Topic archives: crocodiles

Croc wars: the case for culling

March 20, 2017 6

It is no surprise that the debate around whether or not we should “manage” croc populations re-ignites when attacks like this take place, writes Crikey intern Isabelle Amy.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

July 6, 2015 7

Lorna Jane wants a receptionist -- who fits into tiny pants ... News Corp lunch with less source ... someone wants a pay rise ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

April 14, 2015 1

Clive Palmer's showing those crocs who's boss ... who's that fetching man in the altogether? ... plus Ted Cruz supporters for Obama ...

Richard Farmer’s chunky bits

Richard Farmer’s chunky bits

May 23, 2013 2

There is a real danger signal for Labor here, and it suggests to me that a major change is needed in its campaign strategy that continues to centre around those daily visits to schools. Education as an issue is just not working

Mac’s randy Ranny ripper

Mac’s randy Ranny ripper

January 12, 2010

Tennis great John McEnroe serves up a classic when introducing SA Premier Mike Rann. Plus, is no game sacred, arsenic on your cereal and other political snippets.

Garrett stops croc hunts

October 2, 2009

Environment Minister Peter Garrett has blocked a proposal from the NT Government that would have allowed tourists to hunt 25 large crocs under a saltwater crocodile management plan.

The Italian Mafia’s new standover men: crocodiles

September 25, 2009

Because sometimes guys in suits carrying violin cases just aren't scary enough: an Italian Mafia boss has been using a 1.7m crocodile to shake-down people for protection money.