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#Brisbane

# brisbane - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Wallabies captain James Horwill cleared of stamping charge
# Lions
From The42
# Lions

Wallabies captain James Horwill cleared of stamping charge

Jul 2nd 2013, 6:47 AM 5,269 Views 25 Comments

Horwill will now play the must-win third and final Test against the Lions in Sydney on Saturday.

# brisbane - Monday 24 June, 2013

Lions blow as Paul O'Connell ruled out of tour
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Lions blow as Paul O'Connell ruled out of tour

Jun 24th 2013, 2:07 AM 16,871 Views 32 Comments

It’s been confirmed that the Irish lock suffered a broken arm during the game with Australia on Saturday.

# brisbane - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Tom Court called into Lions squad as Paul O'Connell's tour is put in doubt
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

Tom Court called into Lions squad as Paul O'Connell's tour is put in doubt

Jun 23rd 2013, 12:54 PM 18,181 Views 58 Comments

The Munster lock suffered an arm injury in yesterday’s Test victory over the Wallabies.

# brisbane - Saturday 22 June, 2013

Match report: Lions scrape past battered Wallabies in Suncorp thriller
# 1-0
From The42
# 1-0

Match report: Lions scrape past battered Wallabies in Suncorp thriller

Jun 22nd 2013, 1:53 PM 3,518 Views 0 Comments

Kurtley Beale had two late opportunities to win the game for the hosts, but fell short.

How the Lions rated in their narrow win over the Wallabies
# Marks Out Of 10
From The42
# Marks Out Of 10

How the Lions rated in their narrow win over the Wallabies

Jun 22nd 2013, 1:15 PM 26,571 Views 96 Comments

The tourists did just enough to edge a terrific game down under.

Irish Lions supporters crack out amazing 'Waltzing O'Driscoll' flag Down Under
# Tricolour Dreamboat
From The42
# Tricolour Dreamboat

Irish Lions supporters crack out amazing 'Waltzing O'Driscoll' flag Down Under

Jun 22nd 2013, 9:56 AM 15,020 Views 20 Comments

Lions fans will be hoping for yet another virtuoso display from the Irishman.

'Nauseating. Terrifying. The pinnacle of your career' -- Former Lions on First Test thrill
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

'Nauseating. Terrifying. The pinnacle of your career' -- Former Lions on First Test thrill

Jun 22nd 2013, 8:01 AM 7,610 Views 11 Comments

David Wallace and Shane Byrne share their experiences of making Lions Test debuts in South Africa and New Zealand.

Breakfast with Lions: Sympathy for Quade and Sean's message for the haters out there
# Game Day
From The42
# Game Day

Breakfast with Lions: Sympathy for Quade and Sean's message for the haters out there

Jun 22nd 2013, 7:00 AM 3,732 Views 0 Comments

It’s not a proper tour until Simon Zebo sings. Time to get this thing going, so.

# brisbane - Friday 21 June, 2013

David Wallace: 'Real deal' Zebo could miss his Test chance once Bowe returns
# Column
From The42
# Column

David Wallace: 'Real deal' Zebo could miss his Test chance once Bowe returns

Jun 21st 2013, 12:00 PM 9,913 Views 15 Comments

The former Ireland and Lions flanker feels Warren Gatland did a disservice to Andrew Trimble and Tim Visser by selecting Shane Williams on Tuesday.

# brisbane - Thursday 20 June, 2013

'O'Brien didn't put a foot wrong but has to watch from the stands' -- Shane Byrne
# Column
From The42
# Column

'O'Brien didn't put a foot wrong but has to watch from the stands' -- Shane Byrne

Jun 20th 2013, 5:30 PM 8,601 Views 5 Comments

The former Ireland and Lions hooker feels Warren Gatland has made a horses for courses selection in Dan Lydiate.

Beast behind St Patrick's Day massacre says Wallabies are brown bread
# New Yawk
From The42
# New Yawk

Beast behind St Patrick's Day massacre says Wallabies are brown bread

Jun 20th 2013, 2:21 PM 3,806 Views 1 Comment

Alex Corbisiero has a history of mincing Aussies, just ask Tom Court.

Lions scrumhalf Mike Phillips on shutting down Wallaby wizard Will Genia
# Magic Mike
From The42
# Magic Mike

Lions scrumhalf Mike Phillips on shutting down Wallaby wizard Will Genia

Jun 20th 2013, 1:15 PM 2,131 Views 1 Comment

“Things seem to tick off him,” remarks the Welshman, who teams up with Jonny Sexton on Saturday.

Heaslip the hero but Murray and O'Brien desperately unlucky to miss Lions cut
# Love Eight
From The42
# Love Eight

Heaslip the hero but Murray and O'Brien desperately unlucky to miss Lions cut

Jun 20th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,298 Views 14 Comments

The Ireland captain has gone from an original squad outsider to Warren Gatland’s first choice at the back of the pack.

Genia and O'Connor team up as Australia name side for Lions Test
# Wallabies
From The42
# Wallabies

Genia and O'Connor team up as Australia name side for Lions Test

Jun 20th 2013, 12:26 AM 2,455 Views 2 Comments

Robbie Deans has named three debutants in a starting XV to be captained by lock James Horwill.

# brisbane - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Lions fans unite: Braveheart, dragon, knight and... a leprechaun
# United Nations
From The42
# United Nations

Lions fans unite: Braveheart, dragon, knight and... a leprechaun

Jun 19th 2013, 2:30 PM 2,918 Views 1 Comment

We really must think of a more warrior-like national icon to dress up as.

# brisbane - Monday 17 June, 2013

“Jeanie, this is really going to be something” – First Test buzz building for BO’D
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

“Jeanie, this is really going to be something” – First Test buzz building for BO’D

Jun 17th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,746 Views 2 Comments

The inspirational Irishman caught up with former Wallaby scrumhalf George Gregan in Sydney.

# brisbane - Friday 7 June, 2013

Former Munster coach Tony McGahan praises fast and furious Lions
# Once A Red...
From The42
# Once A Red...

Former Munster coach Tony McGahan praises fast and furious Lions

Jun 7th 2013, 3:21 PM 2,136 Views 0 Comments

The Aussie, now coaching coordinator with the Wallabies, hopes Queensland Reds can front up to the tourists in Brissbane.

# brisbane - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Digby Ioane knee op forces Wallabies rethink on wing
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

Digby Ioane knee op forces Wallabies rethink on wing

May 22nd 2013, 11:54 AM 1,401 Views 1 Comment

The break-dancer is broken.

# brisbane - Friday 8 March, 2013

Australian police arrest gunman involved in shopping centre threat
# Queensland
# Queensland

Australian police arrest gunman involved in shopping centre threat

Mar 8th 2013, 10:17 AM 5,531 Views 6 Comments

The suspect was shot with rubber bullets and has been taken to hospital.

# brisbane - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Australians clean up after floods
# Floods
# Floods

Australians clean up after floods

Jan 30th 2013, 10:09 AM 3,111 Views 6 Comments

As the clean-up begins, some residents complained about dwindling food supplies.

# brisbane - Monday 28 January, 2013

Four dead, dramatic rooftop rescues in Australia floods
# Australia
# Australia

Four dead, dramatic rooftop rescues in Australia floods

Jan 28th 2013, 1:17 PM 6,413 Views 2 Comments

Some Queensland residents are experiencing their third flood in two years.

# brisbane - Friday 4 January, 2013

Pick 6: featuring FA Cup action an L.A story and much, much more
# Pick 6
From The42
# Pick 6

Pick 6: featuring FA Cup action an L.A story and much, much more

Jan 4th 2013, 6:50 PM 1,279 Views 0 Comments

In which six of our writers answer the questions that nobody has even asked.

# brisbane - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Don't look down: It’s Warren G’s slippery Lions ladder
# Power Rankings
From The42
# Power Rankings

Don't look down: It’s Warren G’s slippery Lions ladder

Dec 5th 2012, 3:12 PM 2,045 Views 3 Comments

Them Welsh lads would want to pull their socks up if they still want to go to Australia this summer.

# brisbane - Monday 22 October, 2012

Careful now: It's Warren G's slippery Lions ladder
# Power Rankings
From The42
# Power Rankings

Careful now: It's Warren G's slippery Lions ladder

Oct 22nd 2012, 11:36 AM 1,699 Views 3 Comments

Everything a Lions coach needs to size up the international season without putting his ankles at risk.

# brisbane - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Wallabies end All Blacks' winning run in draw
# Bledisloe Cup
From The42
# Bledisloe Cup

Wallabies end All Blacks' winning run in draw

Oct 20th 2012, 1:01 PM 1,053 Views 0 Comments

It was all square in Brisbane after a thrilling finale with Dan Carter missing a last-gasp drop goal attempt.

# brisbane - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Wallaby Beale in court on assault charge
# Court
From The42
# Court

Wallaby Beale in court on assault charge

Jul 24th 2012, 9:34 AM 790 Views 0 Comments

The Melbourne Rebels star was allegedly involved in an altercation with a security guard.

# brisbane - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

'Blind drunk' tourists fined $1,000 for stealing penguin from theme park
# Fish Food
From The Daily Edge
# Fish Food

'Blind drunk' tourists fined $1,000 for stealing penguin from theme park

May 2nd 2012, 2:07 PM 5,090 Views 17 Comments

Rhys Owen Jones, 21, and Keri Mules, 20, pleaded guilty to stealing a penguin from an Australian Sea World last month.

# brisbane - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Australian bank manager: ‘Irish revolutionaries made me rob my own branch’
# Green Revolution?
From The Daily Edge
# Green Revolution?

Australian bank manager: ‘Irish revolutionaries made me rob my own branch’

Nov 22nd 2011, 8:42 AM 3,675 Views 11 Comments

John Thomas Forrester, 51, said he had been carjacked by two men and injected with poison to force him to rob $40,000 from his bank in Queensland.

# brisbane - Friday 4 November, 2011

In pictures: Ireland reclaim the Cormac McAnallen Cup in Brisbane
# Cup Of Cheer
From The42
# Cup Of Cheer

In pictures: Ireland reclaim the Cormac McAnallen Cup in Brisbane

Nov 4th 2011, 1:12 PM 848 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Tohill’s men won the second Test and with it the International Rules Series this morning.

That awkward moment when Kieran Donaghy pulls your shorts down on TV
# Short Story
From The42
# Short Story

That awkward moment when Kieran Donaghy pulls your shorts down on TV

Nov 4th 2011, 12:31 PM 2,028 Views 1 Comment

The Kerry forward embarrassed Laois native and Carlton prospect Zach Touhy after the Series win earlier.

# brisbane - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

House fire in Australia kills 11 people
# Australia
# Australia

House fire in Australia kills 11 people

Aug 24th 2011, 2:05 PM 179 Views 0 Comments

Eleven people, including eight children, have been killed in a devastating house fire in Queensland, Australia.

# brisbane - Monday 18 April, 2011

View from Oz: another stalemate in the oval From The42
Live Apr 18th 2011, 11:07 AM

View from Oz: another stalemate in the oval

# brisbane - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Hotel prices in Dublin fall in response to economic downturn
# Tourism
# Tourism

Hotel prices in Dublin fall in response to economic downturn

Feb 22nd 2011, 2:16 PM 1,099 Views 0 Comments

Room rates fell sharply in Dublin as they did in many other popular destinations around the world.

# brisbane - Monday 7 February, 2011

In photos: Australia's summer of disasters
# Australia
# Australia

In photos: Australia's summer of disasters

Feb 7th 2011, 11:57 AM 1,243 Views 0 Comments

Australia has been struck by tropical storms, heavy flooding and bushfires over the past two months.

# brisbane - Monday 31 January, 2011

Queensland braces for Cyclone Yasi and further flooding
# Australia
# Australia

Queensland braces for Cyclone Yasi and further flooding

Jan 31st 2011, 12:20 PM 876 Views 0 Comments

Storm expected to strike northern Australian coast on Wednesday night, and could bring further significant rainfall for flood-struck region.

# brisbane - Friday 14 January, 2011

Brisbane begins clean-up after €15bn flooding
# Australia
# Australia

Brisbane begins clean-up after €15bn flooding

Jan 14th 2011, 3:31 PM 456 Views 0 Comments

Citizens chip in as the epic clean-up begins, as homes and streets remain caked in thick brown mud.

# brisbane - Wednesday 12 January, 2011

Brisbane evacuations expected to reach thousands (Video)
# Brisbane
# Brisbane

Brisbane evacuations expected to reach thousands (Video)

Jan 12th 2011, 10:20 AM 1,325 Views 0 Comments

Evacuations, including animals from shelters and areas affected by the flooding, continue as Brisbane braces for waters to peak.

# brisbane - Tuesday 11 January, 2011

Worsening Australian floods spark Brisbane evacuations (Video)
# Australia
# Australia

Worsening Australian floods spark Brisbane evacuations (Video)

Jan 11th 2011, 8:08 AM 614 Views 0 Comments

Flash flooding has killed at least nine people, but with 66 missing, Australia’s Prime Minister warns the death toll is likely to rise.

# brisbane - Thursday 25 November, 2010

First blood to Aussies in The Ashes
# The Ashes
From The42
# The Ashes

First blood to Aussies in The Ashes

Nov 25th 2010, 4:43 PM 98 Views 0 Comments

The Pommies take a beating in Brisbane.