Western Advocate


Australian PM Anthony Albanese has called Elon Musk an “arrogant billionaire” in a war of words over censorship after a court ordered to remove footage of a Sydney church stabbing from social media platform X.
Independent senators Jacqui Lambie and David Pocock are calling for changes to capital gains tax and negative gearing. Footage via AAP.
Three Australians are part of an unauthorized activist mission aiming to challenge the Israeli blockade by delivering 5,500 tonnes of humanitarian aid to Gaza, despite significant pressure on Türkiye from the US and Israel to prevent the flotilla from setting sail and reaching its goal.
Australian students, echoing actions in the United States, have launched a pro-Palestine protest, mirroring similar actions at the American University in Cairo (AUC) and amidst ongoing crackdowns on pro-Palestine students in the United States.
The “Gweagal spears” stolen in 1770 by Captain Cook and his crew were returned to the La Perouse Aboriginal Community including direct descendants of the Gweagal.
NSW Premier Chris Minns spoke about possible knife crime reforms that would allow police to stop and search people for a weapon without reasonable suspicion or a warrant. Video via AAP.
Bowral's week-long homage to all things Bridgerton culminated in a themed garden soiree and exclusive previews, highlighted by unexpected appearances from stars of the new season: Nicola Coughlan as Penelope Featherington and Luke Newton as Colin Bridgerton.
Ace, the 14-week-old husky, got his head stuck in a chair and had to be rescued by the Fire and Rescue NSW firefighters.
The Reserve Bank of Australia is seeking public input from March 1 to April 30, 2024 for the new $5 note design which will celebrate First Nations history and culture, and be without a portrait.
A Sydney court has denied bail for former police officer Beau Lamarre-Condon over the alleged double-murder of Sydney couple Jesse Baird and Luke Davies.