Australia has recorded its first official case of monkeypox in Victoria, with another suspected infection identified in NSW.
Aussie PM Scott Morrison has joked a football team could use him as a "bulldozer" for their new grandstand after knocking over a child during a mock match.
More Australians are struggling to afford housing, food, and basic medical care, as new research shows most visitors to one charity are living below the poverty line.
After some of the worst fires and floods ever to hit Australia, a new cohort of climate-conscious independents are threatening to shake up the federal election on Saturday.
From the riverside city of Launceston to red-dirt towns in the Pilbara, a rental crunch is hitting Australia.
An alleged drug importer tied to the discovery of a dead diver near a $A20 million cocaine haul in Newcastle in New South Wales has been formally refused bail.
A Chinese warship being tracked off the Western Australian coast did not enter Australian waters, according to the country's prime minister.
Three years ago, Scott Morrison's ebullient personality as the little known and newly installed leader of Australia's Liberal Party was a big factor in its unexpected election victory.
A New Zealander who allegedly beat her 2-year-old daughter to death at a cult 30 years ago has landed in Australia to face charges.
An unseasonal deluge continues to batter Queensland as the deadly rainband moves southeast after floodwaters claimed the life of a woman on the central coast.
Mystery surrounds the identity of a dead diver and 50 kilograms of cocaine found floating in the water near the New South Wales Port of Newcastle.
A Queensland toddler who survived being left on a bus outside a childcare centre for six hours is on her way home.
Labor is ahead in the polls with less than two weeks until election day in Australia, as the second leaders' debate was declared a draw.
A Queensland toddler is recovering in hospital after being left on a minibus for almost six hours, in a relief for family who had feared the worst.
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has taken a swipe at New Zealand and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, highlighting Kiwis' cost of living struggles in Aotearoa.
Health experts are warning of a renewed spread of seasonal flu in Australia after two years of Covid-19 restrictions left fertile ground for the potentially deadly bug to spread.
The Australian prime minister has expressed sympathy with mortgage holders who are facing rising interest rates, as the Reserve Bank highlighted the rate hike decision was not influenced by the...