Tag: Melbourne

Mooy, Fornaroli lead Melbourne City to rout of Newcastle

Updated December 13, 2015 19:18:20 Photo: Bruno Fornaroli (second from appropriate) and Aaron Mooy (#eight) have been too much for the Jets. (AAP: Dan Himbrechts) Map: Newcastle 2300 Aaron Mooy and Bruno Fornaroli have netted a brace every to sink Newcastle four- and claim third spot on the A-League ladder. SCOREBOARD: NEW -four MCY Jets…


Two males charged with attempted murder more than Melbourne shooting

Posted December 08, 2015 20:02:33 Two men have been charged with attempted murder soon after a man was shot in the stomach in Melbourne’s north-west. The 25-year-old was found in the auto park of a fast meals outlet in Broadmeadows final week and is still in a critical condition in hospital. Investigators believed an altercation…


Port of Melbourne privatisation probably to be rejected unless proposal amended

Posted December 08, 2015 18:35:00 A strategy to privatise the Port of Melbourne seems practically particular to be rejected by Parliament, unless the Victorian Government agrees to a raft of changes such as abandoning a controversial compensation clause. Essential points: Port of Melbourne privatisation bill unlikely to pass in existing type Committee recommends 15 changes…


CFMEU members protest outdoors Melbourne court ahead of look by senior officials

Posted December 08, 2015 09:10:18 A huge contingent of police has gathered outside the Melbourne Magistrates Court ahead of an look by union heavyweights John Setka and Shaun Reardon. Police have been out in force which includes on horseback, outside the court as dozens of CFMEU members gathered to show their support for the state…


Dog offered oxygen soon after firefighters pluck him from smoke-filled Melbourne unit

Updated December 07, 2015 10:37:48 A dog which took shelter beneath a bed has survived a unit fire with the support of emergency workers who positioned the pup and administered oxygen. Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) crews were referred to as to the Moore Road unit in Vermont South about 6:30pm on Sunday when neighbours reported…


NBN cyber security centre to be set up in Melbourne

Posted December 06, 2015 14:20:58 Up to 700 new jobs will be produced at a new cyber security headquarters getting set up in Melbourne for the National Broadband Network (NBN), the Victorian Government says. Details technologies specialists will function at the 24-hour centre at the Docklands to safeguard the NBN from cyber attack. The move…


Alleged underpayment of Melbourne train cleaners becoming investigated

Posted December 03, 2015 15:48:40 A Melbourne business with a multi-million dollar contract to clean the city’s train fleet is being investigated over allegations it underpays its largely foreign workforce. Key points: Metro is auditing Transclean after employees underpayment allegations Some employees allege they operate as numerous as 55 hours per week Transclean rejects the…


Man found shot in Melbourne quickly food restaurant vehicle park

Posted December 01, 2015 16:59:33 A 25-year-old man has been located shot in the car park of a rapidly meals restaurant at Broadmeadows, in Melbourne’s north. Police said the man was left in the auto park of the outlet on Camp Road just before three:00pm. He had a gunshot wound to his stomach and was…


Driver held in custody after allegedly ploughing through Melbourne mall

Updated November 28, 2015 19:21:05 A Footscray man has been remanded in custody following allegedly driving by means of a Melbourne pedestrian mall, smashing into tables, chairs and a toddler’s pram. Police say Michael Mayne, 47, was seen driving erratically along Sydney Road, Coburg about 7:30pm (AEDT) on Friday. Officers tried to pull the man…


Melbourne City thumps Perth Glory 5-1

Updated November 27, 2015 22:14:03 Photo: Operating riot … Harry Novillo celebrates Melbourne City’s fourth objective. (Getty Pictures: Robert Cianflone) Map: Melbourne 3000 Aaron Mooy has masterminded a stunning Melbourne City accomplishment, ripping Perth Glory to shreds in a five-1 A-League triumph. SCOREBOARD: MELBOURNE CITY five-1 PERTH GLORY City five-1 Glory at AAMI Park, November…