"It's totally pitch black, totally dark, totally quiet," the Australian doctor said of the Christmas Is cave. "Not a lot of anything to go on."
Mother of Aussie teen siblings shot by their estranged father has been found dead in the same home.
We should count ourselves lucky the Dracula ant is not the size of a crocodile.
Truck loaded with bricks loses control in Sydney and crashes into pedestrians, killing one and injuring several.
Scientists say coral physiology has changed after back-to-back bleaching events on Australia's Great Barrier Reef.
Huge reward offered for fresh clues into death of for Scott Johnson, 30 years since he fell from Australian cliff.
Australian surfer who refers to himself as "shark bait" hospitalised after being bitten by a shark.
Kangaroo who made headlines because of his "ripped" physique has died at the age of 12.
The Gypsy Jokers clubhouse in Sydney was allegedly the site of "sexual intercourse with an alpaca".
Australian man allegedly seen looking through a window at a 13-year-old girl in Sydney.
Qantas' call for workers to spread "a bit of Christmas cheer" has the opposite effect.
It is possible Lynette could be in New Zealand, says Chris Dawson's lawyer.
OPINION: One day my dad looked out the window of our home and saw picnickers on our lawn. Next it was minivans.
The subject of a podcast about a 36-year-old Sydney murder case has been arrested.
We're not the only ones worried about the cost of living - Australians are also cutting back.
'It was a crazy moment': Dinosaur discovered in Australian town amongst bag of rough gem offcuts.
Justice is edging closer for slain Upper Hutt woman Lois Tolley.
Australian spies can now use weapons on overseas missions.
Harry the enraged pet alpaca lashes out at Australian woman and her mother.
University of Sydney serves Dr Tim Anderson with a termination notice for showing students offensive image over Israel's flag.
Australian journalist kicked out of the press gallery for wearing short sleeves.
Finding a snake in your bed could be a consequence of climate change, Australians told.
Brother of Australian cricket star charged over a fake terror plot to kill top politicians, devised to "set up" a colleague he was fighting with.
No food for Westpac worker during a marathon meeting before the bank sacked him.
Troubled times across the ditch, with Sydney house prices expected to fall 20%.
The revolving door of prime ministers has made Australia an international joke. The Liberal Party has introduced to new rules to stop it.
An armed pair are in custody after a standoff with Queensland police who triggered an 'emergency declaration'.
Australian employment tribunal rejects New Zealand woman's claims being labelled "Kiwi" is an insult.
New revelations mean convictions against some of Australia's most notorious underworld figures may be at risk.
Australian negotiations break down over religious schools' rights.