Category: Melbourne

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.

Brimbank one of nation’s hottest areas for buyers

Buyers looking to hit the property jackpot should “follow the infrastructure trail” and pick suburbs earmarked for long-term growth.

AFL star in hot water for ‘serious’ incident

Melbourne Demons star Jack Viney will front the AFL tribunal this week after the match review officer charged him with serious misconduct on Monday.

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.

Federal homelessness support cuts near $1bn

Almost $1bn in federal government spending for homelessness services and social housing has been cut in the past decade.

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.

Crows fly home into Showdown quarantine

Adelaide has returned to South Australia and will go into two days of self-isolation, with Port Adelaide to follow ahead of the Showdown back in the state.

Crows fly home into Showdown quarantine

Adelaide has returned to South Australia and will go into two days of self-isolation, with Port Adelaide to follow ahead of the Showdown back in the state.

Crows fly home into Showdown quarantine

Adelaide has returned to South Australia and will go into two days of self-isolation, with Port Adelaide to follow ahead of the Showdown back in the state.

‘Mercy rule?’: AFL fans shocked by ‘ugly’ loss

Melbourne overcame their cellar dweller doldrums and got their 2021 campaign back on track with a comprehensive98-point spanking of the pathetic Gold Coast at Marvel Stadium on Sunday.

Day Chopper put an axe in my head

Alec Shalala was a 21-year-old Sydney gangster who had been convicted of armed robbery in Melbourne when Mark Brandon “Chopper” Read famously put an axe in his head in 1975.

Day Chopper put an axe in my head

Alec Shalala was a 21-year-old Sydney gangster who had been convicted of armed robbery in Melbourne when Mark Brandon “Chopper” Read famously put an axe in his head in 1975.

Family obsession and a surprise teen x-factor lead Hawks assault

She only managed four games in her maiden Aussie rules campaign last year.