Jesse Lane: Boy, 12, shut down business at Coogee Beach by city council

A 12-year-old boy who had closed his snack vending business in Sydney’s eastern suburbs after complaints received a surge of support from locals. Jesse Lane saves some serious pocket money from selling cold drinks, repellents, dog treats and sunscreen in a tent on the Bondi to Coogee walk. But the business was shut down after … Read more

House prices in Sydney: city region where prices have fallen by 12 percent in a year

Property prices have fallen as much as 12 percent in some regions of Sydney over the past year, while continuing to rise in cheaper western suburbs. PropTrack’s latest Home Price Index released Saturday showed Sydney house prices fell more slowly in the spring, with declines in other capitals overshadowing those in the Harbor City. Real … Read more

Nigel Farage punches ‘leftist’ protester outside Conservative Political Action Conference in Sydney

British broadcaster and political commentator Nigel Farage has lashed out at a young protester after he was confronted by the man in Sydney on Saturday afternoon. The former UK Independence Party leader visited Australia to speak at the two-day Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), held at the Darling Harbor International Convention Centre. But Mr Farage’s … Read more

Sydney: Tony Abbott speaks at Conservative conference, protests against far-right politics

Sydney-based activist groups protest outside a conference in Sydney, where former Prime Minister Tony Abbott is the keynote speaker. The Community Action for Rainbow Rights (CARR) and Campaign Against Racism and Fascism (CARF) met outside the International Convention Center in Sydney, where the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) takes place. Speakers at the event will … Read more

Rental crisis forces people to become homeless and live in their cars

Alex has been living in his car with his dog for the past few months because he can’t find a rental property in Perth. “Rentals have gone up since Covid and it’s getting harder and harder to find a place where I can get a pet,” he told NCA NewsWire. Alex, who didn’t want his … Read more

SeaChange star Sigrid Thornton, producer Tom Burstall call North Melbourne home to 45 years

Esteemed SeaChange actor Sigrid Thornton and the husband of film producer Tom Burstall have convened an auction for lights, cameras and their beloved home in North Melbourne after 45 years. The A-list couple bought the Victorian Terrace at 2 Carroll St in 1977 as a derelict former stables housing a plumber’s workshop. “We drove around … Read more

Metropolitan Remand Center: Officer seriously injured after stabbing

A man has been taken to hospital with serious upper body injuries after a report of a stabbing at a maximum security prison in Melbourne on Thursday. Ambulance Victoria confirmed that a man with serious upper body injuries has been taken to the Metropolitan Remand Center hospital in Ravenhall in west Melbourne. It is clear … Read more

Surprising finding on house prices after rate hikes: PropTrack report

House prices fell 0.19% on average across Australia in September – the smallest drop since April in what could be a welcome relief for homeowners. In capital cities, prices fell by 0.22 percent overall, the PropTrack report found. This means that prices in the capital have reversed with prices falling over the past seven months, … Read more

Melbourne: 50 car tires cut at Essendon and Moonee Ponds

Police are investigating after 50 cars had their tires slashed overnight in northern Melbourne. In a statement, Victoria Police said the Moonee Valley crime investigation unit is investigating the extensive damage reported in Moonee Ponds and Essendon, which they say occurred between 9pm and 10pm on Thursday evening. Speaking to 3AW on Friday morning, local … Read more

Home values ​​tipped to grow in Canterbury-Bankstown despite Sydney’s downturn

Sydney’s Canterbury-Bankstown area – once awash with decaying fibro homes – has become one of the few metropolitan areas where house prices are expected to continue to rise amid the ongoing housing market downturn. A Price Predictor Report released by research group Hotspotting revealed that 14 of the 22 suburbs in the area continued to … Read more