Green light for major regional road plan
Labor leader Bill Shorten has promised $800 million for the Rockhampton Ring Road if his party wins the next federal election.
A Liberal frontbencher believes its time to have a tough discussion about political working hours in the wake of Kelly O’Dwyer’s resignation for family reasons.
A then-police officer who accessed and shared intimate photos of a woman he’d arrested is “no longer employed” by NSW Police.
Former champion indigenous AFL player Michael Long is among the nominees for the 2019 Northern Territory Australian of the Year Awards.
South Australian anaesthetist Richard ‘Harry’ Harris is in line to be named Australian of the Year.
Four Victorians, including a medicine developer from Melbourne, are in the running for national Australia Day awards.
Former Labor party national president Warren Mundine is seeking endorsement from the Liberal Party to run at the federal election.
Security camera footage has shown a male passenger who went missing aboard a cruise ship bound for Melbourne went overboard.
Queensland cane growers plagued by a summer of mysterious power outages may have found the culprits - a colony of fruit bats.
An 84-year-old man lay on the ground of a suburban Melbourne carpark for about two minutes after being dragged from his vehicle in a car jacking.
Australians waited on average 121 days to enter a residential aged care facility after being assessed by health professionals in the past financial year.
A replica of Captain Cook’s ship Endeavour will sail around Australia as other projects celebrate indigenous culture during a milestone anniversary in 2020.
Rising environmental concern over disposable plastic items has seen “single-use” become the people’s choice for the Macquarie Dictionary word of the year.
One of the five people to have died of suspected drug overdoses at NSW music festivals in recent months took six to nine MDMA pills on the day of his death.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
The principal of Shepparton’s new ‘‘super school’’ has been appointed.