The federal government will extend the life of the so-called gas trigger until January 2030 as it seeks to shore up supply for the domestic market following the release of a "damning" report.
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has attempted to play down recent polling which showed the government was off to a strong start in office.
A Queensland mayor who returned a blood alcohol test of more than three times the legal limit has been ordered to do community service after watching graphic footage of crashes.
Proposed changes to the constitution to establish an Indigenous Voice are simple enough for the public to understand what they're voting for, Anthony Albanese says.
US President Joe Biden has tested positive for COVID-19 again in what the White House doctor described as a "rebound" case seen in a small percentage of patients who take the antiviral drug Paxlovid.
More than three decades after Gary McKay left war in Vietnam behind him, a visit back to the country to help locals find a mass grave triggered a near-debilitating episode of post-traumatic stress.
Celebrated Aboriginal musician Archie Roach has died in hospital aged 66 after a long battle with illness.
Jessica Stenson has drawn inspiration from her son Billy, the late Kerryn McCann and Australia's proud marathoning tradition to win a history-making gold medal at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games.
Hundreds of truck drivers, industry leaders and gig workers have descended on the nation's capital to call for safety reforms after dozens of drivers died behind the wheel in the last year.
Police have seized millions of dollars worth of illicit drugs, dismantled a clandestine drug lab and discovered an underground bikie clubhouse during a major operation targeting organised crime in NSW and Queensland.