Crossing Over the Bridge

Cocky Balboa, Ita Buttroach, Osama Bin Liner and Sir Roach-a-Lot will be battling it out in the 28th Annual Story Bridge Hotel (Brisbane) Cockroach Races on Australian Day, January 26. It's the highlight of the day's sporting calendar. Oh, and on the subject of slightly creepy things, self-styled psychic John Edward will be at Australia Zoo on January 10. "Is there someone on the other side called Steve? ..."