‘This is my country’: how a Melbourne suburb defied the far-right to welcome refugees | Australia news

On a dreary Sunday afternoon in late March, the sort that provides a harsh lesson on what Melbourne weather is capable of, a Syrian refugee talks through an interpreter about her escape from the conflict that has torn her homeland apart. Amena*, who along with about 100 other refugees from …

‘Micro lot’ housing developers entice buyers to tiny house blocks in Perth suburb of Ellenbrook

‘Micro lot’ housing developers entice buyers to tiny house blocks in Perth suburb of Ellenbrook

Posted April 11, 2018 12:59:55 Photo: The pilot project in Ellenbrook features 11 micro lots, starting at $300,000. (ABC News: Leigh McDonald) Could you live on a block that’s smaller than three shipping containers put together? Or a block just slightly bigger than an AFL goal square? That is the …

Man reported for disorderly behaviour at office in Adelaide suburb of Salisbury

Man reported for disorderly behaviour at office in Adelaide suburb of Salisbury

Posted March 22, 2018 14:14:46 A Paralowie man will face court for disorderly behaviour after an incident at Salisbury, in Adelaide’s north, earlier this week. On Monday, March 19, police were called to a disturbance at an office in Gawler Street after 2:00pm. The man involved had left the area …