Sugar spill scare sparks evacuation at Adelaide Centrelink office

Sugar spill scare sparks evacuation at Adelaide Centrelink office

Posted May 16, 2018 17:31:19 An accidental sugar spill at a Centrelink office in Adelaide’s south has prompted an emergency evacuation, with a HAZMAT team brought in to test the substance. The Metropolitan Fire Service, Country Fire Service and police were called to the building at Noarlunga Centre at 11.20am …

Perth Children’s Hospital opening date in doubt amid second legionella scare

Perth Children’s Hospital opening date in doubt amid second legionella scare

Updated May 05, 2018 12:08:13 Photo: The hospital’s opening has been delayed nearly three years. (ABC News: Andrew O’Connor) Potentially deadly legionella bacteria has been discovered at the Perth Children’s Hospital for the second time, plunging into doubt the long-delayed $1.2 billion facility’s planned opening later this month. In an …

‘We’re struggling’: Butcher caught up in PFAS scare, loses $10,000 worth of meat

‘We’re struggling’: Butcher caught up in PFAS scare, loses $10,000 worth of meat

Posted April 19, 2018 18:59:27 Photo: Des Barritt with a week’s worth of bacon that he will have to destroy due to the PFAS scare. (ABC Wide Bay: Eliza Goetze) A Bundaberg butcher has spent the past week taking the work he loves and preparing to destroy it, after it …

Traffic ‘scare campaign’ driving visitors away from Gold Coast, small business group says – Commonwealth Games 2018

Traffic ‘scare campaign’ driving visitors away from Gold Coast, small business group says – Commonwealth Games 2018

Updated April 09, 2018 14:34:28 Photo: Cafe owner Craig Johnston says slow trade has been “really sad and upsetting”. (ABC News: Ashleigh Stevenson) A scare campaign about traffic congestion has left traders out of pocket during the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, the Small Business Association of Australia (SBAA) says. Some …

Australian barley scare widens as Japanese company recalls 132,000 yoghurt bowls

Australian barley scare widens as Japanese company recalls 132,000 yoghurt bowls

Posted April 04, 2018 15:43:19 More products tainted by Australian barley — which was found to have pesticide levels five times above acceptable limits — are being recalled across Japan. Kyoto-based Japan Luna has announced the voluntary recall of 132,000 yoghurt bowls containing cereal from the suspect batch. On Tuesday, …

‘Suspicious device’ triggers bomb scare at Adelaide bowling alley

‘Suspicious device’ triggers bomb scare at Adelaide bowling alley

Updated April 03, 2018 13:43:16 Photo: The AMF bowling alley at Woodville where the suspicious item was found. (ABC News) A “suspicious device” found at an Adelaide bowling alley has prompted a bomb scare, but police now say it was a false alarm. Members of the SA Police bomb squad …