Former defence chief Angus Houston says the chances of finding missing flight MH370 are still good, even one year on.
Australian actress Cate Blanchett has adopted a baby girl, according to a magazine.
A 19-year-old who became trapped under a car in Sydney's north has died. Police believe he was attempting repairs on the vehicle.
More than 250 people have reported feeling ill after attending a school principals conference at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Firefighters have confirmed no one has been hurt or trapped under four storeys of scaffolding that collapsed in Sydney's south.
Police investigating a death at an inner-Brisbane unit block have charged a man with murder.
Notorious former Melbourne bikie Toby Mitchell claims a man he allegedly threatened with a gun is "besotted" with him.
Brisbane has the support of neighbouring councils for a joint 2028 Olympics bid, but the actual proposal won't need to be lodged for another four years.
A child was among 174 refugees charged over protests on Nauru, say police.
Residents of a town threatened by a controversial coal mine have pledged to fight moves to extend the mine "by all peaceful means".
A suspected severed penis found by a member of the public did not belong to a human, NSW police have confirmed.