Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has clarified a bevy of Covid-19 rules as Melbourne adjusts to eased restrictions.
Australia's coronavirus hotspot Victoria has reported 10 new infections in the past 24 hours, turning around a second contagion wave that last month was infecting more than 700 people daily.
The investigation into the death of Kiwi firefighter Ian Pullen has received a boost after a mystery caller gave an anonymous tip to detectives investigating the case.
Australia's Trade Minister hopes a travel bubble between Australia and New Zealand can be put in place by the end of the year.
The world's nations must do all they can to understand the origins of Covid-19, Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday, comments that could worsen tensions with China.
Westpac has agreed to pay a record $A1.3 billion ($NZ1.4b) fine for major breaches of money laundering and terror financing laws.
Victoria has had two more coronavirus deaths, taking the state toll to 773 and the national figure to 861, as new case numbers continue to drop.
A man charged with attempted murder after he allegedly fired an arrow at a teenage girl in a supermarket near Brisbane will remain behind bars.
Rescuers trying to free a pod of whales beached off the Australian island of Tasmania have found another 200 stranded mammals, bringing the total to 470 and making it one of the country's biggest...
Australia's coronavirus hot spot of Victoria on Wednesday said coronavirus cases nearly halved against the previous day as the state looks to ease some restrictions as early as next week.
Victoria has had two coronavirus deaths, taking the state toll to 763 and the national figure to 851.
Covid hotspot Victoria has reported its lowest daily increase of infections in three months, putting it on course to relax a hard lockdown in Melbourne by the end of the month.
Qantas says a seven-hour scenic flight over Australia's Outback and Great Barrier Reef is probably the fastest-selling flight in the airline's history.
Victoria's daily rise in coronavirus infections eased further on Thursday, as the state begins relaxing most restrictions outside its largest city of Melbourne following a steady drop in cases in...
Victoria's coronavirus respite has been brief, with eight deaths taking the state toll to 737 and the national figure to 824.
A Victorian police officer filmed appearing to stomp on a mentally ill man's head during an arrest is under criminal investigation by the state's corruption watchdog.