NSW music festival licensing bill passes
NSW parliament has passed a controversial music festivals licensing regime which aims to address concerns about drug use at festivals.
Protesters who disrupt businesses in Tasmania could spend up to four years behind bars under laws proposed by the state Liberal government.
Victorian prosecutors have appeared in the High Court, arguing for the jail term of a mother who killed three of her children to be increased.
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has quietly released its climate change strategy which will guide Australia’s efforts in Pacific region to 2025.
The horse racing industry must aim to rehome all healthy and behaviourally sound thoroughbreds and standardbreds when they retire under a new rule in WA.
SA deputy coroner Jayne Basheer says the care and ultimate death of a teenage Aboriginal girl in Adelaide is a deeply shameful situation.
Parliament’s privileges committee has found CFMMEU official John Setka should not be investigated over a possible contempt of parliament.
The widow of a murdered wealthy bookmaker denied carrying out the crime but said he told her his first wife wanted to kill him, a Sydney jury has been told.
A man accused of murdering gangland lawyer Joseph Acquaro has been ordered to stand trial in the Supreme Court of Victoria.
A Melbourne trio accused of plotting a terror attack were trying to buy a rifle so they could shoot people in the city, a court has been told.
A forecaster with two decades of experience says seasonal mapping shows conditions so extreme he has compared seasonal mapping to a bad chest xray.
The Morrison government has opened up two potential sources of finance for projects seeking to develop Australia’s rare earths and critical minerals sector.
Dozens of fires are burning across Queensland and the seasonal outlook is painting a grim picture.
One of the agencies behind Australia’s electricity system wants to know how digital disruption can benefit consumers, which will see homes become power plants.
Benalla Police and SES are currently searching the Lake Benalla shoreline with an area from the Art Gallery around to the showgrounds taped off. We are waiting on Victoria Police to contact us with more information which we will share with you as...
Shepparton’s sporting community is in shock after boxer Dwight Ritchie died tragically on Saturday in a freak training injury. The 27-year-old was sparring with WBA Oceania middleweight champion Michael Zerafa in Melbourne, when he was struck with...
UPDATE, 2.50PM: Thirty-two vehicles are now responding to the fire which is still burning out of control.