New Tas fires could push crews to limit
Multiple emergency warnings have been issued for uncontrolled bushfires across Tasmania including one due to threaten a tourist attraction.
Australia must continue to do everything it can to keep children safe after five indigenous girls died after taking their lives, the prime minister says.
Defence Minister Christopher Pyne is poised to visit Japan, China and Singapore this week.
Victoria’s crossbench MPs are uniting to make a call to end to duck hunting in the state, but the major parties say they’re unmoved.
Scott Morrison has described booing prime ministers attending sporting events as a “great tradition” after he copped a hostile reception at the tennis.
A man who was seriously injured in an Adelaide robbery and hit-run has been praised for his “remarkable grace”.
A family ran a crime syndicate that stole more than $1 million worth of baby formula from across Sydney and sent it to China, police say.
Tony Abbott has suggested voting for independents such as Rob Oakeshott or Clive Palmer would undermine the credibility of federal parliament.
Three men have faced a Brisbane court charged with murdering Robert Frescon, whose body was found in his home after he didn’t show up for work.
A NSW Greens MP who has admitted to using MDMA “occasionally” since her 20s has called for police to stop using sniffer dogs outside music festivals.
Scientists will monitor remote parts of the Great Barrier Reef to see how it has fared during the latest bleaching events.
Pressure is mounting on the Victorian and NSW state governments to dump a zero-tolerance approach to drugs and trial pill testing.
A police senior constable shot in the neck is in a serious condition after she and a colleague were shot by a gunman in northern NSW.
Victorian Liberal Senator Jane Hume will not put her hand up as a candidate for the seat of Higgins to replace Industrial Relations Minister Kelly O’Dwyer.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
The principal of Shepparton’s new ‘‘super school’’ has been appointed.