Australia

New South Wales Police Commissioner Mick Fuller speaks to media during a COVID-19 update in Sydney, Monday, June 28, 2021. Two naked men were rescued by emergency services from an Australian forest after they were startled by a deer while nude sunbathing on a beach and became lost, police say. (Joel Carrett/AAP Image via AP)

Police rescue spooked nude sunbathers from Australian forest

Two ‘idiots’ fined, after getting lost after they were startled by a deer and ran into the woods

 

Caleb Wykes, Jade Daniel and Alicia Dennis celebrate Australia Day at the Fernie Hotel and Pub. (Soranne Floarea/ The Free Press)

Fernie Hotel celebrates the land down under

Sausages sizzled and Vegemite was spread as The Fernie Hotel celebrated Australia Day on Jan. 26.

 

The Hark Raving Sirens performed at The Fernie Legion on Sunday for Australia Day. Photos: Soranne Floarea/The Free Press

A philanthropic twist on Fernie’s Australia Day festivities

Various local businesses hosted events and fundraisers for the Australian bushfires

  • Jan 28, 2020

 

Isabel Enks performed at the Fernie Hotel on Sunday evening to help raise money for the Australian bushfires. Soranne Floarea/The Free Press

Fernie Hotel supports through bushfire fundraiser

Sunday Funday at The Fernie raised thousands for Australian Bushfire Relief On…

  • Jan 22, 2020
Isabel Enks performed at the Fernie Hotel on Sunday evening to help raise money for the Australian bushfires. Soranne Floarea/The Free Press