NSW has reported 1063 new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 and six deaths as the state's outbreak surpasses 50,000 cases.
NRL player and Brisbane Bronco TC Robati has been fined $1000 following a guilty plea to a dangerous driving charge after causing a car to swerve while in the passenger seat.
Victoria has been rocked by the largest earthquake in its recorded history, but authorities say the state was lucky to escape with no reported injuries and only minor damage.
Australia's tourism and trade minister believes international borders will be open in time for Christmas.
Brisbane Broncos NRL player TC Robati is set to face court after being charged with dangerous driving for allegedly causing a car to swerve.
NSW's vaccination passport may not be fully operational in time for the easing of restrictions in mid-October, the government says.
He may have been floored by COVID-19 but Australian UFC star Alex Volkanovski says Brian Ortega is no chance to taking him down in their UFC featherweight title this Sunday.
Two Japanese sisters have been certified by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest living identical twins, aged 107 years and 330 days, the organisation says.
Fifteen flights to Australia from New Zealand, and their highly prized places in hotel quarantine, have sold out in three minutes.
A traveller has tested positive for COVID-19 after potentially being infectious at Brisbane Airport for four hours.