‘Clearly failed’: Pauline Hanson blasts citizenship survey she lost 90% to 10% | Australia news

Pauline Hanson has complained that foreign interference ruined the results of an online survey on One Nation’s proposed changes to the citizenship test, in which 89.8% of respondents were against and 10.2% were in favour. In February Hanson introduced a private member’s bill largely mirroring the Coalition’s failed attempt to …

Australian play Lost Boys explores same-sex marriage and history of gay hate attacks

Australian play Lost Boys explores same-sex marriage and history of gay hate attacks

Posted May 18, 2018 05:03:01 Same-sex marriage might be legal now, but the ‘yes’ vote did not bury Australia’s grim history of anti-gay violence. The issue is the focus of a new play, Lost Boys, by award-winning writer Lachlan Philpott. It juxtaposes the national plebiscite on same-sex marriage in 2017 …

SA Health blood test delays and lost results blamed on new computer system

SA Health blood test delays and lost results blamed on new computer system

Posted May 16, 2018 12:51:31 SA Health has employed 30 extra staff and launched a taskforce to investigate blood tests being delayed and even lost because of a new computer system. Key points SA Health blood test results are being delayed or lost New computer system blamed 30 extra staff …

Soldier’s World War II medal lost from a flapping suitcase in the 1950s found by prospector in park

Soldier’s World War II medal lost from a flapping suitcase in the 1950s found by prospector in park

Posted May 11, 2018 07:51:50 Photo: Prospector Andrew Lawless found the 1939-45 Star Medal at Royal Park near Melbourne’s centre. (Supplied: Andrew Lawless) A World War II medal that was lost after it flew out of a suitcase somewhere between Adelaide and Melbourne has turned up underground near Melbourne’s city …

The Western Force are back on the park and determined to make up for lost time

The Western Force are back on the park and determined to make up for lost time

Posted May 11, 2018 05:24:38 Photo: Mr Forrest said he was wanted to rectify the “injustice” of the Western Force’s expulsion from Super Rugby. (AAP: Richard Wainwright) We were promised a fast-paced, new age disrupted version of rugby and there is no doubt the debut of the reborn Western Force …

‘They call us Australians’: Vanuatu descendants of Indigenous Australians search for long lost family

‘They call us Australians’: Vanuatu descendants of Indigenous Australians search for long lost family

Posted May 05, 2018 08:03:45 Photo: Pacific Islander labourers were forced to return to their home islands starting in 1906. (State Library of Queensland, file) A small group of men from Vanuatu with Aboriginal ancestry have travelled to Australia on a mission to reconnect with their long lost family, and …

How Netflix’s Lost in Space reboot holds a mirror up to our humanity

How Netflix’s Lost in Space reboot holds a mirror up to our humanity

Updated April 29, 2018 12:01:04 Photo: The Netflix rendition of Lost in Space is darker, grittier and a lot more expensive than the original. (Supplied: Netflix) When I was a kid, only one thing on earth could stop me watching Lost in Space: the family cow. After school it was …

Loyal blue heeler stays with three-year-old lost in bush overnight

Loyal blue heeler stays with three-year-old lost in bush overnight

Updated April 21, 2018 11:47:15 Photo: The missing girl turned up safe and well after a night in bushland, police said. (Facebook: Kelly Benston) An old blue heeler named Max remained by the side of a three-year-old girl and led searchers to her after she spent more than 15 hours …

Loyal blue heeler stays with three-year-old lost in bush overnight

Loyal blue heeler stays with three-year-old lost in bush overnight

Posted April 21, 2018 10:45:36 Photo: The missing girl turned up safe and well after a night in bushland, police said. (Facebook: Kelly Benston) An old blue heeler named Max remained by the side of a three-year-old girl as she spent more than 15 hours lost in rugged bushland on …