More than 400 federal public servants are languishing in employment limbo after they lost their jobs but were kept on the government payroll.
A rare fossilised whale skull found by chance deep in the remote waters of the Southern Ocean has been donated to Museum Victoria.
Sydney Maori let loose their traditional ancestral war cry on Monday night to warn the discreetly upmarket auction house Sotheby's to back off selling one of their proudest heirlooms.
The words 'Anzac' and 'fun run' are an unusual blend, but not for organiser Paul Ritchie.
A senior Salvation Army officer who says he went to police to confess the sexual abuse he inflicted on a young girl but was told nothing could be done, has had serious doubt cast on his claims.
Sky-watchers are expected to forgo Creedence Clearwater Revival's warning and venture out for a ''bad moon on the rise'' on Tuesday night.
Sky-watchers are expected to forgo Creedence Clearwater Revival's warning and venture out for a "bad moon on the rise" on Tuesday night.
The bacteria that causes deadly whooping cough has mutated to more easily evade its vaccine, potentially putting hundreds of thousands of children at risk.
Miles Hunt is a partner in an inner-city law firm, but he won't let that stop him admitting he also uses drugs.
A record high vote of support for the Greens vote and a slump in support for the Coalition in regional Australia has left Tony Abbott's seven-month old government trailing Labor by four points after preferences, for the second time since being elected.
POLL: Mike Baird has been elected as leader of the Liberal Party of NSW, and will be Premier.
MOREE Cancer Support has donated $10,000 to the hospital to purchase a tele-health video unit.