Loreto College warns of GoFundMe scam in wake of Pentland Hills bus crash

A Victorian school has warned against fake GoFundMe accounts using its logo in the wake of a horrific bus crash that left several students injured. A total of 27 students from Ballarat’s Loreto College were on board when their bus plunged down an embankment on the Western Main Road at Bacchus Marsh just after 3am … Read more

Elderly woman suffers “possible medical episode” after driving car into Swan River near Mends Street Jetty

A woman has escaped injury after driving her car into the Swan River in Perth’s south on Monday afternoon. Emergency services rushed to the scene after the driver – aged in his 70s – crashed his car into the river near Mends Street Jetty in South Perth just before 9pm. Camera iconThe ambulance staff assessed … Read more

Rescue efforts underway after young boy falls near Bells Rapids in Brigadoon

A young boy has fallen down a cliff near Bells Rapids in Brigadoon. The boy, believed to be 11 years old, fell during an outing on Sunday afternoon. Emergency crews including St John Ambulance WA and the Department of Fire and Emergency Services were called to the scene. The extent of the boy’s injuries is … Read more

Australian YouTuber Sara Holmes dies aged 31 months after returning home

An Australian YouTuber famous for sharing his experiences living in South Korea has died after a month-long battle with cancer. YouTube star Sara Holmes had only arrived back in Australia days before she was rushed to the emergency room with back pain and then diagnosed with leukemia, after several years away due to COVID border … Read more

Leon Brown death: TikTok Blackout challenge blamed for death of Scottish teenager in similar circumstances to Archie Battersbee

A 14-year-old boy has died reportedly after taking part dangerous social media stunt that dares children to hold their breathe until they pass out. Leon Brown, from Cumbernauld in Scotland, died on August 25 after he was found unresponsive in his bedroom, his mum Lauryn Keating has told local media. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: A … Read more

Olyvia Cowley Bali death: Mother’s heartbreak after daughter’s sudden death

The mother of a young Australian woman who died “unexpectedly” in Bali has shared a heartbreaking tribute. Olyvia Cowley, from the Gold Coast in Queensland, was found dead in her villa on the Indonesian paradise island last Friday. The 24-year-old was in Bali planning to pursue his dream of opening a clothing store, Daily Mail … Read more

Young Australian tourist ‘unexpectedly’ dies in Bali: ‘My heart doesn’t know what to do’

A heartbroken Australian mother has paid tribute to her “princess” daughter who “unexpectedly” died while on holiday in Bali. Gold Coast woman Olyvia Cowley died while visiting the holiday destination on August 19. It is not yet clear how the 24-year-old lost his life. WATCH ABOVE VIDEO: Aussie traveler recounts horror boat trip in Bali … Read more

Bali earthquake: Tourists, locals shaken by 5.5-magnitude earthquake

Tourists and locals in Bali rocked by a magnitude 5.5 earthquake on Monday afternoon say the experience was “scary but memorable”. The quake was felt 63 km southeast of Denpasar just after 4:30 p.m., US Geological Survey Earthquake Hazards Program. So far, no damage or aftershocks have been reported, and the weather bureau has not … Read more