Live: Can Mauboy make a Eurovision splash in Lisbon?

Live: Can Mauboy make a Eurovision splash in Lisbon?

SPOILERS ABOUND: The 63rd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest from Lisbon in Portugal is here! Can Jessica Mauboy go one better than Dami Im and become the musical champion of Europe? If you’re keen to find out today’s winners and fabulous near-misses, follow our live blog. Source link

Seaplane pilots fly and splash across outback chasing the perfect adventure – ABC Rural

Seaplane pilots fly and splash across outback chasing the perfect adventure – ABC Rural

The parched centre of Australia might not seem like an ideal place for a seaplane. But for pilots Bob Priddle and Bill Handley, the outback sky has a magnetism that’s not found on the coast. All that’s needed for landing is a small stretch of water and a few friendly …

GST reform for WA still remote, despite federal cash splash from Malcolm Turnbull, Bill Shorten

GST reform for WA still remote, despite federal cash splash from Malcolm Turnbull, Bill Shorten

Posted April 28, 2018 08:19:16 Related Story: WA vote war explodes as PM pledges multi-billion-dollar rail, road, hospital cash splash West Australians could be forgiven for thinking Christmas has come early. In the past few weeks the federal leaders of both major parties have been in WA splashing cash and …

Boost for remote housing, GST share in Commonwealth’s NT cash splash

Boost for remote housing, GST share in Commonwealth’s NT cash splash

Updated April 23, 2018 12:18:11 Photo: NT Treasurer Nicole Manison said she had been lobbying her federal counterpart. (ABC News: Dane Hirst) More than $250 million in untied GST funding will be delivered to the Northern Territory, but the Treasurer has rebuked claims it is a “reward” for approving fracking. …

A splash, an op-ed and a full-page ad: News Corp tabloid gives property lobby a megaphone | Weekly Beast | Media

On Wednesday the Courier-Mail’s front-page story, “A tax on all your houses”, trumpeted the Property Council’s campaign to reverse the Queensland Labor government’s imposition of a waste levy on properties worth more than $10m from 1 July. Annastacia Palaszczuk says the levy – which has been described as a Robin …