Simon Mannering snubs New Zealand Warriors for Australian adventure

Simon Mannering snubs New Zealand Warriors for Australian adventure

Plans for retired Warriors legend Simon Mannering to take up an off-field role with the club have been put on hold as he prepares to make a surprise move to Australia early next year. The ex-Warriors and Kiwis captain made an appearance at Warriors training at Mt Smart Stadium this …

Immersive Poe-inspired theatre experience lets audience choose their own adventure in a derelict Sydney warehouse

Immersive Poe-inspired theatre experience lets audience choose their own adventure in a derelict Sydney warehouse

Updated October 05, 2018 14:16:08 Photo: Actor Drew Fairley stands in a pink-lit ballpit with audience members during a scene from A Midnight Visit. (Supplied: Anna Kucera) Related Story: From vampires to zombies, the monsters we create say a lot about us Related Story: Would you pay to escape from …

Adventure Time Jake the Dog onesie-wearing gunman robs Bundaberg service station

Adventure Time Jake the Dog onesie-wearing gunman robs Bundaberg service station

By Johanna Marie Posted July 11, 2018 13:33:00 Photo: Police said the man was wearing a Jake the Dog onesie when he robbed the service station. (Supplied: Queensland Police Service) A gunman wearing a onesie of Adventure Time character Jake the Dog has robbed a Bundaberg service station early this …

Mongolia: where adventure tourists can now enjoy an Aussie-style latte on the steppe

Mongolia: where adventure tourists can now enjoy an Aussie-style latte on the steppe

By Edward Cavanough Updated June 03, 2018 06:18:26 Photo: Liz and Murray Benn had never run a cafe or guesthouse before moving to Tsertserleg. (ABC News: Edward Cavanough) A small city in rural Mongolia is possibly the last place you’d expect to find a latte rivalling the best Melbourne has …

Marist College accident: High-ropes adventure park changes statement on student injury

Marist College accident: High-ropes adventure park changes statement on student injury

Updated May 25, 2018 14:50:06 Photo: Connor Petterson is being treated in Brisbane’s Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital. (Supplied) Related Story: High ropes company says schoolboy’s critical neck injury had ‘nothing to do’ with its equipment The adventure park where a 14-year-old Brisbane schoolboy was critically injured now says it is …

Range Rover rolls on beach, ends up half-buried in sand and sea in island adventure gone wrong

Range Rover rolls on beach, ends up half-buried in sand and sea in island adventure gone wrong

Updated May 03, 2018 14:34:07 Photo: It didn’t take long for the sand and sea to swallow the Range Rover. (Supplied: Queensland Ambulance Service) Related Story: Forget message in a bottle, an entire shipping container just washed up in Queensland A roam around Fraser Island in a four-wheel-drive has ended …

Seaplane pilots fly and splash across outback chasing the perfect adventure – ABC Rural

Seaplane pilots fly and splash across outback chasing the perfect adventure – ABC Rural

The parched centre of Australia might not seem like an ideal place for a seaplane. But for pilots Bob Priddle and Bill Handley, the outback sky has a magnetism that’s not found on the coast. All that’s needed for landing is a small stretch of water and a few friendly …

Riders pedal penny farthings the length of Murray River on ‘a real proper adventure’

Riders pedal penny farthings the length of Murray River on ‘a real proper adventure’

Posted May 04, 2018 12:22:26 Related Story: Penny-farthing class peddles love of iconic bicycle Related Story: Evandale turns back time to host National Penny-Farthing Championships Technological advancement moves at breakneck speed in the 21st century, but some people prefer inventions from a time when life was slower — including a …

What our Everest adventure taught me and my son about life

What our Everest adventure taught me and my son about life

Posted April 26, 2018 04:40:42 Photo: Guy and Zack Stayner made it to Everest Base Camp a little later than first planned. (Supplied: Nalam Lama) Related Story: How my beloved Tigers’ success left me with a grand dilemma We finally made it — 189 days later than originally planned. Set …