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Russian national charged with US election interference

A Russian national has been charged with conspiring to interfere in the upcoming US midterm elections. The Justice Department claims the woman was involved in a sweeping effort to use social media to sway public opinion and spread ‘distrust towards candidates for US political office.’ It’s alleged the 44-year-old has …

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Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins ready for South Africa ODIs

Josh Hazlewood is unsure who will be vice-captain of Australia’s ODI side but fully confident he’ll be fit to face South Africa, having blown out the cobwebs while bowling for NSW’s second XI. The workloads of star pacemen Hazlewood and Pat Cummins, who haven’t played for Australia since the scandal-plagued …

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South Australian Lady Burra Brewhouse launches strawberry beer

In a gesture of support for Australian strawberry farmers, one brewer has launched a new strawberry beer. Lady Burra Brewhouse, a microbrewery in Adelaide city, released its Strawberries and Cream Beer yesterday. Lady Burra’s head brewer Eliot Kirby said the result is berry good. “We added 20kg of fresh strawberries …

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Change of seasons for Fremantle Festival

The word is out: Fremantle Festival, Australia’s longest-running festival, is moving from spring to winter for the first time in its 113-year history. “Intimate spaces, port history and cosy corners make Fremantle an ideal place for a winter festival,” Fremantle Mayor Brad Pettitt says. “We thought it was time to …

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