Former Greens MP Jeremy Buckingham pays heartbreaking tribute to his son Eden

Former Greens politician Jeremy Buckingham has paid heartbreaking tribute to his son Eden, who tragically took his own life one day after revealing he had ‘suffered the most vicious abuse’ at the hands of a member from his family. The former Greens party member said his ‘beautiful golden boy’ had struggled with mental health issues … Read more

Commuter rail loop plan will be scrapped if Liberals win Victorian election

In 2018, as Melbourne’s population topped five million, the city’s mayor, Sally Capp, told a forum at the Grand Hyatt that the so-called “world’s most livable city” was clearly underperforming. Traffic crawled on the roads around the city and in the suburbs, commuters were squeezed onto trains, and the population was only growing. She admitted … Read more

Melbourne restaurants: Greasy Zoe’s, O.MY turn to social media to fill last-minute cancellations

Zoe Birch and her partner Lachlan Gardener were in despair when they turned to their Instagram followers to fill the tables at their small, one-hat restaurant in the outer suburbs of Melbourne. “Another fun week of cancellations – overnight half of our restaurant reservations for the whole week were cancelled,” they posted on their social … Read more

Afterpay Day Sale 2022: The iconic’s best deals revealed

Grab your wallet, THE ICONIC Afterpay sale is here. The second round of the popular biennial sale event has landed, with THE ICONIC offering savings of up to 40% on tens of thousands of items including jeans, runners, designer handbags, beauty products and more. To make it easier for you, we’ve gathered the best deals … Read more

Filming Revesby: The heartbreaking last phone call from murdered hairstylist Amy Hazouri

Just hours before being struck down by a hail of bullets, innocent hairdresser Amy Hazouri made one last tragic phone call to her mother. “Mom, I’m with a client. I’ll finish the client and call you,” she said. But the promised call never came. Instead, Ms Hazouri’s mother, Elham Meliji, picked up the phone to … Read more

Australian actress Laura McCulloch found in prison in Los Angeles after going missing after a Tinder date

An Australian actor who feared missing in Los Angeles after going on a first date has been found – in police custody. Laura McCulloch, 37, told friends on Friday that she was heading to a restaurant in the Santa Monica beach district. That was the last her pals in Los Angeles or family back home … Read more

Manly Sea Eagles fans go wild after trio back Manase Fainu

Furious Manly Sea Eagles fans have gone wild with the club after three star players who refused to wear rainbow-colored shirts for religious reasons showed their support for a convicted felon over the weekend . Young Haumole gunslingers Olakau’atu and Josh Schuster, along with star prop Josh Aloiai, all publicly showed their support for former … Read more

Gaviscon hit by global shortage due to lack of seaweed to make sodium alginate

A medical product that many Australians rely on is hit by a global shortage, with a very specific type of algae behind the company’s problems. If you suffer from heartburn or indigestion, you know how important it is to have access to products such as Gaviscon. Gaviscon is one of the most popular brands used … Read more

US conducts missile test delayed by Chinese drills

An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile is launched during an operational test at 2:10 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, U.S., August 2, 2017. U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Ian Dudley/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register WASHINGTON, Aug 16 (Reuters) – The U.S. military … Read more

Amy Hazouri’s family seek help after Sydney Panania shooting

The distraught family of a hairdresser killed in Sydney have paid heartbreaking tributes as they desperately seek financial help to airlift her to her family in Lebanon. Amy Hazouri, 39, was killed alongside Lametta Fadlallah, 48, shortly before 9pm on Saturday when a hail of bullets hit their car in Sydney’s southwestern suburb of Revesby. … Read more