(Queensland University of Technology) A QUT report has found Australian schools could be more open to the use of YouTube and other social media platforms to embrace new trends in 'edutainment.' Hundreds of teachers, students, industry...Show More Summary
Angelique Kerber impressively finished off Simona Halep in group play at the WTA Finals in Singapore, looking like the world No. 1 player who won the Australian and U.S. Opens. She streamlined her long sweeping forehand and moved around...Show More Summary
Previously a private program, Ford's "Driving Skills for Life" teen safe driving program is coming to four Australian cities -- Melbourne, Geelong, Canberra and Sydney -- with plans to reach nearly 1,000 young drivers. More »
Jamie Murray, the brother of Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has during the past 12 months won the US and Australian Open men's doubles titles and helped Great Britain clinch the Davis Cup.
The door to passenger flights between China and the Australian Outback has opened for business at Queensland's Wellcamp Airport The post Qantas A330 makes history at Wellcamp Airport appeared first on Plane Talking.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A debate over Australia's notoriously tight gun laws has opened up a dangerous rift in the ruling Liberal Party, pitting Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull against the man he overthrew ahead of a key party gathering this weekend.
Australian politician Chansey Paech has just become his country’s first aboriginal and openly gay member of parliament. After being sworn in to the Northern Territory Parliament on Wednesday, Chansey Peach delivered a stirring speech...Show More Summary
AMSTERDAM, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Australian Nick Kyrgios has pulled out of the Rotterdam Open in February to play in basketball's NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, tournament director Richard Krajicek was quoted as saying on Wednesday.
he two avenues open to red bull racing australia to revise the finishing order for the 2016 bathurst 1000 have now been closed, with the confederation of australian motorsport (cams) dismissing the team’s final appeal. through the supercars...Show More Summary
Australian Doctors have once again weighed into the debate over the treatment of asylum seekers by the Turnbull Government, with an impassioned plea for ‘more humanity’ to be shown to some of the world’s most marginalized people. This letter has been written by Drs Alison Skene and Eloise House, and signed by 528 doctors from [...]Show More Summary
Andy Murray's season is turning out even better than he expected: He's won a second Wimbledon title and a second Olympic gold medal, and reached the finals at the Australian Open and French Open
Few players on the women’s tennis tour in recent years have reached the level of success Angelique Kerber did in 2016. To recap: Kerber kicked things off in January by beating Serena Williams to win the Australian Open, lost to Williams at the Wimbledon final and put a bow on the season with a victory at the U.S. […]
In March, Microsoft opened up pre-orders for the HoloLens, its mixed reality headset, to developers in Canada and the US. Now Microsoft is gearing up to launch the HoloLens Development Edition and Commercial Edition in Australia. We have the specs for the device as well as the details on the pricing and release date. More »
We are excited to announce that international museum consultant and advisor, Elaine Heumann Gurian, will be the opening keynote at our inaugural Australian Museum Conference in February 2017. Elaine is a consultant/advisor to museums, writer, and lecturer to many museum studies programs worldwide. Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova returned to the tennis court for two exhibition matches on Monday, her first appearance since testing positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Australian Open in January.
The Russian star, who last week earned a reduction in her drug ban that will allow her to return to tennis in April, played in two light-hearted doubles matches in the event at Caesar's Palace.
MELBOURNE, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Melbourne's notoriously changeable weather threatened to wash out the soft launch of the Australian Open on Monday but the rain was unable to dampen the cheer among tournament organisers enthused by Nick Kyrgios's weekend victory in Japan.
SYDNEY, Oct 10 (Reuters) - A coroner's inquest into the death of Phillip Hughes opened on Monday, almost two years after the Australian cricketer died when he was struck by a ball during a match at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
The big-serving Australian won a tight match, in which there were only three breaks, 4-6, 6-3, 7-5.
MELBOURNE, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Jason Day has been forced to withdraw from the World Cup of Golf and Australian Open next month due to a lingering back injury, the world number one has said.