Parsonage Road, Sydney, New South Wales , 2145 (Australia)<p>phone: 0402054086 |<p>Are you the owner of this business?<p>Update this profile & add …

Australia

Case study 2 - Health services, equipment fit for purpose

The task<p>A newly built hospital had received reports from the nurses that the carpets made the mobile patient hoist far too difficult to manoeuvre. As …

Health

Airbnb hosts uncertain how they will be regulated if NSW Government lifts bans

For less than $100 a night you can share in Julie Leal's beachside townhouse on Sydney's northern beaches.<p>Her spare room is one of more than 40,000 …