International student Aiia Maasarwe loved Melbourne and had plans to see Australia with her family, said her father at the scene of her death.
Researchers monitoring cane toads in WA have found some moving during the day, rather than at night, because some gorges provide enough shade for the pest.
A Melbourne couple are desperately worried for their missing 12-year-old son, who hasn't been since he left a skate park on Monday night.
A serial stalker who targeted nine women with sexually explicit letters and phone calls thought his victims were bored and his actions would excite them.
Temperatures have soared during the peak of a week-long heatwave gripping NSW, breaking records ahead of a cool change expected to bring short-lived relief.
Families who blew the whistle on the abuse at the Oakden nursing home have been angered by their treatment at the start of the royal commission.