National News

Flags burned at Melbourne racism protests

Masked members of a splinter anti-fascism group have set Australian flags on fire and scuffled with police and media in the latest Melbourne rally between rival protest groups.

Shed fire at National Zoo in Canberra

A roof has partially collapsed after a fire broke out in a maintenance shed at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra near the lion and tiger enclosure.

Motorcyclist dies in northern NSW

A man has died in a motorcycle accident in northern NSW.The 44-year-old motorcyclist collided with a four wheel drive while travelling on an unsealed dirt road in Paddys Flat, west of Lismore.

California wildfire destroys 150 homes

A massive wildfire burning out of control in the foothills of California has left at least 150 homes in ruins and damaged another 75, with warnings that more residents may be forced to flee the flames.

Man dead at WA campsite

A man has died at a campsite in the Eastern Goldfields region in WA and police are investigating.