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2 March 2018 11:00 PM Grand Prix officials preparing tribute for Ron Walker

"There will be tributes to Ron at the event but in the hearts and bodies of all the people here who worked with Ron, I think the biggest tribute we can pay is to build on his legacy and all the things he taught us. I had the privilege of working directly for him. What I would say is that Ron taught us about vision, he taught us about detail and he also had a line that was on the back of the order 24

16 February 2018 8:27 AM Canberra golfer Matt Millar sitting pretty in Queensland PGA after Sunshine Coast raid

"Driving over there, playing and coming back this morning ... it was good fun. Peter O'Malley and I came over. Didn't get a great sleep, but should sleep alright tonight." It's not just in Queensland Millar's flat out - he's playing in the Ricky Stuart Foundation golf day at Royal Canberra on Monday before flying across the Tasman for the New Zealand 30

10 February 2018 9:39 AM Brisbane Bullets fall short against Sydney Kings

The Sydney Kings can still avoid the NBL wooden spoon after holding on for a 92-80 win over the Brisbane Bullets. The home side's victory was their ninth of the season and lifted them into a share of last place with Brisbane with two games remaining. Long out of playoff contention, the Kings are also just one win behind sixth-placed Illawarra and coach 33

10 February 2018 3:33 AM Investment gamble pays off as Matt Campbell lands Porsche Le Mans deal

Australia's Matt Campbell is set to follow in Mark Webber's footsteps, taking on the World Endurance Championship and 24 Hours of Le Mans with Porsche. The newly minted Porsche junior started life as a factory-backed racing driver by outgunning highly-fancied racers in identical 911 GT3 R machinery in qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour last week where 30

9 February 2018 9:40 AM Teenager Ellen Rixon to take on heroes in Female Drivers Championships

While Rixon, who works full-time as well as driving, is only starting her career, Manning, Gath and Turnbull will be the favourites for the series as they all have driven more than 1000 winners. "It comes down to what you draw and giving them the best chance," Rixon said. The championships will provide a focal point to the end of the Team Teal campaign 3

9 February 2018 6:29 AM Hoon driver found guilty over fiery EJ Whitten Bridge crash deaths

A hoon driver has been found guilty of causing the deaths of two teenagers in a fiery, high-speed crash off the EJ Whitten Bridge. It took two trials for a jury to reach a verdict in the case against Adem Arpaci. After a hung jury in the first trial in October last year, the jury in the new trial found on Friday that the 23-year-old was guilty of culpable 8

9 February 2018 3:51 AM 'Clutching at straws': Family's desperate plea over missing Esperance man

Esperance police and family of missing Castletown man Colin Johnson have called on the public for any information that may assist in their search, with no sign of him since February 5. Still images of CCTV footage have emerged of the 47-year-old at the BP Service Station on the corner of Goldfields Road and Reynolds Street in Castletown, where he was last seen at 9am on Monday 21

8 February 2018 6:10 AM Missing since Monday: Police renew call for help to find Esperance man

Concerns are increasing over the welfare of a man who has been missing from Esperance since Monday. Colin Johnson was last seen at a service station on the corner of Goldfields Road and Reynolds Street in Castletown, near Esperance, on February 5. The 45-year-old is described as fair skinned, 178cm tall with a medium build, grey hair and blue eyes. Colin 25

8 February 2018 3:19 AM Silverchair drummer Ben Gillies charged over drink-driving, refusing breath test

Silverchair drummer Ben Gillies is in hot water after being charged with drink driving and refusing to submit to a breath test. The matter was briefly mentioned in Newcastle Local Court on Thursday after he was charged with mid-range drink-driving on January 21. According to court documents, Mr Gillies was driving in Hamilton shortly before 1am before 11

8 February 2018 12:25 AM Hot air balloon makes heavy landing in Dixons Creek

Other media are putting out photos of people being treated at the scene where a balloon made a heavy landing in Dixons Creek. The people are beside the basket and it is unclear whether they were knocked from the balloon. We have made a decision not to post these images or link to these videos at this stage, as we do not know the condition of those in the balloon 105