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Sunrise hosts Natalie Barr and David Koch 'are worried about a rat in their ranks at Channel Seven' after Rebecca Maddern's off-air spray at Novak Djokovic was leaked by external staffer
Despite the source of the leak coming from outside the network, Seven insiders say the Djokovic scandal has spread 'far and wide' beyond just the Melbourne newsroom
Humiliating moment Novak Djokovic and his entourage land in Dubai after being banned from Australia as Serbia ERUPTS - and the HUGE cloud that will hang over whoever wins the Open
The Serbian tennis star posed for selfies with staff and fans as he moved through the airport after he was kicked out of Australia over the visa row.
While talking about money with your partner might be awkward at first, Victoria Devine, from Melbourne, said it's necessary and believes couples should split the rent based on their individual salaries.
Remember me? Bikini-clad Real Housewives of Sydney's Matty Samaei, 47, debuts her sexy transformation five years after starring on the series
She was known as the peacemaker between the warring women on the Real Housewives of Sydney.
Australian Open commentator and four-time Grand Slam winner Jim Courier DESTROYS anti-vaxxer Novak Djokovic for the damage he's done to tennis
The 51-year-old - who is commentating on his 18th Australian Open this year - said the tennis world would be in a better place if the unvaccinated star had stayed in Serbia and not flown to Australia.
Your New Year inspiration: Mum-of-four reveals how she lost 10kg in just 12 WEEKS - and she still enjoys pizza and pastries
Candy Warburton, 40, from Melbourne , weighed 83kg when she decided to take charge of her health and try and reach her 'goal weight' of 75kg.
The luckiest loser in sport: How world No.150 is now bizarrely at the top of the Australian Open draw as Novak Djokovic is deported - and how he never even dreamed of playing tennis
Unheralded Italian who once dreamed of being a Formula 1 driver has been thrust into the spotlight as the replacement in the Australian Open draw for the deported Novak Djokovic.
American expat is shocked over his mate's way of peeling a boiled egg: 'Is this an Australian thing?'
An American expat has been shocked after sharing how his Australian friend cracks open hard boiled eggs - sparking a debate online.
New balls please! Emma Raducanu swaps tennis for soccer and Australian rules... but she's too late to help England's cricketers
Ahead of this week's Australian Open in Melbourne, Emma Raducanu found time yesterday to try her hand with an Aussie rules ball and have a kickabout with a football.
MARTIN SAMUEL: Andy Murray is enjoying a remarkable revival in the twilight of his career as he returns to the scene of his emotional 'retirement' speech at the Australian Open... but three years on, he's crying tears of joy
MARTIN SAMUEL: Few men get to read their own obituaries. Andy Murray did. His were written in Melbourne three years ago, when it was believed he had played his last game of pro tennis.
Adelaide believe captain Chelsea Randall has avoided serious injury after a scare during her AFLW side's 13-point victory over North Melbourne.
The feats of captain Hayley Miller and a second-term purple patch have propelled Fremantle to a 32-point AFLW win against GWS.
In keeping their finals hopes alive, the sixth-placed Stars blasted past the Heat's modest 6-149 with 37 balls to spare on Sunday night
A cloud of uncertainty has been lifted from the Australian Open, clearing the way for local favourite Ash Barty to shine on the opening day.
War of the WAGs: Rebecca Judd and Nadia Bartel's influencer earnings are revealed - so who gets the biggest payday?
They are the reigning queens of the Melbourne WAG scene - even though, strictly speaking, only one of them is still married to a football player
Peng Shuai has all-but disappeared since her sexual assault claim against a senior Chinese politician, with each attempt to suggest all is well less convincing than the last... will we ever know what fate REALLY befell the tennis star?
DANIEL MATTHEWS: Last weekend marked 67 days since the Chinese player accused Zhang Gaoli - the country's former vice-premier - of sexual assault. In that time, Peng has all-but disappeared.
Lawyer, 32, makes $10,000 in four weeks after starting a 'side hustle' selling BEESWAX wrap as an alternative to plastic cling wrap
A Melbourne lawyer has created her own eco-friendly alternative to cling wrap using beeswax in a bid to reduce the amount of plastic waste entering oceans and landfill.
OUT! Novak Djokovic becomes target of mocking memes after his visa bid to remain in Australia is officially rejected
As the final nail was hammered into the Djoker's coffin, social media exploded with memes as people on both sides of the argument reacted to the divisive debacle.
Why Novak Djokovic's legal battle 'means ANYONE with 'undesirable' political views could be booted out of Australia' - after the tennis no.1 was declared an 'anti-vaxx icon' by the government
Novak Djokovic will be deported from Australia after losing his final court battle on Sunday to stay in Melbourne and compete in the Australian Open.
OUT! Novak Djokovic becomes target of mocking memes after his visa bid to remain in Australia is officially rejected
As the final nail was hammered into the Djoker's coffin this morning, social media exploded with memes as people on both sides reacted to the conclusion of the divisive saga.
The Block's Shaynna Blaze positively glows as she leads the star-studded arrivals at the opening of Jagged Little Pill in Melbourne
The stars came out for the opening of Jagged Little Pill in Melbourne on Sunday.
Top-ranking radio host left furious as he tests positive to Covid-19 and is forced to miss his breakfast show: 'I'm banished to the bedroom'
On Sunday, Christian O'Connell revealed he's sadly set to miss the start of the radio year this week after testing positive to Covid-19.
Dan Andrews issues BRUTAL message for Novak Djokovic as tennis legend prepares to be deported from Australia after losing 11th hour legal bid
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has sent some brutal words of advice to Novak Djokovic as the tennis superstar is set to be deported from Australia after losing his bid for a visa in Federal Court.
Game, set and match for Australia! Deported Djokovic jets out of Melbourne Airport on an Emirates flight to Dubai just hours after anti-vax tennis star lost last-ditch visa appeal to compete in the Australian Open
The Serb, who arrived at the airport less than three hours following the judges' ruling, left the country on an Emirates flight from Melbourne to Dubai shortly after 10.30pm local time (11.30am GMT).
Nick Kyrgios shares a sweet kiss with new girlfriend Costeen Hatzi during a practice session for the Australian Open after recovering from Covid
It appears the couple's blossoming romance is certainly heating up, as the duo were spotted sharing a smooch together during a practice session for the Australian Open over the weekend.
Tammin Sursok reveals horrific conditions at trashed Airbnb rental - with her family fleeing in the night to a hotel from the 'haunted' property
Tammin Sursok has detailed her horrific stay in a run down Airbnb rental property.
Novak Djokovic is deported from Australia after being ushered to the airport under heavy police guard - as fans react with fury over the tennis star's treatment amid visa debacle
The 20-time Grand Slam champion had his appeal heard in the Federal Court on Sunday morning in a last ditch attempt to stay and compete for the title.
Busy mum reveals how to make your bathroom sparkle in three simple steps and you'll never guess what she uses to banish bad smells
A mum-of-two, popular for posting home hack videos, has revealed how she leaves her bathroom spotless and sparkling with just three simple steps.
EXCLUSIVE: Sam Wood is The Bachelor's $10 million man as the reality TV hunk amasses an enormous real estate portfolio across Victoria
Sam Wood has amassed a $10 million real estate portfolio off the back of his time as the franchise's most successful leading man.
Nick Kyrgios blasts Australia for treating Novak Djokovic 'like a weapon of mass destruction' and hopes the world No.1 wins the Open - but Rafael Nadal insists no player is bigger than tennis
Nick Kyrgios said the Australian government's handling of Novak Djokovic was 'embarrassing' as he continues to support the Serbian amid his ongoing visa battle.
Celebrity fitness trainer Jono Castano breaks his silence after his shock split from wife-of-three-years Amy was revealed
Jono Castano has broken his silence amid reports he has split from wife Amy following three years of marriage.
Designer duo open up the doors to their VERY edgy apartment styled with re-purposed furniture, rainbow art and quirky sculptures - as they admit they're simply 'adults who don't want to grow up'
Creative duo Josh Jessup and Matt Moss moved from a tiny Sydney studio to a Melbourne apartment which they decked with sculptures and artwork they designed.
Emma Raducanu 'just happy to have a swing' at the Australian Open as British sensation gears up for first round
US Open champion or not, Emma Raducanu will try and employ her New York philosophy as she tackles the Australian Open this week. Of course, this year, it will be different this time in Melbourne.
Novak Djokovic sweats it out as decision on his deportation order could be made as late as tomorrow morning - as lawyers argue the anti-vaxxer's presence in Australia 'poses an overwhelming risk'
Lawyers for the world No.1 will argue the federal government had no grounds to cancel his visa for a second time.
Inside Australia's most scandalous hot mic moments that were NEVER meant to air... after Seven newsreader Rebecca Maddern's explosive leaked rant about Novak Djokovic
Two Seven News Melbourne presenters were caught this week criticising world No. 1 Novak Djokovic over his visa debacle in a hot mic rant that leaked online on Wednesday
Two art experts have claimed a lost renaissance painting now valued at an eye-watering $25 million could be sitting perched on the wall of a suburban Melbourne home.
Nick Kyrgios says he's now good mates with former rival Novak Djokovic - and promises to rent a house for a 'f**king nuts' post-Australian Open party with the Serb superstar
Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has stunned many of his social media followers by declaring he now enjoys a 'bromance' with under-fire world number one Novak Djokovic.
Emma Raducanu says her powerful Nike advert 'speaks for itself' as she hits back at critics in the wake of her historic US Open triumph... with the British teenager now hoping to let her tennis do the talking in Australia
Emma Raducanu has responded to her critics in a defiant new advert for Nike. Raducanu, who begins her Australian Open campaign on Tuesday, says the advert sums up how she feels.
Tennis star Novak Djokovic is sent back to notorious immigration detention hotel as visa battle rumbles on and Australian officials declare him a threat to public order who could spark 'civil unrest'
Having once failed to deport Djokovic from the country, Australia's conservative government is trying again, calling the tennis star a threat to public order who could spark 'civil unrest'.
Novak Djokovic is sent back to notorious immigration detention hotel after having a WIN in court as angry tennis superstars voice their frustration over world number one's visa scandal
Novak Djokovic has been seen returning to immigration detention after his visa was again cancelled, as top players took swipes at the unvaccinated champion.
Aussies could soon be hit with ANOTHER food shortage as McDonald's and KFC suffer a huge blow to their supply of hot chips
Fast food lovers are bracing for disappointment after a recent storm near Ballarat, Victoria, put half of the state's potato supply at risk. The region is responsible for supplying McDonalds and KFC.
Married At First Sight's Martha Kalifatidis turns heads in a bandeau top as she steps out in Bondi with boyfriend Michael Brunelli
Martha Kalifatidis and Michael Brunelli stepped out in Sydney's Bondi on Friday.
MARTIN SAMUEL: Novak Djokovic has gone from looking like a victim of Australia's cold immigration system to a visitor trying to game it.... playing on his fame to gain special treatment is a terrible look to the majority
MARTIN SAMUEL: Ultimately, it is a mess. Even now, close to a week on. We are little nearer to knowing whether Novak Djokovic will still be in the Australian Open draw come Monday.
Last-ditch Djokovic! World No 1's visa revoked AGAIN three days before the Australian Open as Novak continues to fight on in court... but faces a three-year ban from the country if he fails
The Serbian tennis star and World No 1 will spend the weekend in immigration detention in Melbourne as he makes a last-ditch attempt to appear in the Australian Open.
The death of a young musician whose body was found in a gutted bungalow was initially passed off as a terrible tragedy. But that all changed when forensics established he died BEFORE the fire, writes WAYNE FLOWER
Connor Tolson was just 21 and a drummer in Melbourne band Riders Of Sin when his body was found in the burnt out remains of a bungalow at the rear of his family home.
The only REAL winners in the Djokovic vs Australia saga are Rebecca Maddern and Mike Amor, writes MIKE COLMAN
After tennis superstar Novak Djokovic again saw his visa cancelled on Friday, two clear winners emerged from the debacle - outspoken Melbourne TV presenters Rebecca Maddern and Mike Amor.
Bombshell twist in Novak Djokovic saga as it's revealed his visa was cancelled over 'anti-vax sentiment' fears at the Australian Open - as the tennis star is set to be locked up AGAIN
Novak Djokovic is taking urgent legal action against the Australian Government after he had his visa cancelled for a second time, setting the stage for him to be deported.
'I won't kick Novak when he's down': Andy Murray refuses to stick the boot in to Djokovic after decision to cancel his visa and deport him from Australia but British star admits it 'isn't a good situation for anyone'
The unvaccinated Djokovic has been denied the chance to compete for a 21st Grand Slam title after government officials concluded he may pose a health risk to the community.
What happens next to Novak Djokovic: Final high-stakes court fight may save the tennis champion from missing the Australian Open AND being banned from the country until 2025
The tennis superstar's lawyers in Melbourne are scrambling after Immigration Minister Alex Hawke cancelled the tennis superstar's visa for the second time.
Harriet Dart and Liam Broady take number of British players at the Australian Open to SEVEN as they join the likes of Andy Murray and Emma Raducanu in the main draw after winning their final qualifying matches
The British number three, who is ranked 125 in the world, emerged victorious in the final round of qualifying at the Australian Open, dropping just one set in her three matches.
Immigration expert stunned by the 'extreme powers' used to cancel of Novak Djokovic's visa - but insists there is still a chance he will be able to play in the Australian Open
A leading immigration expert has admitted to being stunned by the decision to cancel the visa of tennis superstar Novak Djokovic for a second time based on 'public interest.'
AFL superstar Dustin Martin is seen for the first time since his father suddenly died in December as he steps out to undertake a training session with the Richmond Tigers
AFL superstar Dustin Martin has stepped out for the first time since his father Shane's sudden passing in December.
Natalie Bassingthwaighte, 46, shows off her youthful looks in a casually cool ensemble as she promotes her musical Jagged Little Pill in Melbourne
Natalie Bassingthwate was on promotional duty on Friday, and she made to turn heads while she was doing it.
Novak Djokovic takes legal action with his court case urgently rushed before a judge before he is set to be DEPORTED as the unvaxxed tennis champ's visa is cancelled AGAIN 'in the public interest'
Immigration Minister Alex Hawke used his powers to cancel Djokovic's visa for a second time on Friday, four days after the federal government had backed down on deporting the tennis superstar.
Father-of-ten forced to battle Covid-19 and pneumonia alone in hospital due to pandemic restrictions - but his family were finally allowed to say goodbye at the 11th hour
Melbourne dad John Talo tested positive to coronavirus in November, but his condition became life-threatening about a month later when his inflamed lungs filled with fluid.
Shocking moment a FRYING PAN is used during a wild mass brawl inside a Kmart - as another teen is stabbed in the stomach
Two teenage males have been taken to hospital with non-life threatening stab wounds after one was assaulted with a frying pan in a west Melbourne Kmart brawl.
Covid sufferer who has caught the virus TWICE in Australia reveals the surprising difference between her two strains - and it's one that affects your waistline
Melbourne influencer Alexandra Duffin says she 'can't stop eating' after catching Covid for a second time.
Melbourne's elite fear Novak Djokovic fiasco has damaged the city's international reputation even MORE - after the world's longest lockdown
A prominent Melbourne business leader says the ongoing Novak Djokovic controversy has 'shown a vindictive and intolerant face of Australia' and fears for the city's future as a host of major events.
Gothic-style church conversion home of the late former Geelong Football Club president Frank Costa sells for over $3million after he lived there for decades with his wife and eight kids
A church converted home owned and occupied by the late former Geelong Football Club president Frank Costa AO has officially been sold.
Hero mother suffering horrific stab wounds ran to a neighbour for help after her husband 'stabbed her and their young daughter' - before she tragically died at the scene
Prabhal Sharma, 40, allegedly turned up at his wife Poonam's home on Kellaway Crescent in Mill Park, north-east of Melbourne, before 8pm on Thursday evening armed with a knife.
The Real Housewives of Melbourne's Janet Roach tests positive for Covid and is isolating in her luxury Versace apartment on the Gold Coast
The Real Housewives of Melbourne star, 63, said she was isolating in her luxury apartment at the Palazzo Versace resort on the Gold Coast
How multi-millionaire Hillsong boss Brian Houston SLAMMED Novak Djokovic and demanded Australia 'toughen up rules' in blistering attack just days before his own church was caught blatantly flouting Covid-19 orders
Footage emerged of Hillsong followers singing and dancing at a youth camp three days after Brian Houston lashed out at a decision to allow the tennis world number one to stay in Australia.
Little girl miraculously survives horror double stabbing murder which killed her mother, 39, and six-year-old sister - as a man remains under police guard in hospital with self-inflicted injuries
The 39-year-old woman ran to a neighbour's house for help when a man, 40, allegedly arrived at her home with a knife on Kellaway Crescent in Mill Park, north-east of Melbourne, on Thursday.
McDonald's worker who quit to launch a doughnut empire that makes $8MILLION a year now counts Rebel Wilson as a fan - but she still starts work at 2am every day
Kristy Banniste, 37, started out flipping burgers before starting her 'Dr Dough Donuts' empire which now a favourite for thousands of Aussies and countless celebrities including Rita Ora.
Trying to impress someone? Nadia Bartel shows off her incredible figure in tight activewear after she was caught with her new rumoured model beau down an alleyway
She is rumoured to be dating handsome former footballer-turned-model Peter Dugmore, after the pair where caught canoodling down an alleyway in Melbourne on Tuesday.
British No 2 Dan Evans continues good run by beating American Maxime Cressy to join Andy Murray in the semi-finals at the Sydney Classic
Buried beneath the avalanche of sludge that has enveloped the Australian tennis season has been the quietly excellent start made to the year by Dan Evans.
Tragedy as six-year-old girl dies in stabbing horror during night of chaos in Melbourne that left FIVE dead
Two people were shot dead while a woman and six-year-old girl were allegedly stabbed to death in separate incidents.in Melbourne. A house fire also claimed a life.
The great Australian road trip is BACK as the entire east coast opens up with NO travel restrictions - here's where you can visit without any pesky forms (just don't mention WA)
Australians can soon enjoy hassle-free travel all along the east coast with border restrictions in Queensland to be finally removed on Saturday. Here's all the travel rules in place in every state and territory.
Stefanos Tsitsipas blasts Novak Djokovic for 'playing by his own rules' and putting the whole Australian Open 'at risk' by not having a Covid jab, as world No 1 sweats on his place with government officials deciding whether to deport him
The 20-time Slam champion, who has not been vaccinated, faces questions now only in Australia but also Spain and his homeland of Serbia after breaking Covid rules last month.
The Bachelorette's Georgia Love and Lee Elliott move into their new $1.3million marital home in Melbourne
Georgia Love and Lee Elliott have moved into their new $1.3million marital home in Melbourne.
Bernard Tomic isolating with Covid just days after that courtside rant where he declared 'I'll buy you dinner if I don't test positive in three days'
Tomic was trounced 6-1 6-4 by Russian Roman Safiullin - ranked No.146 in the world - on Tuesday, but his Covid claim has turned out not to be an excuse, it was true.
Australia's PM hints Novak Djokovic WILL be booted out of the country despite the star being included in the Australian Open draw - but officials STILL haven't decided as visa farce continues
The official draw was held on Thursday in Melbourne, although uncertainty remained about whether the government will cancel the top seed's visa for a second time.
Novak Djokovic IS in the first round draw for the Australian Open despite No 1 seed's wait for final decision on whether he will be deported... while Emma Raducanu is handed clash against Sloane Stephens
The nine-time Melbourne champion, who is the No 1 seed for the upcoming Slam, is waiting for the Australian federal government to decide if he will be deported for lying on his visa form.
Creepy video shows abandoned Australian strip club closed by Covid - complete with semi-naked squatter and leftover toothbrushes in the communal shower
The bedraggled leftovers of an abandoned Melbourne strip club make for a weird late-night video clip - but 138,000 people have tuned in to view the insides of Goldfingers, which closed in 2020.
Huge clue to Novak Djokovic's fate as Australian Open makes telling decision during afternoon of chaos where draw was bizarrely postponed and Scott Morrison refused to weigh in
Prime Mininster Scott Morrison said the federal government are yet to make a decision on deporting tennis champion Novak Djokovic - as Serbian is locked in as the number one seed.
How you can HYPNOTISE yourself to lose weight and ditch bad habits this year - as coach reveals exactly how it works to transform your life
It's vital to train your mind to banish negative thoughts and behaviours before stepping foot in a gym to kickstart 2022, a mindset coach and hypnotherapist has revealed.
Busted! Nadia Bartel is spotted cuddling up to a handsome mystery man and stroking his face down a dark alley in Melbourne after running errands in skin tight gym gear
Nadia Bartel was seen cuddling up to a hunky mystery man down an alleyway in Melbourne on Tuesday.
Gogglebox stars Sarah Marie and Matty Fahd reveal their son Malik, two, has tested positive for Covid-19 after they attended a family wedding
Gogglebox stars Sarah Marie and Matty Fahd both tested positive to Covid-19 after attending a family wedding in Melbourne last week. Now their son Malik has come down with the virus
The 18-time singles grand slam winner slammed the defending Australian Open champion over his vaccination views and believes his visa to remain in Melbourne to play should be cancelled.