Cyclone Debbie rebuild continues for 'heartbroken' residents

Cyclone Debbie rebuild continues for 'heartbroken' residents

Posted May 27, 2017 09:36:04 Photo: Avril Ayling’s Hydeaway Bay home was hammered by Cyclone Debbie. (ABC News) Related Story: This man took on Cyclone Debbie with a chainsaw It has been almost two months since Tropical Cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast and many residents in the Whitsundays are still rebuilding their lives. For Tony and Avril Ayling, who live in the remote coastal town of Hydeaway Bay, north of Mackay, it was the tail-end of the cyclone that caused the most damage. Ms Ayling said it was…

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Chinese jets conduct unsafe maneuver near US aircraft

Chinese jets conduct unsafe maneuver near US aircraft

Washington (CNN)Two Chinese J-10 fighter jets conducted unsafe maneuvers while intercepting a US surveillance aircraft that was operating in international airspace near the South China Sea, according to the Navy. A US official told CNN that one Chinese fighter flew about 200 yards in front a US P-3 spy plane and began conducting multiple turns. The maneuvers were deemed unsafe because they restricted the ability of the Navy plane to fly, the official said. “US forces operate in the Asia-Pacific region on a daily basis, including in the South China…

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WIN a double pass to see The Bodyguard the musical!

WIN a double pass to see The Bodyguard the musical!

The Bodyguard the musical The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph are offering readers the opportunity to WIN a double ‘A reserve’ ticket to see The Bodyguard the Musical! Wednesday, 21st June 8pm. Now playing at the Lyric Theatre! Featuring all the smash-hit songs from the original movie soundtrack including: Queen Of The Night, I’m Every Woman, Run To You, and I Will Always Love You, The Bodyguard is a musical you’re guaranteed to love! Please see full terms and conditions here. Source link

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Man granted wish to catch last fish

Man granted wish to catch last fish

A PALLIATIVE  care clinic in Western Australia has granted an 88-year-old resident’s wish to go on one last trip to reel in a good catch – by bringing the fishing to him. Arthur Hill told staff at Bethanie Fields residential care clinic in Bunbury that he wanted to go on one last fishing trip, but his health prevented him from leaving the facility. So the clinic became an indoor fishing hot spot. With the help of a community Facebook group, chaplain Chris Green was able to turn Mr Hill’s room…

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