Royal fans are set to swarm the city as Prince Harry and wife Meghan come to Melbourne. Grey gloomy skies and showers are expected for their arrival in a few hours. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be welcomed by the Governor on the lawns surrounding Government House at 10.30 on Thursday morning. Prince […]
A rooftop bar at Melbourne Airport is part of a proposed $500 million makeover. Tullamarine is set to be transformed, with plans to bring Melbourne’s culture to life at the airport. A rooftop bar and restaurant, plus a viewing deck, will replicate those in our famous CBD laneways. The Herald Sun reports the redeveloped four-storey […]
A Canadian conman who tricked an elderly couple into carrying ice worth almost $12 million into Australia has been deported. Farbod Ahmadi was a member of the crime syndicate that set up a fake internet competition. The prize was two return tickets to Canada, a week’s accommodation and new luggage. The drugs were in the new luggage. […]
Plans for the new Apple Store in Federation Square have been pushed back yet again. Heritage Victoria has recommended Fed Square receive heritage protection. The Heritage Council now has 60 days to decide whether or not they’ll accept the proposal.
Dozens of people have been evacuated after a fire alarm sounded at a public housing tower on Brunswick Street. The MFB says there was a fire in a bin room of the Fitzroy complex. It created a lot of smoke. Paramedics also attended.
Canada has become the second country in the world to legalise marijuana use, in a move Tom Elliott says Australia should follow. The 3AW Drive host says it could be taxed and regulated similar to alcohol. “The Canadian PM Justin Trudeau says the black market makes $6 billion Canadian dollars a year profit to organised crime […]