Parenting

Wed 14 Apr 2021

Man assaults accused kidnapper and torturer outside court

Premium Content Man assaults accused kidnapper and torturer outside court

The victim of an assault outside a courtroom made threats to his aggressor’s daughter and was set to be sentenced for kidnapping and torturing the aggressor’s...

New consent classes starting from kindy

New consent classes starting from kindy

Kids as young as four across Australia will learn about respectful relationships in a freshly unveiled suite of lessons from the government.

Repeat drug, drink-driver found with marijuana stash in car

Premium Content Repeat drug, drink-driver found with marijuana stash in car

A motorist with four drink-driving and two drug-driving convictions on his traffic history was busted with 16.4g of marijuana after being intercepted for his third...

Tue 13 Apr 2021

Former Mackay cop plays pokies, drinks while 2yo left in car

Premium Content Former Mackay cop plays pokies, drinks while 2yo left in car

The man was drinking and gambling inside a CBD hotel when his partner came to visit him, leaving their two year old unattended in the parking lot.

Mon 12 Apr 2021

Call to stop using 'mum' and 'dad' in schools

Call to stop using 'mum' and 'dad' in schools

Schools in Victoria will be encouraged to avoid terms like “mum”, “dad”, “boyfriend” and “girlfriend” as part of a push to become more inclusive.

Sun 11 Apr 2021

Baby with a body of broken bones gives greatest gift

Premium Content Baby with a body of broken bones gives greatest gift

Although he only lived for 11 short weeks, little Zac Coaton brought hope to his parents and other children born with the same rare genetic condition.

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