The lawyer for a man who abseiled out of a maximum-security prison in Adelaide on Tuesday says his client suffered "significant" injuries during his arrest.
Capital city prices will get a lot more expensive next year according to property analysts, while the amount of money Australians are borrowing to buy property has jumped to a record high.
Pablo Matera won't play against the Wallabies on Saturday, but he is Argentina's captain again after the country's rugby union governing body rescinding suspensions for him and two other players over racist social media posts.
Australian teenager Jess Collins says she wants to draw attention to how many mangoes are left to rot.
Lightning sparks a fire in a heritage building as damaging winds cut power to 20,000 homes.
British-Australian Kylie Moore-Gilbert says friends gave her "strength" while jailed on spy charges.
The retort comes after Canberra demands an apology over a fake image of a soldier killing a child.
A powerful telescope in Australia gives a glimpse of three million galaxies in record time.
The fire is sweeping through the World Heritage site off the east coast, destroying unique forests.
A fake image posted by a Chinese government official depicts an Australian soldier murdering a child.
The Australian airline had already announced the loss of 6,000 staff as it tackles virus downturn.
Some 22 people died when the volcano suddenly erupted last December with tourists on it.
Australia, where it is still officially spring, is already seeing soaring heat in several states.
By one measure the city has just eliminated the virus, but relieved locals also fear a hidden cost.
The railways in the UK, Australia and India getting power from the sun in different ways.
A new report warns Afghanistan is becoming a major methamphetamine producer, leaving addicts in its wake.
The story behind the plaque: the fast life and freakishly unlucky death of Karl Edwards.
Flights between New South Wales and Victoria reopened for the first time since July.
Elite troops fostered a culture that allowed them to go rogue in Afghanistan, an ex-army officer says.
The "Robodebt" scheme aimed to find welfare cheats but wrongly accused hundreds of thousands of people.
An Australian photographer says it feels "amazing" to capture spectacular images of long-absent storms.
The first sighting of a Bigfin squid has been recorded in the Great Australian Bight by researchers.
Pop royalty Kylie Minogue says she "couldn't pretend to be happy" during lockdown.
Customers of a Queensland toy store were surprised and emotional to find their outstanding lay-bys had been paid off by a stranger.
The body of the man who went missing last week after the inflatable canoe he was in capsized in waters off Lake Alexandrina in South Australia has been found.
A woman has faced court charged with assault after she allegedly set fire to a 13-year-old girl’s hair in a shocking random attack on public transport.
Qantas workers were “told we were family then thrown to the kerb” after the airliner announced another round of Australian job cuts.
The Palaszczuk Government has been slammed for “rolling the dice on debt” after revelations it would borrow seven times more than previously indicated.
Dashcam footage has shown the moment a man appeared to be punched in the head during a shocking brawl that broke out on a Gold Coast street at the weekend.
A woman has been accused of pretending to be a lawyer and pocketing tens of thousands from her “clients” before cutting off all contact.
Scott Morrison claims his government is more united than ever, despite internal rumblings over a controversial welfare scheme.
A woman has been charged with murder and arson over a house fire that killed a “young, happy” couple and their newborn baby in Melbourne.
Perth’s new museum has removed a reference to COVID-19 “originating in mainland China” after multiple complaints, including from the Chinese consul-general.