Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Australia’s snazzy new $10 bank note revealed

The Reserve Bank of Australia has today revealed the design of the new $10 banknote. The design is similar to the new $5 bank note which was unveiled last September, with a top-to-bottom clear window and a ‘tactile’ feature to help the vision-impaired distinguish between different denominations. Governor Philip Lowe said the new note pays tribute to […]

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for parts of NSW

UPDATE @ 1:35pm: Parts of Sydney have been lashed by a freak hailstorm as severe weather sweeps across the city. The storm transformed Penrith Stadium into a winter wonderland, blanketing the grassed area with a layer of ice. The storms are now tracking east towards the city. A severe thunderstorm warning remains current for the state. […]

Police issue urgent warning after deadly drug detected in Qld

Queensland Police have issued an urgent warning about a deadly drug that has been detected in Queensland, with fears it can kill people on contact. The drug, known as ‘Carfentanyl’, is 10,000 times more potent than Morphine and is used to tranquilise large animals including elephants. The lethal substance was recently detected in a shipment at a Brisbane Mail […]