SA senator Simon Birmingham supports Lucy Gichuhi for third ticket spot

SA senator Simon Birmingham supports Lucy Gichuhi for third ticket spot

Updated May 16, 2018 15:01:26 One of South Australia’s most senior Liberals has backed Senator Lucy Gichuhi for the third spot on the party’s Senate ticket ahead of Adelaide City Councillor Alex Antic. Key points Senator Simon Birmingham said he would support Lucy Gichuhi for third place on the ticket …

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory hopefuls audition for golden ticket to play lead role

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory hopefuls audition for golden ticket to play lead role

Updated April 07, 2018 05:49:22 Photo: Producers are looking for an actor with “innocence and imagination” to play Charlie. (ABC News: Antonette Collins) They were given just a week to prepare for the role of a lifetime, but even so, some of the 150 boys auditioning for the lead in …

Commonwealth Games: No ticket? How to experience all the action for free

Commonwealth Games: No ticket? How to experience all the action for free

Updated April 02, 2018 07:07:50 Photo: Just because they got a ticket doesn’t mean they get all the fun. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) Related Story: Plan to mine Facebook data of Commonwealth Games visitors using free wi-fi dumped Related Story: ‘Incredibly loud, patronising’ Comm Games messages on QR trains to be …

Single winner yet to claim $521 million lottery ticket from US jackpot

Single winner yet to claim $521 million lottery ticket from US jackpot

Posted April 01, 2018 09:23:30 Photo: A lot of people have been stopping by to congratulate the petrol station employees since the news broke. (AP: Julio Cortez) Related Story: Woman with $710m Powerball ticket wants to stay anonymous after making ‘huge mistake’ A single lottery ticket bought at a United …

Sydney bio-hacker who implanted Opal Card into hand fined for not using valid ticket

Sydney bio-hacker who implanted Opal Card into hand fined for not using valid ticket

Updated March 16, 2018 16:13:53 Photo: Meow-Ludo holding an Opal Card in its original form. (ABC News: Nick Dole) A bio-hacker who implanted an Opal Card chip into his hand has been fined for not using a valid train ticket, in an unprecedented court action. Meow-Ludo Disco Gamma Meow-Meow, 33, …

Black Panther too ‘politically correct’ for China as ticket sales dive in world’s second-largest market

Black Panther too ‘politically correct’ for China as ticket sales dive in world’s second-largest market

Updated March 18, 2018 19:06:11 Black Panther opened at the top of China’s box office last weekend, collecting an estimated $US62.8 million, but a lukewarm audience response has seen ticket sales dive in the days since. Key points: Chinese viewers have complained about the film’s ‘American values’ An analyst said …

Perth’s AFL ticket myth exposed: Why it’s a buddy good time to catch an Eagles or Dockers game

Perth’s AFL ticket myth exposed: Why it’s a buddy good time to catch an Eagles or Dockers game

Posted March 29, 2018 08:56:11 Photo: A smaller-than-expected crowd watched Buddy Franklin dominate the AFL opener at Perth Stadium. (AAP: Travis Anderson) Is Western Australia losing its appetite to go to the footy? West Coast chief executive Trevor Nisbett conceded the crowd of 53,553 for the first game at the …

Perth Stadium ticket plan criticised by West Coast Eagles after empty seats at AFL opener

Perth Stadium ticket plan criticised by West Coast Eagles after empty seats at AFL opener

Posted March 26, 2018 20:10:22 Photo: Several pockets of unused seats were clearly visible during the Eagles-Swans clash. (ABC News: Jacob Kagi) The West Coast Eagles want to be able to sell more season tickets to members for games at Perth Stadium to avoid a repeat of the large pockets …