New season, new stadium, same goal for the Brisbane Bandits

BENJAMIN SCOTT After missing the playoffs for the first three years of the Australian Baseball League, the Brisbane Bandits are hoping this is the year they can finally break through. This year will see the Bandits make a new home at a fully … [Read more...]

Brisbane Roar win opener in thrilling fashion

BENJAMIN SCOTT The Brisbane Roar have opened their 2013/2014 Hyundai A-League campaign with a comeback win over an understrength Phoenix in Wellington on Sunday. Brisbane found themselves down midway through the first half after a goal by Phoenix … [Read more...]

Ben Scott and Phil Harsant’s AFL Grand Final Preview

The Dockers and the Hawks are set to clash this Saturday in the AFL Grand Final. Here to tell you all about it are Ben Scott and Phil Harsant. Thanks to: Ashil Ranpara Faith Valencia Bevan Bache … [Read more...]

The 10 hour shift: campaigning the 2013 election

BENJAMIN SCOTT 7:30 - Preparations underway The political system. Everyone, whether they like it or not, in some way plays a part. Most play the part of the voter, some enjoy it, some don't, but everyone does it. But there is another group, much … [Read more...]

Ben Scott’s federal election wrap up

The Source political editor Ben Scott has his say in the aftermath of the federal election. Thanks to: Ashil Ranpara Matt Hardie Faith Valencia … [Read more...]

Labor old guard on hand for election push

BENJAMIN SCOTT Former Prime Minister Bob Hawke believes a concerted effort by all Labor Party supporters is needed for Labor to retain government. Speaking at an event in Beenleigh in support of Labor Party candidates Peter Beattie (Forde) and … [Read more...]

Australian college baseball player killed in drive-by shooting in US

BENJAMIN SCOTT A young Australian baseball player attending college has been gunned down in a seemingly random act of violence in Duncan Oklahoma. Chris Lane who was studying at East Central University on a baseball scholarship was murdered by … [Read more...]

English Premier League Preview

BENJAMIN SCOTT After what can be considered the shortest off season of any sporting competition, the Barclays Premier League kicked off again this weekend. For the first time since 1986 last year's champions Manchester United will be managed by … [Read more...]

Brumbies fall at last hurdle in Super Rugby final

BENJAMIN SCOTT The Chiefs have won back-to-back Super Rugby titles after defeating the ACT Brumbies 27-22 in a thrilling fashion last Saturday night. Tagged as 'underdogs' going into the game, the Brumbies proved why they should be in finals as … [Read more...]

ALP flags possible boot camp for young dole seekers

BENJAMIN SCOTT The Sydney Morning Herald has attained a copy of a possible policy by the Federal Government to implement a boot camp for young people to qualify for the dole. The proposal, called The Youth Start Boot Camp, would be aimed at … [Read more...]