A royal commission into the former Labor government's so-called "pink batts" scheme begins in Brisbane on Monday.
A woman has died on the New England Highway in northern NSW after crashing her VW Beetle into a tree.
Police have charged a man with three counts of sexual assault without consent and two counts of assault with an act of indecency over a 2013 attack.
The parents of murdered Queensland teenager Daniel Morcombe say they knew Brett Cowan had taken their boy when he walked into a coronial inquest.
Police said they were pleased with crowd behaviour at Melbourne's F1 Grand Prix.
While outsiders flock to Wurrumiyanga on Bathurst Island to watch their footy Grand Final every mid-March, they also come for the Tiwi art sale.
Welcome to the Tiwi Islands - two small land masses about 80km north of Darwin - where AFL isn't just a passion but a way of life.
About 20,000 homes in Sydney's north have lost power after strong winds and lightning strikes hit parts of the NSW coast.
Police are investigating after a NSW Fire and Rescue truck collided with a hatchback on a NSW highway, leaving two baby sisters in hospital.
A baby boy has died in hospital from head injuries sustained when he fell about five metres from a second-storey balcony on the NSW Central Coast.
Afghanistan war hero Ben Roberts-Smith has launched a campaign to reduce the number of deaths on central Queensland roads.
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