Calls for police to enforce tougher penalties after McDonald’s worker assaulted

Calls for police to enforce tougher penalties after McDonald’s worker assaulted

A fast-food worker has told of the terrifying moment he was verbally and physically abused by two men while working at a McDonald’s store, south of Adelaide. Key points: The victim says he was attacked while delivering food to a parked customer SA Police say they are investigating the incident The SDA says there has been a … Read more

Young woman, 24, who complained of chest pains after getting Covid in Bali passes away

Young woman, 24, who complained of chest pains after getting Covid in Bali passes away

Young woman, 24, who complained of chest pains after getting Covid in Bali passes away after family had hoped she was ‘slowly coming back’ Hayley Beadman, 24, complained of chest pains after returning on November 23 She went into cardiac arrest soon after and was in a coma for the next few weeks She awoke … Read more

River Murray flooding forces evacuation of part of Mannum, three rescued from floodwaters in Renmark

River Murray flooding forces evacuation of part of Mannum, three rescued from floodwaters in Renmark

An emergency evacuation warning is in place in South Australia’s Murraylands town of Mannum amid the River Murray flood emergency as the State Emergency Service (SES) says reveals that it rescued three people from floodwaters near Renmark last night. Key points: The SES has urged residents at Mary Ann Reserve in Mannum to leave immediately There were fears the flood levee … Read more

Water levels peak in Renmark as flood-damaged road near Bolto triggers ‘shelter-in-place’ warning

Water levels peak in Renmark as flood-damaged road near Bolto triggers ‘shelter-in-place’ warning

Water levels at Renmark have reached their peak, the South Australia’s SES says, while they have warned a shack community in Murraylands to “shelter in place” because key roads are closed. Key points: A road near Bolto has been washed away by floodwaters Bolto residents have been warned that it is now unsafe to evacuate Water levels at Renmark expected to … Read more

Cabaret Review: Velvet Rewired at the Sydney Opera House is Studio 54 on steroids

Cabaret Review: Velvet Rewired at the Sydney Opera House is Studio 54 on steroids

Velvet Rewired. Photo: Daniel Boud With a disco soundtrack that had more than one person dancing in the aisles, Velvet Rewired at the Sydney Opera House is an explosion of glitter, glam and classic 70s hits. Lead by the iconic Marcia Hines, the night is filled with aerial feats, acrobatics and vocal talents. The show … Read more

Craig McLachlan reveals why his comeback New Year’s Eve show Hey Good Lookin’ was quietly canned

Craig McLachlan reveals why his comeback New Year’s Eve show Hey Good Lookin’ was quietly canned

Craig McLachlan was forced to cancel his big New Year’s Eve comeback when he was rushed into emergency surgery recently.  It was meant to be the 57-year-old actor’s career comeback five years after his failed defamation lawsuit against ABC. But he was forced to pull the show at the last minute when he required emergency … Read more

River Murray flooding expected to peak on Boxing Day and be at low range of predictions

River Murray flooding expected to peak on Boxing Day and be at low range of predictions

The River Murray flood is expected to peak in Renmark in the next 48 to 72 hours — either on Boxing Day or early on December 27 — with hopes water levels will be lower than first predicted. Key points: The peak water flow through the Riverland is expected to be at the low range of … Read more

Pygmy right whale delights group of paddleboarders near Port Lincoln

Pygmy right whale delights group of paddleboarders near Port Lincoln

A pygmy right whale behaving like a lost puppy has given a group of paddleboarders the experience of a lifetime off South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula. Key points: A group of men were followed by a pygmy whale while paddleboarding near Port Lincoln An expert says it is very uncommon behaviour It is illegal to chase marine … Read more

Australian vandals destroy 30,000-year-old rock art

Australian vandals destroy 30,000-year-old rock art

ADELAIDE, Australia — Australian authorities say vandals have destroyed rock art believed to be some 30,000 years old. The vandals appeared to have removed parts of a barbed wire fence at Koonalda Cave and got underneath, before using their fingers to draw over the top of the Indigenous artwork, said Kyam Maher, the Aboriginal Affairs … Read more

Police investigating serious assault of a man on Hindley Street in Adelaide CBD

Police investigating serious assault of a man on Hindley Street in Adelaide CBD

A man is in a serious but stable condition after an assault in Adelaide’s nightlife district. South Australian police were called to The Woolshed on Hindley Street just before 5am on Friday when a man was reported unconscious after an assault. The victim, a 27-year-old from Seaford Meadows, has been taken to the Royal Adelaide Hospital.  … Read more