Australians Olympians banned from Copacabana Beach

AARON COOPER & DAVID SIMON Australian Chef de Mission Kitty Chiller has banned Australian athletes from popular Rio beaches Copacabana and Ipanema after dark following reports that American swimmer Ryan Lochte was robbed at … [Read more...]

Aussie girls win inaugural Sevens gold

    Australia have won the first ever Rugby Sevens Olympic Gold Medal following a 24-17 win over New Zealand in Rio. The Australians entered the contest as strong favourites following comprehensive group stage victories and a … [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...]

Brisbane delegation attends World Youth Day

JONATHON NOONE Staff and students from Brisbane’s Catholic Archdiocese are attending the closing day of the week long World Youth Day festival in Rio de Janeiro. Archbishop Mark Coleridge is accompanying staff and students from Brisbane … [Read more...]