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  • Jockey taken to hospital after fall during north Queensland races

    6 November 2017 12:25 AM 17

    A jockey is in hospital after he fractured his skull and collarbone during a fall in a race in north Queensland at the weekend. Jeffrey Felix, 45, was riding his mount Mytang when the horse fell about 160 metres from the starting line on Saturday afternoon at Home Hill. He was rushed to Townsville General Hospital and placed in the intensive care unit with injuries

  • AIS boxer Skye Nicolson secures Commonwealth Games spot after winning national titles

    5 November 2017 1:48 PM 9

    AIS-based boxer Skye Nicolson has secured her ticket to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games after winning the 57 kilogram national title on Saturday. Nicolson will be a part of a 13-strong Australian team to compete next year and the 22-year-old has set her sights on chasing gold after claiming a world championship bronze medal last year. Nicolson has moved

  • Perth man was stabbed to death 'in front of distressed partner'

    5 November 2017 4:53 AM 23

    New details have emerged following the murder of a 53-year-old man in Gosnells, with reports alleging he was "stabbed to death" in front of his distressed partner. 9 News Perth reporter Lee Steele said the fighting began at around 10pm on Saturday evening, and "quickly escalated". Neighbours said they had heard "shouting, screaming and doors slamming"

  • Man dies after ute with tray full of passengers rolls on dirt road near Euroa

    4 November 2017 9:09 PM 19

    A man has died after the ute he was travelling in rolled on a back road in rural, north-east Victoria in early hours of Sunday morning. Emergency called to Faithfuls Creek Road, Balmattum, after a report a man had been struck by a ute at about 2.15am. Investigators believe a number of people were riding in the tray of the ute when it rolled on the unmade

  • Zombies rise up in Melbourne for charity

    4 November 2017 10:00 AM 20

    Hordes of bloodied, infected and mutilated undead staggered to the Melbourne Zombie Walk in the CBD on Saturday. Looking like they had risen from the grave, hundreds broke through containment lines to get to the Disco of the Dead. "It's just so much fun to pretend to be something that you're not, put on all this gory make-up and scare people and make people

  • Tash Burleigh out to honour old boss with Territorial in Spackman Memorial Cup

    4 November 2017 1:31 AM 11

    "It's his second run back from a spell – he is pretty speedy and finishes his races off well," Burleigh said. "He has won here before and hopefully he can work through his grades." The meeting is one of Goulburn's biggest days featuring the Anniversary Cup and Crookwell Cup and it was perfect day to honour Spackman according to club chief executive Robyn

  • Monash Freeway traffic chaos after semi-trailer crash

    3 November 2017 9:17 AM 42

    A semi-trailer has crashed on the Monash Freeway causing long traffic delays in Melbourne's south-east. The truck hit construction barriers on the freeway and during the accident punctured its fuel tank filled with 400 litres of diesel causing it to splash across the inbound lanes of the freeway. Inbound traffic is banked up as 24 firefighters, including

  • Woman dead after Overland interstate passenger train crashes into car

    3 November 2017 9:17 AM 9

    The Overland interstate passenger train on its way from South Australia to Melbourne has collided with a car, killing a woman in regional Victoria. Emergency services, including police and paramedics, are at the scene of the crash, which occurred just before 5pm on Friday afternoon near Cressy, about 38 kilometres north of Colac. Police said the crash

  • Flying Jess set to continue habit of winning when it counts in the Myer Classic

    3 November 2017 5:33 AM 14

    "She did as two-year-old when she won the South Australian Sires and then again at the Gold Coast in the Magic Millions Guineas. "She didn't like the wet tracks up in Sydney in the autumn, so we stopped and aimed her at this race." Flying Jess has had a four-run campaign to arrive at Flemington with seconds in the Cockram Stakes, Stocks Stakes and Ladies

  • Markets Live: ASX hits year's high

    3 November 2017 3:25 AM 41

    Chocolate makers' dependence on hazelnuts from a single major producer, Turkey, has sent Italy's food giant Ferrero searching for new suppliers to satisfy consumer cravings. Its search has taken it from eastern Canada and Chile to south-western NSW. The farmer recruitment efforts of Ferrero, one of the world's biggest hazelnut buyers for its Nutella