Images of a rare microburst storm have been captured by a photographer near Roma in outback Queensland.
Warming ocean water is said to be melting the largest glacier in East Antarctica, underscoring climate change's assault on the continent’s ice cover.
Almost 600 women may have received ineffective vaccines due to a faulty thermostat at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital - a problem that went undetected for more than a year.
Editorials of newspapers across the country have slammed Prime Minister Tony Abbott's decision to hand Prince Philip a knighthood, labelling the move "ludicrous" and "flabbergasting".
Liberal backbenchers are considering calling a meeting to discuss the "direction of the team", with speculation rife about Prime Minsiter Tony Abbott's leadership.
A Sydney woman accused of providing support to the terror group Islamic State has been ordered to face a committal hearing next week, with a magistrate rejecting her request for more time to brief new lawyers.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott's surprise decision to knight Prince Philip has infuriated his colleagues, with a pair of Queensland MPs breaking ranks to criticise the decision publicly.
Sydney’s climate can be expected to warm across all seasons, with less rainfall in winter but more intense rain events, according to the latest projections by the CSIRO and the Bureau of Meteorology.
Rosie Batty's elevation to Australian of the Year has intensified pressure on state and federal governments to transform their approach to tackling the "serious epidemic" of domestic violence.
Anyone who knew Wayne Miles could tell you his favourite day of the year was Australia Day.
Photos of Australia Day Celebrations across the region.
A house fire broke out in Second Street, Millfield on Wednesday afternoon.
Detectives from the State Crime Command’s Sex Crimes Squad have charged a man over alleged child pornography offences ...