Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «kids»

19 February 2018 6:59 AM The Ricky Stuart Foundation's annual golf day tees for a good cause

"Now I've got kids I more than ever appreciate the greatest gift that I've got, which is healthy kids," he said. "Knowing Ricky and the challenges that he's faced over a number of years with his own daughter and what he's trying to do to help other families is pretty inspirational." A host of celebrities and athletes took part in the event, helping to raise 11

10 February 2018 1:30 PM Giving the game away: Why Frank Lowy's World Cup story doesn't add up

Those appearing included Lowy, his sons David and Steven, Ben Buckley, Brian Schwartz, Jill Margo, Mark Ryan, Andreas Abold, Sunil Gulati, former prime minister John Howard, former FFA chief John O'Neill and Jonathan Calvert. Lowy and his closest advisers said they did not know how the big bad world of FIFA operated. They didn't know anyone. They didn't 1

9 February 2018 3:52 AM Fire breaks out on Thailand tourist hotspot Phi Phi Island

A huge fire broke out on Phi Phi Island in Thailand, a popular tourist destination on Tuesday night. One witness told Fairfax Media she saw five hotels and hostels up in flames, with the blaze "spreading like wildfire". A huge fire, possibly started by a gas canister explosion, has been ‘spreading like wildfire’ through the tourist island of Phi Phi in Thailand 11

7 February 2018 1:54 AM Weekend guide: What's on in Canberra February 9-11

The George Harcourt Inn will host the first ever Untapped Festival this weekend, with a massive 87 beers on tap, food from pop-ups by Casey Jones, Arley and Jordan's Burger Shack and the George itself, and live music from Thirsty Merc, James Southwell Band, Marji Curran and other local support acts. Tickets $48 per person, for entry only, from untappedfestival 11

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

5 February 2018 7:55 AM Big Bash League: Canberra's BBL champion Jono Dean prepares to face reality

He hasn't seen his two boys in five weeks and reality struck when it came to deciding whether or not Dean's wife Kim could be at Adelaide Oval for what turned out to be an "unbelievable day". "It's not everyday you get to play in a BBL grand final, let alone win one. I'm still on that high, I'll come down in the next few days," Dean said. "I'm looking 10

3 February 2018 4:09 AM AFL season 2018: Why West Coast and Fremantle fans have reason for hope

Every AFL fan has high hopes in summer, but these can quickly fade as the darkness of winter, and the losses, set in. There is optimism for every team though... just ask any Richmond supporter. The Tigers famously won the 2017 Premiership after years of hardship and hell. While the WA teams are not favoured to make the last Saturday in September, the shock 12

30 January 2018 10:41 PM Davis Cup 2018: Nick Kyrgios primed for return

A return to happy hunting ground Brisbane has provided a fatigued Nick Kyrgios a timely boost ahead of this week's Davis Cup first round tie with Germany, Lleyton Hewitt says. The Australian team captain admitted they would have to monitor the world No.14 after Kyrgios backed up his Brisbane International triumph with a gutsy fourth round finish at the Australian 10

30 January 2018 7:23 PM Glee star Mark Salling found dead at 35

Mark Salling, the former Glee star who last month pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography, was found dead in Los Angeles on Tuesday. He was 35 years old. A law enforcement official confirmed to Deadline that the actor's death was being investigated as a possible suicide, but was awaiting to inform his next of kin and family members before further 10

25 January 2018 7:28 AM Former Canberra Raiders utility Lincoln Withers joins Woden Valley Rams

Former Canberra Raiders utility Lincoln Withers will return to his junior club for what could be a fairytale ending to his 18-year career. Withers has signed with the Woden Valley Rams for the Canberra Raiders Cup season, ending his stint as a player-coach at the Gungahlin Bulls after four seasons. The 36-year-old says he will likely retire at the end of the year and the chance 13