‘Half the street just went and never came back’: Six years on from the Mount Victoria bushfire

Six years on from a ferocious fire that destroyed half the homes in Mount Victoria’s St Georges Parade, just one charred block has been built upon by new owners.

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‘You dirty, rotten mongrels’: Dairy farmer says big supermarkets forced his family out

Another Queensland dairy farmer forced to send his herd to the meatworks says it may not have come to that if major supermarkets had passed on milk price increases.

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Donald Trump publicly calls on China to investigate Joe Biden

Already caught up in an impeachment inquiry for allegedly pressuring Ukraine to investigate former vice-president and possible 2020 election rival Joe Biden, the US President tells reporters China should also conduct a probe

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Secret tunnels, waterfront bunkers and busting WWII myths

From bunkers to air-raid shelters hidden in plain sight, Brisbane’s suburbs are home to all manner of WWII relics that even locals don’t know about.

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What’s it like going back to the place your life changed forever?

Almost 10 years after being thrown form a motorbike and losing the ability to walk, the ABC’s Charles Brice is about to return to the crash site for the first time — before handcycling more than 300 kilometres to raise spinal research funds.

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Teenager with cerebral palsy designs device to help him be active

Riley Saban and his father have invented a back brace that helps him stay upright so he can join friends and family in activities like paddleboarding and swimming.

         October 03, 2019 at 09:40PM https://ift.tt/2IkF9EE

Your best photos of the week

Here is a selection of photos sent in by audience members from around Australia. If you have any photos that you’d like to share, send them in via the upload page. You can take a look at more photos from across the country on our Instagram, and share your own photos with us by using #ABCmyphoto on Instagram.

         October 03, 2019 at 09:32PM https://ift.tt/31FvDnb

Your best photos of the week

Here is a selection of photos sent in by audience members from around Australia. If you have any photos that you’d like to share, send them in via the upload page. You can take a look at more photos from across the country on our Instagram, and share your own photos with us by using #ABCmyphoto on Instagram.

         October 03, 2019 at 09:32PM https://ift.tt/31FvDnb

Your best photos of the week

Here is a selection of photos sent in by audience members from around Australia. If you have any photos that you’d like to share, send them in via the upload page. You can take a look at more photos from across the country on our Instagram, and share your own photos with us by using #ABCmyphoto on Instagram.

         October 03, 2019 at 09:32PM https://ift.tt/31FvDnb

‘Once you went, you never went home’: Inside the Christian Brothers

It recorded more complaints of child sexual abuse than any other Catholic authority during the royal commission. Two former Christian Brothers provide a rare glimpse inside the religious order’s secretive, cloistered world.

         October 03, 2019 at 09:30PM https://ift.tt/354o0sI