Park rangers remind Canberrans not to move roadkill themselves after woman hit by car

Park rangers remind Canberrans not to move roadkill themselves after woman hit by car

Updated May 17, 2018 14:54:54 A Canberra woman who was struck by a car while removing a dead kangaroo from the road has sparked warnings from park rangers about what to do when you hit an animal. During peak-hour yesterday evening a woman hit a kangaroo with her car on …

Canadian wildlife park finds itself in trouble after taking a bear out for a birthday ice cream

Canadian wildlife park finds itself in trouble after taking a bear out for a birthday ice cream

Updated May 15, 2018 19:31:32 External Link: Canadian zoo faces charges after taking bear out for ice cream. What seemed like an innocent birthday outing for Berkley, a Kodiak bear, has landed a Canadian zoo in trouble with government officials. Discovery Wildlife Park officials decided to celebrate Berkley’s first birthday …

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 …

An Anzac badge found in a Perth park has been given to the descendants of its owner

An Anzac badge found in a Perth park has been given to the descendants of its owner

Posted May 06, 2018 09:13:58 Photo: Charles Richardson’s Return From Service Badge was found buried in a park in Perth’s south. (ABC News: James Carmody) Related Story: Soldier’s family to receive Gallipoli badge dug up in WA Related Story: Mission to return WWI badge to Anzac veteran’s family After spending …

Legionnaire’s outbreak in Melbourne linked to shopping centres in Gladstone Park, Airport West

Legionnaire’s outbreak in Melbourne linked to shopping centres in Gladstone Park, Airport West

Updated May 04, 2018 15:04:17 Photo: Last year there were 67 documented cases of legionnaires’ disease in Victoria. (Supplied: Flinders University) Three men are in hospital after contracting legionnaire’s disease after visiting the same areas of Melbourne’s north-west. Health authorities said the men, two of whom are in intensive care, …

‘IS-inspired attack’ at Mill Park home was ‘practised’

‘IS-inspired attack’ at Mill Park home was ‘practised’

DAYS before Momena Shoma allegedly carried out a stabbing attack on a Melbourne homeowner in the name of Islamic State, the 24-year-old “practised”. Ms Shoma, who arrived in Melbourne from Bangladesh in January this year, has been charged with engaging in a terrorist act. She is accused of entering the …

Golden Group’s Belmont Park development may allow Perth Stadium station to open daily

Golden Group’s Belmont Park development may allow Perth Stadium station to open daily

Updated May 01, 2018 15:34:23 Photo: The development is expected to house 4,500 apartments and take two decades to complete. (Supplied: Golden Group) The proponents of a multi-billion dollar development at the Belmont Park racetrack are in discussions with the WA Government about opening the new Perth Stadium train station …

‘Fire rainbow’ lights up skies over California national park

‘Fire rainbow’ lights up skies over California national park

Updated May 01, 2018 16:28:24 Photo: This colourful “fire rainbow” was spotted over a national park near San Francisco. (Facebook: US National Weather Service) A colourful splash in the sky known as a “fire rainbow” has been spotted in the United States, raising the question of whether the phenomenon could …

City of Perth under fire as Kings Park Anzac dawn service marred by hundreds of parking fines

City of Perth under fire as Kings Park Anzac dawn service marred by hundreds of parking fines

Posted April 25, 2018 15:00:37 Photo: Hundreds of people attending the Kings Park dawn service were issued with parking fines by the City of Perth. (ABC News: Graeme Powell) Deputy Premier Roger Cook has called on the City of Perth to reconsider parking fines issued to hundreds of people attending …