Harbour Energy makes $13.8bn revised takeover bid for Santos

Santos has received a $13.8bn revised takeover offer from Harbour Energy, making the bid official. Strategic Chinese partners HONY/ENN however, have only pledged to vote their shares in coordination with the majority of the board which is unclear as to whether the board will approve the deal as it’s currently …

Sydney weather: Winter of 1836 remembered, the day it snowed in the Harbour City

Sydney weather: Winter of 1836 remembered, the day it snowed in the Harbour City

By Nick Sas Updated May 11, 2018 17:24:55 New South Wales’ central west this morning woke to a dusting of snow — the first of 2018 — and while the white stuff seldom falls in Sydney, it has happened once before. As the Harbour City shivered through its first taste …

Budget 2018: Sydney will be ‘disappointed’ but Coffs Harbour, Port Botany set to benefit

Budget 2018: Sydney will be ‘disappointed’ but Coffs Harbour, Port Botany set to benefit

Posted May 07, 2018 11:27:16 Photo: Tourists were avoiding Coffs Harbour due to heavy traffic but the budget allocates nearly $1 billion for a bypass. (ozroads.com.au) Sydney has been ripped off in tomorrow’s federal budget, with Victoria getting the lion’s share in federal funding, the state’s Opposition says. “People will …

We are currently recruiting Piano teachers in Coffs Harbour

Company Superprof is a knowledge sharing platform which assists people who wish learn, get in touch with people who wish to teach. Founded in 2013, Superprof connects motivated students with quality teachers for private lessons covering a range of subject areas spanning hundreds of disciplines. 4 million students made use …

Sydney man charged with climbing Harbour Bridge in incident that caused hours of gridlock

Sydney man charged with climbing Harbour Bridge in incident that caused hours of gridlock

Updated April 09, 2018 17:19:42 Video: Police operation on Sydney Harbour Bridge (ABC News) Related Story: 5-hour standoff began with man riding a bicycle onto the Sydney Harbour Bridge A man has been charged with climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge, in an incident which sparked a major police operation and …

Good Samaritan assaulted, left in water after rescuing man in Balmain harbour

Good Samaritan assaulted, left in water after rescuing man in Balmain harbour

Posted April 09, 2018 07:34:58 Photo: David Hannon helped the man struggling in the water only to be allegedly assaulted. (ABC News) A good Samaritan who rescued a man in trouble in the harbour at Balmain in Sydney’s inner west may be regretting his offer of help after the man …

Harbour Bridge climber known to police

April 04, 2018. Police Superintendent Michael Fitzgerald speaks to the media in Sydney on Tuesday.  Security on the Sydney Harbour Bridge is being reviewed after a man brought traffic to a standstill by climbing onto the steel structure.  Fitzgerald said the man was known to police and would face "significant charges" after being treated at …

Sydney Harbour Bridge lane closures cause chaos as police try to get a man down

Sydney Harbour Bridge lane closures cause chaos as police try to get a man down

Posted April 04, 2018 07:13:30 Photo: Lanes have been closed on the Sydney Harbour Bridge with a police operation underway. (Twitter: @LiveTrafficSyd) Traffic is banking up on the north and south approaches to the Sydney Harbour Bridge due to a police operation to get a man down from the structure. …

Meet the marine pilots who guide enormous ships into Sydney Harbour

Meet the marine pilots who guide enormous ships into Sydney Harbour

Updated April 03, 2018 11:44:03 Video: ‘Every time I go out I can’t help but take photographs’ (ABC News) Captain Jonathan Drummond is descending a rope ladder hanging from a 70,000 tonne cargo ship, while waves of up to six metres break around him. He’s just taken navigational control of …

Sunken British WWII ship SS Sagaing refloated by Sri Lanka’s navy to make room in harbour

Sunken British WWII ship SS Sagaing refloated by Sri Lanka’s navy to make room in harbour

Posted April 01, 2018 13:26:03 Photo: The wreck of the SS Sagaing after it was floated by Sri Lankan Navy divers. (Supplied: Sri Lanka Navy) A World War II British Navy ship sunk off north-east Sri Lanka has been refloated, 75 years after being damaged during a Japanese bombing raid. …