Rating system for dodgy NSW developers
The NSW government is pushing a new rating system to identify risky builders, but opponents say the scheme will let dodgy developers stay in business.
The Country Fire Service has declared the Kangaroo Island bushfire officially contained after burning for more than three weeks.
Aerial food drops for starving wildlife are set to begin in bushfire-ravaged parts of Victoria.
Ex-Logan mayor Luke Smith’s committal hearing has been told that his powerboat purchase was not linked to a hotel development approval.
Former Victorian premier John Cain will be farewelled at a state memorial service on February 3.
New data has revealed that the poor and the most disadvantaged in Australia have increasingly worse health outcomes.
The Victorian government plans to suspend or cancel the registration of more than 400 vehicles fitted with potentially deadly Takata airbags
A woman is reeling after a man followed her to her apartment door in Melbourne and tried to abduct her, with police now hunting for him.
The Australian Republican Movement is launching a new campaign for an Australian head of state, just as Harry and Meghan step away from the British royalty.
The Australian of the Year Awards turn 60 on Australia Day this year. Here’s a look at how they have evolved and matured along with the nation.
Legal expert Professor Anne Twomey has questioned whether Bridget McKenzie breached the constitution in her handling of a controversial sports grants program.
The clean-up in Canberra is underway after buildings and hundreds of cars were damaged by hail the size of golf balls which pelted the capital.
Climate change could cause the next financial crisis, which may force the Reserve Bank of Australia to buy carbon intensive assets such as coal mines.
Northern Territory opposition leader Gary Higgins has announced his decision to quit the role from next month for family reasons.
A driver has died following a collision with a truck in Arcadia this morning.
The Hume Freeway is closed towards Melbourne, just outside of Wangaratta, due to a truck rollover. Emergency services are on site. Motorists are advised to detour at the Great Alpine road exit to get back on to the Hume Freeway. Northbound lanes...
“The year looked so promising for me.“ This is how Johnathon Bentancourt saw his future before doctors told him he had just a few months left to live.