NSW Bushwalker bitten by death adder snake

A NSW man bitten by a very venomous death adder snake while bushwalking had to walk for 20 minutes in order to get help. The Westpac Rescue Helicopter service confirms it was sent to retrieve the 51-year-old from Seal Rocks, on the NSW mid-north coast, just after midday on Saturday. When bitten by the snake, … Read more

A Drive-In Cinema Playing Nothing But Disney Movies Is Coming To Australia

Disney+ and Open Air Cinemas have joined up to bring back the old-fashioned drive-in. The drive-in cinemas will be screening classic films such as Aladdin, The Lion King, Moana, Frozen and The Greatest Showman in Brisbane , Sydney and Melbourne from September. Disney says there will also be a number of Marvel and Star Wars … Read more

Calls Single Victorians For Be Allowed To Visit Partners

After a petition highlighting the alienation faced by those without an intimate partner, Victoria’s health chief says a ‘friendship bubble’ for single households is being seriously considered. A woman from Melbourne called for more gentle laws for singles during Stage 4 coronavirus restrictions in the state, saying individuals living alone are “uniquely disadvantaged” Under Stage … Read more

Teacher charged over alleged ‘sexual messages’

A teacher at an prestigious school in Sydney has been facing court charges for grooming children. Alex Simpson, 39, was arrested shortly after the school bell rang right outside Trinity Grammar in Summer Hill on Thursday afternoon. Police say the father of two stepped into an online trap set up by Child Violence and Child … Read more

Fed-up Cop sick of dealing with ‘bat s*** crazy’ Victorians

The assistant commissioner of Victoria Police has slammed the anti-lockdown protesters organising potential action, claiming it was “bat s * * * crazy nonsense” and they were “boofheads.” On Friday, Luke Cornelius held a press conference in the CBD on September 5 to talk about a scheduled anti-lockdown rally. He said that keeping the event … Read more

Japan announces successful ‘flying car’ test

The decades-old fantasy of just zipping around in the sky while driving on highways will become less illusory. Japan’s SkyDrive Inc. has performed a successful but modest test flight with one person onboard, among the myriads of “flying car” ventures worldwide. A contraction that looked like a sleek motorcycle with propellers lifted one to two … Read more

Black Panther actor dies age 42

Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman died at 42, after a four-year colon cancer battle. A statement about his death was posted on his Instagram page, stating the star died at home alongside his wife and family. Boseman had not publicly spoken about his illness. Most famously Chadwick brought Black Panther’s first black Marvel superhero to … Read more

Thousands of emus dead as bird flu spreads

Thousands of emus and chickens will be killed in regional Victoria during a bird flu outbreak. Agriculture Victoria veterinarians are at the farm in Kerang, three hours north of Melbourne, to euthanize the emu chicks. The dramatic move came after 200 birds came down earlier this week with avian influenza, spreading to the emu farm … Read more

Naomi Osaka protest brings tennis to a standstill

Japan’s Naomi Osaka has reversed her decision to withdraw from the semi-finals of the WTA Western & Southern Open on Thursday, saying she will now play the match rearranged for Friday. Osaka sent shockwaves around the tennis community by withdrawing from her New York semi-final to protest the shooting of an unarmed black man in … Read more