Adelaide junior footballer in coma after suffering cardiac arrest on field

Adelaide junior footballer in coma after suffering cardiac arrest on field

Posted May 28, 2018 14:11:18 An Adelaide junior footballer is in a coma in hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest on the field during a match on Sunday. Tyler Bennett, 17, was playing for the Tea Tree Gully District Football Club under 18s team when he had a cardiac arrest …

Cheers all round as Adelaide boy with cerebral palsy kicks a goal at his first footy match

Cheers all round as Adelaide boy with cerebral palsy kicks a goal at his first footy match

Posted May 28, 2018 09:17:20 When Harry Waechter kicked his first goal in junior football, the crowd at the suburban oval erupted with cheers and clapping. It was a moment many thought the four-year-old who has cerebral palsy and cannot walk would never experience. Thanks to his dad, Ben Waechter, …

Old Royal Adelaide Hospital site to become ‘innovation hub’ but gallery plans on hold

Old Royal Adelaide Hospital site to become ‘innovation hub’ but gallery plans on hold

Posted May 25, 2018 18:18:12 Photo: Buildings being demolished at the old Royal Adelaide Hospital site. (ABC News: Nick Harmsen) The abandoned former Royal Adelaide Hospital site will be transformed into an innovation hub for entrepreneurs by Christmas, under a plan by the new SA Government to accelerate the return …

Facebook callout helps Adelaide para-athlete find his missing prosthetic leg

Facebook callout helps Adelaide para-athlete find his missing prosthetic leg

Posted May 23, 2018 16:57:34 Photo: Jed Altschwager’s prosthetic leg went missing after a training row on Saturday. (Supplied: Jed Altschwager) Related Story: SA para-rowing program sees athletes compete at national level It’s not everyday that you see a professional sporting organisation put out the call to help find one …

Crows fan banned from Adelaide Oval following slap on Bulldogs captain Easton Wood

Crows fan banned from Adelaide Oval following slap on Bulldogs captain Easton Wood

Posted May 23, 2018 13:17:07 Photo: A Crows fan reached over the fence to slap Easton Wood. (Supplied: Channel 7) An Adelaide Crows fan who slapped Western Bulldogs captain Easton Wood on the behind during a clash at Adelaide Oval has been banned from the stadium for the remainder of …

Philip Wilson to step down as Archbishop of Adelaide

Philip Wilson to step down as Archbishop of Adelaide

Updated May 23, 2018 10:25:23 Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson will stand down from his duties after he was found guilty of covering up child sexual abuse. Wilson was under mounting pressure to resign from his role of Archbishop of Adelaide and today released a statement saying he would step down …

Archbishop of Adelaide Philip Wilson found guilty of covering up child sexual abuse

Archbishop of Adelaide Philip Wilson found guilty of covering up child sexual abuse

Updated May 22, 2018 10:50:46 The most senior Catholic to be charged with concealing child sexual abuse — Adelaide’s Archbishop Philip Wilson — has been found guilty by a New South Wales court. Key points: Wilson concealed child sexual abuse by a fellow priest in the 1970s He was assistant …

Adelaide synagogue targeted with neo-Nazi posters linked to Antipodean Resistance

Adelaide synagogue targeted with neo-Nazi posters linked to Antipodean Resistance

Updated May 22, 2018 08:47:01 Photo: Neo-Nazi posters recently appeared outside an Adelaide synagogue. (Supplied) An Adelaide Jewish leader is calling for stronger hate crime laws, following a wave of pro-Nazi and anti-Semitic posters and stickers appearing around the city, including on university campuses and at a local synagogue. Some …

Adelaide Casino expansion to start next month, creating up to 800 ongoing jobs

Adelaide Casino expansion to start next month, creating up to 800 ongoing jobs

Posted May 21, 2018 15:56:38 Photo: An artist’s impression of expanded Adelaide Casino plans released in 2017. (Supplied: SkyCity) A $330 million redevelopment of the Adelaide Casino will create up to 800 ongoing jobs upon its completion, SkyCity Adelaide says. Hansen Yuncken was on Monday announced as the builder of …

Adelaide jail project giving women skills and a bit of luxury

Adelaide jail project giving women skills and a bit of luxury

Posted May 21, 2018 14:53:31 A unique project recycling project is helping female prisoners get back on their feet. A group of women at Adelaide Women’s Prison is receiving entrepreneurship training, in a bid to foster a sense of purpose and help with the transition to meaningful employment after sentences …