Activists have converged on Commonwealth Bank's HQ in Sydney, and are calling on the bank to stop investing money in coal.
More than 5000 Queenslanders are evacuating, as the premier warns of very real dangers from Cyclone Debbie as it bears down in the north.
The family of murdered deaf Melbourne man Robert Wright, are concerned his three deaf killers will not be jailed due to being special needs.
South Australian police have checked on security arrangements at parliament house in Adelaide following the terror attack in London.
The federal government will allow thousands of unemployed Australians to do $5000 worth of seasonal fruit-picking work without losing their welfare benefits.
Darwin Don Dale Youth Detention Centre guards cut a boy's clothes off with a knife after inmates rioted, authorities heard.
The British backpacker whose beauty inspired a local teenager to jump into crocodile infested waters in Queensland wasn't impressed by the risky stunt.
The Australian government is not actively trying to find other countries for refugee resettlement for people on Nauru and Manus Island who miss out on the US.
A man used a claw hammer to smash an associate''s skull "like an egg" after a failed Queensland drug deal, a court has heard.
A former Northern Territory youth prison guard has denied filming boys in the shower but confessed to inviting detainees to perform fellatio on him.
The reasons why parents unintentionally leave children in cars, causing their deaths, will be examined in the Victorian Coroner's Court.
A crocodile has savaged a young man who jumped into a river in far north Queensland in the middle of the night.
A landspout resembling a tornado has rolled through Brisbane Airport during an afternoon storm.
Tanami Nayler had been in Melbourne for three hours celebrating a promotion when a drunk driver, who'd been refused entry 10 times to a bar, sped through a red light and knocked her 84m down the...
Circus performers from Russia and Brazil are stranded in a regional Victorian city after the company behind the Great Moscow Circus went into liquidation.
Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand are hopeful aviation biofuel can be produced locally, in a bid to cut carbon emissions and fuel costs.
Australian rugby bosses have gone to ground over the prospect of one of the country's Super Rugby teams being cut from the competition.
Australia's biggest domestic beer maker has pulled off the unthinkable, driving thirsty customers away from drink after it supported a church-run debate about same-sex marriage with beer bottles...
Flume isn't quite done winning all the awards.
International visitors to the Gold Coast increased by 14% in 2016, according to the International Visitor Survey.