June 16, 2019

IVF pioneer Carl Wood dies

The father of invitro fertilisation, Professor Carl Wood, has died in Melbourne at the age of 82. Professor Wood and his team from Melbourne’s Monash University pioneered IVF as an option for infertile couples in the 1970s. The gynaecologist and his team helped develop the world’s first IVF … [Read more...]

Earthquake hits Victoria, Australia

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake has struck south-east of Melbourne, sending tremors throughout its suburbs and Southern Victoria. Twitter is awash with reports from people in the city centre, Thomastown, Prahran, Blackburn and other inner suburbs. The quake hit at 11.32am and registered 4.4 on the … [Read more...]

Aussie flights cancelled as Chile volcano ash cloud strikes again

Air travel in Australia has been disrupted as a second cloud of volcanic ash from the Chile Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano chain drifts into Australian airspace. In Sydney, all domestic Qantas and Jetstar flights to and from the city from 3pm today have been suspended. All Virgin flights from 4pm … [Read more...]

Woman survives six storey car park building plunge

A woman has survived a six storey fall in her car from the top floor of a car park building in Melbourne, Australia this morning, ending up wedged between two buildings in an alley way. Police Senior Sergeant John Mason said "the car crashed through the steel beam and cyclone wire barrier to … [Read more...]

Vettel wins pole position for Aussie F1 Grand Prix

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel has claimed pole position for tomorrows Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix at Melbourne's Albert Park. McLaren's, Lewis Hamilton managed to sneak into second place right near the end. Hamilton was only 0.778 seconds behind Vettel and joins him on the front row of the … [Read more...]

Ricky Nixon suspended for “relationship” with Kim Duthie

Disgraced AFL player agent Ricky Nixon is looking for another career today after the AFL Players' Association Agents Accreditation Board suspended him for two years. The agents ''inappropriate personal relationship'' with teenager, Kim Duthie was top of the list of grevances against Nixon, who no … [Read more...]

Ricky Nixon to stand down over Kim Duthie affair

AFL player agent Ricky Nixon is expected to arrive back in Melbourne from Ireland and the UK this evening. He skipped town two weeks ago shortly after serial photographer Kim Duthie released film to the media allegedly showing a semi naked Nixon in her hotel room. Duthie says she lured him into … [Read more...]

Ricky Nixon flees Australia as Kim Duthie released by police

AFL player manger Ricky Nixon has flown out of Australia as controversy over the nature of his relationship with teenager Kim Duthie shows no sign of abating. Nixon has alledgedly flown to Ireland on a pre-arranged trip to look at promising Gaelic football players for the AFL. That he feels the … [Read more...]

Bahrain F1 Grand Prix Cancelled

The Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix has been cancelled by organisers because of the civil unrest in the Gulf state. The race was due to take place on 13 March in Sakhir and F1 supremo Bernie Eccelstone had said hours ago that he was leaving it up to local organisers to advise him if it was safe to … [Read more...]

Kim Duthie in police custody as Ricky Nixon denies affair

Kim Duthie the teenager at the centre of the St Kilda nude photo scandal has been taken into custody as part of a police investigation into drug and theft-related matters. Prominent AFL player manager Ricky Nixon, 47 is also fighting for his future after Kim Duthie, 17 made allegations that she … [Read more...]

Melbourne Rebels do AFL and NRL training sessions

Melbourne Super Rugby side the Melbourne rebels are planning to playa new style of rugby when their season kicks off agains the New South Wales Waratahs on Friday night. The Rebels have held secret training sessions with the coaching staff of Carlton's AFL team. Rugby League great, Andrew Johns … [Read more...]

Liz Hurley jets in to visit Shane Warne

English actress Liz Hurley has flown into Melbourne and straight into the arms of text fiend Shane Warne. One of the worlds most likely celebrity hookups came to an abrupt end in December last year when Shane did his normal suggestive text barrage to another mans wife. This prompted Liz to ask … [Read more...]

Kim Duthie gatecrashes St Kilda training

Kim Duthie the girl behind the release of nude photos of St Kilda AFL stars Nick Riewoldt and Nick Dal Santo has gatecreashed a St Kilda team training session today. Kim Duthie has obviously decided that the revolutionary personal training sessions she has offered St Kilda players in the past … [Read more...]

England retain Ashes as Aussie media feasts on Ponting Pie

England have retained the Ashes with a resounding innings and 157 run victory inside four days at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. After the revival of Australian hopes in Perth the baggie greens were back to their Adelaide best in Melbourne with the Test being decided in the first hour on the … [Read more...]

Kim Duthie’s nude St Kilda photos go viral

Kim Duthie the publisher of nude photos of St Kilda AFL players Nick Riewoldt and Nick Dal Santo on the internet is showing no remorse over her actions. After being shut down on Facebook she is now happily chirping away on Twitter about how hectic her life has become since her foray into the … [Read more...]