He has won a Melbourne Cup, Cox Plate and a Victoria Derby, but Michael Rodd concedes he might be down to his last roll of the spring carnival dice just as the Flemington carnival warms up.
A Melbourne woman has been detained in Mexico for almost a week after she was locked up for travelling without a visa.
How they ran on Saturday, and where to now for the spring stars.
An American school teacher, who went 'back to school' for two days to see what it was like, says she was so exhausted by day's end that she couldn't do anything mentally stimulating.
Sydney is headed for two consecutive days of 30-plus degree weather on Sunday and Monday, while temperatures are set to reach the mid thirties out west.
The Sydney Kings have thrown their support behind import Josh Childress after ugly forearm incident against Perth Wildcats.
The opposition says it still has "anxieties" over the controversial policy of turning back asylum seeker boats but says it "might" continue the practice in Government if Indonesia backed the idea and has vowed to never let the boats "flow again under Labor".
Former Wallabies skipper James Horwill is understood to be on the verge of signing a deal that will see him join English Premiership club Harlequins
Industry Minster Ian Macfarlane says large scale renewable energy projects will be "more than accommodated" under a reduced renewable energy target, as the government negotiates with Labor over the RET.
Mini princesses, several princes, Royal Ice Masters, and one reindeer descended on the Richmond Regent Theatre.
There was rides, face painting, a chocolate wheel, karate demonstrations and vintage cars at Freemans Reach Public School ...
There were plenty of demonstrations at the Richmond TAFE Open Day, as potential students discovered more about courses ...
2014 Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Chris O'Brien Lifehouse