Let him entertain you: Robbie Williams to headline 2022 AFL grand final

English singer-songwriter Robbie Williams will make the MCG come alive this September as the headliner at…

Census religious data reflects erosion of trust in churches

It was Mark Twain who said facts are stubborn things, but statistics are pliable. The statement…

New Victorian homes no longer required to have gas

New homes built in Victoria will no longer have to be connected to gas, as the…

From Lygon Street to Springvale: How the faces of Melbourne’s suburbs are changing

Let’s start in Lygon Street, the home of Australia’s post-war European migration boom. Here, the seeds…

‘Appalling culture’: Private rehab DayHab investigated for trading insolvent

The owner of a collapsed Victorian private drug rehabilitation centre that owes more than $2 million…

‘My body, my choice’: Thousands rally in Melbourne to support US abortion rights

Chloe Mason says she would have been homeless at the age of 15 had she not…

Man charged over death of suspected thief in foiled robbery

A Victorian man charged with manslaughter over the death of a suspected thief has been released…

Guns, ink and short tempers: The police Viper versus the Nike bikies

Like tattoos, allegiance to outlaw motorcycle gangs used to be for life. So it seemed strange…

Free online tests for rookie drivers as government sells off part of VicRoads

Rookie drivers will be able to do the online tests for their L and P-plate licences…

Want to rescue the CBD? Close ‘Little’ streets to cars and start planting

The year is 2025, and it’s a warm evening late in Spring. You’ve just hopped off…

New police taskforce, Viper, to ‘smash’ gangs, bikies, organised crime

Victoria Police denies its new anti-gang unit will duplicate the role of existing organised crime taskforces…

Fatal Cranbourne shooting not linked to other recent gun crimes, police say

Police say the fatal shooting of a man in Melbourne’s outer east is unrelated to a…

Not rapt: Kanye West orders Melbourne fan to change store logo, burger names

Mark Elkhouri thought that creative idol Kanye West following his College Dropout Burgers business on Instagram…

Students filling ambulance roster holes amid fears of mass resignation

Student paramedics and other emergency surge workers are still being relied upon to fill dozens of…

More than half can’t vote – but they definitely want change

Speaking in parliament wasn’t easy for 16-year-old Danya Daoud. Parliament wasn’t [originally] made for people of…

Mother avoids prison after crash that killed sister and brother-in-law

A woman who smoked cannabis and then crashed her car, killing her sister and brother-in-law, has…

After three years and $71m, Lara’s mountain of rubbish is no more

Muddy fields aren’t usually a cause for celebration – though this one near Geelong, which not…

Hollywood star’s historic country Victorian homestead to open to public

The National Trust will enter the tourist accommodation sector when it opens one of its properties…

Push to fight ‘dark marketing’ preying on children and young people

At 23, Requia Mohamed can recognise how dark marketing ads on social media that are individually…

New planning minister under pressure over lobbyist brother

The Victorian government’s new planning minister, Lizzie Blandthorn, is under pressure to recuse herself from all…

Brighton school principal apologises again in anti-Semitic bullying case

Brighton Secondary College principal Richard Minack has again apologised in the Federal Court, this time to…