New SA Minister faces questions in Parliament over playing golf in work hours

New SA Minister faces questions in Parliament over playing golf in work hours

Updated May 10, 2018 20:12:03 South Australia’s new Child Protection Minister, Rachel Sanderson, has come under parliamentary fire for finding time to play golf, but failing to meet with key statutory office holders in her portfolio. The Labor Opposition pursued Ms Sanderson over her participation in a golf day, hosted …

Heavy rainfall, strong wind warnings for next 48 hours across Tasmania

Heavy rainfall, strong wind warnings for next 48 hours across Tasmania

Updated May 09, 2018 16:11:47 Photo: The outlook is wet and windy for state over the next 48 hours. (ABC Northern Tasmania) Related Story: Time to rug up — south-east Australia is about to get cold, wet and windy Tasmanians are bracing for heavy rain, strong winds, possible flooding and …

104-year-old academic David Goodall says in his final hours he has ‘no hesitations whatsoever’

104-year-old academic David Goodall says in his final hours he has ‘no hesitations whatsoever’

Updated May 10, 2018 00:54:33 Photo: Former Edith Cowan University Professor David Goodall turns 104 years old on 4 April. 2 April 2018. (ABC News: Marcus Alborn) As 104-year-old academic David Goodall prepares to end his life through voluntary euthanasia in Switzerland, he tells a press conference he hopes his …

104-year-old academic David Goodall says in his final hours he has ‘no hesitations whatsoever’

104-year-old academic David Goodall says in his final hours he has ‘no hesitations whatsoever’

Updated May 10, 2018 00:06:59 Photo: Former Edith Cowan University Professor David Goodall turns 104 years old on 4 April. 2 April 2018. (ABC News: Marcus Alborn) Academic David Goodall says he looks forward to exercising his own choice to end his life, as the 104-year-old prepares to die through …

Japanese roller coaster glitch leaves passengers hanging for two hours

Japanese roller coaster glitch leaves passengers hanging for two hours

Updated May 02, 2018 14:12:21 Sixty-four passengers were left hanging in the air for up to two hours after a roller coaster made an emergency stop at Universal Studios in Japan. The amusement park said the Flying Dinosaur roller coaster’s two carriages stalled midway through the 1,100m ride, with riders …

Brisbane woman dies in police custody hours after being arrested | Australia news

A Brisbane woman has died in police custody just hours after she was arrested. The 44-year-old Ellen Grove woman was found dead in her cell at Ipswich watch house in the early hours of Saturday morning. She had been arrested on Friday night for failing to appear in court and …

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Darwin barge grounds off Tiwi Island for 12 hours, prompting investigation by national bureau

Darwin barge grounds off Tiwi Island for 12 hours, prompting investigation by national bureau

Posted April 22, 2018 08:38:41 Photo: The Lauren Hansen grounded off the coast of Melville Island earlier this month. (Supplied: Vessel Finder / MikeW) The national transport safety regulator has opened an investigation into the grounding of a Darwin barge off the coast of a Tiwi Island for more than …

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 …

P-platers to be banned from driving in the early hours of the morning, ACT Government proposes

P-platers to be banned from driving in the early hours of the morning, ACT Government proposes

Updated April 03, 2018 12:26:14 First-year Canberra P-platers may soon be restricted from driving between midnight and dawn and from having more than one passenger under the age of 24 in the car at any time of the day or night. The sweeping changes to L and P-plate regulations proposed …