Alastair Clarkson as Essendon coach would be irresistible, says Garry Lyon, North Melbourne offer, Ben Rutten contract

Essendon appears to have activated Operation ‘Get Clarko’. And of the options now before Alastair Clarkson, the Bombers loom as perhaps the best and most suitable landing spot for him – a stunning prospect for the Kangaroos, who days ago thought they had their No. 1 candidate all to themselves. Raise your finger to judge … Read more

EDFL Women’s Premier Division, Preliminary Finals cancelled, Oak Park vs Westmeadows, kicked out of final

Two teams have been kicked out of the final of a footy league in the suburbs of Melbourne, with the losers of the semi-finals advancing to the grand final after a match was canceled for safety reasons. The Essendon District Football League (EDFL) confirmed on Monday evening that Oak Park and Westmeadows have been disqualified … Read more

AFL 2022 Ben Rutten fired as Bombers coach; Essendon board meeting, Alastair Clarkson, Paul Brasher, video

Essendon coach Ben Rutten could be fired today after the club held a second board meeting within 24 hours. 3AWs Neil Mitchell reports that there is a strong belief that Rutten will not coach the final round of the season with assistant Daniel Giansiracusa to take charge of the team. However, other longtime AFL journalists … Read more

AFL 2022: Melbourne Beats Carlton, Kysaiah Pickett Goal, Video, Final Race, Ladder

Melbourne has broken the hearts of Carlton fans by snatching victory from defeat in the last 15 seconds. The Blues had their first place in the final since 2013, leading by one point in the dying seconds as Melbourne shot forward. Watch every blockbuster AFL game Live & Ad-Break Free In-Play on Kayo this weekend. … Read more

Scores, updates, statistics, video, stream, result, news, blog

Adelaide has endured periods of fierce North Melbourne dominance, taking its third straight win in a late season flurry – 15.13 (103) to 10.14 (74). The Kangaroos seemed inspired by the return of star Ben Cunnington for his first game of the season but missed opportunities and a spate of injuries in the second half … Read more

The rising crisis could have reached its peak as vacancy rates rise in some areas and rents fall

Since the pandemic first began to have a significant impact on the Australian economy nearly two and a half years ago, events have developed very differently from what you might expect at first glance. Rather than result in falling asset prices and rising unemployment, the country has instead seen everything from Pokémon cards to used … Read more

AFL 2022: Max King fired, Brisbane Lions beat St Kilda, final, ladder

St Kilda had everything to play for against the Brisbane Lions on Friday night, but they shot themselves in the foot repeatedly. A thrilling third quarter saw them come back to life and take the Lions to the sword. But when it mattered most, they fell apart. Watch every blockbuster AFL game Live & Ad-Break … Read more

Australian company has collapsed 50 percent since April, Creditorwatch notes

It’s no secret that there has been a “massive rise” in the number of bankrupt Australian companies, but new findings show they are up a staggering 50 percent since April. The construction industry has been through a special crisis with dozens of companies going under this year, but everything from multibillion-dollar tech startups to grocery … Read more

St Kilda Saints v Brisbane Lions, Marvel Stadium, live blog, match report, analysis, preview, teams, photos, videos

St Kilda will need a win over Brisbane on Friday night to keep their hopes of the final alive but they will be without inspiring center back Dan Hannebery. The Saints (11-9, 101.1%) have cautiously approached the veteran after he bruised his ankle in last week’s loss to Geelong. Brisbane (14-6, 124.2%) has his own … Read more

Melbourne construction company Blint Builders collapses over $1M to 50 creditors

A Melbourne builder has collapsed with about $1 million in debt outstanding to 50 creditors, according to the liquidators. The construction company called Blint Builders went into voluntary liquidation after revealed that a number of homeowners were experiencing a “terrible” amount of stress from pouring hundreds of thousands of dollars into semi-finished homes that … Read more