On Monday it was reported that The Bachelor's Richie Strahan and Alex Nation had officially ended their romance, and Alex had moved on with alleged 'new girlfriend' Maegan Luxa. And on Tuesday afternoon, the 25-year-old was spotted for the first time since the news broke. The blonde looked happy and relaxed, smiling widely as she picked up her son Elijah, six, from his Victorian State School. Dressed casually in blue ripped jeans and a black Adidas jumper, Alex was seen with a large smile on her face as she walked hand-in-hand with her little boy.
Australian Olympic gold medal cyclist and father-of-two Steve Wooldridge, 39, found dead in a suspected suicide
Champion cyclist Steve Wooldridge has died in a suspected suicide a decade after he won gold for Australia at the 2004 Olympics, leaving behind two young children. His shock death rocked the Australian cycling community with friends and former teammates giving heartfelt tributes on social media. 'His infectious smile, gentleman attitude on and off the bike made him a very special person. We are better for knowing him and worse off for losing him,' his mentor Phillip Bates said. Others questioned why he took his own life, writing: 'You have left thousands of broken hearts with family and friends that will never recover, but this is about you. how did it come to this?'
Father 'undressed his daughter, 10, in the confession booth and laid her on the church altar for Australia's worst paedophile priest to sexually assault her'
Australia’s worst paedophile priest Gerald Ridsdale (pictured with one of his victims, main, and inset) is facing more time behind bars after pleading guilty at a Melbourne court to even more vile sexual crimes against young children, including that a father undressed his daughter and laid her on a church altar before the priest indecently assaulted her.
Cricket star David Warner is dazed and injured after being hit by a bouncer to the NECK – the same delivery that took the life of his mate Phil Hughes
Australian cricket vice-captain David Warner is being treated after being struck in the neck by a ball. The opening batsman was hit by a Josh Hazlewood bouncer on Tuesday afternoon during an Australian test intra-squad match in Darwin. Warner, 30, immediately fell to the ground after the knock, before jumping up and walking straight off the ground as teammates rushed to check on his condition.
Two psychotherapists, a horror film villain and a death by suicide: What happened to the cast of iconic Australian classic film Picnic At Hanging Rock
Director Peter Weir's seminal 1975 psychological thriller Picnic At Hanging Rock remains one of the most well-regarded films in Australian history. Based on the 1967 novel by Joan Lindsay, the ethereal story follows a group of girls from private school Appleyard College who go on a picnic to Hanging Rock in Victoria in 1900. Three of the girls - Miranda, Marion, and Irma - disappear during the excursion along with their teacher, Miss McCraw. Lauded for its cinematography and metered direction, the film still resonates with audiences today thanks to its otherworldly atmosphere and the way it poses more questions than it answers by the time the credits roll. The film was a critical and commercial success on its release, with critic Roger Ebert saying it was 'a film of haunting mystery and buried sexual hysteria'. Such is the film's continued appeal, more than 40 years after its release Foxtel announced it is producing a mini-series reboot of the film, to air this year.
A look inside Bec and Lleyton Hewitt's St Kilda Penthouse, which will FINALLY be sold... after six years on the market and a '$5 million' devaluation
Lleyton Hewitt's penchant for going the distance looks to have spilled into his post-tennis career as a property mogul. This week, the St Kilda Penthouse the 36-year-old first listed alongside his wife Bec six long years ago, finally attracted a committed buyer. After once carrying a $15 million asking price, realestate.com.au announced on Tuesday that the two-story home is now 'under-contract,' for up to $10 million.
Kim Jong-Un reappears for the first time in two weeks posing in front of satellite image of Guam as backs off from missile threat but vows to ‘wring the windpipes of the Yankees’ if the US persists in its 'extremely dangerous reckless actions'
North Korea today offered a glimpse into plans to fire missiles near Guam as its leader was seen with a baton pointing at a map saying 'Strategic Force's Firing Strike Plan'. Kim Jong-Un (centre), who was pictured next to satellite imagery of Guam's Andersen Air Force Base (circled, right), has backed down on his threat to launch four missiles at the US Pacific territory. Instead, he said that he would wait and watch the US's actions. 'He said that if the Yankees persist in their extremely dangerous reckless actions on the Korean peninsula and in its vicinity, testing the self-restraint of the DPRK, the latter will make an important decision as it already declared,' a KNCA report claimed. The report added that Kim would 'wring the windpipes of the Yankees and point daggers at their necks'. Also pictured (inset): A photo claiming to show the launch of a Hwasong-14 ballistic missile in North Korea's north-west last month.
Mother shares heartbreaking picture of her 22-year-old daughter in the hospital just moments before she was removed from life support after overdosing on heroin laced with fentanyl
The mother of a young girl who died after overdosing on drugs shared a heartbreaking photograph of her on Monday as she lay helpless on life support (center). Cheryl Towery, 49, shared the picture of her and her 22-year-old daughter, Elaina (left and right with her mother), on the same day that she removed her from life support at a Detroit hospital. Elaina fell into a coma on Thursday after she is believed to have ingested heroin laced with the prescription drug fentanyl. 'She's my only daughter, my best friend,' Towery said. 'She was supposed to start her new job today, now she's on life support.'
'I hope you're marrying a decent human being': Bride surprises her husband-to-be with a video message from former Prime Minister KEVIN RUDD on their big day
Koren Vella, 36, from Queensland, enlisted the help of former Labour PM, Kevin Rudd (inset), on her wedding day (pictured with her husband, Johnny, left and right). Mr Rudd delivered a voice message to Johnny and Koren. 'A little bird tells me you're getting married,' he began the 43-second clip, which was played at their reception.
'You should be ashamed of yourself': The revolting moment a woman defecates on a bus in front of disgusted passengers
A bus full of commuters has been left horrified and disgusted after a woman pulled down her pants and defecated on a seat. In a video shot from the back of the Melbourne bus, the woman wearing a beanie was seen bending forward towards the aisle, apparently relieving herself on the seat. Horrified passengers immediately called out the woman, who protested that she 'couldn't help it'. 'So you s*** in public, this is the fourth time now, in front of everyone and now we have to suffer through it,' one angry mother with a three-year-old son shouted.
Don't forget your decolletage, wear sunscreen and treat RETINOL as the 'holy grail': Lara Bingle's facialist shares her top skin care secrets
An Australian skin care therapist who has worked with the likes of Jessica Mauboy, Lara Bingle and Rebecca Gibney has shared the secrets to flawless skin. Melanie Grant (pictured left, inset and right with Lara Bingle) has 20 years experience in the industry and shared her tips on how to achieve a celebrity glow. Her number one rule is to remember that good skin care doesn't only include your face.
Family arrives home to find their walls splattered with BLOOD after their German Shepherd attacked an intruder while they were out
Tristan Murrin and his mother returned to their bloodied home in Richmond on Thursday night. Nothing was stolen and the intruder was gone by the time they arrived. Murrin said he knew something was wrong when their dog Oden (inset) greeted them at the front door. That's when they saw spots of blood on the first floor, and trails of blood covering the stairs and the walls of the home's second floor.
Two men grapple and throw punches during shocking road rage attack in the heart of swanky shopping district
A truck driver and pedestrian have been filmed brawling on a busy Melbourne street in yet another violent road rage attack. Dash-cam footage, obtained by 9 News, shows the two men grappling and throwing punches on the intersection of Toorak Road and Chapel Street in South Yarra. The fight ends when one man is kicked in the head and knocked out cold, collapsing on the concrete.
From charming rustic estates and tropical villas to a mountainside castle worthy of a fairytale: The unique Airbnb properties perfect for hosting your dream destination wedding
While some couples spend a fortune on their dream destination wedding, accommodation and subsequent honeymoon, this doesn't have to be the case. Instead, many are choosing to get creative and combine all three into one by booking unique and beautiful spaces on Airbnb - from beautiful fairytale villas to charming countryside abodes. Here, FEMAIL looks at some of the most impressive properties in Australia, Asia and New Zealand for destination weddings as it's revealed that there has been a 108 per cent growth in Wish Lists titled 'Weddings' on the popular site.
Beauty guru does her make up using high-end products worth $800 on one half of her face and pharmacy-bought items worth $300 on the other - so can YOU tell the difference?
Australian beauty YouTuber Shani Grimmond (pictured) has put together another video tutorial to prove that you don't need to spend a fortune to create a million dollar make up look. Taking to her channel, Shani created a make up look using high-end products worth $800 on one half of her face and drug store (pharmacy) items worth $300 on the other half. So can you spot the difference?
Perfect to a T! Lara Bingle and Sam Worthington sport coordinating rock-style shirts on a family outing with sons Rocket Zot and Racer
She's the Australian-born model who has embraced motherhood, since welcoming sons Rocket Zot, two, and Racer, 10 months, into the world. And Lara Worthington (née Bingle) was very much a hands-on mother, during a family outing in Los Angeles on Sunday. The 30-year-old and her actor husband Sam Worthington, 41, coordinated with their offspring, all sporting black rock-style T-shirts.
Activewear queen Lorna Jane Clarkson on juggling marriage, family and her multimillion-dollar empire as she reveals it now sells a pair of tights every 30 SECONDS
Activewear queen Lorna Jane Clarkson has opened up about her secrets to success as she revealed how she juggles her career and marriage life. The founder of the global fitness empire Lorna Jane launched the Australian women's activewear brand with her husband Bill in 1990. And fast forward 27 years, the multi-million dollar company now sells a pair of workout tights every 30 seconds.
Here come the boys! Plus-size male models say it's time for MEN to start feeling body confident (but admit women still face more pressure)
EXCLUSIVE: British 'brawn' models Ben Whit (left), Brett Morse (centre) and Raul Samuel (right), all from London, opened up about the struggles they faced in finding their place in an industry fixated with six packs. From staying in shape to the pressure of social media, they weighed in on a broad range of issues, including why it is still not considered 'manly' to admit a struggle with self-confidence.
Laying it bare: Artists celebrate the natural female form by photographing 1,001 women of all ages and sizes who are proudly flaunting their bottoms to show there is 'beauty in every shape'
Montreal-based artists Emilie Mercier and Frédérique Marseille created the '1,001 Fesses' or '1,001 Bums' project with the aim of easing other women's insecurities about their bottoms. For nearly three years, Mercier and Marseille have been collecting images of anonymous women of various ages and shapes as a way to 'address a widespread obsession' of women 'hating [their] backsides'.
Breaking the bare leg taboo, her life-long love of Jimmy Choo and how she set the nude shoe rules: The highs and lows of Diana's marriage - in heels!
Court shoes, cone heels, evening pumps, slip-ons, loafers: the sheer number of shoes Diana wore as Princess of Wales could almost have rivalled Imelda Marcos. And when we look at it today, we can see exactly how Diana’s choices traced all the ups and downs of the story of her life — especially when it came to her romance with Charles. Here we outline those choices.
'This is the happiest I've been'! Karl Stefanovic reduced to tears by incredible transformation of woman with a giant birthmark who refused to leave her home on This Time Next Year
It's the Channel Nine program that sees everyday Australians commit to life-changing experiences over a course of a year. And on Monday night's This Time Next Year episode, host Karl Stefanovic was left speechless after an incredible transformation. Interviewing New South Wales South Coast resident Chloe Towney, Karl was initially seen somber after learning the young woman didn't like the way she looked in the mirror.
'Endless growth is like cancer': Businessman Dick Smith spends $1million on confronting Grim Reaper TV ad warning high immigration will lead to war, famine and poverty in Australia
Australian businessman Dick Smith (pictured) has launched a $1 million 'disturbing' ad campaign (bottom left) blaming economic and population growth for famine, disaster and war. The television advertisement is based on the 1980s Grim Reaper AIDS campaign and features original actor John Stanton. Paired with flashing images of poverty stricken children, war town countries and crowded cities, Mr Stanton's familiar voice warns 'endless growth' will destroy the world. At the Dick Smith Fair Go campaign's launch in Sydney on Tuesday, Mr Smith held a red pitchfork (centre) as an ominous symbol for an 'impending violent revolution.' 'Endless growth is the way of a cancer cells, growing forever until it kills the host that sustains it - that's the path were on today,' the confronting advertisement warns (top right). The millionaire entrepreneur's campaign aims at putting pressure on politicians (top left) to slash the number of immigrants accepted into Australia and to increase taxes for the wealthy.
No fairytale ending? Cryptic 'Cinderella' quote discovered in The Bachelor Richie Strahan's Perth home as it goes up for sale... after ex-Alex Nation moves on 'with another woman'
The Bachelor's Richie Strahan has refused to address rumours that 'ex' Alex Nation has 'dumped him for a woman.' But a cryptic quote hanging in the bathroom of his on-the-market Perth home this week may have raised more questions than it's answered. 'Cinderella is proof that a new pair of shoes can change your life,' The Daily Telegraph said the hand-drawn cardboard sign reads.
Sydney home worth $3.7million with ocean views, a pool, spa and wine cellar could be yours for just $5... but you'd better be quick
Don't give up on that smashed avocado on toast just yet – a spectacular $3.7 million home in Sydney with incredible ocean views could be yours for just $5. The six-bedroom house in North Curl Curl on Sydney’s northern beaches is being offered as a lottery prize - and the lucky winner gets to move straight in.
From a 'side project' to a $4 MILLION success: Meet the mother, 35, whose need for a nursing chair for her baby turned into a booming business
Chloe Brookman (pictured left with her children), 35, from Byron Bay, came up with the idea for an interiors range when she needed a nursing chair for her son and didn't want anything that looked like a nursing chair. She and her sister, Olivia, then launched Olli Ella (designs pictured right) - which within six months was picked up by the iconic British department store, Harrods. These days, the business turns over AUD $4 million annually. Ms Brookman spoke to FEMAIL about how she did it, and also shared her secrets to success.
Lonely heart! Woman is left all alone after her public proposal to her boyfriend goes horribly wrong and he walks away
A loved-up girlfriend's public proposal to her partner went horribly wrong after she was left heartbroken sitting in the street alone, in Santiago, Chile. He boyfriend accepts the proposal, but walks away as he becomes visibly embarrassed.
Supermodel Cindy Crawford, 51, opens the doors to her family's sprawling Malibu home, revealing entire walls adorned with her pictures - including a totally NAKED shoot
The 51-year-old model welcomed interviewer Joe Sabia into her California home (top left and top right) to record the latest installment of Vogue's 73 Questions series, released on Monday. At one point, Cindy led Sabia into her office, which is adorned with several memorable shots taken throughout her supermodel career. In one especially arresting shot captured by Annie Leibovitz, Cindy poses naked with a snake as Eve in the Garden Of Eden (inset). The mother of two also got a little help from her 15-year-old daughter Kaia Gerber during the interview (bottom left). Kaia, who is a model herself, stepped into the kitchen, seemingly to grab a snack, but ended up answering several questions on behalf of her mother. Cindy's 18-year-old son, Presley Walker Gerber, joined via video call (bottom right).
Revealed: The most expensive dresses of all time, including Kate's $500K bridal gown and Marilyn Monroe frock worth MILLIONS (but some price tags will surprise you)
Getty images has revealed the most expensive celebrity dresses in the world, based on the cost of the actual garment or the value its accrued over time. Left to right: The Duchess of Cambridge's McQueen wedding gown; the Victor Edelstein dress Princess Diana wore to dance with John Travolta; Marilyn Monroe's famous Seven Year Itch frock; Nicole Kidman's 1997 Oscars ensemble; and Lupita Nyong'o at the 2015 Oscars in a dress made from 6,000 pearls. Inset: Audrey Hepburns Givenchy dress from Breakfast At Tiffany's.
Moment paranoid boyfriend who asks a TV show to test if his girlfriend will swap numbers with a mystery man learns exactly why ignorance is bliss
The boyfriend watched his girlfriend flirt with another man in Mexico City.He is visibly shocked and panicked as his sees his girlfriend Anna claim to be single and agree to meet with the man later on the day. The scenes were set up byYouTube channel To Catch a Cheater.
Family on their way to holiday of a lifetime at Disney World Florida are turned away from exclusive airport lounge because they were wearing Minnie Mouse T-shirts
The Aspire Lounge at Manchester Airport rigorously enforces a 'no tour shirts' policy as part of its strict dress code. But Emma Raikes and her two-year-old niece became victims of the rules when they were stopped from entering after staff spotted their names on the Disney character T-shirts. Swissport, who run the lounge, have apologised and said staff would be 're-educated' on dress code rules.
It looks like bikini weather! 'World's hottest weather presenter' displays her pert posterior in VERY revealing snaps from her Colombian holiday
Yanet García, 26, inset. from Monterrey, Nuevo León, in Mexico, has become an internet celebrity because of her good looks and curvy figure, which has been likened to Kim Kardashian. And the social media sensation, who has five million Instagram followers, has captivated her army of online followers by sharing some saucy snaps from her holiday, left and right.
'Tank traps', propaganda ghost towns, and underground tunnels: The fascinating wartime infrastructure built along North and South Korea's DMZ
The prospect of full-scale war between North and South Korea for now appears to be distant, but both sides have long made preparations across the tense demilitarized zone (a map of which is seen center inset), a report found on Monday. One of the most highly volatile armistice lines in the world is lined on both sides by an infrastructure of 'tank traps' (top left and right), underground tunnels (bottom right), and ghost towns erected for propaganda purposes. The bottom left photo shows the Joint Security Area in the 'truce village' of Panmunjon.
Pictured: Stuntwoman killed on set of Deadpool 2 was a professional motorcycle racer who was working on her first movie
Joi 'SJ' Harris reportedly lost control of the Ducati she was riding on the fifth take of a driving sequence for the film shortly before 8am on Monday, causing her to ram the bike into the glass-enclosed lobby of the Shaw Tower in Vancouver. The Brooklyn native was the first African-American woman to be licensed in the sport of professional road racing. Ryan Reynolds paid tribute to Harris, writing that he was 'heartbroken, shocked, and devastated'.
Together for eternity: Couple married for 77 years are buried in a single casket holding hands after dying just hours apart
Velva Breuer passed away 30 hours after husband Raymond died on August 4. Raymond had told a nurse before he died that if the couple went close together, they should be buried in the same casket. His family heard and made the idea a reality, burying them together in Missouri. The couple met in primary school, wed in 1940, and raised six children together.
Luxury cruises, a secluded beach and 5-star dining: Inside the STUNNING $3,000-per-night resort where Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky celebrated the Hollywood hunk's 34th birthday
He recently celebrated his 34th birthday in style, while embarking on a luxury getaway at Queensland’s Orpheus Island Lodge with wife Elsa Pataky, 41. And Tourism Australia ambassador Chris Hemsworth shared envy-inducing snaps of their romantic trip to social media this week. The smitten couple showed off their ripped physiques while posing for snaps at the Great Barrier Reef resort, where rooms can cost upwards of $3,000 per night.
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From war to roar: Proud mother watches its cub give a tiny cry after giving birth hours after being moved from a zoo in Syria
Lioness Dana (pictured with her healthy new cub Hajar) was one of 13 animals rescued from the 'Magic World' Aleppo zoo by the Austria-based Four Paws charity. She gave birth hours after arriving. Other animals saved by the charity include two tigers, two hyenas, two dogs and two Asian black bears. Dana is also pregnant with another cub - but vets said the chances it will be born alive are 'little',
'The teachers are shady; the kids are insane!' Sassy two-year-old goes on hilariously scathing rant about her first day at preschool - while bashing mum for not sending her to 'law school'
Mila just started preschool and she's already over it. The adorable two-year-old is making waves on the internet for her hilarious and dramatic tirade about her first days at preschool. She dishes all about her 'insane' classmates and 'shady' teachers and how she's over her mom for not sending her to law school.
'Is that a UFO?' Beachgoers are puzzled by a mysterious object hovering above them which 'changed its shape before disappearing'
Bizarre footage shows a black ring object floating in mid air above a beach in northeastern China. The UFO-like object flew slowly across the beach on August 12. However, web users from the local area suggested that it could be a smoke ring caused by a performance at a nearby playground.
Pocket-sized pets! Tiny chameleons reach out to touch each other while they cling to their owner's fingertips
Video footage has emerged five cute chameleons reaching out to touch each other in captivating scenes. The one-month-old tiny animals cling onto their owners fingertips as they move up and down.