Already Australia's first Greens minister, Tasmania's Nick McKim is eyeing another first should the party end up in opposition.
A man's leg was torn off after he became caught under an excavator at a south Sydney construction site.
Union members have protested outside the Queensland treasurer's first invite-only meeting in Cairns to discuss asset sales.
Authorities say the insecticide fenthion is the likely cause of the mass death of birds near Dubbo, NSW.
Researchers say sports such as table tennis and dancing can help improve memory and fight brain disease.
Health authorities in Queensland say a woman, and maybe others, could unknowingly have contracted deadly lyssavirus after touching an infected flying fox.
An 82-year-old SA pedophile has been jailed for at least seven months for child pornography involving erotic images but no sexual acitivity.
The South Australian Liberals have promised to revamp the state's road fines if they win Saturday's state election.
Victorian fruit growers have welcomed SPC Ardmona's $70 million deal with Woolworths but it has come too late to help them all.
A controversial midwife involved in a number of home births where babies died has been fined for professional misconduct and banned from delivering babies.
A confession by the man accused of murdering Daniel Morcombe is full of holes and can't be believed, his defence barrister has told a Brisbane court.
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