Western Australia Classifieds Sydney | 18 th of Mar 2018 02:55 AM
Emergency services issue warnings to residents in a number of towns, where in the early hours of Sunday morning bushfires were burning out of control.
David Honey will replace former premier Colin Barnett as the representative for Cottesloe in the Western Australian Parliament after winning Saturday's by-election.
In a game neither team deserved to lose, it was Melbourne who was left to rue the minor yet costly mistakes, and the Western Bulldogs who are now one win away from a premiership.
After years in opposition, a jubilant SA Liberal leader Steven Marshall defies predictions of a hung parliament and declares victory to the party faithful.
Labor wins the Batman by-election, upsetting the Greens who were the favourites to win the inner-Melbourne seat and have now blamed preferences deals between Labor and "hard-right" parties for their defeat.
The by-election for the federal seat of Batman is marred by a last-minute scandal, with reports elderly voters received phone calls telling them they did not have to vote.