Victoria will effectively close its border to South Australia for 48 hours after fragments of COVID-19 were detected in wastewater along two freight corridors.
Britain's Prince William has welcomed a new investigation into how the BBC secured a famous 1995 interview with his mother Princess Diana after accusations she was tricked into taking part.
Almost half of all child drownings in Australia are one-year-old toddlers.The new statistics are being released as a warning to parents and carers that no task which distracts them is worth their child's life.
The billion-year wait for the perfect sparkler is over after an Australian-led scientific team discovered how to make diamonds in minutes.
South Australia will go into lockdown for six days, with a range of restrictions to provide a "circuit-breaker" and help control a worrying cluster of COVID-19 cases in Adelaide.
NSW has clocked 11 straight days with no new cases of locally acquired COVID-19 as South Australia goes into a strict lockdown to deal with an escalating outbreak.
Victoria's border with South Australia will stay open for now, as SA enters a six-day lockdown to deal with its virus outbreak.
Two Sydney men have been charged after being accused of transferring $2.3 million offshore as part of an international money-laundering operation.
Kenyan conservationists have fitted the world's only remaining white giraffe with a GPS tracking device to protect the rare animal from poaching.
Feeling underpaid and overworked?You probably are, new research suggests, with the average Australian employee found to have worked seven weeks of unpaid overtime during the coronavirus pandemic.