An ex-Paralympian and school principal in Western Australia, who was convicted of drug and theft offences, has been disqualified from teaching for two years.
The organisers of a Sydney rally inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement have lodged an urgent appeal against the Supreme court's refusal to authorise it.
A 40-year-old Aboriginal man has died after collapsing at Acacia Prison in Western Australia, but authorities say his death does not appear to be suspicious.
Chinese citizens have been warned about racially motivated attacks in Australia and told to avoid travelling here.
Victorians enjoying their long weekend and a Black Lives Matter rally in Melbourne have prompted stern warnings about the potential for spreading COVID-19.
The incredible display is a clear rebuke by the local mayor of US President Donald Trump's militaristic response to protests over police brutality.
Protesters will on Saturday march through Brisbane calling for an end to First Nations people dying in custody, and racism towards black people.
Two children of murdered police informers Terence and Christine Hodson have reached a confidential settlement with Victoria Police 16 years after the killings.
Students at a major US state university are facing calls for expulsion after the picture was posted on social media this week.
The federal government is providing $4 million for various health projects aimed at indigenous Australians and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.
A plea from the PM and health authorities to stay home to prevent the spread of coronavirus is unlikely to stop rallies and vigils planned across Australia.
A Black Lives Matter protest in Melbourne will take precautions, organisers say, but it will proceed despite authorities' concerns about the spread of COVID-19.
Efforts by a handful of Queenslanders to make their communities a better place will be recognised when their names are added to the list of Queensland Greats.
Police are urging anyone with information to get in touch after a young girl was offered a lift by a man in a car in the NSW Blue Mountains.
The chief medical officer says it would be catastrophic if the coronavirus infected indigenous communities, as Australians hold Black Lives Matter rallies.