Police said the likely collision had caused the boat to tilt, throwing both men overboard.
Each spring, magpies swoop on countless unsuspecting victims while defending their nests.
Batter Danushka Gunathilaka was accused of assaulting a Sydney woman at her home after a Tinder date.
The Australian came up with the plot to spend New Year's Eve with another woman instead of his partner.
Adam Britton has pleaded guilty to 60 charges involving bestiality and child abuse material in Australia.
In 1943, Operation Jaywick sent 14 men from Australia on a mission to sink Japanese ships in Singapore.
Erin Patterson cooked a meal using mushrooms which killed three relatives, but one has survived.
Wales become the first team to reach the 2023 World Cup quarter-finals as they celebrate a record win over Australia in Lyon.
The 92-year-old businessman changed the face of news worldwide, but it all started at home.
The dispute triggered volatile trading on energy markets over concerns it could hit global gas supplies.
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is stepping down as chairman, ending a 70-year career.
The country is on edge for its first major fire season since a catastrophic summer four years ago.
Elected last year, PM Anthony Albanese vowed to haul his laggard nation from the "naughty corner".
Experts express concerns for First Nations people as a referendum debate turns increasingly divisive.
The planned vote could approve a new "voice" to parliament - the first constitutional change in 46 years.
Said to have been poisoned by wild mushrooms, three in a tight-knit town are dead, with another critical.
Authorities are racing to save the surviving pilot whales, which are stranded on an Australian beach.
Scientists release a record number of an endangered species into the wild to boost numbers.
Thousands have come together to dance to the song ‘Nutbush City Limits’ at an outback music festival.
Teenager Arisa Trew becomes the first female skateboarder to land a 720 in a competition.
An Australian member of a UN committee about discrimination against women describes the Prime Minister's reference to a threat of violence against female protesters as "saddening".
News Corp says it has reached a multi-year agreement with Facebook that covers its major Australian mastheads, including The Australian, Daily Telegraph and Herald Sun, as well as regional publications.
Australian health advisors and the government remain committed to the rollout of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, despite safety concerns overseas and on the backbench.
The family of a two-year-old boy killed by a car outside a religious festival in east Melbourne have remembered their “quiet” and “clever” child.
Interviews the morning after grand final success often deliver the best revelations and Penrith coach Ivan Cleary didn’t disappoint when he walked out of his team’s premiership celebrations at 6am on Monday.
Nathan Cleary described the opening 20 minutes of the second half of the grand final as some of the worst footy he’s ever played.
A young boy has been rushed to hospital after a dog attack in South Australia.
A man has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after he was allegedly set on fire in a horror incident at a popular motorsport event.
A woman has been hospitalised after being mauled by a shark while on a morning swim in a small seaside South Australian town.
Collingwood legend and former coach Nathan Buckley revealed he was “openly sobbing” in the stands at the MCG after the Magpies’ premiership win on Saturday five years after so many of those players suffered grand final heartbreak.
Barnaby Joyce has suffered an awkward moment on his usual morning television appearance attempting to skew Labor rising childcare costs – only to be called out over the previous government’s figures.
Eight and three are the two most important numbers to the Wallabies at the World Cup, with the faintest hopes of a miracle progression now out of their hands as coach Eddie Jones again dismissed talk about his own future.
A knife-wielding man has been tasered and arrested after a woman was found dead in a home in Sydney’s southwest.