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Police make a shocking discovery during arrest
A HOMEMADE gun, bullets and cash were among the shocking seizures made by police when they arrested a Rockhampton teenager for stealing a car. Police had been searching for the man, 19, since Saturday, February 15, when he allegedly entered a...

Francis Wark wins appeal, to face retrial for cold-case murder of Hayley Dodd in regional WA
A man jailed for life over a decades-old crime is facing a new trial after his conviction for murdering missing teenager Hayley Dodd was quashed by WA's highest court. Key points: Hayley Dodd went missing in 1999 near Badgingarra in regional WA; Francis...

Brazilian Fabricio da Silva Claudino has bail denied, magistrate says he poses 'serious risk to community'
A Brazilian tourist accused of secretly filming himself having sex with his boyfriend and posting it online masturbated in front of a school while on bail, a Sydney court has heard. Key points: Fabricio da Silva Claudino is in Australia on a tourist visa; Today,...

Life of a secret millionaire: Australian woman leaves $14 million to charity
An Australian woman's secret fortune has shocked friends and family, who only found out about it after she died. When Sheila Woodcock died at the age of 87 in 2018, she was remembered for her simple lifestyle and her love of travelling, horticulture, acting...

On your own on Christmas Day?

reindeerChristmas Day Lunch

Will you be on your own on Christmas Day? If so you are invited to a Christmas Day lunch (including Christmas pudding).
This is an annual event, organised by Bayside Uniting Church, 420 Wondall Rd, Manly West, for the Bayside community. Doors open at 11.30 am for 12 noon lunch.

There is no charge, but any voluntary donations offered will be accepted.

RSVP by noon Monday 18 December, to Bayside Uniting Church office, phone 3890 2392, with your name, address and phone number and whether you require transport.