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12 January 2018 12:19 PM Truck rollover in West Melbourne closes all outbound lanes of CityLink

A truck rollover in Melbourne's inner west has forced the closure of all lanes of CityLink heading towards the airport. The crash happened near the Dyson Street onramp to CityLink in West Melbourne around 5pm on Friday afternoon. All outbound lanes on CityLink were closed at Footscray Road, with motorists forced to take detours from that point 9

12 January 2018 12:49 AM Emirates to end A380 services to Brisbane

The Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger plane, looks set to disappear from Brisbane skies later this year, with Emirates replacing its services with Boeing 777s from June. But the Dubai-based airline said the move, which would disappoint the city’s band of plane-watchers, might be only temporary. The A380 services between Brisbane, Dubai and Auckland 10

11 January 2018 6:55 AM Australian accused of smuggling charged in Cambodia

Phnom Penh: An Australian woman arrested at Phnom Penh airport has been charged with drug trafficking by Cambodian authorities. Tran was charged on Wednesday at Phnom Penh Municipal Court with "unlawful keeping, transporting or trafficking of narcotics substances" according article 40 of Cambodia's law on drug control, said In Song, bureau chief at the Interior 13

5 January 2018 9:30 AM Tesla of the skies: Electric plane could make a trip to Rottnest buzz

Passengers could soon be flying to Rottnest Island in a lithium battery-powered electric plane if the idea takes off. Based at Jandakot airport, Electro Aero is training pilots in a two-seat 'Alpha Electro' that it also eventually wants to fly to Rottnest as a commercial service as a cheaper alternative to the ferries. "This aircraft is revolutionary 16

24 December 2017 12:25 AM Christmas and Boxing Day 2017 public holiday guide: What's open and what's closed

Monday, December 25 and Tuesday, December 26 are public holidays for Christmas and Boxing Day. There are restricted trading hours for many businesses. Here's a list of what's open, what's not, how to get around, where to go in case of an emergency and how to stay entertained. Coles: Christmas Day: closed. Boxing Day: some stores closed, others have special 35

24 December 2017 12:25 AM Commonwealth Games baton lands in Brisbane

The countdown to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games is well and truly underway following the arrival of the Queen's Baton in Australia. Games ambassador and Olympic swimmer Cam McEvoy carried the baton through the Brisbane International Airport's arrivals hall on Sunday after it flew in from New Zealand. McEvoy, who will compete in the 50 metres 34

20 December 2017 6:25 AM 2017 VCE student honour roll

The Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority has released the names and results of the state's high-achieving students from the graduating Year 12 class of 2017. Police officers called to an unruly party in Melbourne were pelted with rocks, forcing them to call in a heavily armed tactical response team. Vision courtesy Seven News Melbourne 41

15 December 2017 3:00 AM Christmas carollers bring joy to travellers at the Canberra Airport

There are reunions, farewells, the stress and relief of going on holidays and the expectation of spending time with family and friends. So the good folk at the Canberra Airport has been adding some festive cheer to the whole process. Santa and his helpful elf have been visiting the terminal, giving out free gingerbread to waiting passengers. And there 51

2 December 2017 2:47 AM Watchdog investigates AirAsia flight that turned left instead of right

Australia's air safety watchdog is investigating an AirAsia flight that turned left instead of right as it took off from Perth airport, a move it says was "contrary to standard instrument departure." The Australian Transport Safety Bureau said on Friday that an Indonesian AirAsia A320 was flying from Perth to Bali on November 24 when it was observed 55

26 November 2017 3:39 AM Flights cancelled after Bali's Mt Agung volcano erupts

Flights between Australia and Bali resumed on Sunday after eruptions from Bali's Mt Agung volcano grounded flights on Saturday, inundating nearby villages with ash. For the second time in a week, the volcano sent plumes of grey-black ash and steam at least 2000 metres into the sky prompting a number of airline to cancel services on Saturday. Bali's Mount 92