Day: October 19, 2012

Final Preps for V8 endurance race

Ford Performance Racings Will Davison has set the early pace ahead of qualifying for this weekend’s Gold Coast 600. The Factory Ford driver clocked a one minute 12 second lap, narrowly edging out Greg Ritter in the Fujitsu Commodore. Michael

All Blacks arrive for Bledisloe

Brisbane was in a Rugby frenzy today. Six players from the All-Blacks made their first public appearance in the Queen St Mall, ahead of Saturday’s Bledisloe clash. Taylor Bunnag reports.

Big deals in small car market

Some of the newest designs from the world’s biggest car brands are attracting big crowds at the Australian International Motor show in Sydney. But finding a hot deal could be much closer to home. Jake Duke reports.

Newman cuts hit hard

Some non-government organisations in Queensland are struggling to survive, after the State Government slashed their funding. Two of the affected groups have had to cut services to youth workers and marginalised women but the Newman Government says the move was

ADF gets mobile medics

A new app designed for the Australian Defence Force is being used as a training tool for dealing with medical emergencies. And today, university students put the Mobile Medic, to the test. Susannah Treacy reports.

Patch helps kids with heart defects

A new super-durable heart patch, made in Australia, will significantly improve the lives of children born with heart defects. Allied Healthcare Group has spent a decade developing the patch, which mimics human tissue. Bianca Britton reports.