Tensions boiled over after two teenagers were jailed for their involvement in the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Jack Beasley on the Gold Coast.
The accused gunman who fatally shot three family members on a remote Queensland cattle property has been charged with murder.
Three people are dead and a man is fighting for his life after a mass shooting in rugged terrain in central Queensland.
Oodles of cavoodles are living across the country, with the dog breed named Australia's most popular pup.
New laws to raise Australia's emissions reduction targets have cleared their first hurdle after passing the federal parliament's lower house.
A proposal to give aged care workers a pay rise will be submitted by the federal government next week.
Mortgage holders will begin feeling the effect of the Reserve Bank's rate hike, with the big four banks passing the rise on to customers.
Australia's biggest gun Emma McKeon has fired a final golden salute at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games.
Coral cover has bounced back across two thirds of the Great Barrier Reef but scientists say its long-term health remains at risk from climate change.
The Albanese government has agreed to a number of changes to its climate laws, securing Greens support to get them through parliament.