Reinstated coach Shane Flanagan says he will "definitely" return to former NRL club Cronulla but can't see it happening any time soon.
Anyone hitting the road these school holidays had better fill up quick, with petrol prices already at a four-month high expected to rise again this weekend.
Russia will miss the World Athletics Championships for the second time in a row after the sport's governing body extended the ban against country's federation on Monday.
The chief executive of Darwin's only Aboriginal-owned health organisation has described cashless welfare cards as "dangerous and harmful" and warned against plans to expand their use nationally at a Senate inquiry.
The NRL could consider bringing the five-minute sin-bin back from the dead in a bid to better manage foul play from next season.
A teenage Rural Fire Service volunteer has been charged with lighting fires at night in Queensland.
Retired superstar Billy Slater says Melbourne's rookie fullback Ryan Papenhuyzen needs to forget he's playing against Sydney Roosters ace James Tedesco in Saturday's NRL preliminary final.
A rise in wholesale petrol prices means drivers could be feeling the pinch at the bowser as school holidays begin.
Canberra coach Ricky Stuart has praised South Sydney mentor Wayne Bennett ahead of their NRL preliminary final on Friday.
Barnaby Joyce claims he sent "heaps" of reports to the prime minister during his time as drought envoy.