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DVD Review
: The Likely Lads Reviewing the box set comprising 8 black-and-white episodes from each of the 3 seasons with the majority being 25-minute from the 1st Season and two 30-minute ones from the 3rd Season. DVD Review : The Likely Lads
Career & Education Options People are changing jobs and careers at an ever increasing pace, requiring upgrades to skills and education to keep pace with those changes. Look here for various education options. Career & Education Options
Music : Brian Jonestown Massacre Our WebWombatMusic reviewer feels this group is fast becoming one of the most fascinating and influential bands of the last 20 years and Who Killed Sgt. Pepper? consolidates that. Music : Brian Jonestown Massacre
DVD Review
: Looking for Eric WebWombatDVD says this is definitely a film for soccer fans but still results in a relatively good watch for the rest of us Non-Sporty types. DVD Review : Looking for Eric
Weekly Horoscopes What does this week hold for you? Check out your love life, fortune (is it lotto this week), health (will you survive 2010), career (tell the boss where to go), and more! Weekly Horoscopes
Bellarine Peninsula The Bellarine Peninsula offers plenty of modern attractions - a water park, surfing, sailing, diving, golfing, music festivals & fishing. Not to mention gourmet delights and swimming with dolphins. Bellarine Peninsula
Movies : 10 Best
For 2009 If you're planning to take in some movies over the Christmas / New Year break then WebWombatMovies says these ones must be seen! Movies : 10 Best For 2009
Game Trailer :
Just Cause 2 WebWombatGames predicts the game, Just Cause 2 will be hot in 2010. Check it out before you buy by viewing the video and our screenshot collection. Awesome! Game Trailer : Just Cause 2
Joke of the Day Every day a new joke. Some are rib-ticklers, others bawdy and some just plain corny. We don't mind if it gives you inspiration to quote it at your next family gathering. Joke Of The Day
News Keep up with what's happening in Australia and around the world with our hourly updates of headlines and breaking news. Daily News
C30 Electric Volvo Cars has further developed its C30 battery-powered electric vehicle prototype which will be launched at the Detroit Motor Show in January. Volvo C30 Electric
DVD : Year One Our WebWombatDVD reviewer sums this one up in two words - Good fun! Starring Jack Black & Michael Cera, this is another epic movie. DVD : Year One
Motoring : Chrysler Introduce Fiat's 4-Cylinder Engine WebWombatMotoring reports Chrysler Group LLC will introduce Fiat's 1.4-litre, in-line four-cylinder Fully Integrated Robitized Engine (FIRE) in the Fiat 500 in 2010. Motoring : Chrysler & Fiat's Engine
Movies :
Sherlock Holmes Our WebWombatMovie reviewer enjoyed this one and found it a lot of fun, particularly in seeing the ways that Holmes has been updated while still keeping his core essence intact. Movies : Sherlock Holmes
Games : Coming Soon! Check out what's coming and, given the costs of games today, help you sort out the wheat from the chaff. See screen captures and videos of FOUR games soon to be available in the market. Games : Coming Soon!
Christmas Funnies To put you right into a humourous frame of mind to face Christmas we have searched out some funny pictures and cartoons to give you a smile. Christmas Funnies
Motoring : Nissan GT-R Hybrid Reports are circulating that the Nissan GT-R brand will get a hybrid powertrain in 2012 as a 2013 model year. A few years out, but maybe worth the wait? Motoring : Nissan GT-R Hybrid
DVD Review :
The Ugly Truth Our WebWombatDVD reviewer feels he should be awarded an A++ for reviewing this one, but hopefully he will recover following the Christmas break. DVD Review : The Ugly Truth
Music : Bands
& The Internet Is the CD going the way of the old black vinyl LP record? If so, what will the future hold, especially for Bands and getting their music to the consuming public? Music : Bands & The Internet
Games :
Game Party 3 If Game Play 3 offers nothing else, it will at least remain one of those games we all look back on in 10 years and remember fondly just how addictively lame it was. Games : Game Party 3
Win FREE Stuff WebWombatEntertainment would like to give some of you, for FREE, movie tickets and DVDs. Did we say it's FREE! Yes it's FREE stuff. Win FREE Stuff
Motoring :
Details On Nearly 2,000 Cars Try our new listing by manufacturer of the nearly 2,000 cars we have reviewed or provided details about over the years. A wealth of information available. Motoring : Nearly 2,000 Cars
Cheats : Silent Hill Homecoming If you're stuck on Silent Hill Homecoming on PS3 or you'd like to expand your horizons, then try our Hints & Tips to get you over the hump or into a new game play. Game Cheats : Silent Hill Homecoming
Weekly Horoscopes See if our Stars shine brightly as we look towards the festive season. Love, good fortune, health and good cheer. What will our Christmas Day bring? Weekly Horoscopes
Movies : Avatar Sit back and get ready to have your mind blown away with Avatar, which our WebWombatMovie reviewer describes as, one of the most visually spectacular films you are ever likely to come across. Movies : Avatar
Motoring : Honda Civic Si Our resident WebWombatMotoring driver took the Honda Civic Si out for a road test and had numerous things to say. Read them all here! Motoring : Honda Civic Si
DVD Review : Jonathan Creek Jonathan Creek returned in 2009 with the special The Grinning Man which has now been released on DVD. See what our WebWombatDVD reviewer has to say. DVD Review : Jonathan Creek
Music : Mammoth Everything about this album for our WebWombatMusic music lover is so amazing - high quality, brilliant production, fantastic lyrics & gorgeous instrumentation. Music : Mammoth
Recipe Drambuie Meringue recipe - Sensually provocative yet so easy to make. Sprinkle in the Drambuie and bake till meringue is brown. Serves from the oven. For six people. Recipe
Games : Scene It?
Bright Lights! Big Screen! WebWombatGames found Scene It an easy-to-play movie trivia game that tasks contestants to answer questions about movies from all different genres and eras. Games : Scene It? Bright Lights! Big Screen!
Games Trailer : Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands One of the earliest games I can recall playing was Prince of Persia. Well, The Forgotten Sands will be released in May 2010 on all major platforms. Get a sneak preview here! Games Trailer : Prince of Persia
Review : Inglourious Basterds Presenting its audience with brutal violence and comic relief, Inglourious Basterds works in a way that only Tarantino could pull off. DVD Review : Inglourious Basterds
: BMW Z4 sDrive35is BMW has confirmed its new high-performance Z4 Roadster will join the line-up in Australia, after making its official debut at next months Detroit auto show. Motoring : BMW Z4 sDrive35is
Win Stuff! WebWombatDVD in association with Fox Video are giving 5 Lucky Readers the chance to win FAMILY GUY : SOMETHING, SOMETHING, SOMETHING, DARKSIDE on DVD! Win Stuff!
Movie Boxoffice What's been raking in the cash at the Boxoffice this week. They bite your neck, they bite your wallet, Twilight is in the $. Check out the US Boxoffice too. Movie Boxoffice
Music : Triple J Triple J's fifth "Like A Version" release features twenty tracks taken from the Morning Show segment; twenty different, new renditions of songs close to the performers' hearts. Music : Triple J
: How Safe Is Your Car? VACC has tested the basic safety features of more than 4,000 vehicles and found a staggering 31% of them failed their Five Point Safety Check! Motoring : How Safe Is Your Car?
DVD Review : North by Northwest For all you Alfred Hitchcock fans out there, and, for those who love the classic thriller and suspense genre, then WebWombatDVD reviews brings you one of those all time classics. DVD Review : North by Northwest
Movies : Away We Go Our WebWombatMovie reviewer concludes some movies are so endearing they are just destined for cult status and this latest one by Sam Mendes falls very much into that category. Movies : Away We Go
Wine of the Week This week our wine connoisseur samples a Shaw Vineyard Estate 2009 Laughter Series Riesling and for Christmas a Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc NV & Sparkling Moscato NV. Wine of the Week
DVD Review : Death Defying Acts As Houdini (Guy Pearce) passes through Endiburgh on the final leg of his latest world tour, bogus music hall medium Mary McGarvie (Catherine Zeta-Jones) enters the scene. DVD Review : Death Defying Acts
Weekly Horoscope As Christmas fast approaches and the Stars and Planets align, let's see what they have in store for you. Luck, health, love, friendship, travel or your fortune! Weekly Horoscope
Games : Band Hero Our WebWombatGames reviewer plays Band Hero with 4 gamer friends who join in on the action to play lead and bass guitar, drums, and vocals in varied combinations. Games : Band Hero
DVD Trailer : Ghost Machine A supernatural thriller about a group of young U.S. military techs who go TOO far while gaming. Due for release on DVD, 22nd December. Get a sneak preview here! DVD Trailer : Ghost Machine
Careers In Real Estate Real estate agents are responsible for assisting people during the process of buying and selling homes and with leasing for both residential and commercial properties. Careers In Real Estate
Travel : Puerto Rico Considering some exotic travel and also considering some, even more, exotic digs, then consider Puerto Rico and the Carmelite Convent. Our WebWombatTravel writer has! Travel : Puerto Rico
Recipe : Chicken & Tuna Casserole Chicken & Tuna Casserole Recipe - Simple to make with available ingredients. Salmon or mackeral may be substituted to vary the dish. Bake for 25 minutes and then enjoy! Recipe : Chicken & Tuna Casserole
Movies :
9 Director Shane Acker teams up with Tim Burton and Timur Bekmambetov to bring a totally unique and visually stunning animated fantasy epic to screen. Movies : 9
Music : Guy Sebastian WebWombatMusic concludes that, with this album, Sebastian has found a zone that bridges the space between satisfying himself, his fans and his record label. Music : Guy Sebastian
DVD Review :
Kolchak, The Night Stalker This boxset of episodes from the Kolchak TV series, which attained cult status in the 70's and is posited as a precursor to X-Files, is reviewed by WebWombatDVD. DVD Review : Kolchak, The Night Stalker
Game Cheats :
Band Hero (Xbox 360) Open up a whole new vista of Band Hero opportunities. If yours is on the Xbox 360 platform then our cheats and tips list will help you on your road to rock stardom. Game Cheats : Band Hero (Xbox 360)
Motoring : Holden Commodore SV6 Holden's claims its latest SIDI technology promises better fuel economy than any current V6 in its class. WebWombatMotoring road test the new Holden Commodore SV6. Motoring : Holden Commodore SV6
Careers : How to Become a Fashion Designer We live in a society driven by looks and the ability to keep up appearances. Fashion design is a career that caters to that need, a career that will never go out of style but will change the style! Careers : Fashion Design
Music : Slayer WebWombatMusic puts on the headphones and tunes into one of the worlds most popular hardcore acts, Slayer, and listens to their latest album "World Painted Blood"! Music : Slayer
Review : My Sister's Keeper When you stop by the store to purchase or rent this one, make sure you also call by the supermarket to pick up an extra big box of tissues. We're sure you get our drift! DVD Review : My Sister's Keeper
Game Cheats : Band Hero (PS3) Open up a whole new vista of Band Hero opportunities. If yours is on the PS3 platform then our cheats and tips list will help you on your road to rock stardom. Game Cheats : Band Hero (PS3)
Motoring :
Mitsubishi's Compact Crossover WebWombatMotoring looks at Mitsubishi's all-new compact crossover vehicle to be named the RVR in Japan and will be rolled out around the world at a later date. Motoring : Mitsubishi's Compact Crossover
Movies : Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Another 3D animation hits the screens and, as our WebWombatMovies reviewer says, leave your brain at the door, chuck on some futuristic looking glasses, and just enjoy the ride! Movies : Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Wine of the Week Splash out this Christmas on a French Champagne - Taittinger's Prelude Grands Crus NV or sample an Aussie drop of Angove's Brightlands 2008 Sauvignon Blanc Semillon. Wine of the Week
Ozlotto $40,000,000 prize pool in Tuesday 8 December Ozlotto. Statistically the odds of winning may not be all that high but, as they say, you have to be in it to win it. Buy online here! $40,000,000 Ozlotto
: Hospitality & Hotel Management If you are interested in a career within the hospitality and hotel management industry then you may like to check out the career and course options here. Careers : Hospitality & Hotel Management
Movies : Trailers WebWombatMovies brings you a sneek peek of some forthcoming movies - Precious, It's Complicated, Percy Jackson & The Olympians - The Lightning Thief & The Blind Side. Movies : Trailers
Weekly Horoscopes What's in the Stars for the week ahead for you. Have your numbers come up or will there be romance? What about good fortune or your health? Let's look now! Weekly Horoscopes
DVD Review : Disney's Up! An animated comedy adventure about 78 year old balloon salesman Carl Fredricksen who fulfills his lifelong dream when he flies away to the wilds of South America. DVD Review : Disney's Up!
Education : How To Become A Bookkeeper Careers in Bookkeeping are varied and programs to obtain qualifications are available at local colleges and online to best suit your budget, lifestyle, and time available. Education : How To Become A Bookkeeper
Travel : Walking Tongariro National Park NZ WebWombatTravel treks around Tongariro National Park one of New Zealands nine Great Walks. It is listed as a World Heritage Site for both its Cultural and Natural Heritage. Travel : Walking Tongariro National Park NZ
Recipe A Quiche Lorraine recipe that can be served hot or cold. Ideal to accompany a salad or as the main dish following a hearty soup. Recipe
Motoring : Special Edition MINI WebWombatMotoring looks at, what is claimed as, the most exclusive MINI models ever produced to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of the MINI. Motoring : Special Edition MINI
Games : Dragon Age Origins WebWombatGames' verdict, a fusion of the best of existing fantasy works with stunning visuals, emotionally-driven narrative, heart-pounding combat & credible digital actors. Games : Dragon Age Origins
G.I. Joe The Rise Of Cobra This is a movie made for a world audience. Why? Well, everywhere in the world understands explosions, special effects, and dialogue that doesn't require more than primary school-level English. DVD : G.I. Joe The Rise Of Cobra
Cheats : Assassin's Creed 2 Want to expand your horizons in Assassin's Creed 2 on your PS3 then check out the hints here. Hundreds of other cheats/hints for all platforms as well. Games Cheats : Assassin's Creed 2
Movies: The
Informant! WebWombatMovies reviews the Matt Damon release, The Informant!, based on the true story of the highest ranking corporate whistleblower in U.S. history. Movies: The Informant!
Music :
Birds of Tokyo While expectations were high for the Birds of Tokyo, Broken Strings Tour, none could truly anticipate the sheer genius of that which they were about to experience. Music : Birds of Tokyo
Games : Sponge
Bob's Truth Or Square Sponge Bob sure gets around. He is now spreading his spongy wings in an undersea saga. Watch out Nemo. WebWombatGames reviewed this one on Wii. Games : Sponge Bob's Truth Or Square
Motoring :
Ford GT Geiger HP 790 The Geiger HP 790 is the Ford GT's 5.4-litre V8 which now produces 790 horsepower (581kW) at 6320rpm and 863Nm of torque at 4600rpm. Impressive? Motoring : Ford GT Geiger HP 790
: Paranormal Activity With no budget, set inside one house and with two cast members Paranormal Activity is one of the creepiest and most unsettling horror films of the decade. Movies : Paranormal Activity
Movies : Wake in Fright Wake In Fright has been restored by the National Film and Sound Archive and AtLab Deluxe for this Blu-ray Disc release. Movies : Wake in Fright
Travel : Fiji WebWombatTravel concludes, when saying the name Fiji, the image of tropical delights come to mind and you think of glorious days swimming, snorkelling or being waited on. Travel : Fiji
Motoring :
Volvo Group Going Greener Worried about the carbon footprint you leave when driving your car, well, here is an iPhone application that can tell you your footprint for any mode of transport. Motoring : Volvo Group Going Greener
Weekly Horoscopes Leading up to Christmas try and stay ahead of the pack by looking at your love life, your encounters, your finances and your lucky numbers. What do the Stars say? Weekly Horoscopes
Wine of the Week Our wine connoisseur this week samples a drop of 2005 Brand's Laira Stentiford Old Vine Shiraz from Coonawarra and a Penna Lane's 2009 Riesling from the Clare Valley. Wine of the Week
OzLotto $30,000,000 OzLotto draw this coming Tuesday. To beat the crush why not purchase your tickets online with us and help a worthwhile cause? OzLotto
Movies : 2012 If you're into numerology then 2012 is a big number, at least to the ancient Mayans. But it takes Hollywood to make it into a disaster movie. Intense noise & a visual tidal wave. Movies : 2012
Movies: Where The Wild Things Are Spike Jonze collaborates with celebrated author Maurice Sendak to bring one of the most beloved books of all time to the big screen. Movies: Where The Wild Things Are
: Cadillac CTS Coupé The Cadillac CTS Coupé first made its debut as a concept back in 2008 at the Australian International Motor Show and is now a reality according to WebWombatMotoring. Motoring : Cadillac CTS Coupé
Finance : Forex Trading If you're interested in finding out about Forex Trading or would like to try before you buy then get some information on The Basics & some Practical Tips. Finance : Forex Trading
Movies : Cold Souls Does this movie have soul, lack soul, is soulful or soulless? You be the judge! Starring Paul Giamatti, Dina Korzun, Emily Watson, David Strathairn & Katheryn Winnick & directed by Sophie Barthes. Movies : Cold Souls
Weekend Recipe Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe. A sweet potato base topped with pecan nuts and marshmellows. A side dish or can be eaten on its own. Weekend Recipe
Music : Nirvana This twentieth anniversary edition is warmly recommended for diehard Nirvana fans and anyone who has worn out their previous copies of Bleach. Music : Nirvana
Travel : Hunter Valley Wine Region WebWombatTravel visits the The Hunter Valley region of New South Wales and stays the at Holman Estate guest house which is 15 minutes from everywhere! Travel : Hunter Valley Wine Region
Movies : A
Serious Man There's a lot to think about and laugh at with this movie, and while for some the lack of easy answers could be frustrating you will enjoy one of the Coen brothers best films in recent years. Movies : A Serious Man
Careers in Photography If you are looking for a career in Photography and all the myriad options available, then you need to read this article as a basis for you next step. Careers in Photography
: BMW 5 Series WebWombatMotoring brings details on the BMW new 5 Series which will go on sale in Europe after the Geneva motor show and will join Australian dealerships by mid 2010. Motoring : BMW 5 Series
: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 WebWombatGames reviews Modern Warfare 2 which picks up five years after the events of the previous game with new features and options. Games : Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
Music : Weezer Definitely have a spin of this hip-hop collabos for a laugh and to prove why cross genre songwriting is a privilege, not a right. Music : Weezer
Wine of the Week Today our wine connoisseur samples a Deep Woods Estate's 2009 Harmony Rosé (perfect with the Xmas turkey) and an Omni Light Classic (lighter in alcohol and calories). Wine of the Week
Competitions WebWombatDVD in association with Warner Home Video are giving 15 Lucky Readers the chance to win DISGRACE on DVD. Enter and Win! Competitions
DVD Review :
Santa Buddies A DVD releast for Christmas. This is the ninth Air Bud Spin off. A kids movie follows the Air Buddies as they set out to save Christmas. DVD Review : Santa Buddies
Motoring : Subaru WRX WebWombatMotoring reports that Subaru's Impreza WRX has sold more than 30,000 vehicles in Australia. Read about it here! Motoring : Subaru WRX
Travel :
Trekking Lake Waikaremoana The Lake Waikaremoana Track in Te Urewera National Park on the North Island of NZ is one of New Zealands least tramped Great Walks. Travel : Trekking Lake Waikaremoana
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