Mother Nikki Jamieson tells Royal Commission on Defense and Veteran Selficide that she was not told about her son’s mental decline

Mother Nikki Jamieson tells Royal Commission on Defense and Veteran Selficide that she was not told about her son’s mental decline

A 21-year-old military soldier took his own life because he felt trapped after being designated and repeatedly bullied and humiliated by the defense leadership, the Royal Commission on Defense and Veterans Suicide has been told. Key points: The Royal Commission on Defense and Veterans Suicide is in Brisbane until 10 December Nikki Jamieson told the … Read more

NSW, Qld, Victoria, SA boom weather: Rain, flood forecast as part of La Nina

NSW, Qld, Victoria, SA boom weather: Rain, flood forecast as part of La Nina

Australia is ready to face another deluge as thunderstorms sweep across the country after a month of already record-breaking weather. Rain and thunderstorms will bring yet another round of heavy rainfall over large parts of Australia, which could further exacerbate floods already occurring in crowded streams and river systems. The Bureau of Meteorology has predicted … Read more

Forget the chicken: The Surry Hills icon The Clock Hotel now has a fantastic French bistro menu

Forget the chicken: The Surry Hills icon The Clock Hotel now has a fantastic French bistro menu

Surry Hill’s iconic The Clock Hotel has been through more than a few changes in its lifetime, and I hope the latest is neat and permanent for the longtime venue. It would be to move away from the typical pub pit associated with such a popular hotel, to undeniable French territory, where one rejects the … Read more

Fireball Whiskey and Vic’s Meats join forces to offer Australians a unique glazed Christmas ham

Fireball Whiskey and Vic’s Meats join forces to offer Australians a unique glazed Christmas ham

Fireball Whiskey will not end 2021 without having an impact. The heady brand is known for its spicy collaborations, and the latest might just take the cake. The brand has teamed up with Vic’s Meats in Sydney to launch a Fireball-laced Christmas ham in a limited edition for anyone who wants something a little different … Read more

Woolloomooloo’s Wharf is ready for a big change as Il Pontile brings regional Italian flair

Woolloomooloo’s Wharf is ready for a big change as Il Pontile brings regional Italian flair

Woolloomooloo’s iconic Finger Wharf would be a dream place for any restaurateur, so I could not even begin to imagine how happy Mario Percuoco is right now. As the son of Buon Ricardo’s Armando Percuoco, there’s an obvious pedigree and love of hospitality that lies behind Mario’s new venture, called Il Pontile, which has replaced … Read more

The Royal Commission on Defense and Veterans Suicide begins in Brisbane

The Royal Commission on Defense and Veterans Suicide begins in Brisbane

A mother whose military veteran son took his own life has made an emotional plea for reform at the start of the long-awaited Royal Commission on Defense and Veterans Suicide. Karen Bird’s 32-year-old son Jesse Bird took his own life in 2017 weeks after losing a claim for permanent impairment he had pursued for nearly … Read more

Tim Paine takes a break from cricket indefinitely with mental health

Tim Paine takes a break from cricket indefinitely with mental health

HOBART, Australia (AP) – Former Australian Test cricket captain Tim Paine is set to miss the first Ashes Test and is taking an indefinite break from mental health from the game. The news announced Friday by his manager comes a week in which Paine weptly resigned as captain following revelations of a scandal involving sending … Read more

Kathleen Riethmuller’s Gumtree ads disappear weeks after she disappeared

Kathleen Riethmuller’s Gumtree ads disappear weeks after she disappeared

There has been a mysterious twist in the case of a Sydney woman who disappeared from the north of the city weeks ago. A missing Sydney woman’s Gumtree ads have mysteriously disappeared weeks after she disappeared from Sydney’s north. Kathleen Riethmuller, 28, listed some of her belongings for sale the week before she disappeared. A … Read more

Advertise