A pregnancy announcement has kicked off Prince Harry and wife Meghan's first royal tour, with a tweet revealing the news hours after the couple landed in Sydney.
Dreamworld's failure to install a safety feature that would have cost no more than $3000 was the "primary" cause of the 2016 Thunder River Rapids ride tragedy.
Nationals ministers have launched an extraordinary attack on Australia's major supermarket chains for "pretending to be good people" during the drought.
Queensland will spend $3.5 million to tackle the problem of cyberbullying, but says the federal government must take up the issue as well.
Laws protecting gay teachers from discrimination at religious schools will have to wait despite pressure from Labor and some Liberals to bring them in now.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison is staring down fresh demands from Australian doctors and aid organisations to rethink his approach to the treatment of refugees and asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru.
Ethan Lowe will remain at North Queensland in 2019 with the second-rower taking up an option to stay at the NRL club.
Parramatta have told Jarryd Hayne they still want him to be at the Eels next year despite the NRL star turning up the heat on the club for a new contract.
The United States' embassy in Canberra has apologised for a "training error" after distributing a fake meeting invitation, complete with a photo of a pyjama-wearing cat.
Derryn Hinch has demanded the federal government refuse to fund any religious school which discriminates against gay students or teachers.