Eleven-year-old Billie Rea didn't think twice in rescuing a shark trapped by the low tide in a rock pool and carrying it to deeper water.
Qantas is part of a push by world airlines to require international travellers to prove they've had the coronavirus vaccination before entering or leaving a country on a flight.
Qatar's public prosecutor has filed criminal charges against an unspecified number of police officers working at Doha's airport after women said they were invasively searched there last month.
A third person has been charged over the hit-and-run death of a New Zealand firefighter in the New South Wales Hunter region two years ago.
The New South Wales-Victoria border is fully open for the first time in more than four months, as both states again record no new local Covid-19 cases.
The son of a New Zealand man who poured petrol over his wife and their three children and set them on fire in Brisbane is now suing her parents for a share of her $3.6 million estate.
The Australian Outback is an extraordinary lifestyle says one former Central Otago couple who are giving their children experiences that few others will ever have.
A Kiwi father of six who gobbled too many rum-and-raisin balls has lost his driver's licence for three months after he returned a positive breath test.
A man was killed in a shark attack on Sunday off a popular beach on Western Australia's north coast, local media reported.
South Australia's drastic six-day lockdown was triggered by a "lie" to contact tracers from a single individual and restrictions across the state would now be lifted much sooner than first planned.
Australia's top general has apologised to Afghanistan as he released a report into suspected war crimes carried out by Australian special forces which included evidence of 39 unlawful killings.
The Warehouse has dropped Australian chef Pete Evans’ cookbooks after he shared Neo-Nazi symbols on his social media accounts.
South Australia on Wednesday declared a six-day lockdown to stamp out what the state premier described as a highly contagious outbreak of the coronavirus disease that officials linked to a returned...
Firefighters battling a massive month-old bushfire on Queensland's Fraser Island face another challenging day.
Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt is anticipating Australians will willingly adopt a coronavirus vaccine without having to make it compulsory.
New South Wales contract tracers are racing to reach 455 travellers from New Zealand after a positive case was confirmed in Auckland.
Police have busted an online child exploitation ring that's unprecedented in its scale, charging 14 men in Australia, including a childcare worker and a soccer coach, with filming and sharing the...
Australia is considering opening its borders to Asian countries, including parts of China, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says, as Canberra seeks to revive an economy ravaged by Covid-19.
New Year's Eve fireworks over Sydney Harbour will go ahead, but for just a few minutes and the city precinct will be restricted to those with restaurant, cafe and hotel bookings to limit the spread of Covid.