Hottest temperature in Australia since 1960 recorded in WA’s north as mercury soars to 50.7 degrees

The coastal town of Onslow is predicted to hit the highest temperatures over Thursday and Friday, around 49 degrees each day.

Source: Hottest temperature in Australia since 1960 recorded in WA’s north as mercury soars to 50.7 degrees

“We’re actually professional tennis players” immigration detainees say | The Shovel

“We came here to play the 2013 Australian Open. Sorry, we probably should’ve mentioned that at the time”.

Source: “We’re actually professional tennis players” immigration detainees say | The Shovel

Park Hotel detainees housed alongside Novak Djokovic describe ‘disgusting’ and ‘cruel’ conditions – ABC News

The detention of Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic at Melbourne’s infamous Park Hotel has inadvertently highlighted the plight of refugees and asylum seekers that have been locked away for up to nine years with no end in sight.

Source: Park Hotel detainees housed alongside Novak Djokovic describe ‘disgusting’ and ‘cruel’ conditions – ABC News

Migration’s impact on regional Australia is vital, but visas need to be forthcoming, agent warns – ABC News

Mohsin works at a supermarket in the middle of Australia, and has been in a protracted battle to secure a working visa. As some regional areas battle decline, one expert says making migration easier could be part of a solution.

Source: Migration’s impact on regional Australia is vital, but visas need to be forthcoming, agent warns – ABC News

Moving back to Australia mid-pandemic was like entering a time warp | Jacqueline Housden | The Guardian

After 18 years in the UK, my dreams of our new life had not included my mother bursting into work meetings holding a kilo of raw chicken

Source: Moving back to Australia mid-pandemic was like entering a time warp | Jacqueline Housden | The Guardian

Novak Djokovic, Tennis Superstar, to be Deported From Australia Over Vaccine Requirements

Djokovic is the No. 1 player in the world and nine-time Australian Open champion, including the last three years.

Source: Novak Djokovic, Tennis Superstar, to be Deported From Australia Over Vaccine Requirements