Mid-Season Review: Melbourne Demons – Has the Dee-Train hit some bumps?

Captain Max Gawn has played another key role for the Demons this year. (Graphic: Will Cuckson; Photo: Melbourne Demons/Twitter) As we hit the bye rounds in the AFL season, The Inner Sanctum will be conducting our mid-season reviews of all 18 clubs and assessing the first half of the season and what fortune may lie …

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Melbourne rents hit record high as vacancy rates fall

“People are not wanting to house-share any more, and that’s certainly showing because we have had unit rent rises for three consecutive quarters now,” she said. In another sign the Melbourne rental market is turning, the vacancy rate tightened further in March to 1.8 per cent, well down from the peak of 5.2 per cent …

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Qld floods hit Roar ALM match in Melbourne – FTBL

With some players and staff confined to their homes amid flooding, Brisbane Roar’s scheduled A-League Men match against Melbourne Victory on Monday has been postponed. The A-Leagues statement on Sunday evening said the match at AAMI Park would have to be rescheduled as the extreme weather in Queensland meant the Roar were unable to safely …

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Qld floods hit Roar ALM match in Melbourne

With some players and staff confined to their homes amid flooding, Brisbane Roar’s scheduled A-League Men match against Melbourne Victory on Monday has been postponed. The A-Leagues statement on Sunday evening said the match at AAMI Park would have to be rescheduled as the extreme weather in Queensland meant the Roar were unable to safely …

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‘Dangerous’ thunderstorms hit Melbourne

Live “Very dangerous thunderstorms” have lashed Melbourne, amid warnings of “life-threatening flash flooding” in parts of Victoria on Thursday. “We have seen rainfall rates approach what we would expect once in a century,” Bureau of Meteorology senior meteorologist Jackson Browne told the ABC. The weather bureau issued a red warning for severe thunderstorms across northern …

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‘Dangerous’ thunderstorms to hit Melbourne

People living in Melbourne are being told to brace for “very dangerous” thunderstorms. -AAP Image Victorians are being warned “very dangerous thunderstorms” which could lead to life-threatening flash flooding will lash parts of the state, after an evening of wild weather. The Bureau of Meteorology issued a red warning for severe thunderstorms across northern and …

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Covid testing clinics in Melbourne, Sydney hit capacity, close lines before 6am

Spiralling case numbers and interstate travel requirements are putting “massive pressure” on testing weary states’ testing services. Australians needing a Covid test are preparing for another day of lengthy queues with some centres reaching capacity before they even open for business. It comes after a week of spiralling case numbers as interstate borders opened, with …

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