SA Covid update: Thousands of new Covid cases reported

This article is unlocked and free to read in the interest of community health and safety. Get full digital access to trusted news from The Advertiser and Messenger with our great introductory offer. Drive-through testing sites will be scrapped and free RATs offered to all South Australians as the state reaches the peak of its … Read more

Powerball results: $160m lotto jackpot winning numbers draw 1380

Thursday night’s $160m Powerball draw could create the biggest lotto multimillionaire in Australian history. So what could you buy with that incredible fortune? We’ve created an ultra-indulgent shopping list based on a $160m budget – let the extravagance begin! ■ Get the $160m Powerball draw 1380 winning numbers here from 8.45pm SA time on Thursday … Read more

Adelaide weather: Flash flood warnings in Riverland, Mid-North

This article is unlocked and free to read in the interest of community safety. Get full digital access to trusted news from The Advertiser and Messenger with our great introductory offer. Heavy rainfall has triggered flashing flooding, road closures and warnings of rising rivers – with more rain coming. Rivers and creeks are rising across … Read more

Victoria floods: Echuca braces for Murray River peak

Echuca residents say their fate is in the hands of the weather gods as the Victorian town braces for its biggest test of the floods crisis. It comes as councils in flood ravaged areas prepare for another mammoth task – safely disposing of nearly one million sandbags that could be contaminated. An “evacuate immediately” order … Read more

Flash flood warnings in Mid-North and Riverland amid heavy rainfall

This article is unlocked and free to read in the interest of community safety. Get full digital access to trusted news from The Advertiser and Messenger with our great introductory offer. Heavy rainfall on Sunday has triggered flashing flooding, road closures and warnings of rising rivers – with more rain coming. Rivers and creeks are … Read more

Victorian floods: Insurance claims blowout amid flood devastation

Nervous Greater Shepparton residents are on edge as they hope insurance companies will approve their claims following the region’s devastating floods. According to the Insurance Council of Australia, insurers had received more than 6700 claims from Victorians related to this month’s floods as of Friday. And state’s flood emergency is not over yet, with residents … Read more

Vic floods update: Shepparton, Echuca brace for river peak

The riverside towns and cities hit by Victoria’s worst flooding in decades in the face of a potential second wave of devastation from widespread rain forecast for much of the state this week. The wet weather is expected to hit just as the waters at the worst-hit regional towns and cities are expected to start … Read more

Victoria’s flood crisis could last weeks

Several towns and cities in the firing line of Victoria’s flood crisis were on Saturday night rising waters as authorities warned the bat state could experience “some of the largest evacuations ever seen”. From Shepparton to Echuca, communities came together on Saturday as friends and strangers selflessly did what they could to help their neighbours. … Read more

Adelaide’s ugliest houses: Instagram page reveals questionable homes

This article is unlocked for everyone to read. Get full digital access to trusted news from The Advertiser and Messenger with our great introductory offer. They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder – or, in the case of this Instagram page, the homeowner. Ugly Adelaide Houses, run under the moniker Frank Gehrysh … Read more

Saturday Lotto results: $20m megadraw 4285 winning numbers | X Lotto, TattsLotto, Gold Lotto

A $20m Saturday lotto superdraw will be held tonight, August 13 – just two weeks after the last $30m megadraw created 14 new multi-millionaires. Because the odds of winning Saturday lotto are much higher than Powerball or OzLotto (one in 8.14 million compared to one in 134.49m and one in 62.89m), the draw is likely … Read more