The lunch box - 13/10

Spring Lunchin’

As colour comes back into nature, and with temperatures warming, we’re here to brighten your lunch with the tastiest bits of news for the day.

Channel latest

Product Wars Update: What is your ICT addiction?

  • 1st The Internet - 90%
  • 2nd Mobile Phone - 63%
  • 2nd PSP - 63%
  • 4th Laptop - 57%
  • 5th Facebook - 54%

  • Don't agree with the results? Click here to change it!

State of the market

  • The continuing rise of Wall St. has lead to a positive morning for Australian markets. At 11:38am, the S&P/ASX200 was up 39.3 points
  • The Aussie dollar is still rising and sells for $US0.9083. Gold is climbing and sells for $US1057.5 an ounce while oil has risen by 2.09 per cent to $US73.3 a barrel

General news


  • Bowled over: Oooh aaah it's Glenn McGrath, again
  • 'Cry baby': Maradonas website hacked by fan
  • Football: Failure against Oman not an option for Socceroos
  • Football (2): It's time for England to deliver
  • Rugby league: Kangaroos won't be complacent against Kiwis, claims Price
  • Racing: Maldivian's spring over; Speed Gifted out of Caulfield Cup
  • A-League: Farina's days appear numbered
  • Cricket: Oram retires from Test cricket


For the evening:

  • Astro Boy is back! Empire Magazine liked it and I’m sure plenty of you out there have happy enough memories the little robot. What better way to spend a lazy Tuesday?

Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Partly cloudy. Windy. Min: 15, Max: 22
  • Melbourne: Windy then showers. Min: 10, Max: 16
  • Brisbane: Fine. Min: 19, Max: 31
  • Perth: Fine. Min: 10, Max: 24
  • Adelaide: A few showers. Min: 11, Max: 17
  • Hobart: A few showers. Min: 8, Max: 16
  • Canberra: Shower or two. Windy. Min: 5, Max: 13
  • Darwin: Afternoon shower/storm. Min: 26, Max: 33