Perth father faces grievous bodily harm charges after allegedly pouring petrol over his three children and setting them alight.
Australia's greatest ever racehorse trainer has died at the age of 87 in Sydney.
Girl seriously injured after she and two other children were set on fire in Australia.
Australia's biggest convenience store chain, 7-Eleven, is under fire for paying many of its staff as little as A$10 an hour.
An eerie-looking hipster house for sale in Sydney has UK media in a spin.
Teenage girls brawl on Sydney train following NRL clash.
Bali police officers are questioned over allegations that Australians were pistol-whipped and tasered.
The body of the 2-year-old was found in the roof cavity of her Australian home on Tuesday.
Autmotive repairers cannot keep up with large numbers of cars damaged in collisions with kangaroos.
Matthew Forti continued to sell illegal drugs to his friends despite knowing Georgina Bartter had died.
Son of Australian lesbian couple launches a campaign to get both mums and his biological father named on his birth certificate.
A Queensland man has copped a fine for taking a crocodile with him on a flight in his boot.
Treasurer Joe Hockey has agreed to front a new bipartisan political push for an Australian republic as part of an ambitious ten year map for constitutional change.
When a two-year-old girl went missing, the whole town searched. She was in her home the whole time.
A film a children with gay parents cannot be shown at a Sydney school.
India and Australia will focus on anti-submarine warfare in their first ever joint naval exercises.
Melbourne has a new generation of "fast and furious" young criminals, police say.
Residents near a dam on the NSW South Coast have evacuated their homes.
Lindt cafe siege gunman was a "radicalised terrorist" , US terrorism expert says.
Australian police have dropped a terrorism charge against a teen boy who planned to attack an Anzac parade.
Well, this is the most terrifying thing we've ever seen. Australia isn't safe.
Curiosity killed the cat, but it got this snake stuck in a can of bourbon and cola.
Prestigious Australian private schools are divided "in terms of both class and ethnicity".
Twister damages town's houses, uproots trees and scares residents.
People rescued from cars and houses after massive storm crosses city, flooding roads and dumping hail.
Man's body found bound and bloodied in Sydney suburb.
Mel Gibson reportedly called a female reporter a dog, saying she's not even a human being and will go to hell.
A 63-year-old British tourist has been rescued after he wrote an SOS message in the sand.
When John Burrows leaned in to look at a white backpack by his garage, the explosion was heard 5km away.
Possums in your roof are bad enough, but what about brawling snakes?