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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Sydney desalination plant reactivated as water levels drop

The Sydney Desalination Plant has been switched on for the first time in almost seven years as reservoir levels dropped below...

Firefighters brace for worse conditions as bushfires continue to burn across state

At least 13 fires continue to burn across Victoria as emergency services attempt to get the upper hand during mild weather,...

Boy, 17, found with almost 600 drug capsules at dance party: police

A 17-year-old boy accused of possessing almost 600 drug capsules was one of seven teenagers charged with supply at a Sydney...

Perth millionaire arrested, facing extradition to US over ‘$100m text scam’

A Perth multi-millionaire tech mogul has been arrested and is facing extradition to the U.S over charges relating to an alleged...

Revellers praised for well-behaved Australia Day

Police made 51 arrests, issued 34 summons, made 189 charges and issued 40 move on notices. Written by This news first...

Thousands of commuters set to use myki on their phone

A trial of 4000 commuters using Mobile myki cards may be rolled out across the network within 12 months. Written by Paul...

Man stabbed near his eye after argument with woman escalates

A woman has been charged with grievous bodily harm in North Rockhampton on Saturday. Written by Jocelyn Garcia This news first appeared...

Former Winter Olympian launches bid to seize Warringah seat from Abbott

Former world champion skier Zali Steggall has announced she will contest Tony Abbott’s seat of Warringah as an independent in the...

Man dies after rooftop fall in Sydney’s north-west

Police are investigating reports the 21-year-old fell about 10-metres onto the pavement next to a pool. Written by Angus Thompson This news...

Police should not be investigating police

Too many examples over the years reveal that some members of Victoria Police have abused their exceptional powers. Written by This...