Menu
The lunch box - 21/09

The lunch box - 21/09

It’s lunch time!

The morning’s over and you need that little boost to energise you through the rest of the day. That’s where the lunch box comes in – interesting news, ideas for the evening and the all-important weather, in one neat package.

Channel latest

  • In the lead up to ARN’s awards night, we’ve listed the finalists. Check it out and get excited – just 3 more sleeps!
  • In the mean time, read David’s thoughts on Telstra – amongst all the celebrations around the forced split of the company, there is another side to consider
  • Ingram Micro and Upsonic have partnered up as a result of the Vantex acquisition.

State of the market

  • The market briefly rose in early morning trading but soon slipped into negative territory. It then held its own for the rest of the day. The S&P/ASX200 finished 15.8 points down at 4677.4.
  • The Aussie dollar is down on the greenback at $US0.8667. Gold is also slightly down and selling for $US1010.3 an ounce while oil is selling for $US72 a barrel

General news

Sport

  • Cricket: Australians denied series whitewash
  • NRL: Carroll set for shock switch
  • NRL (2): The 46 points that have fired up Parramatta
  • AFL: Collingwood rolls dice on Scott Pendlebury
  • AFL (2): Premiers will be first among equals
  • Lying for Semenya: Athletics boss clambers for moral high ground
  • Football: Seven-goal thriller as Man Utd pinch 'classic' derby
  • Athletics: Jeter, Gay overshadow Liu in Shanghai

Entertainment

For the evening:

  • Time for new music! Muse’s newest effort The Resistance, is sure to please fans, and if you’ve not heard of the English supergroup, now would be a good time to check them out.

Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Rain at times. Min: 17, Max: 25
  • Melbourne: Shower or two. Min: 13, Max: 21
  • Brisbane: Fine and hot. Windy. Min: 19, Max: 33
  • Perth: Mostly fine. Min: 8, Max: 19
  • Adelaide: Windy. Showers. Possible thunderstorm, Min: 11, Max: 18
  • Hobart: Rain periods, windy. Min: 7, Max: 18
  • Canberra: Rain periods. Chance thunderstorm. Min: 9, Max: 20
  • Darwin: Afternoon shower. Min: 25, Max: 33

Follow Us

Join the newsletter!

Or

Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much more.

Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. View our privacy policy before signing up.

Error: Please check your email address.
Show Comments