Mortgages: Sky-high inflation data raises fears of interest rate rises

The Reserve Bank has previously guaranteed the Aussies that interest rates would remain unchanged until 2024, but new data may change that. Rising petrol and house prices have contributed to a broader jump in inflation, which raises fears that Reserve Bank will be forced to raise interest rates faster than expected. The consumer price index … Read more

Kevin Anderson grilled over Aya Eliza, Atmosphere-defective apartment buildings in western Sydney

Potential home buyers are not being warned about the potential flaws of several ‘infamous’ apartment buildings in Sydney. Homebuyers are not being warned about the potential risks of buying apartments in “notoriously” flawed Sydney towers, months after their defects were revealed. Apartments in the Aya Eliza Towers in Auburn and the Atmosphere Building in Castle … Read more

Kevin Anderson grilled over Aya Eliza, Atmosphere-defective apartment buildings in western Sydney

Potential home buyers are not being warned about the potential flaws of several ‘infamous’ apartment buildings in Sydney. Homebuyers are not being warned about the potential risks of buying apartments in “notoriously” flawed Sydney towers, months after their defects were revealed. Apartments are being advertised in the Aya Eliza Towers in Auburn and the Atmosphere … Read more

Extinction Rebellion: Climate activists stick to Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Protesters have stuck to a major bridge in Melbourne’s CBD, causing traffic chaos during rush hour. Climate activists have stuck to a bridge in Melbourne’s CBD and blocked traffic during rush hour on a major road as the city emerges from the barrier. At least seven Extinction Rebellion ‘rebels’ stuck to Princes Bridge near Flinders … Read more

Mostafa Baluch: Police are investigating whether millionaire restaurateur fled Sydney in private jets

A new theory has emerged in the hunt for a millionaire restaurateur in Sydney who skipped bail on Monday, charged with a major drug import. A millionaire restaurateur charged with financing a major drug import syndicate may have fled Sydney on a private jet. Mostafa Baluch, 33, who owned Northbridge’s Cervo restaurant before it closed, … Read more

Victoria health worker class action lawsuit: Doctors sue Eastern Health and Royal Women’s Hospital

Young doctors who have joined class action lawsuits against the Victorian public hospital system claim that excessive workload puts patients’ lives at risk. Dozens of junior doctors have joined two major class action lawsuits against Victorian public hospital services over allegations that they are overworked and underpaid. More than 80 junior doctors working at Eastern … Read more

Mostafa Baluch: Police are searching for alleged cocaine importer

A millionaire in Sydney who allegedly financed the shipment of hundreds of kilos of cocaine to Australia is the subject of a manhunt days after he was released on bail. A millionaire restaurateur in Sydney who is charged with financing a major drug import syndicate may have left NSW and is trying to flee the … Read more

Blacksheep cafe graffiti: Melbourne eatery vandalized with anti-wax message

Anti-wax vandals have attacked a cafe in Melbourne that had enforced the state government’s mandatory Covid rules. A cafe in Melbourne has been vandalized with anti-wax graffiti over the first weekend back to seated dining after an exhausting sixth coronavirus lockdown. Staff at the Blacksheep cafe in South Kingsville, in Melbourne’s inner west, arrived at … Read more

Police are responding to two stabbings in Sunshine West, Tarneit in West Melbourne

Street fighting in the suburb of Melbourne escalated dramatically overnight, with police responding to several stabbings. One person was left on the street with life-threatening stab wounds as police responded overnight to multiple stab wounds in Melbourne’s western suburbs. Police rushed to an address on Tatra Street in Tarneit, where two people were stabbed to … Read more

Lindt Cafe closes its doors years after the deadly siege of Sydney

Sydney’s Lindt Cafe closes for just over seven years after a deadly terrorist attack that shook the city. Sydney’s Lindt Cafe is set to close its doors seven years after it became the site of a deadly terrorist attack that shook the city. The company’s Martin Place website closes permanently at the end of the … Read more