Former Gold Coast Sun preparing to sue the AFL over alleged racial vilification and sexual harassment

Former Gold Coast Sun preparing to sue the AFL over alleged racial vilification and sexual harassment

Former Gold Coast Suns player Joel Wilkinson is preparing to sue the AFL over alleged racial vilification and sexual harassment during his playing career. Foundation Suns defender Wilkinson, who was delisted after playing 26 games in three seasons, last featured in the AFL in 2013. Brisbane-based Shine Lawyers said the …

Budget 2018: Big Banana preparing for new future after Treasurer announces funding for bypass

Budget 2018: Big Banana preparing for new future after Treasurer announces funding for bypass

Posted May 08, 2018 15:08:20 Photo: Big Banana manager Michael Lockman is upbeat about the future, despite losing highway traffic. (ABC News: Meghna Bali) One of Australia’s best-known highway stops is reconsidering its future following the announcement of a highway bypass. The Federal Government has allocated $970 million in the …

South Australia’s famed wine regions preparing for the squeeze of climate change

South Australia’s famed wine regions preparing for the squeeze of climate change

Updated April 15, 2018 09:16:21 Photo: Winemaker Wayne Farquhar inspects grapes in his Barossa Valley vineyard. (ABC News: Tony Hill) Wayne Farquhar bought his first Barossa Valley vineyard in the 1970s. He had a very practical reason for doing so. “I don’t like drinking beer at all,” Mr Farquhar said. …