The Sydney Thunder dominated the Brisbane Heat in the best Thunder performance in over three seasons of Big Bash action. But fast bowler Gurinder Sandhu says this does not mean it will be smooth sailing for the rest of the tournament.
It was an impressive story: Joe Burns' great-uncle Harold, who represented Queensland in cricket and rugby league, used his wicketkeeping skills to dismiss Don Bradman in a Sheffield Shield match . . . but, it never happened.
The government's Climate Change Authority has questioned the efficiency and effectiveness of the Emissions Reduction Fund, the centre piece of the Abbott Government's "Direction Action" plan to reduce carbon pollution.
Senior Liberals were privately aghast when the Prime Minister nominated repealing the carbon tax as his "biggest achievement" for women because they are "particularly focused on the household budget".
With an eye to next year's Ashes, the Boxing Day Test should feature Joe Burns being eased into the team at number five, Shaun Marsh promoted to three and Shane Watson made to vie for the sole all-rounder berth at six.
Selfie stick sales are soaring this Christmas as shoppers grab gifts for those who love to get the perfect snap of themselves.
In his first day as Defence Minister, Kevin Andrews has hit a landmine of his own making.
He helped Josh Hazlewood collect his first Test wicket, but Peter Siddle has insisted he is not finished as a Test bowler as he confronts the prospect of missing a Boxing Day Test for the first time in six years.
Indonesian cleaners accused of raping three children at the exclusive Jakarta Intercultural School have been found guilty and sentenced to seven and eight year prison sentences.
Canberra tennis star Nick Kyrgios has signed as an ambassador for Malaysia Airlines.
BHP Billiton staff celebrated their Christmas Dinner at Country Club Tasmania on Friday night.
Minx Dance Company held its Christmas party at The Boathouse in Launceston on Friday night.
Tas Fresh staffed celebrated their Christmas Dinner at the Hotel Grand Chancellor in Launceston on Friday night.
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Cigarettes and tobacco have been stolen in a late-night robbery at a Riverside takeaway business yesterday
The Big Squeeze ticket window is back to help you get the most out of summer in Tassie! ...