Jake Milbank has left the confines of his hospital room for the first time in three months, sharing a touching moment online.
Perth woman Alison Raspa, 25, was missing for four months before her body was pulled from a lake and now a coroner has ruled how she died.
People were quick to do what they can to help koalas and kangaroos after the bushfires, but the plight of other creatures is less visible.
NSW is the only state in Australia without a plastic bag ban – but that look set to change very soon.
Scientist say the Great Barrier Reef is facing a critical period of heat stress in the coming weeks, warning that 'it doesn't look good'.
A traditional landowner fought back tears of joy after news broke the wombats would be saved following social media outrage.
There was flash flooding around Sydney, including Bondi Junction, where cars were almost completely submerged under water.
Friends feared the family was missing after tornadoes ripped through their neighbourhood before getting the worst possible news.
Scientists say if greenhouse gas emissions continue rising, much of Australia's 11,400km of sandy coastline could be washed away.
A devastated koala advocate spotted the animals in a pile of gum trees cut down on Monday and alerted authorities.
An Indigenous traditional owner in South Australia has hit out at a plan to cull southern hairy-nosed wombats which he says are culturally significant.
Russian researchers have recorded growing numbers of polar bears moving away from their traditional hunting grounds as ice melts due to global warming.
A vet has hit out at the Victorian government after they announced details of this year's duck season despite over a billion animals being killed by bushfires.