Winds gusting at up to 130 kilometres an hour were sweeping through the city, as Melburnians are being warned to brace for a “very dangerous” thunderstorm.
Chris Barrett Australia’s batsmen were found wanting in Auckland thanks to a failure to prepare themselves to defend the new and swinging ball, their captain admitted on Saturday night.
Dan Bray and Alistair Walsh A Melbourne to Perth Jetstar flight returned to Melbourne after about an hour in the air, due to a disruptive passenger.
Cameron Atfield She spent 14 months lost, presumed dead, wandering war-torn Afghanistan.
Tim Barlass He has already been dubbed 'The Digger Prince' and likely deployment for Captain Harry Wales, reportedly soon to be seconded to Australian units for 'several weeks', could be to Darwin or Melbourne.
Farrah Tomazin Premier Daniel Andrews has come under fire for failing to include South Yarra Station as part of his plan to build the Metro Rail link.
Chris Vedelago The Abbott government's offshore refugee policy is facing a new legal challenge that seeks to hold the Commonwealth legally responsible for conditions in its overseas detention camps because the decisions to open and operate them were made in Australia.
Farrah Tomazin East West Link could be revived by one of the Victorian government's own agencies, renewing concern about Premier Daniel Andrews' efforts to abandon the controversial project.
Farrah Tomazin The former Coalition government spent more than $354 million on advertising during its term in office, despite coming to power promising to end taxpayer-funded spin.
Julia May Federal government delays a 40 per cent funding cut to the disability sector amid allegations it was in breach of United Nations convention.