Category: National

Australia draws with Japan in World Cup qualifier

Australia and Japan have played a one-all draw in a World Cup qualifier. The result means the Socceroos are no longer on top of their table. Lily Nothling reports.

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Report shows foreign spies hacked Weather Bureau

A report released today says a foreign power was responsible for hacking the Weather Bureau. Experts believe other departments have been compromised as well. Samantha Chariton reports. 

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Hopes fading for marriage equality plebiscite

The row over gay marriage has again dominated Federal Parliament. The government is pushing ahead with its plebiscite plans despite Labor’s decision not to support it. But it seems a lost cause. Reece D’Alessandro reports.

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Bikes take over Brisbane roads for Ride2Work Day

There’ve been more bikes on Brisbane’s roads today with the annual Ride to Work event. And those who took part were rewarded with a free breakfast. Samantha Chariton reports…

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Labor rejects same sex plebiscite

Same-sex marriage advocates say Labor has put Australia on a path to historic social change by rejecting a public vote. The Labor caucus was unanimous in its opposition to the plebiscite. They say that’s what politicians are elected to do.

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ANZ boss apologises to customers

Another bank executive has apologised to a Parliamentary committee over poor banking procedures and customers who were penalised as a result. ANZ boss Shayne Elliot appeared on the second day of the inquiry into the big four banks. Rhiannon Kallio

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Grand final footy fever

It’s the weekend footy fans hang out for all year, grand final time. Tomorrow, the Swans and the Western Bulldogs do battle in the AFL. On Sunday, the Storm faces off against the Sharks, in the NRL Premiership. But today,

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Swans and Bulldogs say they’re ready for tomorrows AFL clash

As you heard earlier, we’re in for a long weekend of football finals, starting with AFL. Both the Sydney Swans and the Bulldogs have battled player injuries and fitness, but the two teams say they are ready. Dominic Shumilin reports.

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Fans cheer on Bulldogs at final training

The Western Bulldogs have had their final training session before Saturday’s AFL Grand Final. About ten thousand fans turned up at Whitten Oval to cheer on ‘the doggies’. Jake Ten reports.

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Cronk and Taumalolo win Dally M medal

For just the second time, two players have tied for the Dally M. The Storm’s Cooper Cronk and North Queensland’s Jason Taumalolo walked away joint winners at rugby league’s night-of-nights. Laura Rowan reports.

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