NSW youth advocate named Local Hero
A NSW youth advocate has been named Australia’s Local Hero for 2020 at the Australian of the Year awards in Canberra.
Australian beer drinkers have chosen their favourite brew of 2019 in a competition that attracted votes from more than 35,000 craft lovers.
Four cases of the deadly coronavirus have been confirmed in Australia, three in NSW and one in Victoria.
A Tasmanian gold miner presumed dead after a collapse at Queenstown on the state’s west coast has been named as local man Cameron John Goss.
Indigenous federal MP Ken Wyatt is happy for Australia Day to remain on January 26 but says the nation’s good and bad history must be recognised.
Investigators have retrieved a cockpit voice recorder that may shed light on the moments before a firefighting plane crashed and exploded.
Gold Coast mayor Tom Tate has played down the findings of a corruption investigation, saying he believes he will be cleared of potential wrongdoing.
An independent check on whether Nationals deputy leader Bridget McKenzie breached ministerial guidelines could be completed this weekend.
Knee and hip surgeon Munjed Al Muderis, who sought asylum in Australia after a harrowing boat journey from Iraq, is in the running for Australian of the Year.
Astronomers in Australia have found a ‘vampire’ star in a feeding frenzy, an event which could provide answers to life’s origins and the birth of solar systems.
Labor frontbencher and former deputy leader Tanya Plibersek will use an Australia Day speech to promote ‘practical’ patriotism.
The Claremont serial killings trial has heard the third victim suffered a blow to the back of her head that may have “momentarily stunned” her.
An intellectually disabled woman has appeared in court charged with the stabbing murder of a man at a suburban Melbourne home.
Queensland’s corruption watchdog has rebuked Gold Coast mayor Tom Tate, who could now face misconduct proceedings over his actions in public office.
A 33-year-old Shepparton man has been identified as the victim of Monday’s fatal collision in Arcadia.
A driver has died following a collision with a truck in Arcadia this morning.
FIVE people were taken to hospital after a multi-vehicle crash at Tooborac on Tuesday.