So far, few details have emerged surrounding the woman's age or personal details. It's also unknown if she was with company at the time of her death.
The woman, believed to be in her 20s, was 'stuck for some time' with several injuries before being winched to safety.
The roo was spotted on a ledge 20 metres above Melbourne train tracks making it one of the most extreme operations rescuers have taken on.
The 37-year-old was playing with his two children when he hit his head and broke his back – and then came more bad news.
The 22-year-old was swimming with a group of friends at the popular surf beach when 'chaos' struck.
CCTV captured the nerve-racking moment onlookers scrambled to rescue the girl as she struggled in the choppy water.
Social media stars Tony Hernandez and Angel Porrino filmed themselves rescuing a woman seemingly in distress – but they did not expect the reaction they received.
Jordan Robinson, 20, has been hospitalised in Croatia with a debilitating spinal injury after a tragic swimming mishap.
A group of people gathered around the vehicle in a desperate attempt to free the infant from the hot car. Watch the footage.
Sydney mum Amanda Williams was walking along the water when she noticed a dark shape struggling to stay afloat.
Ben Terry had only just moved into his new family home when he became severely injured trying to save his neighbour's house.
An Adelaide couple were on their way to a supermarket on Tuesday when they spotted 'ears and eyes' beside the road. Read more here.
The 'distressed' three-year-old was taken to a NSW hospital after being left on the minibus by herself for hours.
The Sydney man is heading home to Australia, while his four-legged companion will find a new home in Mexico.
The Sydney woman was walking her jack russell when the pair were suddenly attacked by two larger, aggressive dogs.