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Australia Today

Inside the Complex and Secret World of Bunnings Sausage Sizzles

Putting onion under the sausage is just the beginning.
Gavin Butler
16 hours ago
Inside Outsider

Nike 'Jailwinds' are the Crown Jewel of Australia's Prison System

No one calls them 'Tailwinds' in prison. They're 'Jailwinds.'
Mahmood Fazal
19 hours ago
Australia Today

This Australian Country Pub Could Be Yours for $100

The owners of The Shirley are basically "giving away" the two-storey, 13-bedroom establishment.
Gavin Butler
20 hours ago
Australia Today

An Aussie Researcher Insists Maggots Are the Best Way to Heal Wounds

Got an infected scab? Try letting fly larvae eat away the dead flesh.
Gavin Butler
3 days ago
Australia Today

The Government’s Amyl Ban has Been Shredded by LGBTIQ+ Health Advocates

Experts are championing the sexual health benefits of huffing amyl.
Gavin Butler
11.9.18
Drugs

Looks Like Someone Lost a Bunch of Drugs at Sea, Again

A man tried to smuggle drugs into Australia by welding them to the bottom of a boat. He failed.
Gavin Butler
11.8.18
pharmaceutical runoff

Human Waste Is Contaminating Victorian Wildlife With More Than 60 Pharmaceuticals

A new study demonstrates the ways that pharmaceutical runoff could travel up the food-chain.
Sarah Emerson
11.7.18
Australia Today

This Durry Fiend Tried to Smuggle 9.5 Million Cigarettes Into Australia

Authorities found a whopping 475,000 packs of ciggies stacked inside a shipping container.
Gavin Butler
11.7.18
Health

We Asked an Expert How Long You Can Safely Hold in a Fart

Turns out you can uh… breathe out a fart if you hold it in for too long.
Mack Lamoureux
11.1.18
Australia Today

A Canberra Uni Student Blew up His Dorm Room Trying to Cook MDMA

The 19-year-old science undergrad was alledgedly using his room as a drug lab.
Gavin Butler
11.1.18
Australia Today

These Guys Want to Build an 'Australian Alcatraz' in the Outback

A place for federal criminals in the middle of the red desert.
Gavin Butler
10.31.18
Australia Today

Stop Trying to Fly Drugs Into Prisons With Drones

At least six people have tried this in Australia in the past few months. Zero have succeeded.
Gavin Butler
10.31.18