Karmichael Hunt receives a fine after prosecutors drop a charge of cocaine possession.
George Christensen was accused of insensitivity for posting it shortly after a US school shooting.
International teams should not play Twenty20 cricket, according to England coach Trevor Bayliss.
Australia score the highest run chase in Twenty20 international history as they beat New Zealand with seven balls remaining.
Malcolm Turnbull is rebuked for his comments about Barnaby Joyce's affair with a former staffer.
Georgie Stone became the youngest person in Australia to be granted hormone blockers at the age of 10.
The deputy PM's affair prompts the prime minister to ban sex between ministers and their staff.
A dog thrown into a rubbish truck survives struggling against compacter blades and piles of rubbish.
Shark diving is helping tourists improve their perception about the largest predatory fish in the world.
Having survived a dual citizen saga, Barnaby Joyce is now facing public questions over an affair.
Gloucestershire sign Australia pace bowler Daniel Worrall as their overseas player for the first part of the 2018 season.
Police warn locals near Canberra after a pair posing as welfare staff tricked their way into a home.
The Wikileaks founder remains at the Ecuadorean embassy in London after failing to answer bail.
The country's football league says it wants everyone to be able to play the Australian rules game.
Indigenous Australians who were abducted as children discuss the anniversary of a national apology.
UK boss Richard Cousins and five family members were killed in the crash in Sydney.
The nation is meeting only three of seven targets to improve the lives of indigenous Australians.
Finance is the country's biggest industry but a landmark inquiry is probing scandals in the sector.
The royal commission follows a decade of scandals which have rocked the country's biggest industry.
Why "over-the-top caricatures" from Crocodile Dundee are likely to help tourism down under.
Australian javelin thrower Jarrod Bannister, 33, had been living and training in the Netherlands.
Wall Street suffered its second day of heavy losses in a volatile week for global investors.
An investigation into allegations of match-fixing in the third Ashes Test last year ends after no evidence of corruption is found.
An inquiry found that tens of thousands of children were abused in churches, schools and sports clubs.
A coalition of experts accuses Australia of failing in its Closing The Gap strategy to improve lives.
Visitors to Australia's Great Barrier Reef will be forced to wear life vests if they are deemed to be "at-risk" swimmers, a new safety code says. The rules are a response the deaths of 10 people - including at least four foreign tourists -…
Glenn Maxwell hits a sublime unbeaten century after taking 3-10 to give Australia a five-wicket win over England in the Twenty20 tri-series in Hobart.
Susan Lamb gives a tearful speech about her childhood to explain why she cannot access key papers.
Its author criticised the retailer for claiming the track was "specifically produced for us".
Sex assault charges against him were dropped but he is still wanted for bail offences dating from 2012.