NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner supports legislation that would allow childcare centres and preschools to ban unvaccinated children.25 minutes ago
Melbourne Airport has released an ambitious expansion plan, including a third runway, road and rail links.25 minutes ago
Crime fighters revealed concerns about synthetic drugs as it emerged 23.8 tonnes of illicit sports and recreational substances were seized last year.26 minutes ago
Victorian police are searching for a 32-year-old man who has not returned from a fishing trip.32 minutes ago
A Brisbane jury has been urged to convict a Gold Coast teenager over the manslaughter of a 21-year-old man following an argument over a pet dog.33 minutes ago
A Dubai court has cleared an Australian businessman of fraud but there are reports it has jailed another for 10 years.34 minutes ago
Labor and the coalition are battling to convince state leaders of the merits of their school funding plans.37 minutes ago
Melbourne Archbishop Denis Hart admits the Catholic Church has been slow to act on issues of abuse.40 minutes ago
The NSW Teachers Federation says Tony Abbott needs to follow the lead of Premier Barry O'Farrell and back school funding reforms.41 minutes ago
The Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry says the federal budget was a missed opportunity to lift the spirits of a flagging small business sector.47 minutes ago
A five-year-old Queensland boy, injured in a carnival ride accident, may be brought out of an induced coma on Monday afternoon.52 minutes ago
The keepers of the largest crocodile in captivity have celebrated the reptile's first birthday party - his 110th - in far north Queensland.1 hour, 2 minutes ago
Police are investigating whether a fire which burnt a Gold Coast tattoo parlour is linked to a blaze at another parlour earlier this month.1 hour, 16 minutes ago
The Queensland government's proposed changes to industrial relations laws have come up against tough opposition at a public hearing.1 hour, 24 minutes ago
A former youth worker who represented Australia in volleyball and counselled Bali bombings survivors has been jailed in Adelaide for child sex offences.1 hour, 27 minutes ago
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill is moving to ban all sports betting and live odds coverage from sports broadcasts on TV.1 hour, 39 minutes ago
Lawyers for former NSW minister Eddie Obeid have written to Labor saying legal action will follow if he is expelled from the party.1 hour, 41 minutes ago
A search for a missing paragliding student off Victoria's southwest coast has been suspended due to bad weather.May 20, 2013, 1:23 pm
Police are at a loss to explain why an elderly man who lived alone in a Victorian coastal town would be brutally stabbed to death and have his car stolen.May 20, 2013, 1:19 pm
Two men have been found guilty of the defensive homicide of a man found shot dead in Melbourne but were cleared over another man's death.May 20, 2013, 12:59 pm
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