Petrol prices soar to record highs across Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane

Many Australians have woken up to record high petrol prices across major capital cities on Monday as more states are emerging from lockdowns this week

Police 'throwing everything' into search for missing WA girl Cleo Smith

Western Australian police say search and rescue crews are continuing their efforts to find missing four-year-old Cleo Smith

Teenager stabbed in the back in foyer of Sydney children's court

A teenager has been stabbed in the foyer of a children's court in Sydney's west

Woman dead after bushwalking fall in Blue Mountains

A woman has died after falling about 30 metres on a walking track in the Blue Mountains

Woman dead after bushwalking fall in Blue Mountains

A woman has died after falling about 30 metres on a walking track in the Blue Mountains

Former NSW Labor leader Jodi McKay quits politics

Former NSW Labor leader Jodi McKay has announced she is quitting politics nearly five months after resigning as opposition leader

ACT records 33 new COVID-19 cases two days after lockdown ends

There has been a slight increase in new COVID-19 infections just two days after the ACT exited lockdown

Search for four-year-old girl missing from WA campsite continues on second day

Then agonising search in Western Australia's north for a four-year old girl who vanished from her family's campsite is into its second day

Some COVID-19 restrictions will ease on Monday as NSW reaches 80 per cent fully vaccinated — what you need to know

New South Wales has hit its 80 per cent COVID-19 vaccination milestone, a week earlier than initially expected

NSW pub closed down for allowing unvaccinated patrons

A pub in regional New South Wales has been closed down by the police for allegedly breaching COVID-19 health orders by allowing unvaccinated patrons in

Police investigating 'unexplained' death of South Australian woman

Police are investigating an "unexplained" death after a woman's body was found in the South Australian town of Gawler South

'Significant jump' in Melbourne hospitalisations as fifteen-year-old with COVID-19 dies

Victoria has recorded 1993 new local COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours and seven deaths

NSW hits 80 per cent double vaccination target against COVID-19

NSW has become the first state with 80 per cent of its eligible adult population fully inoculated against COVID-19

Police launch search for Cleo Smith, 4, missing from family's tent at Blowholes Shacks, north of Carnarvon

Police are conducting a major search for a four-year-old girl missing from a campsite in Western Australia's north-west

Queensland records no new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 as Bunnings vaccination clinics open

Queensland has recorded no new locally acquired cases of COVID-19, as the state turns to a novel way to increase vaccination rates

WA has lowest ICU bed count in nation based on population, according to medical journal

Western Australia has the lowest number of intensive care unit (ICU) beds on a per capita basis in the nation, with just six beds available for every 100,000 people, according to a medical journal report

Queenslanders owe more than a billion dollars in unpaid fines

Queenslanders owe the state government more than a billion dollars in unpaid fines

Father and son mowed down by unconscious driver

A father and his young son are recovering in hospital after the pair was run down by a driver suffering a medical episode in Perth

Qantas to fly Sydneysiders overseas from November 1, Virgin brings forward Fiji flights

Qantas will bring forward its planned restart date for international flights to and from NSW by two weeks

Travel from Sydney to regional NSW will not be allowed at 80 per cent

Greater Sydney residents will not be allowed to travel to regional NSW once the state reaches the 80 per cent fully vaccinated target as promised