Today Tonight Stories from 2018
- MKR Pork
Australia’s changing meat tastes – what we’re buying and why, with MKR’s Colin Fassnidge.
- Bomber Command
Australia’s forgotten World War Two heroes – now fighting for recognition.
- Gopher Licences
Adelaide’s mobility scooter menace – should they have to “gopher” a licence?
- Calorie Camera
Dropping kilos with the Calorie Camera – the picture perfect new way to lose weight.
- Kids Arthritis
The brave young South Aussie joining the fight against arthritis.
- Petrol Prices 2018
Fighting back against high petrol prices – the Adelaide servos who’ll always give you a better deal.
- Shock Tactics
The shock new tactics to help teens make smarter decisions about drugs, alcohol and driving.
- Kitchen Conversations
Political odd couple Mark Latham and Alan Jones – their recipe to fix the South Australian economy.
- Dog Attack 2018
An unprovoked attack on a defenceless dog – could the culprit strike again?
- Cruises 2018
Cruising out of Adelaide – luxury liners from under $100 a day.
- Neighbour Dispute
When Adelaide neighbour disputes turn violent – broken bones and serious injuries, over a parking space.
- Port Foodbank
Free food for struggling families – the South Aussie supermarket where you don’t have to pay.
- Pet MRI
The hi-tech new medical procedure that could save your pet’s life.
- Hindley Streeet
The Hindley Street war zone – shocking violence caught on camera, and fears a new mega nightclub will make it worse.
- Energy Pill
The energy pill for seniors – giving older bodies a new lease of life.
- Paraplegic Aerialist
How a paraplegic learnt to fly for the Commonwealth Games – her inspiring story.
- CSIRO Diet 2018
The scientifically-proven new Aussie diet, promising to keep off the kilos.
- Hospital Congestion
Sent home a day after brain surgery – the Adelaide mum told there was no room for her at the new RAH.
- Farm Murders
Australia’s plan to fast-track white South African refugees – should they be allowed to jump the queue?
- Denise Morcombe
Daniel Morcombe’s mum brings her child protection campaign to South Australia.
- Quirky Gardens
From the weird to the wonderful – Adelaide’s most unusual gardens.
- Pollies Jumping Ship
South Australia’s party-jumping pollies – when you don’t get what you voted for.
- Pelvic Congestion
The simple treatment for a painful condition affecting thousands of Australian women.
- Fussy Eaters
How to fix fussy eaters – teaching kids to love their food.
- Superfood 2018
Superfoods on a budget – healthy supermarket staples at a fraction of the price.
- Macca's Sign
The golden arches that just got bigger – residents fight back against sky-high advertising.
- Hutt Street
An Adelaide street living in fear – the homeless shelter fixing one problem but creating another.
- Neverland Boys
Free holiday – the young Aussies travelling the world at someone else’s expense.
- Easter Egg Mark-Ups
Easter egg price-gouging – how to beat the massive mark-ups.
- Female Shearers
The “click go the shears” girls – taking on the boys in the toughest of trades.
- Spas Dispute
The spas dispute that’s bubbling over – a warning from outraged customers.
- The Organised Housewife
The easier way to cook and clean – household hacks to save you time and money.
- Weight-loss Kidney
Too fat to donate a kidney – a wife’s weight-loss race to help save her husband.
- Public Trustee 2018
Fighting for the right to care for their mother – her loving family blocked by the public trustee.
- Funeral Comparisons
Funeral insurance versus pre-paid – the traps to avoid.
- Little Lucy Update
Little Lucy comes to Adelaide – can our doctors give her a chance at a normal life?
- Nurses' Code
Having to apologise for being white – the controversial new code for nurses treating Indigenous Australians.
- Migraine Piercing
Beating migraines with earrings – the drug-free treatment with remarkable results.
- Robie Porter
The pop-idol-turned-producer behind some of Australia’s biggest music exports.
- Murder Laws
Getting away with murder – her daughter’s killer shielded by accomplices and the law, an Adelaide mum’s fight for justice.
- Amazing Physio
The fantastic physio – his patient told he’d be in a wheelchair for life, now he’s up and walking.
- Judd Shoes
Still putting their best foot forward – Adelaide’s oldest shoe shop turns 150.
- Bad Banks
A 30-year loan to an aged pensioner – already scammed, but the bank lent him more to lose.
- Election Wash-up
What will a State Liberal Government mean for you? New premier Steven Marshall joins us in the studio.
- Xmas Island
From prison to paradise – Australia’s notorious refugee camp to become a luxury holiday resort.
- Rock Kid
Australia’s rock kid – the little guitar prodigy about to hit the big-time.
- Election 2018 (Part 2)
The People Go to Parliament – undecided voters one-on-one with Weatherill, Marshall and Xenophon.
- Election 2018 (Part 1)
The People Go to Parliament – meet the undecided voters ready to take on Weatherill, Marshall and Xenophon
- Spy Kids
Keeping your kids safe online – the hi-tech new tool giving parents peace of mind.
- Old Banks
Real estate you can bank on – the families and businesses cashing in on Adelaide’s old bank buildings.
- Regional Health
A young life needlessly cut short – the abandoned victims of our broken mental health system.
- Onion Man
Australia’s amazing amateur weather forecaster – you won’t believe how he does it.
- Great Australian Bight Documentary
The fight to stop oil and gas exploration off South Australia’s coast.
- Aussie Farmers Direct Franchise
Another franchise fail – left with no income, and a business they can’t sell.
- Health Food Aisle
The not-so-healthy health-food aisle – organic, paleo and raw foods put to the test.
- Tyre Recycling
Australia’s car-tyre graveyard – you won’t believe where the old ones are going now.
- Hospital Death
What the doctors missed – a family shattered by another SA Health scandal.
- Kids Teeth
What many parents don’t know about their children’s teeth until it’s too late.
- Road Raise
No pain, no gain – a Port Adelaide legend’s next big adventure.
- Bali Scam
Scammed of his life savings, on a Bali holiday – a warning to all overseas travellers.
- Gym Bill
The high price of fitness – one man’s $10m debt over unpaid gym fees.
Scientists reveal which apples a day really can help keep the doctor away.
- Old Bff's
Best pals for almost a century – why their friendship has stood the test of time.
- Low Interest Loans
Fast cash without breaking the bank – the best deals on pay-day loans, credit cards and more.
- Reading Program
Setting them up for success – the Adelaide program to stop students falling behind.
From acne and scarring to flawless skin – the hi-tech new treatment that’s changing lives.
- Museum Bottle
The world’s oldest message in a bottle washes up on an Aussie beach.
- Crime Hotspots
Adelaide’s crime hotspots – the surprising suburbs thieves are targeting.
- Lawyer Letdown Part 2
Ruined at the hands of a drunken lawyer – taxpayers pick up the compensation bill as we continue our investigation.
- Lawyer Letdown Part 1
Ruined at the hands of a drunken lawyer – so why was he allowed to continue practising, and who’s really to blame?
- Ice Rink Decision
In from the cold – a lifeline for Adelaide’s Ice Arena and the important community programs it supports.
- Missy Higgins
Why Missy Higgins was superstar Ed Sheeran’s first celebrity crush.
- Foot Spray
Best foot forward – the new spray to fix nasty foot problems.
- Town Eviction
A South Australian town, wiped off the map – pensioners, war veterans and business owners among those soon to be homeless.
- Diabetes Ride
The extreme cyclist putting his own health at risk to help sick children.
- Medicare Madness
Medicare madness – in excruciating pain but told she’s “not fat enough” for surgery.
- Playford Ice Rink
A $10m government loan that’s skating on thin ice – the controversial plan for Adelaide’s new ice rink.
- Phone Car
Driving hands-free – the smart phone so smart it can even steer your car.
- Water Pipe Pup
Water pup – the clever canine trained to sniff out leaking water pipes.
- Offensive Plates
Adelaide’s number-plate Nazis – banning “offensive” plates that didn’t mean to offend.
- Drone Shield Tech
Attack of the drones – the amazing Aussie invention to help protect us from terrorism.
- Burton's Nephew
Growing up with Hollywood royalty – uncle Richard Burton and auntie Liz Taylor.
- Oakden Report
“A shameful chapter in South Australia’s history” – the story behind the Oakden aged-care scandal.
- Precocious Puberty Child
Cheated of her childhood – puberty at four, then menopause at age five.
- DIY Cleaners
DIY cleaners – how to make your own products at home, and make big savings.
- Young Skater
An Adelaide family’s big sacrifice for a young skater’s Olympic dream.
- Phone Technology 2018
Better features, cheaper prices – the world’s best new mobile phones.
- Precious Peg
Precious Peg turns 112 – Australia’s oldest woman shares her secrets to a long life.
- Trashed Houses 2018
Her retirement ruined by neighbours from hell – the innocent victims of our public housing parasites.
Adelaide’s fitness warriors – taking on the nation in the ultimate endurance test.
- Firefighter Alex
Fireman Alex says thank you – thousands turn out in the city to see a brave boy’s wish come true.
- Tree Fight
Out on a limb – the property owner who snapped, tearing down 70 council trees.
- Fringe Circus
Online Exclusive: The world’s best circus acts at the Adelaide Fringe.
- NBN Lawsuit
The push for an NBN class action – how fed-up Adelaide customers are fighting back.
- Qantas Profits
Qantas’s $976m record profit – will it mean cheaper airfares?
- Fringe Young and Old
Adelaide’s world-famous “hiccup kid” takes a second shot at a singing career, while a classic Aussie songwriter arrives in town without a hiccup.
- Released Dogs
“Ruff” justice – the two wrongly accused dogs in a $70k court battle.
- Fireman Alex
The little boy who’ll bring Adelaide to a standstill – how Alex’s firefighting heroes are making his wish come true.
- Onkaparinga Protest
Ratepayer anger boils over at a protest against “wasteful” spending at SA’s largest council.
- Autonomous Trucks
Driverless trucks – mining monsters with no one behind the wheel, so are they safe?
- Fringe Singers
Two Aussie music legends ready to return to Adelaide.
- Truck Blitz
Dangerous trucks on the wrong side of the road – a teenage girl lucky to be alive after a terrifying head-on crash.
- Concussion Invention
The biggest medical issue facing the AFL – now, an Aussie invention that could save careers, and lives.
- SA Best Ad
Nick Xenophon the rapper – his new election ad has got Adelaide talking, but will it hurt his campaign.
- Fringe Magicians
The world’s most outrageous magicians, ready to shock Adelaide audiences.
- Dangerous Buses
Adelaide’s dangerous buses – drivers forced to break the law, just to stay on schedule.
- Secret Garden
Australia’s amazing secret garden – hidden from the public for decades, now finally revealed. More info: https://tinyurl.com/ybuoy54c
- Cycling Doco
Cyclists versus motorists – on the road with Adelaide’s “Middle-Aged Men in Lycra”.
- Visa Issues
Our crazy immigration laws – the hardworking Irish couple facing deportation.
- Ute Tax
The tax office crackdown on work vehicles driven for personal use.
- Shower Screen Safety
Exploding shower screens – how to spot the warning signs and keep your family safe.
- Latte Levy
The caffeine addiction that’s killing our planet – now, the push for a “latte levy”.
- Blind Archie
The baby born with no eyes – can doctors help little Archie reach his full potential?
- Lionel Richie
Valentine’s Day with the king of love songs, Lionel Richie.
- MKR 2018
The “Adelaide In-laws” recipe for success as things heat up in the MKR kitchen.
- Kiln Tragedy
Left shattered by a workplace tragedy, now a young family’s fight for justice.
- Perfect Pantry
Inside Adelaide’s most perfect pantry – how getting organised can save you thousands a year on groceries.
- Haemophiliac Family
Handle with care – five fragile siblings who share the same rare medical condition.
- Onkaparinga Credit (Part 3)
The council conduct controversy goes statewide – we continue our investigation, with more local governments under fire.
- Old Thief Update
Courtroom drama for the 78-year-old pensioner accused of being Australia’s oldest house burglar.
- Onkaparinga Credit (Part 2)
Council spending exposed – we continue our exclusive investigation into ratepayer-funded credit cards.
- Onkaparinga Credit
Council spending exposed – our exclusive investigation into ratepayer-funded credit cards.
- Ultimate Elvis
Ultimate Elvis - the King is back and down under. Meet the world’s best Elvis impersonator.
- AMP Insurance Fight
Permanently disabled – but not sick enough for his insurer. Find out what happened when we took up his fight.
- Ford Raptor
Unwrapping the NEW Raptor –we’re at the global launch of the four-wheel drive of the future.
- Collapsed Ceiling
Lives almost lost – a warning to all home owners about collapsing ceilings. Tonight 6.30.
- Banking Royal Commission
The big banks ordered to repay millions – are you entitled to a refund?
- Kayah Guenther
Australia’s Down syndrome dancer - performing around the world to standing ovations.
- Driver Debate
The age old driving debate – does practice make perfect, or are older drivers a danger on our roads?
- House Sitters
No mortgage, no rent, no bills, no worries - how you can live the dream, all year round..
- Horse Sanctuary
Horse homes – rescuing the retirees of racing. The Adelaide animal sanctuary that needs your help.
- Shoestring Oz
Shoestring Oz – the couple who travelled the country, for one dollar, a kilometre. Why seeing the world doesn’t have to cost the earth.
- Eastwood Eviction
Eastwood Eviction – the property has been in his family for more than a century, so why is the State Government trying to evict him?
- P & O Luggage
Cruise luggage – it was meant to be the trip of a lifetime, so why was she left stranded on the dock while her bags went around the world?
- Honey Heist
Honey heist – Why the sticky spread is attracting sticky fingers. The South Aussie bee keepers on high alert.
- Budget Beauty
Budget beauty – Australia’s biggest beauty test, hundreds of products compared to find the best value.
- Super Bowl 2018
Super Bowl ads – the very best commercials from this year’s Super Bowl. Plus, the campaign to bring back Crocodile Dundee.
- New Witness
Exclusive: A surprise new witness in the Beaumont case – one of Harry Phipps’ workers comes forward for the first time.
- Phipps Investigation
Why the Castalloy factory excavation could be just the start of investigations into mysterious businessman Harry Phipps.
- Stuart Mullins
The author who first exposed the secret life of Beaumonts suspect Harry Phipps.
- Young Parents 2018
A mum of two at just sixteen – how she plans to prove the critics wrong.
- Harri the Galah
The pet parrot that stowed away on a cruise ship to New Zealand.
- Brighton Swim
The Adelaide women making a splash in the fight against cancer.
- New Payments
Instant cash – the big banking changes to put money in your pocket, fast.
- Beaumont Credit
We hear from the family of the chief suspect in the Beaumont case, ahead of the dig that could solve South Australia’s greatest mystery.
- Centrelink Squabble
A Centrelink squabble over $20 – why heartless bureaucrats wouldn’t help little Ivy.
- Ross Kemp
Kidnapped, and shot at, in the world’s most dangerous places, now this extreme adventurer is coming to Adelaide.
- Children with Albinism
Two siblings born with the same rare condition – a family fights back over cruel taunts.
- Lunar Eclipse
The “super blue blood moon” – your guide to Adelaide’s most spectacular eclipse in decades.
- Blacksmith Kid
A dying industry, back in business – why young South Aussies are becoming blacksmiths.
- Smoking Age
Should the legal smoking age in SA be raised to 21? Have your say on Nick Xenophon’s new policy.
- Vet Rip-off
Adelaide vets putting profits before pets – why they’re quoting thousands for unnecessary treatments.
- Baby Tests
Unreliable baby tests – the perfectly healthy baby girl who was meant to be born with severe abnormalities.
- Children’s Money
How to teach children the value of real money in a digital world.
- Superfoods 2018
Eating your way to good health – life-enhancing new superfoods for 2018.
- Hail Apples
Crops and jobs wiped out – the fight to save South Australia’s apple industry.
- Australia Day By Air
Australia Day from the air – a bird’s eye view of how Adelaide celebrated.
- Life Savers
Adelaide’s brave surf lifesavers in action – keeping us safe from the ocean, and its monsters.
- Caesarean Bubs
New long-term health concerns for babies born by caesarean.
- Tennis Grunting
The surprising reasons why tennis players grunt and shriek.
- Secret Book Club
The Mills & Boon mums making good money as romance writers.
- Airbnb Update
She put her landlord’s property on Airbnb – how she got caught out making money from his investment.
- Back to School
Back-to-school bill shock – the staggering cost of a “free” education.
- Real Witches
Australia’s real-life witches – are they a force for good or evil?
- Desert Vet
Red Dog’s real-life vet, now helping animals in need throughout the Aussie outback.
- Beaumont Dig
The chief suspect in the Beaumont case – was he also behind the mysterious disappearance of other Adelaide children?
- Mrs Brown's Boys
Voted best British comedy this century, now Mrs Brown’s Boys is coming to Adelaide.
- Beaumont Search
The Beaumont Case breakthrough – a joint Channel 7 and SA Police investigation into Australia’s greatest mystery.
- Port Makeover
A Port club member’s family tragedy – now, a special surprise from the team that will change their lives.
- Smelly Socks
No more smelly socks – the magic new fabric to keep your feet sweet.
- Artel Chains
In chains – an Adelaide chef’s dramatic protest over unpaid wages.
- Adelaide Beaches
The end of Adelaide’s free beaches – councils and businesses making you pay to play.
- SA Power Prices
South Australia’s best power providers for price and customer service.
- Car Pooling
Taking the pain out of your daily commute – the new way to reduce your travel time and costs.
- School Lunches 2018
Back-to-school lunches kids will love – healthy foods saving you time and money.
- Port River Dredging
The government red tape keeping SA in the dark about a potential environmental disaster.
- Dog Sunburn
The cruel disease killing Adelaide dogs – how to protect your pet and save thousands in vet bills.
- Food Engineers
Low-sugar sugar – why the sweet treat is about to become a lot healthier.
- $1000 Cash
Interest-free cash loans to beat post-Christmas bill shock.
- The BBQ Movie
The great Aussie BBQ – now cooking up a storm on the big screen.
- Drowning Tragedy
The tragic drowning of an African boy at Glenelg sparks an ugly war of words.
- Best Cleaners 2018
Australia’s best cleaning products – thousands tested, so which ones really clean up?
- Balloon Ban
Bursting their balloons – the push to ban a family favourite.
- Concussion Case
Charged with killing his partner, but he can’t remember – Australia’s first concussion test case and what it means for the AFL.
- $50 Shop
Secrets to slashing your grocery bill – feeding a family of four for just $50 a week.
- Toilet Tourism
Toilet tourism – the Aussie towns with remarkable public restrooms.
Adelaide’s double-dealing dognapper – claiming lost pedigree pooches as her own, then selling them for profit.
- Fridge App
The new free app that could save you a thousand dollars a year on groceries.
- Cool Pools
Adelaide’s passion for backyard pools – what you need to know to make the most of yours.
- Phone Lockers
Drastic measures – the phone lockers to help children beat online addiction.
- Vitamins 2018
Australia’s best vitamin pills for effectiveness, value and taste.
- Coffin Fraud Update
A whistleblower lifts the lid on the funeral industry after a grandmother’s high-priced coffin was switched for a cheap pine box.
- Ladies Night Out
The politically correct push for gender-neutral driver’s licences and no more “ladies’ nights”.
- Coffin Swap
A pauper’s send-off at a princely price – the funeral home accused of switching an expensive coffin for a cheap pine box.
- Best Cars 2018
The best new cars for 2018 – small, medium and off-road, plus the lemons to avoid.
- 2018 Lamb Ad
Hitting the wrong note – should the Broadway-inspired new lamb ad be given the chop?
- Healthy Treats
Healthy school holiday treats – cheap, delicious recipes your kids will love
- Carnivorous Plants
Plants that bite – the natural way to control mozzies and other insects this summer.
- CES 2018
From helpful home robots to life-saving baby monitors – the world’s best new hi-tech gadgets.
- Council Travel
An SA mayor defends his ratepayer-funded trade missions to the Philippines, where he also met up with his online girlfriend.
- Piano Man
The illness that could’ve silenced Adelaide’s “Piano Man” – a world-renowned tribute artist now helping others.
- Frozen Drinks
From servo slushies to home-made – the healthiest frozen drinks to cool you down this summer.
- American Idiot
American Idiot – the explosive punk musical ready to shock Adelaide.
- Repeat Offenders
Drink drivers, drug drivers, repeat offenders – why police and the courts are powerless to stop them.
- Best Vacuums 2018
Australia’s best-value vacuum cleaners – those that suck and those that don’t.
- Cancer Books
The mum who lost her life to cancer but left behind special bedtime stories for her young children.
- Vili Anniversary
Vili’s star-studded celebrity party to celebrate his 50 years in the pie game.
- Expensive Seafood
Reeling in South Australia’s fishing industry – what will it mean for jobs, amateur anglers, and seafood prices?
- Trolley Money
A grateful grandmother reunited with her life savings, left behind in a shopping bag.
- Dog Dangers
Keeping your dog safe from deadly summer dangers you may not know about.
- John Noble
From Port Pirie to Hollywood – the local actor now starring in the world’s biggest movies and TV shows.
Dangerous waters – the local mayor fighting to stop a potential environmental disaster off Adelaide’s coast.
- Stolen Keys
The risk you take, taking your car to the mechanics – the man left with no wheels and thousands out of pocket.
- Technology Heat
Catastrophic computer crashes and medic-alert meltdowns – how to protect your hardware from summer heatwaves.
- Car Sales 2017
Hot wheels – Australia’s best-selling cars of 2017.
- Illegal Migrants
The 60,000 illegal migrants compromising Australia’s security and economy.
- RFDS Premmie Baby
Flying doctors who saved a baby’s life – now, an emotional reunion 15 years on.
- Medico Compare
Adelaide’s new online doctor shopping – taking the pain out of your medical bills.
- Jacket House
Surprise discovery – home renovators uncover a precious piece of war history.
- HomeStart Eviction
He almost lost his life, now they’re losing their house – how to protect your family from heartless home lenders.
- Microwave Meals
Microwave meals – the best buys for your health, and your wallet.
- New Year Success
New Year’s resolutions, one year on – everyday Aussies who’ve transformed their lives, and how you can too.
- Allergy Girl
A little girl allergic to the world and trapped in her home. Now, the new treatment giving her hope for a normal life. More info: https://tinyurl.com/yaycq859
- CEO Scam
A billion-dollar cyber scam – the world’s biggest online fraudsters, targeting Adelaide.
- YouTube 2018
The world’s must-see videos – counting down YouTube’s Top 10 for 2017.
- 2018 New Year Resolutions
How to change your life – the simple steps to keeping a New Year’s resolution.
- Cannabis Oil
The high cost of medicinal cannabis – even when it’s legal, it’s still not affordable.