AFR Cryptic (9/3/2019) Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations
1 FRIGHT
Scare female in good health (6) F + RIGHT
5 HALL
Passage in hotel used by everyone (4) H + ALL
9 SCORN
Look down on small growth of skin (5) S + CORN
10 NOURISHED
Looked after coating of nickel covering our shed (9) (NI outside OUR) + SHED
13 FOOTAGE
Clip of goat reloaded by YouTube finally (7) Anagram of OF GOAT + YOUTUB(E)
14 HOLDS ON
Tired child, running from hospital, clings to life (5,2) (OLD + SON) after H
15 LURE
Participants in Aussie Rules returned inducement (4) aussiE RULes reversed
16 FACE TO FACE
A distinct feature of one opposite (4,2,4) FACET + OF + ACE
19 FACTORED IN
Considered cast member kidnapped by disguised fiend (8,2) ACTOR inside anagram of FIEND
20 WARD
Pull back a minor (4) DRAW reversed
23 CREATOR
Father arranged race to river (7) Anagram of RACE TO + R
25 MARKING
Assessment hurt leading performer (7) MAR + KING
26 DREAMBOAT
One stunning doctor and paramedic tucked into lunch, say (9) DR + (AMBO inside EAT)
28 NOTES
Written records not assessed at the centre (5) NOT + assESsed
29 WEPT
Pressure applied in rainy weather turned on the waterworks (4) P inside WET
30 SECTOR
District with little time to respond initially (6) SEC + TO + (R)ESPOND
 Down  Answers and Clues Explanations
2 RENTAL
Part of Australia included in real cost of living (6) NT inside REAL
3 GINGER ALE
Spirit and lager mixed with last bit of ice and soft drink (6,3) GIN + anagram of LAGER + IC(E)
4 TOUCH
Feel tense cry of pain (5) T + OUCH
5 HEIRLOOM
He left in one room an object of passing interest? (8) HE + [L inside (I + ROOM)]
6 LIE
Outsider not bound by an untruthful statement (3) A)LIE(N
7 USEFUL
American developed fuel of great importance (6) US + anagram of FUEL
8 COLOUR SCHEME
Decorator’s offering company large margin in revamped course (6,6) CO + L + (HEM inside anagram of COURSE)
11 HASTA LA VISTA
Farewell features a TV A-list broadcast before start of activities (5,2,5) HAS + anagram of A TV ALIST + (A)CTIVITIES
12 DANCE
Social clubs owned by European (5) C inside DANE
17 ENIGMATIC
Mysterious island with strange magnetic force-field? (9) I inside anagram of MAGNETIC
18 CONTEMPT
Disregard kid, one not always at work before time (8) CON + TEMP + T
19 FACED
Coped with what a cafe may offer up (5) DECAF reversed
21 DIGEST
Archaeological expedition revised set summary of events (6) DIG + anagram of SET
22 PRONTO
Sportsperson who’s paid, not strangely, at once (6) PRO + anagram of NOT
24 RIOTS
South American resort mounted street events of a disturbing nature (5) RIO + (ST reversed)
27 ROW
Scrap section of table (3) Double Definition

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