Category: Victoria

10 uncertain veterans as list sizes locked in

The AFL has finally delivered clarity on list sizes for next year, leaving club list managers scrambling to set their agendas for the coming trade period.

10 uncertain veterans as list sizes locked in

The AFL has finally delivered clarity on list sizes for next year, leaving club list managers scrambling to set their agendas for the coming trade period.

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.

‘Show us the report before we renew Hawks, Roos contracts’

PREMIER Peter Gutwein will not “speculate or hypothesise” what Colin Carter’s report into a Tasmanian AFL team contains but is unwavering in his belief the state will be handed a licence.

Shock complaints when common sense went missing

A woman forced to urinate in a bottle on her way to hotel quarantine and a mother unable to afford power to keep her daughter alive were among 3000 human rights complaints in Victoria last year.

Crowd-favourite Melbourne event in limbo

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Bogut’s fight for Bayside mansion hits new block

Aussie basketball great Andrew Bogut has lobbed up new plans for a beachside Melbourne mansion, amid an ongoing stoush with Bayside Council and the local conservation society.

Supermarket, stadium vax hubs for jab fast-track

Stadium carparks, supermarkets and shopping centres could be turned into vaccination sites within months as the jab rollout chief reveals how he plans to reach the summer vaccination target.

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.

Calls for fresh insight into lockdown triggers

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Paltry bushfire recovery fund slammed

East Gippsland leaders are demanding Scott Morrison fix a bushfire recovery program they say defies logic by short-changing their region, which was ravaged in Australia’s Black Summer.

Gold Logie winner ‘very lucky’ to survive car crash

Gold Logie winning actor Samuel Johnson is home from hospital but still has “a lot more work ahead” to make a full recovery from being hit by a car.

Victorian Micro-Businesses and Start-Ups Are ‘Falling Through the Cracks’: Council of Small Business

Victorian start-ups and micro-businesses not registered for GST are being excluded from the Victorian government’s support payments amid overwhelming pleas for assistance. According to the Council of Small Business Organisations of Australia, rules around the Business Assistance Package were “inequitable and unfair,” especially with businesses not registered for GST but “suffering proportionately” with other GST-registered […]

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.

The secret hitlist of the Carlton board

An alleged email from deep inside the Carlton hierarchy has found its way to Sheahan Ink.