Husband who used car as a ‘weapon’ at wife’s Cape York funeral found guilty of manslaughter

Husband who used car as a ‘weapon’ at wife’s Cape York funeral found guilty of manslaughter

Updated May 18, 2018 16:11:53 Photo: The court was told Garry Hudson lost self-control after being excluded from his partner’s funeral. (Facebook) Related Story: ‘Literally a death at a funeral’: Man faces murder trial for driving into woman at funeral A man who drove through a house full of mourners …

Cape York killing sparked over funeral location, murder trial hears

Cape York killing sparked over funeral location, murder trial hears

Posted May 15, 2018 16:25:58 Photo: Indigenous ranger Garry Hudson is accused of driving into a house full of mourners because he did not like the location of the funeral. (Facebook) A man accused of killing a woman when he drove into a house full of mourners at his partner’s …

Warning Cape York land-clearing approval puts Great Barrier Reef at risk | Environment

The Turnbull government faces a test of its $500m budget commitment to protect the Great Barrier Reef, after federal environment officials ruled that a farmer could clear almost 2,000 hectares of Queensland forest. A draft report from the Department of Environment recommends that the clearing at Kingvale station on Cape …

Tiger Snake Looking For Hibernation Spot Captured in Cape Schank

A tiger snake looking for a hibernation spot was captured at a property in Cape Schank, Victoria, on May 1. Snake Catcher Barry Goldsmith said the reptile had been rehomed in a mouse-infested hay shed, where Goldsmith said it would be “wanted and welcome.” Credit: Snake Catcher Victoria Australia via …

Rockingham fishing and swimming warning near Cape Peron after wastewater leak concerns

Rockingham fishing and swimming warning near Cape Peron after wastewater leak concerns

Updated April 06, 2018 19:52:41 Photo: The outlet is about four kilometres off the coast. (Supplied: Water Corporation) The Water Corporation is warning people not to swim, dive, kayak or fish within one kilometre of a wastewater outlet off the coast of Cape Peron in Rockingham. Testing of water near …

Steve Smith and Australia’s cricket ball-tampering cheats subtract the joy from Cape Town Test

Steve Smith and Australia’s cricket ball-tampering cheats subtract the joy from Cape Town Test

Posted March 26, 2018 11:18:29 Photo: Darren Lehmann (L) and Steve Smith (R) will be interrogated by Cricket Australia. (AP: Halden Krog) Four days ago, I woke in Cape Town with a surge of happiness. It was a sunny, bright morning in a gorgeous city, and it was the first …

South Africa v Australia: Third Test in Cape Town, day two live blog

South Africa v Australia: Third Test in Cape Town, day two live blog

Updated March 23, 2018 19:14:18 Pat Cummins was the destroyer for Australia on day one at Newlands. Can he and his mates finish the job and wrap up the South African tail early on day two of the third Test? Follow all the action in our live blog. Topics: sport, …

Live: Rabada-fuelled Proteas renew hostilities with Australia in Cape Town

Live: Rabada-fuelled Proteas renew hostilities with Australia in Cape Town

The two teams go hammer and tongs again with the spicy Test series level at 1-1, and Kagiso Rabada fresh from his overturned two-match ban. Follow all the day one action from Cape Town in our live blog. Source link

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to hit Arnhem Land, Cape York Peninsula

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to hit Arnhem Land, Cape York Peninsula

Updated March 22, 2018 18:06:26 Photo: The developing tropical low will continue to move into the Gulf of Carpentaria. (Supplied: BOM) Communities in north-east Arnhem Land and along the Cape York peninsula should prepare for a cyclone to hit this weekend. Key points A cyclone is expected to develop and …