Category: New South Wales

Families hit with bills in thousands

Tyne Koops is currently on maternity leave but felt “sick” when she received two bills from Centrelink demanding she pay $10,000 in a matter of weeks due to overpayment of childcare subsidy.

Alleged sex offender reveals why she went on the run

A woman who is alleged to have kidnapped a 14-year-old girl and sexually assaulted her went on the run after being charged because she “had a panic attack” after her name was published, a court has heard.

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Chinese gran facing deportation over baby formula racket

The mastermind of a million-dollar baby formula export racket is fighting a deportation order after her visa to stay in Australia was cancelled.Chinese grandmother Lie Ke, 51, has been in Sydney for 17 years on a permanent resident visa but her “likely…

Desperate travellers’ $21k border mistake

Canadian officials have charged two American travellers and fined them more than $A21,000 each for providing fake Covid-19 vaccination documents.

Chance to bid for 100 affordable homes in city’s north

Close to 100 new affordable homes will be built in Sydney’s northwest for key workers including nurses, childcare and retail employees as part of a multimillion-dollar plan by Landcom and Link Wentworth.

Thunderbirds push Vixens to all-time low

The Adelaide Thunderbirds have underlined their status as a team on the move, ensuring they will not finish with the Super Netball wooden spoon after a 59-50 win against defending premiers the Melbourne Vixens.

Collingwood prepares for AFL all-time first

For the first time in their 129-year history, the Collingwood Magpies will play a game in Tasmania this weekend.

Over 65s crucial to Covid strategy: experts

Australia should focus less on how many of us get the jab and more on who is getting it, warn two American medical experts who say the benefits of reopening could be enjoyed sooner, and with less threat of lockdown, with a vaccine program that targeted the vulnerable.

Former home of late serial killer sells again

The Mosman home where the late serial killer John Wayne Glover resided has been sold again.

Mayor calls for Gold Coast to be excluded from lockdown

MAYOR Tom Tate has sensationally called on the state government to release the Gold Coast from its Covid lockdown, arguing the city was free of the deadly Delta strain.

Inside Barnesy’s incredible Sydney warehouse

Jimmy and Jane Barnes have listed their Botany warehouse residence for August 28 auction.

Shock stat reveals Aussie rental crisis

The rental property affordability crisis is hurting the people we’re relying on the most, with an apartment costing at least one-third of an essential worker’s weekly income in 87 of Australia’s 104 geographic regions.

Shock stat reveals Aussie rental crisis

The rental property affordability crisis is hurting the people we’re relying on the most, with an apartment costing at least one-third of an essential worker’s weekly income in 87 of Australia’s 104 geographic regions.

Tiny margins: Browning bid undone by tardy start

Rohan Browning knows he has learnt a crucial lesson about mixing it with the big boys on sport’s toughest stage.