Driver reversed 30 meters on busy road before hitting pedestrian in Melbourne’s CBD

Driver reversed 30 meters on busy road before hitting pedestrian in Melbourne’s CBD

A pedestrian is fighting for life after she was hit by a car in melbourne’s CBD this morning. The woman was struck by a car, which was reversing down Flinders Street near Highlander Lane, about 9.30am and sustained life-threatening injuries. Police arrested the driver of the vehicle, a 33-year-old Caulfield man, at the scene. The … Read more

Comments | Series of cities, in addition to Sydney, the answer to NSW’s housing issue | Central Western Daily

Comments |  Series of cities, in addition to Sydney, the answer to NSW’s housing issue |  Central Western Daily

comment, Prime Minister Anthony Albanese included housing affordability as a key plank in his campaign. Mr Albanese said a Labor government would provide eligible homebuyers with an equity contribution of up to 40 per cent of the purchase price of a new home and up to 30 per cent for an existing home. The housing … Read more

Workshop highlighting business buddies | Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay

Workshop highlighting business buddies |  Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay

By Matthew Sims Hobsons Bay small business owners are encouraged to find strength in partnership as part of an upcoming networking workshop. Newport local and small business marketing expert Ailsa Page will be facilitating the Westgate Referral Group workshop. She said she will be proposing a buddy system, which aims to teach businesses how to … Read more

Call for 17-year-old Victorian boy charged with Adelaide CBD stabbing to be tried as an adult

Call for 17-year-old Victorian boy charged with Adelaide CBD stabbing to be tried as an adult

An Adelaide court has heard prosecutors want a teenager accused of murdering a man in an alleged gang fight tried as an adult. Key points: Ngor Bol died on Adelaide’s North Terrace after allegedly being stabbed multiple times Police say the DPP wants a 17-year-old charged with his murder to be treated as an adult … Read more

Gather on Kensington Street

Gather on Kensington Street

A free three-day street festival, with a snack party by Automata’s Clayton Wells, Ester’s Mat Lindsay, Luke Powell of LP’s Quality Meats, Fratelli Paradiso’s Trisha Greentree, Ricos Tacos’ Toby Wilson, and Mitch Orr. Plus, a seafood brunch hosted by Merrick Watts and a bunch of wine events. Some of Sydney’s best restaurateurs, chefs and winemakers … Read more

Far west town of Menindee about to flood, but some wish it had happened much sooner

Far west town of Menindee about to flood, but some wish it had happened much sooner

WaterNSW will release more water from Menindee Lakes to make space for the massive inflow of water coming down inland rivers. Key points: WaterNSW will increase water releases from Menindee on Friday Massive volumes of water are flowing into the lakes from further north Farmers and environmentalists want more water released to rejuvenate the floodplains … Read more