Woman killed in house fire in Kilcoy, north-west of Brisbane, two people still missing

Police say that one woman has been killed in a house fire in Kilcoy, north-west of Brisbane

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews to return to work after back injuryDaniel

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced he has been given the all-clear by doctors to return to work on June 28 after suffering spinal injuries in March

Woman's body found in floodwater as Victoria's storm toll rises, further rain expected overnight

A woman's body has been found in floodwaters in Glenfyne, south-west Victoria, becoming the state's second fatality as authorities continue to issue flood warnings ahead of further rain and wind expected into the weekend

Adelaide mum thought Facebook message was a joke after son killed in motorbike crash

Devastated mother Chantelle Berlemon cried as she recalled the moment she learned of her son's death

Man hides in wheelie bin outside Gold Coast home before robbing resident

Police want help to identify a man who hid in a wheelie bin outside a Gold Coast home before robbing and wounding a resident

Man shot, officer stabbed in incident in Sydney's north

A police officer has been stabbed and a man shot in Sydney's north after an incident.

'Incredibly distressing' as child struggles to breathe during ambulance delay

A mother's desperate plea for help was left unanswered for more than half an hour because of an ambulance system stretched beyond its limits

Grandmother shot dead in 'horrendous' targeted attack in Newcastle

The fatal shooting of a grandmother in the NSW Hunter region has been described by police as a "horrendous" targeted attack.

NSW long weekend: When do double demerit points start?

Motorists across NSW are being warned to be patient and cautious over the long weekend as double demerit points come into force

Man dies in floodwaters amid Victoria's horror weather

A man's body has been found in flood waters in Victoria after a day of severe weather

Melbourne woman brought COVID-19 into Queensland

A woman who left Victoria with her partner during lockdown and travelled through NSW to Queensland has tested positive for COVID-19

Melbourne family caught breaching Australia-New Zealand travel bubble rules

Three Melbourne residents have been caught trying to get into New Zealand during Victoria's coronavirus lockdown

Man shot in the neck as Audi sprayed with bullets in Sydney

A man shot in the neck when up to 14 bullets were fired at his Audi is in a serious condition in hospital

Tiahleigh Palmer's foster father claims he 'accidentally suffocated' Queensland schoolgirl

The foster father turned convicted killer of Tiahleigh Palmer has today given evidence for the first time about the night the Queensland schoolgirl died.

Woman dies after being attacked by three dogs in Maryborough

A woman has died after being attacked by three pit bull terriers in Maryborough on Queensland's Fraser Coast this morning

Australian Federal Police and FBI nab criminal underworld figures in worldwide sting using encrypted app

More than 200 members of Australia's mafia and bikie underworld have been charged in the nation's largest-ever crime sting, police say

Adelaide health network in 'major incident' mode as surgeries rescheduled amid spike in demand

Some elective surgeries have been rescheduled as South Australia's health system battles surging demand, which has also triggered a "major incident alert" at the Royal Adelaide Hospital

Murder accused Braddon Butler 'covered in blood' after disappearance of Jay Brogden, court told

A man has told a court that he cleaned a boat owned by one of the men charged over an alleged 2007 murder after the accused came home "covered in blood"

Hobart man pleads guilty to importing childlike sex doll parts to sell online

A man who has pleaded guilty to importing parts of childlike sex dolls into Tasmania did so for his own financial gain and not because he wanted to use the items personally, a court has heard

Medicare Benefits Schedule explained: What changes are coming in on July 1

Doctors are concerned their patients could be thousands out of pocket following a sweeping number of changes to the Medicare rebate next month