Email ABC Broken Hill By Sofie Wainwright Updated October 09, 2017 11:10:39 Photo: Irrigators on the lower Darling are concerned there will not be enough water if the dry persists (file photo). (ABC News: James Hancock) Related Story: Dry Darling River to have first releases from Menindee Lakes in months Related Story: Low river levels in the Darling lead irrigators to pull out wine grapes and citrus trees Related Story: Water brings anglers to Menindee and hope for business owners Map: Broken Hill 2880 Far west landholders and water advocates say authorities are making a mistake releasing water from the Menindee Lakes downstream as dry conditions persists.The Murray Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) ordered a release of about 70 gigalitres of water from Saturday until mid-November to meet the demands of the Murray River over summer.The MDBA said about 100gL is expected to be lost from evaporation, seepage, and Broken Hill's domestic use during the same period.The … [Read more...] about Water releases from Menindee Lakes spurs concern among landholders
Home Insync Insync oi-Staff By Staff on July 13, 2009 As a controversial biography of the Australian born Hollywood legend Errol Flynn comes out, it unravel many shocking secrets. The biography claims that Errol Flynn worked as an undercover agent for the Germans and met Adolf Hitler shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War. The actor, who is known for his anti-Semitic views, worked undercover for the Germans during the Spanish Civil War. The author of the biography, Charles Higham alleges that Flynn was employed to gather information on German socialists who fought against General Franco. This resulted in the death of hundreds of volunteers and their families. In 1938 Flynn even met Hitler, who was an admirer of his films, at his Bavarian retreat.Higham"s claims are partly based on analysis of declassified CIA files. However these have been challenged by other historians, that the commemorations were inappropriate given the actor"s political activities. Higham … [Read more...] about The Shocking Biography Of Hollywood Legend Errol Flynn!
Reed, who is due to tee it up on playing captain Tiger Woods’ US team in the Presidents Cup next week, insisted he didn’t think he improved his lie. But he acknowledged that he moved sand with both practice swings and therefore violated the rules. Patrick Reed gets busted cheating at the Hero World Challenge pic.twitter.com/r25cE6zenE— Viral Sports (@NotScTop10plays) December 6, 2019 Patrick Reed was penalised for flattening out sand behind his ball in a bunker with two practice swings.Source:FOX SPORTS Patrick Reed with one of the most blatant acts of cheating I’ve seen (from a pro). Absolutely should be DQd for this. pic.twitter.com/ARCnsOphRe— Charles Watts (@charles_watts) December 6, 2019 Stream live coverage of the 2019 USPGA and European PGA Tours on KAYO SPORTS. Get your 14 day free trial > “It’s unfortunate,” said Reed, whose bogey at the 11th was changed to a triple-bogey eight. “I didn’t feel it drag, but … [Read more...] about Polarising golfer Patrick Reed penalised for improper swings but insists he didn’t deliberately cheat
Needing to avoid a heavy defeat to secure their first Japanese title in 15 years, Yokohama wrapped up the championship in style with a 3-0 win over nearest rivals FC Tokyo. The victory, secured despite going down to 10 men in the second half, means Yokohama finished six points clear at the top of the league. “We’re champions!” the ex-Socceroos boss cheered after the victory. “I’m very proud of the players, very proud of the staff. “We’ve got fantastic supporters and I’m very happy for them.” Yokohama F.Marinos Park Il Gyu celebrates the side’s opening goal.Source:Getty Images Postecoglou’s latest success adds to a managerial honour roll that already included Australia’s 2015 Asian Cup win, two A-League championships with Brisbane Roar and two NSL titles with South Melbourne. The 54-year-old also possesses the longest undefeated streak in any Australian domestic football code of 36 matches and successfully … [Read more...] about Former Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou claims J-League crown
Australian golfer Matt Jones embraced his wife and the former Miss Idaho as he claimed his second Australian Open title in Sydney. The 39-year-old was joined after holing a putt on the 18th green by wife Melissa Jones and their three daughters as he clinched a one-stroke victory at The Australian Golf Club on Sunday. Jones, who is from Sydney, married his glamorous wife in 2012 and the pair have spent more than 11 years together. She was crowned Miss Idaho in 2009 and finished in the top 15 for the Miss USA pageant in the same year. Australian golfer Matt Jones embraced his former Miss Idaho wife as he was awarded his second Australian Open crown in Sydney Melissa Jones (pictured) was crowned Miss Idaho in 2009 and finished in the top 15 for the Miss USA pageant in the same year The Jones' are pictured with their daughters Victoria, Savannah, and Simone Rose In 2017, Ms Jones was named as one of the 'most beautiful women in golf' by … [Read more...] about Meet the glamorous WAG once crowned Miss Idaho and one of ‘The Most Beautiful Women in Golf’ after her husband took out the Australian Open for a second time