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Poor, uneven driving quality in Australia

Australia loves its cars, but a new worldwide study has found driving them into cities like Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne is a struggle thanks to road quality and parking costs.

Climate activist Greta hitches Aussie ride

Stranded teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg has embarked on a new expedition across the Atlantic after hitching a ride on a catamaran with an adventurous Australian family.

Harry, Meghan to spend Christmas in US

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie will be spending Christmas in the US and not with the Queen at Sandringham, the PA news agency understands.

Pell given last hope of court redemption

Cardinal George Pell has one last hope of overturning his child sexual abuse convictions after being given the right to argue for an appeal to Australia's highest court.

Properties are still at risk in NSW: RFS

Millions of NSW residents are breathing a sigh of relief after a day of catastrophic fire danger passed without loss of life, but authorities are warning that strengthening winds mean properties are still at risk.

More than 80 fires burning across Qld

Firefighters are battling more than 80 blazes across Queensland as they prepare to make significant gains amid easing conditions on Thursday.

Leaders urge calm in bushfire arguments

The Morrison government continues to insist it is not the time to talk climate policy while the nation burns, but scientists and environmentalists say there is no better time.

Angry Barry Hall slams Gallen's "excuses"

An irritated Barry Hall has warned he's improved enormously with limited preparation and accused Paul Gallen of preparing excuses before their heavyweight boxing clash on Friday night.
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