Royal Commission told Catholic clergy did not discuss the issue of sexual abuse until the late 80s
A Catholic Bishop from northern New South Wales has told an inquiry into child sexual abuse the issue has only been discussed amongst the clergy in recent times.
Hunter rescue helicopter service to team up with Lismore
The Hunter-based rescue helicopter service is moving closer to a massive expansion of its operations as it seeks to become a new super-base.
Bishop says NSW Anglican Church was harsh with child sex abuse victims
A bishop has admitted to the Royal Commission into child sexual abuse that the Anglican Church was harsh in its dealing with victims from a children's home in northern New South Wales.
Child abuse victim 'manipulated' by Anglican Church
The royal commission into child sexual abuse has heard a former resident of a children's home in northern New South Wales felt intimidated and manipulated when she raised allegations of abuse with the Anglican Church.
Girl Power At Tasmanian Karting Championships
Lismore teenager Natasha Herne and Hobart's Gemma Wyllie were victorious in the Junior National Heavy and Senior National categories respectively.