AFL: Four-club deal could see Giants score one, Port Adelaide get Jason Horne-Francis

A huge four-club deal is under negotiation that will see Jason Horne-Francis join Port Adelaide and secure the Giants’ number 1 pick in this year’s draft. North Melbourne and West Coast are the other two clubs involved and the potential blockbuster deal could end several deadlocks. The Kangaroos rejected several big offers for a pick … Read more

Weekend weather in Sydney, Melbourne: flooding concerns as forecast

For days, weather forecasters have been warning that this weekend is likely to be a washout in the east. Saturated soils mean flooding is likely, including in parts of Sydney. After the weekend there is some rest in the rain. But in weather news no one wanted to hear, forecasters have said more rain is … Read more

ABS: value of new mortgage obligations falls as interest rates rise

The value of new mortgage loans fell 3.4 percent to $27.4 billion in August, new data shows. It comes after an 8.5 percent drop in July, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Katherine Keenan, ABS’ head of finance and wealth, said: “The value of new loan commitments from owners and residents fell 2.7 percent … Read more

AFL: Old Dog Liam Jones Returns To Where It All Started As An Unrestricted Free Agent

The unlikely homecoming of Liam Jones is complete. The 31-year-old returns to the Western Bulldogs eight years after the last of his 66 games for the club, agreeing to a three-year deal as an unrestricted free agent. Jones was a talented but erratic striker in his previous life as a Bulldog – scoring 68 goals … Read more

Interest rate decision: RBA raises cash interest rate by 0.25 percent

Homeowners will be plagued with hundreds of extra dollars in mortgage payments if another nightmare rate hike hits, with the Reserve Bank of Australia pushing through another 0.25 percent rate hike. This is the sixth rate hike since May and brings interest rates from a record low of 0.1 percent to 2.6 percent. For a … Read more

AFL Trades 2022: Full List of Trades, Jason Horne-Francis Request Denied, Tim Taranto, Jayden Hunt

The first deal of the 2022 AFL trading period has fallen with Bobby Hill leaving the Giants for Collingwood. Monday morning, when the smuggling and dealing officially began at 9 a.m. (AEDT), it was reported that the clubs had agreed to let Hill leave in exchange for a future second-round draft pick. More moves fell … Read more

NSW, Vic, Qld weather: two massive showers hitting the eastern states

Two massive rain tires are predicted to blanket the country this week as residents of the NSW outback are warned to brace for potential major flooding. Heavy rain will sweep over Australia over the next week, triggered by two significant weather systems dragging moisture from the Indian Ocean. Widespread parts of northern Victoria, much of … Read more

Double demerits start TODAY in NSW, ACT and SA as police target Aussies for a long weekend

Watch out! Double demerits start TODAY as police target drivers over the long weekend – these are the offenses that could cost you your driver’s license The Labor Day public holiday is Monday for NSW, ACT and South Australia Drivers in NSW and ACT will incur double penalties over the long weekend There are penalties … Read more

Adelaide weather: Wet week ahead as rain returns to SA

Enjoy the sun while you can this long weekend as the state is set to be hit with rain and possible thunderstorms early in the week. Tuesday is tipped as the wettest day as South Australia and every other state are expected to get a week of rain and storms as two separate rain tires … Read more

Adelaide weather: Wet week ahead as rain returns to SA

Enjoy the sun while you can this long weekend as the state is set to be hit with rain and possible thunderstorms early in the week. Tuesday is tipped as the wettest day as South Australia and every other state are expected to get a week of rain and storms as two separate rain tires … Read more