Buddhist volunteers Cooked and delivered 900 vegan meals to people in Melbourne

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic and the extended lockdown time in Victoria, many homeless people and foreign students have struggled to get through. Understanding their needs and struggles, donors and volunteers from the Quang Minh Buddhist Temple delivered free vegan meals to help alleviate their burdens. The Temple is a centre for the … Read more

Western Australia extends Phase Four restrictions

WA Primer Mark McGowan argues that the danger of another coronavirus outbreak — particularly as a consequence of the arrival of sick crew members — has prompted an extension of phase four restrictions, with one change. Selected entertainment centres, primarily hosting seated and ticketed activities, considered” low risk “by the chief health officer of WA, … Read more

Number of Kiwi travellers ‘unexpectedly’ land in Adelaide from Sydney

Just days after New South Wales’ trans-Tasman travel bubble opened, five New Zealand nationals were caught entering South Australia. On Friday, the one-way arrangement between NSW, the Northern Territory and New Zealand began, allowing quarantine-free entry for travellers from across the ditch. The arrangement does not include South Australia. But SA Police reported to 7NEWS … Read more

Gladys Berejiklian: ‘I have given up on finding love’

Gladys Berejiklian has given up all hope of finding love. Australia was shocked by the NSW Premier when she disclosed a personal relationship with former MP Daryl Maguire from 2015 to August 2020 while presenting evidence in a corruption investigation. The pair were so intimate that text messages showed that they called each other “hawkiss,” … Read more

Jennifer Hawkins shares adorable update on baby Frankie

Ever since she and husband Jake Wall welcomed their first child, Frankie Violet, into the world in October, Jennifer Hawkins has not shied away from sharing adorable Instagram updates. And the 36-year-old model and entrepreneur took to Instagram on Monday to post yet another cute snap of Frankie taken at the Newport, Sydney, palatial home … Read more

Doctors call for zero Coronavirus cases before restrictions are eased

Doctors advise the political leaders of Australia to commit to crushing population coronavirus transmissions and avoid sending mixed restriction messages. Medical professionals are urging more caution as federal and state governments squabble about the pace of relaxing restrictions. Omar Khorshid, president of the Australian Medical Association, says local and foreign outbreaks have shown how difficult … Read more

New Zealand travellers slip into WA without exemptions

Without state exemptions under a trans-Tasman travel bubble between NSW and New Zealand, twenty-three people from New Zealand arrived in Perth. Most of the travellers are now in compulsory hotel quarantine, while one girl has been put with a family member in a “quarantine arrangement.” Premier Mark McGowan said they were found by the G2G … Read more

Australian Billionaire Buys RM Williams

An investment company owned by mining magnate Andrew ‘Twiggy’ Forrest and his wife Nicola has acquired the famous RM Williams bootmaker and restored it to Australian ownership. The Adelaide-based outfitter, founded in 1932 by bushman Reginald Murray Williams, was in the hands of L Catterton, a private equity company backed by Louis Vuitton. At its … Read more

Kmart releases handbag with built-in wine dispenser

A handbag containing a whole bottle of wine has been brought out by Kmart, and you can pour it as you walk. The new accessory has just arrived in stores and online and is already being described for women across Australia as the most wanted Christmas gift for 2020. The Wine Carrier with Drink Dispenser … Read more