The alert level for a fire burning near Canberra airport has been downgraded to a watch an act after earlier threatening lives and homes.
WARNING - DISTURBING CONTENT: Horrific footage of a man bashing a kangaroo has angered people online and promoted police and the RSPCA to investigate.
Health screenings will be ramped up at Australian airports as authorities confirm a Brisbane man tested for the deadly coronavirus does not have the infection.
The trial of a woman who fatally stabbed her boyfriend has heard from her mother, who says he had had attacked everyone in the room.
A remanded 33-year-old man charged over a superannuation scam will face new allegations for trying to stop witnesses from testifying.
Australian shares have surged to new highs, with some traders apparently caught in a short squeeze after betting that stocks would fall.
A Sydney man caught relieving himself on the Anzac Memorial, before verbally abusing police and telling them it was vomit, has been convicted and fined.
Police corruption compromised attempts by Victoria Police to investigate drug kingpin Tony Mokbel, former police chief Simon Overland has claimed.
A koala's painful injury may have killed her if she hadn't been caught up in fierce bushfires in South Australia.
Yellow Wiggle Greg Page has finally returned home after he was hospitalised following a cardiac arrest at a fundraising concert for bushfire victims.
Australia's communications watchdog will review the telco industry's response to the Australian bushfires crisis and its impact on networks.
A protest against a Tasmanian logging agency has ended with five arrests after two people allegedly glued themselves to a building.
A National Disability Insurance Scheme user says she's been left stranded at home after government changes barring using her insurance plan on transport costs.
A trio of climate scientists have appealed to federal leaders to take "radical action" to curb the impact climate change is having on bushfires.
Piggeries and dairies thinking of reducing methane emissions by treating animal effluent could be eligible for taxpayer money to help set up such facilities.