National News

Bennett guided me through slump: Murray

South Sydney star Cameron Murray has revealed how master coach Wayne Bennett helped him through a self-proclaimed slump as he backed up from State of Origin.

Aussies busted in Bali: other offenders

MELBOURNE NIGHT CLUB ORGANISERSTwo former Melbourne nightclub promoters are being held in Bali over reported links to a cocaine trafficking operation.

NZ says owning guns is not a right

New Zealand's government is planning further restrictions to gun ownership, emphasising that owning guns is a privilege and not a right.

French journos charged at Qld mine protest

A French journalist charged while covering a protest against Adani's Carmichael coal mine in northern Queensland says he and his crew were arrested without explanation.

Roosters snare youngster Flanagan for 2020

Young halfback Kyle Flanagan looms as the Sydney Roosters' long-term replacement for Cooper Cronk after announcing he'll join the NRL premiers from Cronulla next year.

Morrison stands by super rise plan

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says Australians won't miss out on a rise in the superannuation guarantee, despite coalition MPs agitating for the already-legislated plan to be axed.