Brumbies v Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby highlights, video of comeback win in Canberra

Brumbies v Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby highlights, video of comeback win in Canberra

MELBOURNE have ended a five-match losing streak with a 27-24 win over the Brumbies in Canberra thanks to a late Reece Hodge penalty goal. The Brumbies led by 14 points with 20 minutes to go, but with their season on the line, failed to repel the Rebels in front of …

‘Magic’ Melbourne skyscraper would be Australia’s tallest building

‘Magic’ Melbourne skyscraper would be Australia’s tallest building

Posted May 12, 2018 15:25:50 Photo: An artist’s impression of the tower, which would be Australia’s tallest building. (Supplied: Royal Society of Victoria ) Related Story: Call for ideas for heritage-listed vacant triangle in Melbourne’s CBD A “super slender” skyscraper that would be Australia’s tallest building has been proposed for …

Melbourne Girls Outside wants women to embrace their adventurous side

Melbourne Girls Outside wants women to embrace their adventurous side

Posted May 12, 2018 06:00:01 Photo: Melbourne Girls Outside is a community group that organises free hikes for women. (Instagram: @melbgirlsoutside) A new adventure group is having great success in encouraging more women to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Melbourne Girls Outside was founded nine months ago and …

Melbourne legionnaire’s death leads to review of regulations on cooling towers

Melbourne legionnaire’s death leads to review of regulations on cooling towers

Updated May 11, 2018 17:59:45 Photo: The man who died had been to the Gladstone Park shopping centre before he became sick. (ABC News: Darryl Torpy) Related Story: Legionnaire’s outbreak linked to shopping centres in Melbourne’s north-west The Victorian health department is reviewing the regulations around cooling towers after a …

Melbourne boy with autism attacked by spanner-wielding teens outside Northcote school

Melbourne boy with autism attacked by spanner-wielding teens outside Northcote school

Posted May 10, 2018 10:52:49 Photo: Quinn Lahiff-Jenkins was attacked while trying to confront bullies, according to his mother. (Supplied: Carmen Lahiff-Jenkins) The mother of a boy with autism who was assaulted with spanners outside a Melbourne school wants police to charge his teenage attackers. Quinn Lahiff-Jenkins, 14, was attacked …

Melbourne doctor allegedly asked inappropriate questions before groping 17yo, court hears

Melbourne doctor allegedly asked inappropriate questions before groping 17yo, court hears

Updated May 09, 2018 15:27:34 Photo: Azit Das is accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old patient at a Melbourne clinic. (Facebook: Azit Das) A Melbourne doctor accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old patient had also allegedly asked her inappropriately intimate questions about her sex life, a court has been told. …

Father claims PSOs ‘stomped’ on son’s ankle during Melbourne train station arrest

Father claims PSOs ‘stomped’ on son’s ankle during Melbourne train station arrest

Updated May 09, 2018 19:36:02 Victoria Police has denied their Protective Services Officers (PSO) were responsible for breaking a 16-year-old boy’s ankle by stomping on it while he was being arrested. The boy’s father, ‘Scott’, released mobile phone video on social media, showing his son’s arrest at the Bayswater railway …

Melbourne CBD shut down as tens of thousands march in union protest | Australia news

Thousands of workers have shut down part of Melbourne’s CBD, saying the federal coalition can keep its slated tax cuts for low-and middle-income workers. Wednesday’s march was part of a nationwide “Change the Rules” union campaign to demand better pay and work conditions. The latest action comes after the federal …

Melbourne burger bar company, owner fined more than $300k for underpaying workers

Melbourne burger bar company, owner fined more than $300k for underpaying workers

Posted May 09, 2018 15:12:09 Photo: Ms Gordon was desperate for a job but was never paid for the 25 hours she worked. (ABC News: Matilda Marozzi) Related Story: ‘You will be sued’: Melbourne cafe owner warns staff who claimed underpayment A Melbourne company which underpaid young and overseas workers …

Sydney and Melbourne property prices predicted to fall by up to 4 per cent

Sydney and Melbourne property prices predicted to fall by up to 4 per cent

Updated May 07, 2018 12:03:26 Housing prices in Sydney and Melbourne are tipped to fall by as much as 4 per cent this year, according to the latest report from property analysis firm SQM Research. This is a major reversal of its previously rosy forecast — that Australia’s two priciest …