Legal stoush looms between SA Government and Nyrstar over Port Pirie smelter

Legal stoush looms between SA Government and Nyrstar over Port Pirie smelter

Posted May 17, 2018 18:19:57 The South Australian Government has threatened legal action after Belgian metals processor Nyrstar said it would defer repayments on a loan to upgrade the Port Pirie smelter. The $660 million redevelopment opened in January, using a loan underwritten by the former Labor government following negotiations …

Man sentenced to two months in jail for assaulting teenager in Port Augusta

Man sentenced to two months in jail for assaulting teenager in Port Augusta

By Gary-Jon Lysaght and Patrick Martin Updated May 17, 2018 10:35:30 A man has been found guilty of assaulting a 14-year-old boy in the Port Augusta Magistrates Court. He has been sentenced to two months in jail. The incident was filmed and posted to social media, and went viral. More …

Gold Coast v Port Adelaide, Shanghai China, Round 9, Peter Wright, Jarrod Witts

Gold Coast v Port Adelaide, Shanghai China, Round 9, Peter Wright, Jarrod Witts

GOLD Coast have taken a travel lesson from rivals Port Adelaide in their search for redemption in Shanghai by sending every player to China in business class. Last year the Suns endured a horror trip wedged into cattle class that included a two-and-half-hour delay stranded on the tarmac at Singapore, …

Russian naval ship set to dock in Port Moresby but Papua New Guinea, Australia downplay visit

Russian naval ship set to dock in Port Moresby but Papua New Guinea, Australia downplay visit

Posted May 14, 2018 20:57:36 Photo: The naval ship Perekop is pat of the Russian Navy’s Baltic Fleet. (Wikimedia: Mike1979 Russia) A 7,000-tonne Russian Navy ship is set to dock in Port Moresby on Wednesday with 200 cadets on board, but the governments of Papua New Guinea and Australia maintain …

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Sheep put down, 3 others injured while heading to live export ship in Port Adelaide

Sheep put down, 3 others injured while heading to live export ship in Port Adelaide

Posted May 08, 2018 15:17:29 One sheep has had to be euthanased and three others have been injured before being loaded onto a live export ship docked at Port Adelaide, the RSPCA says. The Al Shuwaikh arrived at the port over the weekend, ready to transport South Australian livestock to …

Child hit and killed by car at Port Augusta on National Highway One

Child hit and killed by car at Port Augusta on National Highway One

Updated May 08, 2018 08:23:48 An eight-year-old boy has been hit and killed by a car at Port Augusta in South Australia’s north. Emergency services were called to Victoria Parade, a section of the Augusta Highway which is part of National Highway One, at about 7:00pm on Monday after reports …

Budget 2018: Sydney will be ‘disappointed’ but Coffs Harbour, Port Botany set to benefit

Budget 2018: Sydney will be ‘disappointed’ but Coffs Harbour, Port Botany set to benefit

Posted May 07, 2018 11:27:16 Photo: Tourists were avoiding Coffs Harbour due to heavy traffic but the budget allocates nearly $1 billion for a bypass. (ozroads.com.au) Sydney has been ripped off in tomorrow’s federal budget, with Victoria getting the lion’s share in federal funding, the state’s Opposition says. “People will …

Port Stephens teenager critically injured, four burnt, in fire pit explosion

Port Stephens teenager critically injured, four burnt, in fire pit explosion

Posted May 06, 2018 20:17:30 A 16-year-old boy is in a critical condition and four others have suffered burns after an explosion near Port Stephens. Police said an initial investigation suggested the explosion occurred after a flammable liquid was poured onto a fire pit on a patio. A crime scene …

No ID, no wine: Hotels association gave go-ahead for Port Augusta cask wine walk-in sale ban

No ID, no wine: Hotels association gave go-ahead for Port Augusta cask wine walk-in sale ban

Posted May 05, 2018 15:48:28 A trial at a Port Augusta hotel that requires walk-in customers to present ID before buying cask wine, and has since been adopted by other liquor outlets, was given the go-ahead by the state’s hotels association. Speaking on condition of anonymity, a person involved in …