Staff and patients of 'Asian appearance' at Victorian hospitals have been racially abused in an extraordinary example of coronavirus panic, including a doctor told to stay away from a child.
The honour of being named Brisbane skipper may take some time to sink in for Alex Glenn.
An Adelaide man who killed his wheelchair-bound wife by pushing her into a pond in an "evil and despicable act" has been jailed for at least 25 years.
Australia is facing a very average autumn - a piece of welcome news after a horror summer that reduced swathes of the country to ashes.
NRL star Josh Reynolds has described his relief after police said they will drop a domestic violence charge against him with the player saying it's been one of the most "tumultuous and difficult" periods in his life.
Social workers helping people in the homelessness, domestic violence, disability and mental health sectors are at risk of losing their jobs if federal funding is not extended.
Charities are being forced to engage cybersecurity experts to combat fraudulent claims for assistance with the Australian Red Cross having to fend off hundreds of bot-generated submissions for bushfire relief grants.
Record numbers of Year 6 students are reaching a proficient standard in science but the national report card still reads "must do better".
The remains of a teenager missing for two days have been found in the lions' enclosure at a safari park in Pakistan.
The boyfriend of missing Brisbane teenager Tiffany Taylor has called the man accused of her murder a maggot as he stepped from the witness box.