Hundreds of properties in the West Australian town of Kalbarri are feared to have been destroyed or sustained major damage from Tropical Cyclone Seroja.
The Morrison government and senior health officials are refusing to put a time on Australia's coronavirus vaccine rollout after officially dumping the October target.
The US continues to make rapid strides with its vaccination programme, announcing that health care workers have carried out more than 4.6 million vaccinations in one day.
A body believed to be an elderly NSW woman whose empty car was pulled from floodwaters has been found washed up on a riverbank.
Australia's coal-fired power stations produce 12 million tonnes of ash every year.
Prince Charles has paid a personal tribute to his "dear papa" Prince Philip, saying the royal family missed him enormously and that the 99-year-old would have been amazed at the touching reaction across the world to his death.
Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth and a leading figure in the British royal family for almost seven decades, has died aged 99.
Europe's drug regulator is reviewing rare blood clots in four people in the United States who received Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine.
WHAT HAPPENS NEXT NOW PRINCE PHILIP HAS DIEDThe Duke of Edinburgh will not be lying in state and will not have a state funeral, in accordance with his wishes.
With the announcement of the trans-Tasman travel bubble cruise ship operators want to run local trips, and sail to New Zealand, before extending their operations into the Pacific.