Fighting for life: a refugees struggle for acceptance

DAVID SIMON When refugees are presented in the media throughout Australia, the adopted angles are those that present these people as hindrances and national security issues to this country. Seldom is the view taken that these people faced … [Read more...]

Lions vice-captian Dayne Zorko reaches 100 game milestone

DAVID SIMON Brisbane Lions vice-captain, Dayne Zorko will line up for his 100th game against Geelong this Sunday at the Gabba. In his milestone game, the 27-year-old never thought the opportunity would arise when he made his debut five … [Read more...]

PODCAST: In the sheds #2

Join David Simon and Aaron Cooper for all your latest in sport from Brisbane, Queensland and around the globe! … [Read more...]

Lions playing for pride as season draws to a close

DAVID SIMON & AARON COOPER Brisbane Lions coach Justin Leppitsch has insisted the Lions will not be taking this Saturday’s game against Carlton at the Gabba lightly as the embattled club looks to restore some pride. With two home games … [Read more...]

Premier announces review into parole operations

DAVID SIMON Queensland Premier, Anastasia Palaszczuk today announced a review into the operation of parole following the alleged murder of an 81-year-old woman in Townsville last month. Speaking at a press conference in Brisbane, the … [Read more...]

Windsor service station robbed by armed men

DAVID SIMON Police still haven't located two men following an armed robbery on Brisbane’s north side on the week end. Two men stormed a service station on Fuller Street in Windsor at 7.05pm Sunday evening, with one of the men threatening a … [Read more...]

Brisbane Lions breaking all the wrong records

DAVID SIMON The Brisbane Lions record breaking season continued on Saturday night against the Adelaide Crows. The only problem is, the boys from Brisbane are braking records for all the wrong reasons. Four records tumbled at the Adelaide … [Read more...]

Aussies favorites to take out 4x100m mens freestyle relay

DAVID SIMON The Australian men's 4x100m relay team qualified third fastest for the final at Rio this morning. The Aussies will start from lane three, with the Russians and the USA occupying lanes four and five respectively. The final will be … [Read more...]

PODCAST: In the Sheds


David Simon

David covers Brisbane sport for The Source, and always makes sure he is assigned the rugby league, cricket, rugby union and football. David is also interested in the ever changing landscape of Australian political reporting, as well as travelling … [Read more...]