Albanese prepares to meet NATO leaders

Ahead of Prime Minister Anthony Albanese’s trip to the NATO summit in Madrid, he says he wants Australia to be a part of a “global solution”. He will also emphasize the new government’s position on climate change policy. Mr Albanese has reaffirmed support for Ukraine, saying “Australia stands strong with support for Ukrainian sovereignty and … Read more

Australia break 4x100m mixed relay record, Kaylee McKeown wins gold at World Swimming Championships

Mollie O’Callaghan has collected a third gold medal at this year’s world swimming championships while leading her team’s mixed 4x100m relay quartet to Australia’s first global landmark. Key points: Australia won 4x100m mixed relay gold and broke the world record with a time of 3 minutes and 19.38 seconds Kaylee McKeown also added to Australia’s … Read more

Renovated Victorian residence delivers big result at Newtown

Local buyers secured a spot in one of Geelong’s best streets after purchasing an elegant Victorian residence at auction on Saturday. Local buyers secured a spot in one of Geelong’s best streets after purchasing an elegant Victorian residence at auction on Saturday. A local couple paid $2.26m for the renovated single-level house at 20 Virginia … Read more

Suwalki Gap: NATO concern Russia may take strategic land in Poland and Lithuania

With all eyes on Ukraine, there’s a new potential flashpoint in Europe – a tiny strip of land and a nightmare for NATO that could lead to global war. It’s an idyllic, narrow stretch of land – just 80km wide – made up of gentle, undulating hills, flowing rivers and lush forests in the heart … Read more

Chaos in airports as school holidays begin

Queues are building at airports across Australia as thousands of passengers travel on the first weekend of the school holidays. Holidaymakers have been warned of delays as crowds grow at Melbourne airport’s check-in lines. At Sydney airport, travelers are being told not to arrive any earlier than their advised times – to ease congestion. More … Read more

Travelers encounter more delays amid Australian airport chaos as school holiday rush sets in

The disruption at Australian airports is set to continue as the winter school holiday rush sets in. Australian travelers have encountered more airport disruption on the first day of the winter school holidays. Millions of passengers are expected to fly in and out of the nation’s largest airports over the next two weeks, with people … Read more

Albanese should be ‘picking up the phone’ to get Julian Assange home

Julian Assange’s extradition from the United Kingdom to the United States has been approved but Prime Minister Anthony Albanese says he will not be pressured into publicly intervening in the case. Academic Dr Kylie Moore Gilbert, who was held in an Iranian prison for 804 days, says she hopes the Australian government is conducting traditional … Read more

Australia overcome shaky start to defeat Sri Lanka in final ODI but captain Aaron Finch wants more

Captain Aaron Finch says Australia still have to improve in spinning conditions, but has been left encouraged by their resolve after they overcame a bad batting start and a challenging pitch to beat Sri Lanka by four wickets in the final ODI in Colombo. Key points: Australia bounced back from some early dismissals to defeat … Read more

Swimming world championships 2022: Anita Alvarez fainted, drowning, star banned by FINA

The swimmer who passed out and needed to be rescued at the world championships has been handed some bad news. A war of words has erupted at the swimming world championships after artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez was banned from competition. The 25-year-old was dramatically rescued from the bottom of the pool in Budapest after fainting. … Read more

NRL 2022, Kristian Woolf rejects NZ Warriors, Cameron Ciraldo, Canterbury Bulldogs next coach, Shane Flanagan, Wests Tigers

It just keeps getting worse for the miserable Warriors with the club’s top coaching target reportedly dropping bad news. The NZ Warriors have copped a major blow in their coaching search, with top target Kristian Woolf reportedly rejecting an offer to take the reins at the Kiwi club. According to The Daily Telegraph, Woolf turned … Read more