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10 February 2018 8:21 AM Cricket ACT: North Canberra-Gungahlin honour Mark Rutzou in a moving tribute

Tributes poured in from Cricket ACT officials, supporters, rival players and clubs ahead of Norths' first grade clash with Queanbeyan at Harrison Oval. While the Bluebags hold the advantage after stumps on day one, Norths batsman Chris Zhang had a day to remember as he paid tribute to his close mate's dad with a half-cenutry. "I know all of us here have been around 7

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 7

9 February 2018 2:32 PM Jim Molan backs down from threat to sue MP after forcing second apology

Newly minted Senator Jim Molan, who has been at the centre of a week-long row over Britain First Facebook posts, has retreated from this threat to hit fellow MP Adam Bandt with a lawsuit, but only after he forced two apologies from the Greens representative. The member for Melbourne said Senator Molan, a retired major general who was chief of operations 10

9 February 2018 6:30 AM Man found guilty of manslaughter, not murder, over fatal Chinatown bashing

A young man has been found not guilty of murder but guilty of manslaughter over the fatal bashing of a high school student in a Melbourne laneway. Shengliang Wan, 24, kicked and stomped on Longxiang 'Jeremy' Hu, 19, during a fight in the city's Chinatown on April 15, 2016. Mr Hu, a Yarra Valley Grammar School student, suffered a fractured skull and bleeding 5

8 February 2018 10:24 PM Missing Queensland man's car found on isolated cattle property

A Toyota Landcruiser belonging to missing Queensland man Dallas Pyke has been found on an isolated cattle property north east of Mount Isa. The vehicle was spotted on Wednesday evening by a local helicopter pilot and reported to police. The 37-year-old went missing after failing to arrive in Mount Isa after leaving Cairns on December 30. He last made contact 15

8 February 2018 3:19 AM Politics Live: Backdown on secrecy laws, citizenship saga gets personal

With your indulgence, I'd just like to draw your attention to a piece we have published today by Aged Care and Indigenous Health Minister Ken Wyatt. Wyatt, the first Aboriginal member of the House of Representatives and first Aboriginal minister, has paid tribute to our friend and colleague Michael Gordon, former political editor of The Age, who died suddenly 21

7 February 2018 9:37 AM Body found at Victorian beach near where engineering student went missing

A man's body has been found at a beach on the Mornington Peninsula near where a student went missing at the weekend. The discovery follows the disappearance of Khalil Nabizadah, a 23-year-old engineering student from Narre Warren, who became caught in a rip while swimming with two friends at London Bridge beach at Portsea on Sunday. Victoria Police said the body found 9

7 February 2018 1:54 AM Primary school principal wants parents to let their kids off the leash

Primary school principal Tim Berryman knew he'd succeeded when two of his students walked to the bakery by themselves. The siblings, aged six and eight, left home early one morning and returned with a loaf of bread. This show of independence came a day after the Fitzroy Community School principal delivered a speech urging parents to be brave and give their 6 1

6 February 2018 10:10 PM Meghan Markle used code to talk about Harry on Suits set

Remember when you were 13, and you and your friends would invent secret codewords for your crushes so you could talk about them without anyone knowing? "I hope 'mushroom' comes to debating tonight," you would say, somehow convinced that the idea of a fungus taking on second speaker was less suspicious than just saying the generic, white, suburban name shared 7

4 February 2018 6:12 AM Thousands pull on their sneakers and Speedos for Sun Run Cole Classic

First-time competitor Jed Boxall of Cronulla won the 1-kilometre dip but was more impressed with his fundraising efforts than his freestyle. The 23-year-old, who is studying full-time as well as undertaking a cadetship with Fugen Constructing, helped the company raise about $22,000 to put towards Parkinson's research via the Shake It Up Foundation 9