Australia

'Those kids rocked'

Marina, Jack and Destiny Pink were killed when their truck and car collided with a fuel tanker in New South Wales.

Mourning Kiwi mother writes touching goodbyes to her three children who died in a freak Australian crash.

Australia to clip paedophiles' wings

Paedophiles based in Australia will soon face travel restrictions.

Convicted paedophiles will be banned from leaving Australia and will have their passports cancelled under new measures.

Angry pedestrian's pole crash

The car video, shared on YouTube by ChrisSmithOne77 shows the pedestrian, who was walking his dog, apparently ...

Man filmed ranting at Australian motorist really gets angry after walking on into traffic lights.

Schapelle Corby circus likely to last

Schapelle Corby leaves for Australia at Ngurah Rai airport, Denpasar, Indonesia.

OPINION: Lucrative offers will be made to Corby for everything from women's magazine cover stories to reality TV shows.

Body found in Oz bin

Police released a photo of the man's t-shirt in hope it might help identify him.

After rubbish truck driver's grisly discovery, the dead man's unique t-shirt might prove to be a crucial clue.

Where in the world is Schapelle Corby? video

Schapelle Corby at At Ngurah Rai airport, Denpasar, Indonesia, before her flight back to Australia.

The convicted drug smuggler's mum says she's already left her hometown, two days after her deportation from Bali. But is it a ruse?

Kiwi teen wakes from coma

Joshua Waite has woken from an induced coma after he was assaulted on May 12.

Two weeks after being kicked in the head outside a Brisbane McDonald's, Joshua Waite has opened his eyes.

New-age science, old-fashioned policing

Gregory Keith Davies pleaded guilty to one charge or murder and one of rape.

In 1984, he killed a six-year-old girl. Decades later, the Australian man was finally linked to the crime.

Guilty plea in Aussie cold case

Kylie Maybury had gone out to buy some sugar from a local shop.

Thirty-two years after six-year-old Kylie Maybury was murdered, a surprise guilty plea brings some peace to her family.

Shark leaps into boat

The great white shark was an unwelcome visitor on Terry Selwood's fishing boat.

Terry Selwood was enjoying the solitude of an afternoon's fishing when all hell broke loose.

Held captive and raped in 'police paddock'

Alan Simmons raped a woman in an area known as the "police paddock" in NSW, Australia, in 2015.

She was on her back in long grass and asked if she could go home. "Just one more hour," he replied.

Cleared of rape in 'unusual' sext case

No conviction was recorded against the husband, who pleaded guilty to sending a menacing email to his then wife.

His marriage was already under strain when he discovered "sexts"on his wife's phone. Then, she accused him of rape.

Proceeds-of-crime risk for Corby video

Schapelle Corby is shielded from the media's view as she's deported from Indonesia.

Drug smuggler could breach laws if she profits from media frenzy surrounding return from Australia.

Orangutan and her baby escape zoo

Amanda Oliver posted this picture of the escape to Twitter, and said it was a bit scary once the mother followed her baby.

A visitor who witnessed the escape says the orangutan looked really calm, but confused.

Schapelle Corby lands in Australia

Schapelle Corby poses with a bag that says "Where's William Tyrell" at Ngurah Rai Airport in Denspasar, Indonesia.

After almost 13 years in Bali, convicted drug smuggler Schapelle Corby returns to her home in Queensland, Australia.

Corby show a comedy of errors video

Australian drug convict Schapelle Corby (R) is escorted by police after reporting to a parole office before her expected ...

Media madness began in Bali as convicted drug smuggler left prison and intensified when she landed in Brisbane.

The Kiwi brand that's all Aussie video

Kiwi by name, Aussie by nature

It has our national bird on the tin, but - unlike the pavlova or Russell Crowe - world-famous Kiwi shoe polish is undisputedly Australian.

Mother and daughter found dead

Judy Stephens, 53, and her mother Isabel, 89, were last seen alive when they left the Tatong Tavern in northeast ...

They'd disappeared after Sunday lunch, leaving a small Australian town "mystified".

Corby media frenzy bemuses lawyer video

Schapelle Corby is close to beginning life after Bail.

Schapelle Corby's lawyer still thinks she would have received a lighter sentence if there was less media frenzy.

'Mystified' after mum, daughter disappear

Judy Stephens, 53, and her mother Isabel, 89,were seen leaving the Tatong Tavern in northeast Victoria, Australia ...

They had a light Sunday lunch at the pub and waved goodbye as they headed home. No-one's seen them since.

Wait! There's a man on the nose

The incident involving a Jetstar A320 and a ground worker attached to the plane's nose occurred at Australia's Newcastle ...

An Australian Jetstar plane started taxiing to runway with a ground worker attached to the nose.

Schapelle: A made-for-TV story

Schapelle Corby is now 39 and has become a recluse in recent days.

With drug smuggler Schapelle Corby due to be deported to Australia the circus keeps rolling on.

Coke can solves jewellery heist

DNA on a Coke can led to police to catch the man behind a notorious robbery of more than $200,000 worth of jewellery.

A ten-year-old can of Coke lead to the crook behind a notorious robbery of more than $200,000 worth of jewellery.

Illuminati 'caused' Bourke St massacre

Dimitrious "Jimmy" Gargasoulas has launched into another rant during a hearing about future court dates.

Alleged Bourke St killer rants in court the Illuminati were to blame for his "breakdown" before his massacre in Australia.

10 richest Aussies worth A$100b

Anthony Pratt is one of three $10 billion-plus level Rich Listers in 2017.

The top 3 billionaires across the ditch are worth over A$10b each - a first for the AFR's Rich List.

Gable Tostee back on Tinder video

Gable Tostee after being found not guilty of manslaughter and murder of Warriena Wright in October 2016.

The Australian man who was found not guilty of killing his Kiwi Tinder date Warriena Wright is back dating.

A dream home at Dreamworld?

Ardent Leisure estimated a loss of up to A$4 million (NZ$ 4.25 million) in its theme park division for the 12 months ...

As profits slump following four deaths last year, theme park may turn "prime real estate" into housing.

Cheating husband given 'strange' beer

Dean Yarnton outside court.

Australian man who woke to gas hissing through ute says the beer tasted powdery.

Big numbers for rare car rego

Australian numberplate NSW "29" sold for a record price at auction.

Someone has paid close to NZ$800,000 for a rare Australian number plate.

Trucks derail Melbourne trams

The Parkville tram derailment has created traffic havoc and left the driver shaking

Two trucks have slammed into trams on opposite ends of Melbourne leaving 29 with minor injuries.

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