Police in Australia have arrested a man accused of deliberately killing several emu with his car on a rural road and then posting a video of it online.
A girl has been attacked by a shark off the same Great Barrier Reef island in Australia where a woman was mauled a day earlier.
Remarkable CCTV footage shows the moment a man was blasted off his feet as the cheese factory behind him exploded.
Taronga Western Plains Zoo recently added six fluffy little additions to its fine collection of animal life.
The British man accused of a one-punch attack on a former captain of Australia’s Rugby Sevens team has been cleared at court.
The British man accused of a one-punch attack on a former captain of Australia’s Rugby Sevens team told a court the sportsman had hit him first “out of the blue” – and that he had reacted “instinctively”.
The British man accused of a one-punch attack on a former captain of Australia’s Rugby Sevens team told police he was acting in self-defence, a court heard.
A former captain of Australia’s Rugby Sevens team was punched to the ground by a British man during a night out in Sydney after launching a “verbal attack” on the tourist, a court heard.
A Bake Off-style contest in Australia aimed at raising awareness about the country’s threatened species has revealed its winner.
Homebase has been given the green light to press ahead with a wave of store closures that will see 42 DIY outlets shut, putting around 1,500 jobs at risk.
Former Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has resigned from Parliament, triggering a by-election that could bring down the unpopular conservative government.
Recruitment firm Hays is to pay out a special dividend following a rise in full-year profit, despite its UK arm being held back by Brexit uncertainty.
Vodafone has agreed a mammoth 15 billion Australian dollar (£8.4 billion) deal to merge its Australian operations with TPG Telecom.
An Australian woman has told how her young son was left traumatised after he was groomed online by a youth football coach from Perthshire.
US Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning will not be allowed to enter Australia for a speaking tour scheduled to start on Sunday, her tour organiser has said.
A bright streak of light illuminated the night skies in a small town in Australia and, according to local residents, caused houses to shake.
Dolphins can learn tricks such as walking on water from each other in the wild, a 30-year study has revealed.
Australia’s new prime minister has announced a peace-making Cabinet that does not punish his rivals in a bruising power struggle that ousted his predecessor and divided a government that lags in opinion polls.
Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop has said she is quitting following the selection of a new prime minister in an internal party vote.
Two young red panda cubs have been exploring their enclosure at Symbio Wildlife Park in Sydney, Australia.