Future Matildas initiative to help Australia’s push for Women’s World Cup glory

Future Matildas initiative to help Australia’s push for Women’s World Cup glory

Updated May 14, 2018 18:12:38 Photo: Chloe Logarzo is confident the Future Matildas program will bear fruit on the international stage. (AAP: Joe Castro, File) Matildas midfielder Chloe Logarzo is living her dream. At 23 years of age, she is in the prime of her footballing career and is part …

A-league grand final fever in Newcastle as Jets bid for glory

A-league grand final fever in Newcastle as Jets bid for glory

Updated May 03, 2018 14:45:21 Photo: Todd Blackwell tries to make every Jets game he can, despite the pain from an ongoing injury. (ABC News: Ben Homer) Related Story: Three wooden spoons and David Beckham: How the Newcastle Jets reversed 10 years of misery Related Story: The Jets are the …

Perth Glory axe Kenny Lowe as head coach after team misses out on A-League finals

Perth Glory axe Kenny Lowe as head coach after team misses out on A-League finals

Posted April 20, 2018 13:31:08 Photo: Kenny Lowe will move in to a youth coaching role after being axed as Glory head coach. (AAP: Will Russell) Perth Glory’s longest-serving coach Kenny Lowe has been axed after failing to guide the side to the A-League finals this season. Lowe, who had …

Bin chickens: the grotesque glory of the urban ibis – in pictures | Cities

Tip turkey, dumpster chook, rubbish raptor – the Australian white ibis goes by many unflattering names. But it is a true urban success story, scavenging to survive in cities across Australia as wetlands have been lost. Wildlife photographer Rick Stevens captured them in Sydney Source link

Commonwealth Games: Para-athletes provide the action in day of glory and crucial errors – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Para-athletes provide the action in day of glory and crucial errors – Commonwealth Games 2018

Posted April 08, 2018 05:12:00 A major “stuff up” and a one-two-three in the pool saw Australia’s para-athletes gobble up the spotlight on day three of the Commonwealth Games thanks to a potent cocktail of sporting drama. Bill Chaffey, as decorated a para-triathlete as you could hope to see, looked …

Brisbane Myer Centre’s old Dragon Coaster ‘to be restored’ to former glory

Brisbane Myer Centre’s old Dragon Coaster ‘to be restored’ to former glory

Updated April 02, 2018 08:35:55 Photo: The Dragon Coaster was turned into a trackless train before ending up dumped in Geelong. (Supplied: Dean Davis) Related Story: ‘Missing’ Brisbane Myer Centre Dragon Coaster ‘at back of a mate’s place’ Related Story: What happened to the Dragon Coaster in Brisbane’s Myer Centre? …

AFLW: Jessica Wuetschner’s journey from Tasmania to All-Australian glory

AFLW: Jessica Wuetschner’s journey from Tasmania to All-Australian glory

by Tim Morgan Posted March 28, 2018 21:21:42 Photo: Jessica Wuetschner, Brisbane Lions AFLW player. (Twitter: Jessica Woochnar) In the midst of months of turmoil for Tasmanian football, Jessica Wuetschner has added a far more positive chapter to the code’s history in the state. The Brisbane Lions forward was on …

The Matildas’ rise to glory 40 years in the making

The Matildas’ rise to glory 40 years in the making

Updated March 12, 2018 18:35:52 Photo: It’s been a long road to recognition and equality for the Matildas. (AAP: Darren Pateman) Related Story: Matildas fall short against Portugal in Algarve Cup play-off Related Story: SA soccer program aims to boost number of female coaches For years the cards seemed stacked …