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Sun 15 Dec 2019

Mike Hussey’s ultimate Big Bash League preview

premium_icon Mike Hussey’s ultimate Big Bash League preview

Can Melbourne Renegades defend their crown? Will AB De Villiers deliver BBL glory to Brisbane? Which Sydney side will challenge for glory?

VIDEO: Car ploughs into family's property in heart of Coffs

premium_icon VIDEO: Car ploughs into family's property in heart of Coffs

A COFFS Harbour family has had a major scare this afternoon after a car ploughed off the Pacific Highway and into their property in the heart of town.

Firey's face burnt while trying to save a home

premium_icon Firey's face burnt while trying to save a home

DESPITE working through the night officers were unable to save this home, west of Toowoomba.

Woman on Rhode to success after scholarship win

premium_icon Woman on Rhode to success after scholarship win

A TOOWOOMBA woman said she couldn’t hide her shock when, in front of a selection panel, she was told she had won a coveted Rhodes scholarship last week.

Teen’s jail visit to brother ends in machete car jacking

premium_icon Teen’s jail visit to brother ends in machete car jacking

Weeks after a magistrate gave a teenager bail for an armed car stealing he did an even worse car-jacking

Man assaults neighbour with garden statue and metal pole

premium_icon Man assaults neighbour with garden statue and metal pole

A concrete garden statue hurled from a veranda felled a man’s neighbour before he struck him with a pole ripping open his face

DAY 26: Fraser Island bushfire not completely out after rain

DAY 26: Fraser Island bushfire not completely out after rain

Despite heavy rainfall the blaze on Fraser Island is not completely out

UPDATE: Boompa blaze still burning after 19 days

UPDATE: Boompa blaze still burning after 19 days

Fire crews are continuing to monitor a Fraser Coast vegetation fire which broke out 19 days ago

Man in serious condition after deadly brown snake bite

premium_icon Man in serious condition after deadly brown snake bite

A man is being rushed to hospital in a serious condition after being bitten by a brown snake at a Sunshine Coast property.

Macca’s owner sacked after furious rant

Macca’s owner sacked after furious rant

WARNING – STRONG LANGUAGE: A senior Macca’s franchisee has been dumped after a video emerged of a man being questioned on his ethnicity.

Presidents Cup ratings: Who stood tall with Tiger?

premium_icon Presidents Cup ratings: Who stood tall with Tiger?

Tiger Woods led from the front with dominant display to lift the USA to victory in the Presidents Cup, but who else thrived in the heat of battle?

Stoinis tipped to reprise top-order role for Stars

premium_icon Stoinis tipped to reprise top-order role for Stars

Marcus Stoinis is all but guaranteed to open for Melbourne Stars in BBL09, reprising the role he made his own last summer at the top of the order.

WATCH: Man, 21, flown to hospital after serious crash

premium_icon WATCH: Man, 21, flown to hospital after serious crash

WHAT started as a good time on the dirt bikes ended with a serious injury.

Kumbarilla State Forest bushfire update

Kumbarilla State Forest bushfire update

Bushfire warning level for Kumbarilla State Forest raised to Advice.

Gruesome find beneath Sydney landmark

Gruesome find beneath Sydney landmark

250,000 people stream through this iconic station every day, yet under their feet, just out of sight, is a grim reminder of Australia’s past.

The $4 million island that toyed with death

The $4 million island that toyed with death

Sitting within the Bay of Plenty, a scenic 90km boat ride from the township of Whakatane, White Island was a tourism goldmine. Until disaster struck.

Burger chain’s rapid expansion to 50 outlets

premium_icon Burger chain’s rapid expansion to 50 outlets

An acclaimed burger chain that started out on Noosa’s beachfront is planning explosive growth over the next two years, doubling the number of stores.

‘Rare’: Massive nest of huntsman spiders

‘Rare’: Massive nest of huntsman spiders

We’re used to seeing terrifying photos of massive nests of spiders but there’s a reason why this one is so unusual.

US pull off stunning comeback to win Presidents Cup

US pull off stunning comeback to win Presidents Cup

Americans pull off stunning comeback to win Presidents Cup over Internationals.

Horn looking to break Zerafa’s confidence

premium_icon Horn looking to break Zerafa’s confidence

The Melbourne boxer rode into Brisbane like a hired gunslinger cocky as all hell about shooting down the mild-mannered local hero.

Starbucks barista quits with profanity-rich resignation song

Starbucks barista quits with profanity-rich resignation song

Anesti Danelis put up with a lot from his manager for more than three long years – until he quit in the most spectacular way possible.

Albanese slams lack of federal climate policy

premium_icon Albanese slams lack of federal climate policy

WHILE in Bundaberg this week, Labor leader Anthony Albanese hit out at the Prime Minister’s “dismissal” Australia’s climate ranking.

Lucas, the Lionheart, a Christmas ‘miracle’

premium_icon Lucas, the Lionheart, a Christmas ‘miracle’

A baby dubbed “Lucas the Lionheart” is heading home to Gympie for Christmas in what his Dad describes as a miracle.

Spin king’s warning on SuperCoach big guns

Spin king’s warning on SuperCoach big guns

Marcus Stoinis and D’Arcy Short cost more than $500,000 of your $2 million SuperCoach BBL budget. But spin king Shane Warne is investing in both.

‘RIP Mum’: Hit-run victim identified

premium_icon ‘RIP Mum’: Hit-run victim identified

A 36-year-old woman killed in a hit-and-run incident on a highway near Gatton overnight has been identified.

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