Sunday, January 17, 2021

Victoria

Victorian News

Hot air balloon rides, toilet paper and live chickens: The gifts...

By William Summers Gift registers are maintained by nearly all Victorian councils but are rarely seen by residents — at least until now. Under little-known reforms...

Eat local: How one farmers market reinvented itself in the face...

By Juliette Milbank A semi-trailer backs up to the shed entrance and stops next to a large whiteboard.  “Please Drive Thru & Turn OFF Your...

The up sides to learning from home

By Bonnie Kidd    

National Trust calls for government support as revenue plummets

By Stephanie Bastiaan Victoria's National Trust is facing a financial crisis, putting the organisation at risk of insolvency following the forced closure of its properties...

Victorians in stitches over face covering requirement

By Elle Cecil Victorians have again adapted to increasing COVID-19 restrictions by making and distributing homemade face masks across the state, sending craft and sewing...

Lockdown residents camp in their cars for a good cause

By Ebony Dike A virtual Sleep in Your Car event has raised more than $25,000 to support young people experiencing homelessness. The sixth annual Sleep In...

Workers concerned coronavirus is carried on littered masks

By Chantelle Fowler There are increasing concerns Covid-19 is spreading via disposable masks that are being dumped and littered in public places. Doherty Immunology Professor...

How Tinder girls are making a fortune

  Nykayla says she earns $1500 a week on average from Snapchat alone. That's about $40,000 in less than a year of being in the...

Tiger army pounces on the Grand Final Parade

More than 100,000 footy fans donned their team colours to cheer on their favourite players at today’s AFL Grand Final Parade. Marching bands paraded...

When everything goes wrong in the world’s most haunted surf spot

Ash’s heart was pounding, loudly, as he found himself scanning underneath his surfboard every few seconds. The water was so grey it was almost...