Small groups, led by passionate experts, have given Carol West a whole new perspective on her hometown, Melbourne.Saturday, 29 September, 2012, 11:50pm
About 3.5 million sq ft of space is expected to come on the market between now and 2015 in Australia's second-biggest city, analysts led by Lou Pirenc wrote in a report.10 Apr 2013 - 5:47am
Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, could possibly have the tallest building in the southern hemisphere after approval yesterday for a new 388-metre apartment and hotel complex.19 Mar 2013 - 3:16am
Formula One ringmaster Bernie Ecclestone said yesterday he would happily sign a contract for Melbourne to host the Grand Prix for 50 years, declaring "everybody loves Australia".27 Feb 2013 - 4:56am
China’s Li Na stormed into the final of the Australian Open on Thursday with a straight-sets upset win over Maria Sharapova, leaving her one victory away from her second major title.
Li, 30, defeated the world number two 6-2, 6-2 in 1hr 33min and will now meet the winner of Thursday’s second semi-final between world number one Victoria Azarenka and American teenager Sloane Stephens.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Meet me at Mike's was the name of a well-known but now defunct craft store in Melbourne, but its spirit lives on in this book.23 Sep 2012 - 10:26am
Melbourne, where home prices have fallen more than in any other major Australian city, may see further declines as a record number of new developments approved in the boom years hit the market.4 Sep 2012 - 11:45pm
Did last Tuesday's Melbourne Cup flag the beginning of the end for the dead-heat in horse racing?
When Dunaden and Red Cadeaux fought out the tightest finish in 150 years of Melbourne Cups, the naked eye and even slow motion replays would have left it at a dead-heat but modern technology was less forgiving.9 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
Some of the fillies seemed to be getting a bit restless and the stallions looked to be sweating up badly before the start.
None of them was actually running in the Melbourne Cup, of course. They were all dressed to impress at an unseasonally hot Happy Valley racecourse, where it was the Australian Association of Hong Kong's Melbourne Cup Day.2 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
What has happened to the Melbourne Cup has highlighted the double-edged sword of globalisation, familiar to the business world, but only just coming into focus for racing.2 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
The failure and abandonment of John Moore's Melbourne tilt with Mighty High and Silver Grecian shows again how tough it is to win overseas, and it seems to get even tougher when the horses and the staff with them are away for an extended period.26 Oct 2011 - 12:00am