The lunch box - 11/08

- Another day another lunch

Snack down on some juicy news bits over lunch, and keep up to date with the goings-on in the world with the ARN lunch box!

Channel latest

State of the market

  • The market suffered a sudden drop when trading began, but soon recovered and has spent the morning moving between positive and negative territory. At 11:32am the S&P/ASX200 is up 1.9 points.
  • One Aussie dollar buys $US0.8377 while gold is trading down 1.31 per cent at $US946.9 an ounce. Oil is selling for $US70.6 a barrel.

General news



For the evening:

  • It’s too early in the week for the hard stuff, so the light and bubbly The Ugly Truth might just be the way to pass the evening.

Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Fine. Partly cloudy. Min: 10, Max: 21
  • Melbourne: A few showers. Min: 9, Max: 16
  • Brisbane: Possible late shower or thunderstorm. Min: 12, Max: 26
  • Perth: Showers, easing. Min: 9, Max: 18
  • Adelaide: Light shower or two. Min: 8, Max: 17
  • Hobart: Rain, increasing. Min: 7, Max: 12
  • Canberra: Mostly fine. Min: 2, Max: 14
  • Darwin: Fine and sunny. Min: 19, Max: 32