The Courier
Wednesday, 17 April 2024
Police
Detectives are investigating the incident.
Adam Spencer, Alex Dalziel and Anna McGuinness • 55m ago
Court
Families demand answers as inquiry into deaths opposed.
Bryan Hoadley
'When my client is clean of drugs he's a dedicated father.'
Bryan Hoadley
Peter Gottlieb pleaded guilty to burglary offences in the Ballarat Magistrates' Court on April 16, 2024. Picture file
Extended craft supplies coming for major expansion.
Nieve Walton
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Officeworks staff in the new building. Picture by Kate Healy
Renters and mortgage-holders spending up to half their pay on housing.
Jemimah Clegg
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The amount Australians spend on housing costs has hit a record high. Pic: Shutterstock
Six people remain in hospital after the attack at Westfield.
Karen Barlow Peter Angelopoulos Ayden Dawkins Lucinda Garbutt-Young Anna McGuinness
Dawn Singleton, Ashlee Good, Yixuan Cheng, Faraz Tahir, Jade Young and Pikria Darchia have been identified as the victims of the Bondi stabbing attack on April 13. Pictures supplied/Linkedin//Nine News
A 15-year-old was rushed to hospital with a head injury.
Anna Houlahan • 19m ago
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Footage from the alleged brawl shows one teen swinging a small hand-held axe and another throwing a chair. Picture X
More schools are teaching Auslan as a second language.
Michelle Smith
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All pupils at St Francis Xavier Primary School including grade six students Matilda and Emma, and foundation student Jasper, are learning Auslan as a second language.Picture by Lachlan Bence
The opening phase of construction tender confirms key details.
Melanie Whelan
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Money raised will go towards a $5000 scholarship.
Rachel Jackson
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BAPS events coordinator, Jackie Kalogerakis, at the North Ballarat Sports Club where the ball will be hosted. Picture by Lachlan Bence
Property
Renters and mortgage-holders spending up to half their pay on housing.
Jemimah Clegg
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'You knew you shouldn't have been driving, 0.16 is a high reading.'
Bryan Hoadley
Sharon Greenwood has pleaded guilty after blowing more than twice the legal limit near Warrnambool. Picture by Adam Trafford
The planning application is currently before the council.
Alex Dalziel
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The property on 30 Cuthberts Road. Picture by Adam Trafford
Ballarat primary's Ryan Oliver says his new title feels surreal.
Melanie Whelan
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Ballarat Primary School (Dana Street) principal Ryan Oliver is back to work after achieving his fifth dan black belt in the Japanese martial art Kendo in the Easter school holidays. Main picture by Kate Healy
Photos
See pictures of Ballarat's wrestling weekend action.
Alex Dalziel
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Creating a drawcard for the entrance to Bridge Mall.
Nieve Walton
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Artist impressions for the new Norwich Plaza. Picture supplied
Have Your Say
This builder is now paying $20,000 a week in land tax.
Gwen Liu
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It comes after the shop was vacated in May 2023.
Alex Dalziel
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Coltman Plaza, the former site of Wilson Fruits' Lucas store. Picture by Adam Trafford
Ballarat regional football and netball round-up - Saturday, April 13
Winners and Losers: Saturday, April 13
Footy is back and we've been capturing all of the action.
Staff Reporters
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BFNL, REDAN V SUNBURY.
Court
Two robberies totaled about $100,000 in stolen and damaged items.
Bryan Hoadley
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There were chants of 'bring Samantha home' as her husband spoke.
Alex Dalziel
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Crowds march down Lydiard Street. Picture by Lachlan Bence
Our People
Bill Gove has a legacy as a hard-working, generous man.
Melanie Whelan
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Angela Tulloh went missing on October 31, 2022.
Alex Dalziel
Angela Tulloh. Picture supplied
The property is located directly adjacent to Mount Emu Creek.
Jessica Greenan
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The weatherboard and bluestone building, built about 1860, as shown in December 2020 on Realestate.com before it was flooded in October 2022.
'I thank Damien for his extraordinary efforts,' Albanese said.
Anna Houlahan
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Damien Guerot speaks to media (left) and footage of the Frenchman holding back killer Joel Cauchi on an escalator (right). Pictures 7News
'I'm pretty cold during the night ... not very comfortable.'
Emily Anderson
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University students Jessica Gale, Milly Lynch and Isaac Wattenberg have experienced financial stress from unpaid placements. Pictures supplied
Western Sydney stabbing designated 'terrorist act'.
Carla Mascarenhas
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Siege hostage Elly Chen runs from the Lindt Chocolat cafe in Martin Place. Picture: AAP Image/Joel Carrett
Two clergymen 'lucky to be alive' after alleged attack.
Anna McGuinness
Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel was delivering a sermon when he was allegedly attacked at Christ The Good Shepherd Church in Wakeley on April 15. Picture by Christ The Good Shepherd Church
The opening phase of construction tender confirms key details.
Melanie Whelan
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Round one is in the can, what are the takeaways from the games?
Greg Gliddon
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Sebastopol looked slick despite Lake Wendouree hanging around for much of the night. Picture by Kate Healy
Darley star opens the season large, in big win over East Point
Greg Gliddon
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Brett Bewley has opened up the BFNL season with a five-vote performance against East Point. File photo
Ballarat primary's Ryan Oliver says his new title feels surreal.
Melanie Whelan
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Ballarat Primary School (Dana Street) principal Ryan Oliver is back to work after achieving his fifth dan black belt in the Japanese martial art Kendo in the Easter school holidays. Main picture by Kate Healy
Khoekhoe was an impressive winner of the Terang Cup on Sunday
Greg Gliddon and Tim Auld
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Khoekhoe ridden by Eoin Walsh wins the Terang Cup on Sunday. Picture by Reg Ryan/Racing Photos
Renters and mortgage-holders spending up to half their pay on housing.
Jemimah Clegg
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This builder is now paying $20,000 a week in land tax.
Gwen Liu
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Rose Boquida and Steve Altieri are property investors in Ballarat. Picture by Kate Healy.
It includes a former blacksmiths and was once used as a post office.
Gwen Liu
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The Champagne Dame's property is ideal for entertaining.
Jemimah Clegg
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Kyla Kirkpatrick bought the home in 2021 for $1.5 million, records show, after a deal to buy a chateau in France fell through. Pic: Supplied
The film star's plans for the home include a $74,000 fireplace.
Jade Lazarevic
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Liam Hemsworth has submitted plans to construct a sprawling estate near Byron Bay at a cost of $14.5 million. Picture supplied
The 'Air Fryer Queen' Steph de Sousa wants to put the fun back into cooking.
Karen Hardy
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The heads of Australia's two largest supermarkets faced tough questions during a Senate committee inquiry examining prices at the checkout.
Andrew Brown
The CEOs of Woolworths and Coles were questioned about the rising cost of supermarket goods. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
'I'm not interested in your spin or your bulls***.'
Andrew Brown
The bosses of Woolworths and Coles have been grilled over supermarket prices at a Senate inquiry. (Luis Ascui, Joel Carrett/AAP PHOTOS)
A former head of the consumer watchdog has urged for divestiture powers to break up major supermarkets if they breach competition laws.
Andrew Brown and Kat Wong
Coles and Woolworths account for an estimated two-thirds of the food retail sector. (Dan Himbrechts, Darren England/AAP PHOTOS)
The Northern Lights hold a fascination for humans the world over.
Emma Brown
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Upgrading the litter tray can improve your cat's health and decrease odour.
Elizabeth Habermann
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PetSafe is dedicated to enhancing the bond between pets and their families through innovative pet care solutions with the ScoopFree automatic litter tray their latest product. Picture PetSafe
Creating positive change with a career change.
Eloise uses her role as a prison officer at Hopkins Correctional Centre to encourage positive behaviour change. Picture supplied
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Detectives are investigating the incident.
Adam Spencer, Alex Dalziel and Anna McGuinness • 55m ago
'When my client is clean of drugs he's a dedicated father.'
Bryan Hoadley
Peter Gottlieb pleaded guilty to burglary offences in the Ballarat Magistrates' Court on April 16, 2024. Picture file
More schools are teaching Auslan as a second language.
Michelle Smith
No comments
All pupils at St Francis Xavier Primary School including grade six students Matilda and Emma, and foundation student Jasper, are learning Auslan as a second language.Picture by Lachlan Bence
The opening phase of construction tender confirms key details.
Melanie Whelan
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An artist's impression of new stands to shape up at Mars Stadium.
Money raised will go towards a $5000 scholarship.
Rachel Jackson
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BAPS events coordinator, Jackie Kalogerakis, at the North Ballarat Sports Club where the ball will be hosted. Picture by Lachlan Bence
We need better incentives if we want people to downsize.
Rachel Lane
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A very important player disagrees with Wong's ploy for peace.
Ahron Shapiro
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Foreign Minister Penny Wong. Picture by Elesa Kurtz
The 'instinctive bravery' of those who saved lives.
Steve Evans
Police said the man allegedly lunged at NSW Police Inspector Amy Scott, before he was fatally shot. Picture via Twitter
Start planning now for an unforgettable summer in Edinburgh.
Kristie Kellahan • 2hrs ago
Enjoy delicious food that look as good as Gaudi's artwork.
Akash Arora
This Barcelona restaurant should be on everyone's bucket list
Melbourne has something special whether you're a local in need of an escape from the nonstop activity or an international visitor eager to unwind.
Melbourne has something special whether you're a local in need of an escape from the nonstop activity or an international visitor eager to unwind. Picture Shutterstock
Car Expert
Genesis loves a concept car, previewing a racing-inspired version of its curvy X Gran Berlinetta – just don’t expect it in showrooms.
Jordan Mulach
Cadillac has revealed the cabin of its smallest electric SUV yet, but the Tesla Model Y rival has yet to be confirmed for Australia.
William Stopford
2025 Cadillac Optiq: Tesla Model Y rival's interior revealed
The owner of a 1939 Packard picked a scenic lake in California to shoot their car in front of. Unfortunately, their vehicle ended up sinking into the lake.
William Stopford
Owner accidentally sinks vintage car during photoshoot
The peak body for Australian car dealers has warned the costs of EV-specific upgrades could result in higher prices for new car buyers.
Jordan Mulach
Australian new car buyers could foot $1 billion EV upgrade bill
US investigators have found Ford’s BlueCruise semi-autonomous driving tech was used prior to a fatal crash, while another fatal crash is being investigated.
Jordan Mulach
Investigators find Ford's semi-autonomous driving tech was in use before fatal crash
The Senior
Think you're smarter than The Lightning Bolt? Find out all about the new Chaser in Australia.
Therese Murray
Proposed law changes to reduce financial elder abuse.
Eileen Wood
The Standing Council of Attorneys-General is looking into changes to financial Enduring Powers of Attorney. Picture Shutterstock
Persistence has paid off for veterans golfer Rita Gounder.
Rowan Cowley
Rita Gounder is Western Sydney Region Veteran Golf Association's ladies player of the year. Picture supplied
Stock & Land
Controlling foxes may lead to an increase in feral cat numbers.
Barry Murphy • 2hrs ago
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Victoria has dropped below the national average for confidence.
Rachel Simmonds
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Pelican Rise stud principal Chris Meade is finding new ways to offer worker housing. File picture
The 'Air Fryer Queen' Steph de Sousa wants to put the fun back into cooking.
Karen Hardy
No comments
The heads of Australia's two largest supermarkets faced tough questions during a Senate committee inquiry examining prices at the checkout.
Andrew Brown
The CEOs of Woolworths and Coles were questioned about the rising cost of supermarket goods. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
'I'm not interested in your spin or your bulls***.'
Andrew Brown
The bosses of Woolworths and Coles have been grilled over supermarket prices at a Senate inquiry. (Luis Ascui, Joel Carrett/AAP PHOTOS)