The minister, the ex-Liberal candidate and the $2.2 million contract
The contract, which never went to tender and emerged from an unsolicited proposal, was for Indigenous eye surgeries at double the market rate. The contract, which never went to tender and emerged from an unsolicited proposal, was delivered despite the objections of a senior staff member, according to transcripts of interviews that form part of a confidential Department of Finance investigation seen by The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age.
Liam Gallagher 's Melbourne concert was abruptly cut short on Wednesday night. Concertgoers were plunged into darkness as the gig suddenly went silent. Liam later slammed the venue on Twitter, writing: 'Well that was a load of w**k getting cut off last song we weren't that bad I've heard
Concertgoers and fans are venting their anger after Liam Gallagher ’s Melbourne concert was cut short mid-performance. Footage of Gallagher shows the Manchester-born singer clearly bemused by the decision to call a night on his gig without his consent, later taking to Twitter to slam the decision.
Liam Gallagher has taken to Twitter to vent after his set at Melbourne's Margaret Court Arena on Wednesday was cut short when the venue's sound curfew kicked in.
The former Oasis rocker was performing the third date of his 2019 Australian tour promoting the release of his new solo album, Why Me, Why Not? when he was forced to end the concert at 11 pm without finishing the performance, leaving fans in attendance furious.
Concertgoers were plunged into darkness as the gig suddenly went silent mid-song, and the 47-year-old took to social media to explain the situation.
"Well that was a load of w--- getting cut off last song we weren't that bad I've heard worse!" he joked.
Elton John slams security guard
Sir Elton John branded security guards at his own concert "turds" and told them to "f**k off" in a foul-mouthed tirade when he saw them trying to escort a woman out of the venue.The 72-year-old singer kicked off the Australian leg of his 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' tour at Perth's HBF Park Stadium on Saturday (30.12.19) and was infuriated when he saw two members of venue staff trying to eject a woman from the show.
Former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher slammed Melbourne 's Margaret Court Arena on Wednesday for prematurely ending his concert mid-song. Liam was left fuming after his Melbourne concert came to an abrupt end last night, with fans booing after the PA system was cut during the classic track
Liam Gallagher has reacted to being cut off at the end of his Melbourne gig . Taking to Twitter, the Shockwave singer said: "Well that was a load of wank getting cut off last song we weren’t that bad I’ve heard worse any ways thems the rules you still smashed it Melbourne biblical stay young stay safe
The Wonderwall hitmaker went on to claim he would have incurred a $172,040 (£130,130) fine if he'd played past the 11 pm noise curfew.
"250 thousand (Australian) dollar fine if we played over the curfew last night 250 thousand dollars 250 thousand dollars," he raged. "I mean those tunes are biblical and I'm the f------ biblical brother but c'mon that's a f------ p--- take.
"Who ever made that rule needs to stop smoking SPICE," Liam furiously added. "Any ways thems (sic) the rules you still smashed it Melbourne biblical stay young stay safe LG."
A spokesperson for Melbourne & Olympic Parks Trust told Daily Mail Australia: "We share in fans' disappointment with the way the performance concluded and apologise for the impact this had on their enjoyment of the show."
Adding the sudden cut-off isn't usual for the venue and would only occur if they believed the noise surpassed the Environment Protection Authority's noise abatement requirements, they explained: "We are working closely with Secret Sounds and their tour management to understand what led to this decision."
Man jailed for bashing Melbourne strip club owner .
A man who bashed a Melbourne strip club owner after he refused to sell his share in the venue has been jailed. Brendan Bradshaw, 48, helped beat up Exotica Gentlemen's Club part-owner Robert Srbinoski in May 2018. In May 2018, the now-defunct CBD venue was in financial strife and Bradshaw, who had previously served in the Navy, saw a business opportunity.He and another man wanted Robert Srbinoski's 50 per cent stake in the $700,000 venue for just $50,000."This is how this is going to go down.