Australian surfer Mick Fanning narrowly avoided a shark attack for the second time in three years in South Africa on Wednesday. Fanning, 36, was competing in the quarterfinals of the J-Bay Open in Jeffreys Bay in South Africa’s Eastern Cape against B… Read The post Surfer Mick Fanning Narrowly Avoids Great White Shark for Second Time in Three Years appeared first on Towleroad.
A major exhibition of Indigenous Australian art, ?Sung into Being: Aboriginal Masterworks 1984-94? including more than 100 paintings and sculptures by eight Australian Aboriginal artists from the Janet Holmes à Court Collection opens at the Queensland Art Gallery from 22 July until 22 October, 2017. Show More Summary
SOUTHPORT, July 19 (Reuters) - Australian golfer Jason Day on Wednesday offered an unusual excuse for arriving later than planned for practice at the British Open -- it was U.S. President Donald Trump's fault.
The Minneapolis police officer in the car with a fellow patrolman who fatally shot an unarmed Australian bride-to-be who had called for help told investigators he was "startled by a loud sound" shortly before his partner opened fire, state investigators said Tuesday. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Australia's military will be more readily deployed to respond to "terrorist incidents" on home soil under proposed changes to laws announced by the government on Monday. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said state and territory...Show More Summary
Federer and Cilic will battle for the men’s singles title on Sunday, and here’s all you need to know. When Roger Federer won the Australian Open earlier in 2017, everyone was officially on notice for the grass court season. He stopped...Show More Summary
English pair Ian Poulter and Callum Shinkwin share the Scottish Open lead with Australian Andrew Dodt after a wet and windy third round.
Jessica, 24, and Nelly, 18, daughters of the 1998 Australian Open winner, chose golf. Their brother, Sebastian, 17, competed as a junior at Wimbledon.
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy, the most comprehensive exhibition of the work by leading Australian artist Jenny Watson opened at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia on 5 July 2017. Curated by Anna Davis, the survey brings together more than 100 paintings, prints and drawings and encompassing over 45 years of Watson?s practice. Show More Summary
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is set to announce new laws today will "oblige" both telcos and social media platforms like Facebook and WhatsApp to give Australian security agencies access to encrypted messages. Attorney General George...Show More Summary
The Royal Australian and United States navies have proven a potent and agile force when operating together during the opening phases of Exercise TALISMAN SABER 17, which took place in the Northern Territory. HMA Ships Ballarat, Melbourne, Broome…
SYDNEY, July 12 (Reuters) - Jordan Spieth will make his fourth successive trip to the Australian Open in November to defend his title, organisers said on Wednesday.
Jordan Spieth is returning to November's Australian Open at The Australian Golf Club in an attempt to win the Stonehaven Cup for the third time in four years
LONDON, July 9 (Reuters) - When a super-fit, 37-year-old Ken Rosewall hoisted the Australian Open trophy in 1972, chances are he did not spend too much time dwelling on how long he would stay as the oldest men's grand slam champion.
Serena Williams won the Australian Open while pregnant and while she is missing Wimbledon, another pregnant athlete was in the running to mimic Williams’ win. The current #82 world ranked Tennis Star Mandy Minella is four and a half months pregnant Unfortunately, the Luxembourg native lost in the Women’s Singles at Wimbledon on Monday and today... Read More »
Network Mathematics, Learning Math, Open Source Q&A, and Australian Privacy Network Mathematics and Rival Factions -- understanding how "the enemy of my enemy" plays out. (via Steven Strogatz) A Path Less Taken to the Peak of the Math...Show More Summary
More than 700 Australian women in a class-action case against pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson that started Tuesday argued that the company's vaginal mesh implants caused them devastating pain, ravaged … Click to Continue »
LONDON, July 3 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal moved seamlessly from months of claycourt success to a satisfyingly smooth first-round victory on grass as he opened his Wimbledon campaign with a commanding 6-1 6-3 6-2 victory over Australian John Millman on Monday.
(Australian National University) Scientists at the Australian National University have designed a new nano material that can reflect or transmit light on demand with temperature control, opening the door to technology that protects astronauts in space from harmful radiation.
On view at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, O?Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: making modernism, features iconic works of trailblazing modernist artists, American Georgia O?Keeffe and Australian artists Margaret Preston and Grace Cossington Smith. Show More Summary