The NRL insists the late call on hosting rights for the 2022 grand final won't hurt crowd numbers after a decision on the venue was pushed back again.
Governor-General David Hurley says he had no reason to believe the decision by former prime minister Scott Morrison to swear himself into multiple ministries wouldn't be publicly announced.
Health unions in Tasmania say the state government's $2000 cash bonus offer for frontline workers is confusing and needs clarification.
A new disaster prevention authority, rescue training for residents in flood-prone areas and a back office merger of emergency services will form part of the NSW government's response to this year's deadly floods.
The boyfriend of a 44-year-old woman found dead in north Queensland has been charged with the mother-of-four's murder.
Indigenous stories of colonisation will be heard and documented to "free people up from the shame of the past" as part of Queensland's path to a treaty.
Australia could register its 10 millionth case of COVID-19 by the end of August.
The NRL will wait until later in the week to make a call on which stadium will host the grand final as talks continue with the Queensland government about a possible shift.
Scott Morrison should quit parliament after he "betrayed" the Australian people following revelations he secretly swore himself into several ministerial portfolios, former home affairs minister Karen Andrews has declared.
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese says China should not use foot and mouth disease as an excuse to stop importing Australian beef.