Australia's independent infrastructure adviser has suggested a national water strategy and a plan to protect coastal regions from rising sea levels.
Motor sports are the country's riskiest sports, with new figures showing nearly 60,000 Australians ended up in hospital from sports injuries in 2016/17.
A motorbike rider has been killed in a three-vehicle collision at Toowoomba in Queensland, with police appealing for witnesses to come forward.
A severe weather alert has been issued for parts of Western Australia that are experiencing heavy rainfall, damaging winds and large hailstones.
The NSW health minister says one of the three escaped baboons was at the animal research facility at a Sydney hospital because he was due for a vasectomy.
The Claremont serial killings trial has heard about the arrest of Bradley Robert Edwards, including how the Tactical Response Group barged into his Perth home.
Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner will not say definitively that he will lead the party at the August poll, ahead of a byelection this week.
Advocates have demanded concerted national action to address poor health and medical care for people with intellectual disability.
A government stoush with a company that provided telephone services for deaf Australians has dragged on, with calls for the charities watchdog to intervene.
A man who murdered his partner by bashing her, likely with a tree branch and brick, will spend at least 17 years behind bars in Western Australia.
A man who allegedly murdered a pregnant teenage call girl after she demanded cash for sex was found with her blood in his car, a Brisbane court has been told.
Labor has appealed to the Morrison government to put an end to the climate wars and stop "weaponising" climate change as a political issue.
A Victorian man who shook his six-week-old daughter, leaving her with life-long injuries, tried to blame his partner for the attack.