Tag: Australia

Zika warning for Aussies travelling to Bali

Australian holiday makers are being urged to reconsider their travel plans with Bali now listed as a Zika virus hotspot. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade urged Australians considering travelling to Indonesia to exercise a "high degree of caution". "Given the possibility that Zika virus can cause severe malformations in unborn babies, and taking

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Bali terror attack plan

AUSTRALIANS have been warned that terrorists might be in the “advanced stages of preparing attacks” in Indonesia and travellers are urged to take precautions, just days after a similar warning about neighbouring Malaysia. “Recent indications suggest that terrorists may be in the advanced stages of preparing attacks in Indonesia,” the Department of Foreign

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Trial opens Sky Garden CM vs Australian

The trial has just begun for the Australian man who allegedly assaulted a manager of the popular Kuta nightclub, Sky Garden. Scott Dobson was greeted on Wednesday at Denpasar District Court with people chanting “deportasi” (deportation), Lauren Farror of AAP reports. The 53-year-old is accused of attacking Canadian Kenneth Wickes on Sept. 27, 2013,

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AirAsia passengers stuck in Bali

Australians stuck in Bali Frustrated passengers on board an AirAsia flight scheduled to travel from Malaysia to Australia say they have been stranded in Bali for more than a day, after two separate medical emergencies and then immigration restrictions grounded their plane. Frustrated passengers on board an AirAsia flight scheduled to travel from Malaysia

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Australian found dead in Bali

DENPASAR: An Australian man living in Bali was found dead on Friday morning at his residence on Jl. Tungak Bingin Blok H No. 2 in Sanur, Denpasar. The body of the 64-year-old man, identified as Alistair Robert Hugh Frowde, was found floating in his swimming pool. South Denpasar Police chief Comr. Nanang Prihasmoko said Frowde’s body was found by his wife at

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Bali Airport Reopens

Bali airport reopens but flights to Australia still grounded Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali was reopened at 6:45 a.m. on Monday morning but cannot yet resume full operations so some international flights to Australia remain cancelled. "Ngurah Rai airport has been opened this morning but there are still 16 flights to Australia that are cancelled,”

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