The pair began dating when they were both 16, the same age as Joanne Curtis when she began seeing Chris Dawson.
The pair began dating when they were both 16, the same age as Joanne Curtis when she began seeing Chris Dawson.

Chris Dawson pleads not guilty to murder of wife

THE former husband of Sydney woman Lynette Dawson has formally pleaded not guilty to her murder.

Chris Dawson, a former rugby league player and teacher, was charged in December over the disappearance of his then-wife Lynette on Sydney's northern beaches in 1982.

His lawyer Greg Walsh formally entered a not guilty plea at Downing Centre Local Court on Thursday.

The matter is due back before the same court on August 8.

Lynette Dawson's disappearance was the subject of the highly popular investigative podcast series The Teacher's Pet.



Gympie man faces court after botched taxi driver robbery

premium_icon Gympie man faces court after botched taxi driver robbery

The driver's response made the man and his co-accused flee the cab.

Sydney has one of the confident smiles at Gympie High

premium_icon Sydney has one of the confident smiles at Gympie High

Dental service touring Gympie to bring free treatment to students

Gympie's Keeffe back in for AFL clash against his old club

premium_icon Gympie's Keeffe back in for AFL clash against his old club

He played 40 games for the Pies before they delisted him.