Megan Gorrey, The Sydney Morning Herald

Megan Gorrey

The Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney, NSW, Australia

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  • The Sydney Morning Herald
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  • Brisbane Times
  • Canberra Times
  • Daily Life
  • The Age

Recent articles by Megan:

Alameddine family member stabbed in Goulburn Supermax prison

Talal Alameddine, 29, was treated for minor stab wounds and cuts after the brawl between two inmates on Sunday morning. → Read More

Don Harwin steps down as minister, will not contest the next election

The NSW Liberal MP is not seeking a spot in the ministry ahead of a widely tipped cabinet reshuffle this weekend by Premier Dominic Perrottet → Read More

Sydney lord mayor Clover Moore ‘optimistic’ as NSW voters go to the polls

Clover Moore is expected to secure a record fifth term as Sydney lord mayor, as nearly 5 million voters went to the polls in council elections across NSW. → Read More

Stage set for Town Hall showdown in City of Sydney elections

Clover Moore is fighting for a fifth term as Sydney’s lord mayor. The five women vying to unseat her argue it’s time for a changing of the guard at Town Hall. → Read More

Sydney’s battlegrounds: The councils in play at this weekend’s elections

More than 5 million people in NSW will decide the future of their councils this weekend. With the pandemic upending lives, much is riding on the outcome. → Read More

All you need to know about local government elections on Saturday

More than 5 million voters in NSW are being urged to vote early to avoid crowds at polling booths on Saturday, December 4. → Read More

‘Second rate’: Warning for struggling Sydney CBD as council poll looms

Helping businesses in Sydney’s two main CBDs recover from the pandemic is shaping as a critical issue in next month’s local council elections. → Read More

Meet the Indigenous leader taking on Clover Moore for Sydney’s top job

Yvonne Weldon vowed she would never get involved with black politics as a young woman growing up in Redfern. Now she could be Sydney’s next lord mayor. → Read More

‘Very selfish boofheads’: Police taskforce to hunt down 3500 protesters

Thousands of protesters are marched in Sydney’s CBD to protest widespread lockdowns in NSW, as crowds opposing COVID-19 restrictions gather in major cities across Australia. → Read More

Man dies after hedge trimmer accident on Sydney’s lower north shore

Paramedics were confronted by a “traumatic and chaotic scene” after they responded to reports of an accident involving the power tool. → Read More

Labor’s Linda Scott to take on Clover Moore for Sydney lord mayor

In pointed comments about her rivals, Cr Scott said she was not running to “settle the scores of old”. → Read More

Man charged with attempted murder after Sydney CBD apartment glassing

Police were called to an apartment complex on Liverpool Street in response to reports of a domestic-related assault shortly before 6am. → Read More

Sydney man charged after dog bites police officer on the face

The man, 52, allegedly barricaded himself in a garage with the dog when police were called to a house at Georges Hall shortly before 1.30am. → Read More

'People are shocked': Sydney homeowners divided over rates plans

Ratepayers in parts of Sydney are frustrated by skyrocketing rates bills. → Read More

Anthony Albanese taken to hospital after car crash in Sydney's inner west

A spokesman said Mr Albanese was "heavily shaken but he is okay" after the incident in Marrickville on Friday. → Read More

Man shot in incident with Corrective Services in Wollongong

An inmate has died after a shooting incident while the man was in the custody of Corrective Services NSW in Wollongong on Wednesday. → Read More

Regional communities on alert after 'unaware' case takes road trip

People have been urged to come forward for testing at Broken Hill and Orange as western Sydney's Berala cluster continues to grow. → Read More

Man dies at Wattamolla in the Royal National Park south of Sydney

Police said the man in his 20s was pulled from the water but died at the scene. → Read More

Man dead after police pursuit in Sydney's south-west

The male passenger was thrown from the car after it crashed into a power pole about 11.20pm on Thursday. → Read More

Man shot in confrontation with police in Sydney's west: reports

Police are urging members of the public to avoid the Acacia Avenue area after reports the man was shot on Wednesday morning. → Read More