Fishing retailers withdraw yabby nets that kill platypuses well ahead of government ban

Fishing retailers withdraw yabby nets that kill platypuses well ahead of government ban

Posted May 19, 2018 06:18:31 Photo: Platypus ecologist Joshua Griffiths examines animals that have drowned in opera house yabby nets. (Supplied: Douglas Gimesy) Opera house yabby nets believed to kill hundreds of platypuses each year will be pulled off Victorian store shelves, and dozens of online listings will disappear by …

Drug bust nets cocaine smuggled in golf clubs at airport

Drug bust nets cocaine smuggled in golf clubs at airport

Posted May 16, 2018 17:34:56 Photo: One of the seized golf clubs and an X-ray of another club showing the drugs inside. (Supplied: WA Police) Almost a kilogram of cocaine being smuggled in a set of golf clubs was among illegal drugs netted by WA police as part of a …