Mornington

Woman left fighting for her life after Mornington Peninsula crash

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Beau Donelly A woman is fighting for life and two other people have been injured after a three-car crash on the Mornington Peninsula.

Man killed in Mornington Peninsula car crash

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Rania Spooner and Nino Bucci A man has been killed and two others have suffered critical injuries.

Teenager dies after Mornington Peninsula cliff fall

Vanessa Desloires A teenager has died after falling down a 40-metre cliff on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula.

Pair in hospital after Mornington assault

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Caroline Zielinski Two men have been taken to hospital, one of the men with serious facial injuries, after an assault in Melbourne's south-east.

Man charged over Mornington mall assault

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Megan Levy A man has been arrested at a house in Melbourne's south-east this morning following a brutal bashing in a Mornington mall last month that left a man fighting for his life in hospital.

Unconscious man found in Mornington

A 28-year-old man was found unconscious and bleeding from the mouth in Mornington.

Adam Cooper Police consider viewing CCTV vision from Mornington venues to determine man's injury cause.

$100,000 jewellery theft from Greek Orthodox Church in Red Hill

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Patrick Hatch Members of the Greek Orthodox community are in shock after more than $100,000 worth of jewellery left as gifts to the Virgin Mary was stolen from a church on the Mornington Peninsula.  

Police hunt for Martin Frost

Tammy Mills Police are still on the hunt for a man wanted for a series of deception offences throughout Victoria.

Award-winning novelist and passionate teacher remembered

Tammy Mills and Rania Spooner Liam Davison was an award-winning author while his wife Frankie Davison was a passionate literature teacher and mother who was committed to social justice.

$100-million Point Nepean National Park facelift to create a luxury retreat

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Henrietta Cook Point Nepean is set for a $100 million face lift that could transform a historic section of the national park into a health retreat, marine education centre and luxury accommodation.

MH17 disaster: eerie arrival for Melbourne connecting flight

Families wait at Melbourne airport for their loved ones on the flight that was supposed to connect with MH17.

Tammy Mills It was shortly before midnight on Friday and the scene at Melbourne airport was the same you would see any night.

Tributes for Victorian victims of MH17 tragedy

Frankie and Liam Davison.

Rania Spooner, Caroline Zielinski, Nick Toscano, Goya Dmytryshchak Tributes have started flowing for the Victorians killed in the MH17 disaster.

Federal minister caught out by bankrupt entrepreneur with 'chutzpah'

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Cameron Houston and Chris Vedelago Bankrupt entrepreneur Ramon Russell has left a trail of financial destruction after the failure of several technology companies, but Federal Minister for Small Business Bruce Billson reckons his...

Questions over huge funding for 'Rolls-Royce roundabout' at Mt Eliza

Rania Spooner A Mornington Peninsula suburb has received more than $750,000 in black-spot federal funding to build a roundabout at an intersection in a 60km zone where there have been no fatalities in four years.

Reckless infrastructure spending dragging down Victoria's budget, says Grattan Institute

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Peter Martin, Economics Editor A five-year splurge on infrastructure has left the Victorian budget in a precarious position, according to a new report that calls into question the state’s ability to afford new, high-profile...

Luxury yacht stuck on rocks in Port Phillip Bay

Patrick Hatch Three men are stranded on a luxury yacht that struck rocks and is taking on water south of Melbourne.

Out of tragedy comes change

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Rosemary (Rosie) Batty mother of murdered eleven year old schoolboy Luke talks to the media about her son and his troubled father who killed him.
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Mex Cooper They were no doubt meant to be words of comfort uttered in the face of an unthinkable loss - ''you'll always be a mum, Rosie''.

Letters

Economic security cannot exist in isolation

6 JUNE With the G20 approaching has Tony Abbott ever heard the saying ''no jobs on a dead planet''?

Charity to mark Luke Batty's tragic death

Luke Batty

Melissa Singer Friends of Luke Batty's mother have set up a fund to raise money for charity so that 'something good' can come of his gruesome death.

Hundreds farewell Luke Batty

Nick Toscano Hundreds of mourners have gathered on the Mornington Peninsula to farewell slain 11-year-old Luke Batty on Friday.