Heartbreaking moment dolphin called Cracker mourns the loss of her stillborn calf

Harrowing footage shows devoted dolphin mum ‘Cracker’ refusing to let go of her young calf after it died in childbirth Heartbreaking moment dolphin called ‘Cracker’ refuses to release her tiny calf Cracker lives in the Bunbury waters at the Dolphin Discovery Centre in WA  The mother dolphin can be seen diving for her calf and … Read more

Wotif 2021 Aussie Town of the Year Awards are revealed, with Cairns taking out the top spot

With its resort-like lagoons, warm sunny weather and gateway to the majestic Great Barrier Reef, it’s no surprise Cairns has been crowned the number one town in Australia.  Travel website Wotif has announced the top 10 winners of the 2021 Aussie Town of the Year Awards based on their accommodation quality, affordability, traveller satisfaction and appealing … Read more

Life-size drawing of a KANGAROO dating back 17,500 years is found in Australia

A life-size drawing of a kangaroo in Australia is over 17,000 years old, according to a new study, meaning it could be one of the oldest rock paintings on the continent.  Experts from the University of Melbourne have been working to confirm how old a number of ancient artworks are in the Kimberly Region of … Read more

Eric Bana reteams with The Dry director Robert Connelly to film Blueback in WA 

Back to business! Eric Bana teams up with The Dry director Robert Connelly again to film new Tim Winton adaptation in Western Australia By Zoe Burrell For Daily Mail Australia Published: 01:42 GMT, 20 February 2021 | Updated: 01:42 GMT, 20 February 2021 Eric Bana’s latest film, The Dry, has earned an impressive $17 million … Read more

Australia’s submerged whale-shaped marine observatory that will offer epic underwater views

Having a whale of a time will be almost guaranteed at this amazing new marine observatory. Not only will it take the shape of a whale, but the partially submerged structure will offer visitors stunning underwater views of the surrounding tropical sea life. It will be built at the end of the Busselton Jetty, 1.2 … Read more

Coroner’s warning after British father suffocated when snorkel mask restricted his breathing

A coroner today raised concerns over a snorkelling mask sold on Amazon after a British grandfather died of oxygen deprivation while on a dive during a visit to family in Western Australia.  An inquest heard decorator John Bazzoni bought a Gofun diving mask which claimed to be ‘anti-fog’ and ‘anti-leak’ online ahead of his trip to … Read more

Father-of-two who fought off a three-metre bull shark is unable to walk after being bitten

A father-of-two has told of his miraculous tale of survival after fighting off a three-metre shark and being brought back to life by paramedics on the way to hospital.  Cameron Wrathall, 54, was swimming at Blackwall Reach in the Swan River, south Perth on January 14 when he battled the suspected bull shark, leaving him … Read more

Australia becomes the shark attack capital of the world – but experts say we SHOULDN’T be worried

Australia is declared the shark attack capital of the world – but experts say beachgoers SHOULDN’T be alarmed Twelve fatal shark attacks were recorded across the globe in 2020, report says Australia accounted for eight of those, three in WA, three in QLD and two in NSW  ‘Unprovoked’ maulings worldwide fell for the third consecutive … Read more

The Bachelor’s Locky Gilbert and Irena Srbinovska sip on cocktails with pals during a night out

The Bachelor’s Irena Srbinovska is a good sport as she and Locky Gilbert catch up with his rejected love interests over cocktails By Zoe Burrell For Daily Mail Australia Published: 14:40 GMT, 9 January 2021 | Updated: 14:40 GMT, 9 January 2021 They’ve been inseparable ever since The Bachelor finale aired in September. And on … Read more

The Bachelor: Locky Gilbert accidentally insults girlfriend Irena Srbinovska

The Bachelor’s Locky Gilbert accidentally insults girlfriend Irena Srbinovska during a bike ride in WA… leaving eagle-eyed fans in stitches By Nicole Douglas For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:07 GMT, 7 January 2021 | Updated: 00:11 GMT, 7 January 2021 Their relationship has gone from strength to strength ever since falling in love on The Bachelor … Read more