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Member for Frankston Geoff Shaw entering State Parliament ahead of his highly anticipated apology.

Member for Frankston Geoff Shaw entering State Parliament ahead of his highly anticipated apology.

THE LATEST NEWS AND HIGHLIGHTS

Fyfe in, Johnson out for Dockers final

Nathan Fyfe LISTEN: Fremantle coach Ross Lyon confirmed on Sports Today Nat Fyfe will return for the Dockers qualifying final against Sydney on Saturday.

Woman gang raped at South Yarra

syarracctvLEAD SOUTH YARRA: Police are investigating following an alleged gang rape at South Yarra at the weekend.

AFL to review away strip policy

3AW is Port Adelaide LISTEN: AFL operations manager Mark Evans confirmed to Sports Today the AFL will review the away strip policy after Port Adelaide were told to wear clash strip against Richmond at Adelaide Oval.

Experts outraged over cartwheel ban

Parenting experts have expressed outrage at a Gold Coast School’s move to ban kids doing cartwheels. LISTEN: Parenting experts have expressed outrage at a Gold Coast School’s move to ban kids doing cartwheels.

‘The buck stops with me’

Member for Frankston Geoff Shaw entering State Parliament ahead of his highly anticipated apology. SPRING ST: Rogue Frankston MP Geoff Shaw has addressed state parliament, apologising “humbly and sincerely" for misusing his parliamentary vehicle.

VicRoads ad 'reverse racism'

vicroads JOB AD: It seems VicRoads is the latest organisation to join the 'reverse racism' bandwagon by reserving some jobs for Indigenous applicants only.

Neil's Chadstone task proves a hike

chaddy CHADSTONE: It's been said before that shopping is a sport, and Neil Mitchell this morning proved that's certainly the case at Chadstone.

‘Housewives are prostitutes’

Author Jane Caro has defended herself after backlash following comments comparing housewives to prostitutes, but Neil Mitchell believes her words were an awful generalisation. LISTEN: Author Jane Caro has defended herself after backlash following comments comparing housewives to prostitutes, but Neil Mitchell believes her words were an awful generalisation.

Welfare back down slammed

dole LISTEN: Welfare groups have slammed the Abbott government’s reported back down on welfare reforms, saying they don't support making young jobless people wait any length of time for the dole.

Australian aid plane under fire

The C-130 Hercules was swooping low over Amirli under the cover of darkness when it came under fire. LATEST: ISIS militants have targeted an Australian mercy mission in northern Iraq.

No flipping worries: Kusznirczuk

The former Makers Mark building at 464 Collins Street. PROPERTY: The Planning Minister is being called upon to investigate the 'flipping' of prime CBD sites for massive profits.

How should Shaw apologise?

Geoff Shaw backs pay rises, but not the bill LISTEN: Rogue MP Geoff Shaw is set to apologise today for bringing discredit on the Parliament. But how can he make his apology "genuine"?

Stamps launched as gardens close

Australia Post today launched Open Gardens Australia stamps. RUMOUR CONFIRMED: Australia Post has launched brand new Open Gardens Australia stamps on the same day it was announced the organisation would be closing down.

Not only celebrities at risk

The iCloud is used to store files on Apple devices. EXPLAINED: Ross and John find themselves asking, "What is an iCloud?"

Tractor smashes into bedroom

Photo: @9newsMelb / Twitter LATEST: A Lyndhurst couple is lucky to be alive after a tractor crashed into their home early this morning.

Gossip Sheet - September 2

Sarah Jessica Parker at Melbourne Cup Carnival, Flemington. DONNA DEMAIO: Sarah Jessica Parker slams the world's obsession with judging people on their looks.

Delivery decision for Cotchin

Trent Cotchin LISTEN: Richmond may be without captain Trent Cotchin in this weekend’s elimination final, with the midfielder expecting his first child to be born in the next fortnight.

'Challenges bring opportunity'

Brad Scott LISTEN:North Melbourne coach Brad Scott said the Kangaroos are in the strongest position so far this season as they head into Saturday’s elimination final against Essendon.

Boost for first home buyers

First home buyers Felicity Pearce and fiancee Kenton Hall in front of their new home. LISTEN: Victoria’s first home buyers have been dealt some good news with the state government announcing a 10 per cent rise in its stamp duty concession.

'I’d make the test even tougher'

ldriver TOM ELLIOTT: Almost 1000 learner drivers a week fail their test to get their P-plates.

Terrorism threat 'real, growing'

bishop LISTEN: Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says the ultimate aim is to "eliminate" ISIS in Iraq and Syria.

Saints rookie knew nothing about AFL

US born St Kilda rookie Jason Holmes talks to 3AW's Tom Elliott about his journey so far and what's next. WATCH: Almost a year since US born ruckman Jason Holmes was selected as a rookie for St Kilda, he talks to 3AW's Tom Elliott about his journey so far and what's next.

Gov't rejects top architect's doubts

Peter Ryan NEIL MITCHELL: The Napthine Government is in a panic. It is behind in the polls and panicking.

What is this little fella doing?

koalalead PHOTOS: A 3AW Mornings listener has sent in some photos of a koala taking in the sights near Apollo Bay at the weekend.

Pedestrian killed on the West Gate

RUMOUR CONFIRMED: Police dog bites man LATEST: A pedestrian has been struck and killed on the West Gate Freeway this morning.

Footballer leads teams to victory

heathlead RUMOUR CONFIRMED: A Melbourne footballer has had a whirlwind weekend playing two games of football in one day, in two different cities, for two different codes.

Jim's movie cheat sheet - August 29

f JIM SCHEMBRI: Here's news that suggests Catholicism is now transforming into an action franchise.

Compulsory lessons for learners

Learner driver caught with unrestrained girl. LISTEN: Learner drivers are being urged to get professional driving lessons amid a record number of test failures.

Councillor linked to mafia

Councillor Michael Teti with 'Shorty' brother of 'Blondie' LISTEN: State Labor is refusing to comment on reports a senior party figure and Moreland Councillor has links to the Calbrian mafia.

'We've found something!'

'We've found something!' SEE IT HERE: A UFO spotted in the skies over Melbourne's southeast overnight has been dismissed as a remote controlled drone with LED lights.

A new 'super square' by the Yarra

The 'eyesore' railyards from above (bottom, centre). LISTEN:The Premier says plans to redevelop 'Federation Square East' won't be a taxpayer burden

Malthouse interview ends abruptly

Mick Malthouse. AFL: Carlton coach Mick Malthouse has never been overly chummy with the media during the last three decades as and AFL coach.

Buy, Swap & Sell: August 31

Buy, Swap and Sell: Garage Sale List BAG A BARGAIN: Check out the 3AW Weekends' Buy Swap and Sell List for August 31. Find a bargain every week with Darren James!

Buy, Swap & Sell: August 30

Buy, Swap and Sell BAG A BARGAIN: Check out the 3AW Weekends' Buy Swap and Sell List for August 30. Find a bargain every week with Darren James!

Bureau 'homogenises' the records

Photo: Leigh Henningham LISTEN: Researcher Jennifer Marohasy says the Bureau of Meteorology fudges Australia’s temperature records.

Truck sinks into Prahran road

Sunk truck PHOTOS: It's been a bad day on Melbourne roads with several crashes causing long delays for hundreds of drivers.

Father's Day breakfast cancelled

Fathers' Day. LISTEN: A Melbourne private school has defended its decision to axe its annual Father’s Day breakfast for preparatory students.

'He's been a huge success'

Karmichael Hunt in the new Gold Coast Suns jumper WATCH: AFL chief Gillon McLachlan rejects strong criticism of the Hunt 'experiment'.

Drugged teens steal cars for sport

Police Car LISTEN: Victoria's Commissioner for Children says drugged up teenagers are increasingly stealing cars for sport.

New release film reviews - August 28

FelonyLEAD JIM SCHEMBRI: An outstanding, tautly directed, superbly acted that again proves, as did Animal Kingdom, that Australian filmmakers have a distinctive knack for quality crime dramas.

Stags Head Hotel

stags TONY LEONARD: Set in slightly off the beaten Cecil St., Williamstown, you approach a dull cream brick building and do a double take.

Birmingham Hotel, Fitzroy

birm TONY LEONARD: The Birmingham Hotel, aka The Workshop of the World is a straight ahead, no frills pub located in the epicentre of fitzroy.

Riewoldt pays tribute to Luke Ball

ball LISTEN: St Kilda champion Nick Riewoldt has paid tribute to retiring Magpie Luke Ball, telling Sports Today how he tried to keep his good friend at the Saints.

Down syndrome remarks 'appalling'

Sue Dymond’s new book is called 'Removing The Fear Of Raising A Child With Down syndrome – Waising Miss Chloe'. DEBATE: A mother of a child with Down syndrome has slammed comments by a fellow author after he claimed mothers should abort children with the condition.

New will laws 'outrageous'

Gavel LISTEN: Lawyers have blasted reforms to Victorian succession laws which could mean only surviving partners and children under 18 can contest a will.

What's on 3AW

Win an afternoon with Ross and John!

Win an afternoon with 3AW's Ross and John, thanks to World Vision Enter now for your chance to spend an afternoon with Ross and John, thanks to World Vision.

Want to stream 3AW online?

More people than ever can now watch and listen to 3AW online. LIVE STREAMING: More people than ever can now watch and listen to 3AW online.

3AW Photo Gallery

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2014 Pub of the Week

pub of the week Click here for Tony Leonard's latest reviews: Stags Head Hotel in Williamstown and the Birmingham Hotel in Fitzroy.

Ela Carte's reviews

Ela Carte Head 3AW Breakfast's Ela Carte hunts down the tastiest, funkiest, most fantastic eateries in Melbourne and beyond. Click here for her reviews.

Breakfast with Ross and John

Ross and John Ross Stevenson and John Burns entertain listeners with their razor sharp wit and oddball humour every morning. And every day the best segments of their on-air - and sometimes off-air - program are published on 3AW.com.au.

Mornings with Neil Mitchell

Neil Mitchell Neil Mitchell is one of Australia’s most experienced journalists. He sets the Melbourne news agenda every day from 8:30am to 12pm.

Afternoons with Denis Walter

Denis Walter 3AW Afternoons provides a feast of entertainment and helpful information between 12 and 3pm every Monday to Friday. Denis Walter, one of 3AW's favourites, hosts the program each day - with highlights regularly uploaded to 3AW.com.au.

Drive with Tom Elliott

Tom Elliot Take a new way home with Tom Elliott. In an all-new, three-hour Drive Program, Tom Elliott tackles the issues affecting Melbourne, bringing you the latest news, information, opinion and talk back.

3AW's Sports Today

Sports Today Former AFL stars Dwayne Russell and Gerard Healy keep you informed about the game all year round, but particularly in-season. When AFL takes a break, the boys ensure all of your sporting requirements are met.

3AW Football Central

3AW Football - Brian Taylor In 2014, the 3AW Football team is the most experienced and successful in the league. This is your home for all 3AW Footy news, views and analysis. 3AW is Football.

Nightline with Bruce and Phil

Bruce and Phil Now in their 18th year together, Bruce and Phil are as fresh as ever hosting Australia's most listened to Evening Program . Sunday - Thursday from 8pm until Midnight.

3AW Weekends

Darren James - Come and find a bargain on 3AW The 3AW Weekends page incorporates Buy Swap and Sell, the Big Backyard, Streetwise, the Big House, Sunday Morning, Talking Health, Blast From The Past and Melbourne Overnight.

Neil's Pics

Email your picture or video to neilspics@3aw.com.au for your chance to win! Seen Something newsworthy, interesting or funny? Send a video or picture of it to Neil Mitchell!

Cleaning guru Shannon Lush

Shannon Lush Shannon Lush is our resident natural product cleaning lady. Do you have any goo that needs removing? Any stubborn stains that won't budge? Shannon will have the answers! Listen to her latest segment now and leave a question for next time.

3AW Food

3AW Food Find Bob Hart's latest recipes, Tony Leonard's Pub of the Week reviews, La Luna Head Chef Adrian Richardson favourite dishes and Ela Carte's weekly reviews.

Andrew McLaren Overnight

Andrew McLaren Andrew McLaren helps Melbourne get through the night with a refreshing edge. From midnight to 5:30am weekdays, he will keep you entertained and informed.

Get mobile with 3AW Apps

3AW Radio Apps Never be without Melbourne's favourite talkback station again.

Movies with Jim Schembri

Jimmy S Jim Schembri is one of Australia's most respected film critics. Click here for all your Jim Schembri film reviews, top ten lists, interviews with Australian and Hollywood talent and much much more.

3AW Online Community

Your turn to get behind the virtual microphone Thanks to the 3AW website, you can now promote your community event, garage sale and basically whatever you want (within reason) to the hundreds of thousands of 3AW web users.