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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Melbourne

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Three men found guilty of plotting Christmas terror attacks in Melbourne
The court was told the men had bought machetes and ingredients to make homemade bombs.
Melbourne stabbing rampage being treated as terrorist attack
One man was killed and two others were injured in the incident.
Great Famine commemoration to take place in Melbourne
Josepha Madigan said the event will give an opportunity to pay tribute to the young Irish women who travelled from workhouses here to Australia.
'A warrior for love, life and liberation': Tom Meagher's tribute to Jill on 10-year wedding anniversary
Jill had been living in Moreland, Melbourne when she was raped and murdered by Adrian Bayley in 2012.
Laois Aussie Rules star Zach Tuohy scores dramatic last-gasp winner for Geelong
The 28-year-old followed up an athletic mark with a composed kick in the dying seconds against Melbourne.
'AFL has such big resources that they are identifying players from the age of 12'
Rebels coaches Shaun Berne and Eoin Toolan outline the challenges rugby faces in Melbourne.
Analysis: 'You don't want to annoy Tadhg Furlong when he wants the ball!'
Ireland were adaptive and intelligent in taking their two tries on Saturday in Melbourne.
First win on Aussie soil since 1979 sends Ireland into series decider in Sydney
Joe Schmidt’s men were much improved as they drew level after a thrilling game in Melbourne.
Series on the line for Ireland in fascinating second Test in Melbourne
Joe Schmidt’s side are on the back foot after last weekend’s defeat to the Wallabies.
Munster's Scannell sprung into starting role to salvage frustrating season
The Cork man was only called up after Rory Best’s injury but now finds himself in the starting XV.
'Heartbreaking': Tributes paid to comedian who was killed as she walked home
Eurydice Dixon (22) was found dead in Melbourne.
Letter from Melbourne: Wallabies struggle for attention in AFL country
Joe Schmidt’s Ireland squad have been working towards rebounding on Saturday.
A first professional defeat but James Ryan's remarkable rise continues
The 21-year-old had another impressive outing against the Wallabies last weekend.
The former binman and theology student who has cracked the Wallabies
Brandon Paenga-Amosa had a remarkable rise over the last year.
'We’ll see what the good old-fashioned Irish ticker's about, won’t we?'
Ireland assistant coach Andy Farrell wants to see what the players are made of in Melbourne.
'They're pretty angry, grumbly, walking around like bears with sore heads'
Andy Farrell is looking for improvements from Ireland’s defence this weekend in Melbourne.
Earls must complete HIA protocols but team changes will strengthen Ireland
Joe Schmidt is set to bring back in the likes of Johnny Sexton, Tadhg Furlong and Garry Ringrose.
'Fatigue makes cowards of us all' - Kearney and Ireland look to bounce back
The Leinster man produced some uncharacteristic mistakes against the Wallabies.
Ireland under pressure in Melbourne but Schmidt feels they aren't far off
The Wallabies will be looking to wrap up a series success at AAMI Park on Saturday.
'We know it's going to get harder' - Cheika expects Ireland to improve
The Wallabies boss believes Ireland will be better with another week’s preparation under their belts.
Pope Francis' aide to stand trial on multiple sex abuse charges
Cardinal George Pell has denied the historic allegations.
Australian woman jailed after 'despicably' faking cancer treatment in order to fund party lifestyle
A court in Melbourne heard how Hanna Dickenson had needed money to further fund a party lifestyle.
'The knee is fine' - After injury ruined end of 2017, Nadal back ahead of Australian Open
The first Grand Slam of the year starts next Monday at Melbourne Park.
Cork All-Ireland winner Sheehan to stay in Melbourne and take on new Aussie Rules role
The 27-year-old has ended speculation about a possible return to GAA.
Man charged with 18 counts of attempted murder over Melbourne car attack
12 people remain in hospital, three of whom are in a critical condition.
Irish woman in stable condition after being injured in Melbourne car attack
Of the 20 people injured, three remain in a critical condition.
Irish person injured by car driven into crowd on busy street in Melbourne
The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance.
'No evidence to suggest terrorism' after car is driven into crowd in Melbourne
19 people have been injured, some critically, and two men have been arrested.
First gay weddings take place in Australia
The historic reforms were given royal assent on 8 December.
Brilliant young Galway football prospect set to embark on Aussie Rules career with Carlton
Cillian McDaid is to join to the Melbourne based club.
Ireland squad start countdown in Melbourne to Sunday's first game in Adelaide
Joe Kernan and his squad are getting set to face Australia.
Another town scraps Australia Day, as politician compares it to celebrating Holocaust
The annual holiday commemorates the arrival of the country’s first British settlers in 1788.
'Mystery critters' suspected of eating holes in boy's feet on Australian beach
The boy, Sam Kanizay, went for a short dip and emerged with bloody feet.
'Presumed innocence': Top Vatican cardinal denies all charges of child sex abuse on first appearance in court
Cardinal George Pell made the denials despite the fact no pleas were required to be entered on his first appearance in Australian court.
Tributes paid to Corkman who died in Australia after falling from a height
The 28-year-old was taken to a Melbourne city hospital on Sunday 16 July.
'A terrorist attack': Man dies in shootout with Australian police following siege
Yacqub Khayre killed one person, and took another hostage in the attack.
Possible terror link probed as police shoot dead hostage-taker in Melbourne
Three officers were injured as police stormed the building in the Brighton suburb.
Man who threatened to 'blow up' plane is wrestled to the floor by passengers
Passengers on the Malaysian Airlines flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur said they feared for their lives.