Australia's most senior Catholic should acknowledge the church has twice failed victims in its handling of sexual abuse claims, a Geelong priest says.May 24, 2013, 8:00 pm
Prime Minister Julia Gillard is set to meet Labor MPs and candidates at Rosehill in the city's west.51 minutes ago
A 28-year-old man has been charged with manslaughter and cruelty to children over the death of a three-year-old Brisbane girl at Easter.May 24, 2013, 8:00 pm
A summit on the future of the car industry will be convened following Ford's decision to pull out of car making in Australia in 2016.May 24, 2013, 7:41 pm
A crocodile found in an outback Queensland river far from its normal habitat has divided opinions in the town of Birdsville.May 24, 2013, 7:25 pm
Construction on a long-awaited link road between Sydney and the Central Coast will begin next year, Federal Infrastructure Minister Anthony Albanese says.May 24, 2013, 7:25 pm
Scouts Australia says it has always allowed gay youths to join and gay men to be leaders, following a landmark decision by their US counterparts.May 24, 2013, 7:11 pm
Protesters will continue blockades of the Queensland Gas Company's coal seam gas operations northwest of Brisbane, despite reports shots were fired.May 24, 2013, 5:44 pm
A sword-wielding man dressed in medieval-style armour has surrendered to police after a day-long stand-off in Victoria's north.May 24, 2013, 5:14 pm
Ford says it will contribute to a fund to help its workers set to lose their jobs, with the federal and Victorian governments pushing for significant sums.May 24, 2013, 5:14 pm
An alliance of community food groups says the government's inaugural National Food Plan has big business, not smaller players, at its heart.May 24, 2013, 4:52 pm
Queensland police now believe a pregnant woman who was bashed and raped as she walked to work on Tuesday night was attacked where her body was found.May 24, 2013, 4:35 pm
Victorian Premier Denis Napthine has vowed work with industry to grow jobs in Geelong after Ford's announcement it will stop making cars in the city.May 24, 2013, 4:35 pm
A man who had a romantic attachment to AFL defender Alex Rance began stalking him after the Tigers player ended their friendship, a Melbourne court heard.May 24, 2013, 4:30 pm
Queensland Liberal backbencher Wyatt Roy, 23, says he wants coalition MPs to have a conscience vote on gay marriage.May 24, 2013, 4:15 pm
Prime Minister Julia Gillard says her party still has every intention of fighting for Craig Thomson's seat of Dobell at the federal election.May 24, 2013, 4:15 pm
Immigration Minister Brendan O'Connor has asked the firm running a far north Qld detention centre to explain how seven Vietnamese men escaped from it.May 24, 2013, 3:58 pm
Regular ferry users will have to pay hundreds more each year under changes to the ticketing scheme announced by the NSW government.May 24, 2013, 3:37 pm
Two Melbourne men, who appeared in court charged with trespass and multiple counts of rape, have been denied anonymity.May 24, 2013, 2:57 pm
Bob Carr has announced another $12 million in help for people fleeing the violence in Syria.May 24, 2013, 2:41 pm
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