A teenage South Australian boy killed when an industrial bin he was sleeping in was emptied by a garbage truck was not homeless, police say.
Scott Morrison has marvelled at regional communities emerging from coronavirus restrictions after travelling across the country.
A couple from a sleepy town in southern Tasmania has pleaded not guilty to charges relating to an alleged chainsaw attack.
It's been almost six years since three fishermen made a horrific find on the banks of the Pimpama River - the body of murdered schoolgirl Tialeigh Palmer.
The NRL won't soften its stance on Jack de Belin, confirming he will remain stood down until his sexual assault case is officially complete.
Australia will splash cash on roads, rail and training in a federal budget designed to create a quarter of a million jobs over the next two years.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and police have praised bystanders for intervening to stop a stabbing attack in Dunedin.
Jack de Belin faces the prospect of a third trial over rape allegations after a Sydney jury returned hung verdicts to most charges.
Unusual autumn thunderstorms are expected to hit much of the NSW coast, with hail, damaging winds and heavy rain possible in the state's northeast corner.
Around a million people in NSW aged between 40 and 49 could get a Pfizer COVID-19 jab at the new purpose-built vaccination hub at Sydney Olympic Park within weeks.