Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Updated May 14, 2018 13:58:01 Photo: A neighbour said Karen Ashcroft would be deeply missed by the Maryborough community. (Facebook: Karen Ashcroft) Neighbours of a grandmother who died after being stabbed at a home in central Victoria have described her as a “loving” and generous woman. Police were called to …

‘Plogging’ eco craze arrives in Australia from Scandinavia and a Byron Bay run club is ‘loving it’

‘Plogging’ eco craze arrives in Australia from Scandinavia and a Byron Bay run club is ‘loving it’

Updated May 12, 2018 14:40:42 Photo: The Byron Bay running group has started “plogging” — picking up rubbish while they run. (ABC News: Barbara Miller) Related Story: Here’s how Australia’s recycling system can be fixed for just $150m Related Story: Pledge to make packaging ‘reusable, combustible, or recyclable’ by 2025 …

Aboriginal children need loving, safe and culturally appropriate homes

Aboriginal children need loving, safe and culturally appropriate homes

By Christine Craik and Linda Ford Updated April 02, 2018 07:11:49 Photo: Fostering and adoption requires documentation such as birth certificates, but many Indigenous families include older members whose births may not have even been registered. (ABC Goldfields-Esperance: Jarrod Lucas) Related Story: Justice system overhaul needed to address Indigenous incarcerations, …