News National Top Stories – Friday October 2, 2015

Top Stories – Friday October 2, 2015

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campbellnewmanCampbell Newman’s bold plan to change the Federation

EXCLUSIVE: The former premier says he can save state and federal governments up to $80 billion. Here’s how he’d do it Read more

eaglesThe one thing that could see the Hawks make AFL history

The Eagles are good, no doubt. But there is one intangible that could see them steamrolled by the Hawks on Saturday Read more

Great Ocean Road

The dollar just ruined your travel plans. Here’s the silver lining

Everything just got shockingly expensive overseas thanks to the falling dollar. Luckily there are brilliant, cheaper alternatives close by Read more


danish-videoThe video Denmark hopes will make its people have more sex

This small European nation desperately needs its people to embark on some, ahem, nation building Read more

Dave Oliver ACTU

Bridge builders: PM’s summit leave unions, business ‘positive’

After the rancour of the Abbott years, the new PM’s first step in repairing the economy was “a good first step,” say attendees Read more

el-capitan-shutterstock-1It’s free, it’s new, and it’s useful: we review Apple’s El Capitan

The latest version of OS X is named after a big rock. Should you get it? Yes, but here’s why it’s unlikely to rock your world Read more

theinternThe Intern proves Robert De Niro has lost his way

REVIEW: This lighthearted comedy isn’t bad, it’s just the latest in a string of unusual choices for the ageing Oscar winner Read more

motoringcarThe ‘safest SUV ever’ is coming to Australia

Tesla’s Model X electric car will have you thinking the future has arrived. Take a look inside and see what all the fuss is about Read more

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 25: Roger Tuivasa-Sheck of the Roosters is tackled during the NRL First Preliminary Final match between the Brisbane Broncos and the Sydney Roosters at Suncorp Stadium on September 25, 2015 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

Everything you need to know about the NRL grand final

Where the match will be won and lost, the key players to watch, when to watch it and the strengths and weaknesses of both teams Read more


yraw-011015-newdaily-1Why ‘Your Rights at Work’ mach II won’t work against Turnbull

ANALYSIS: Like the opposition, unions face a far greater challenge with Malcolm Turnbull than they ever did with Tony Abbott Read more