State of Origin for Women: Five Memorable Moments When New South Wales Recaptured the Shield

New South Wales defeated Queensland in another interstate battle royale in front of a record women’s 11,321 fans in the state of origin in Canberra on Friday night. With solid defenses, brutal hit-ups, and skill levels to match, the game was a perfect example of why this will be the last Origin series with just … Read more

Boutique Surry Hills hotel sells for $30 million

In a first for Sydney, a hotel built using a new form of sustainable wood has changed hands as investors continue to enter the inner-city commercial real estate market. A new six-storey hotel in Sydney’s inner city has been sold to a local hotelier for $30 million. Built by Sydney-based Alessi Design and Build, much … Read more

Australian holidays in crisis amid worrying price hikes

Holidays in Australia are in crisis as the cost of accommodation rises to staggering heights and airports are hit by huge numbers of canceled flights. Holidays in Australia are in crisis as accommodation costs skyrocket and airports are hit by massive numbers of canceled flights amid a crippling staff shortage. It hasn’t been cheap to … Read more

Australian buy now pay later provider Brighte lays off 15 percent of staff

Buy now, pay later provider Brighte has grown massively last year, but has now cut its workforce. Still, the company said it’s “sustainable” because it doesn’t fund “impulse buying.” An Australian buy now pay later provider offering money for home improvements and solar has laid off 15 percent of its workforce. But the financial firm … Read more

Protesters interrupt China Ambassador’s event to UTS Sydney

Protesters have been removed by security after interrupting a speech by the Chinese ambassador in Sydney. Protesters broke off a speech by the Chinese ambassador to Australia to question Beijing’s human rights record. Several people interrupted Xiao Qian’s speech to the Australia-China Relations Institute at the University of Technology in Sydney on Friday. Renowned anti-Chinese … Read more

Derelict Annandale house up for auction with $4.8 million guide

“Blank canvas” may be the nicest thing to say about this downtown property, but eager buyers have stunned locals by queuing up to toss the checkbook on it. It has visibly soiled carpets, walls that have been stripped of paint and a shed apparently built from corrugated iron scraps, but only multimillionaires need to register … Read more

Broke Sydney Heiress Blocked From $12 Million Fortune For Refusing To Get A Job

A woman challenges her father’s will after being barred from inheriting millions for failing to fulfill his last wish: to get a job. A Sydney woman is challenging her father’s will in court after she was barred from inheriting millions for failing to fulfill his last wish – that she get a job. When Chris, … Read more

Mother’s ashes lost to Qantas on flight from London to Sydney

A woman is “non-functional in distress” after a Qantas mistake after flying to Sydney from London. A woman says her partner is “not functional with grief” after Qantas lost a bag containing her mother’s ashes. The couple flew from Heathrow Airport to Sydney on Saturday morning, but were still waiting for the bag to arrive … Read more

NBL free agent news: Melbourne United new development player Joshua Duach, Isaac Humphries, Jo Lual-Acuil Jr leaves

Learning under NBA champion Matthew Dellavedova made Melbourne United an easy choice for the club’s latest signing. Latest news from Melbourne. Melbourne United has bolstered its youth brigade with the addition of youth guard Joshua Duach. The temptation to hone his craft under Australian great Matthew Dellavedova has been irresistible for the 19-year-old, who has … Read more

Randwick races: Brad Davidson’s tips and extended preview

An impressive debut winner from Chris Waller’s stable could take a winning step into Saturday city business, says form analyst Brad Davidson. Sky Racing’s form analyst Brad Davidson will rule every race, including suggested bets, ahead of Saturday’s Randwick meeting. The Form: Complete the NSW Racing Thoroughbred form, including video replays and everything you need … Read more