A boy has suffered arm, head and chest injuries after being grabbed by a shark from a boat off Tasmania's northwest.
Victoria has recorded three more deaths and a record 428 new coronavirus cases as hospitals brace for an influx of patients.
The number of new COVID-19 cases in NSW continues to rise with all patrons who visited a western Sydney restaurant directed to get tested and self-isolate after a third case was linked to the venue.
An Olympic ring commissioned for members of the Australian boxing team and three designer watches are among jewellery stolen from a Melbourne home.
The coronavirus pandemic threatens to set back poverty levels up to 10 years and it could destabilise a number of hard-hit countries, UN agencies say.
A top White House adviser says he expects TikTok to separate from its Chinese owner and operate as a US company amid growing concerns about the security of the data handled by the short video...
Johnny Depp's former partners Vanessa Paradis and Winona Ryder will no longer be appearing as witnesses in the star's libel suit against a British tabloid newspaper that accused him of assaulting ex-wife Amber Heard, a...
Police have shot and killed a man in Melbourne to stop the "frenzied attack" of a woman.
VICTORIA'S LATEST COVID-19 NUMBERSAS OF JULY 16:* 317 new cases, the 11th consecutive day of a triple-digit increase and the biggest daily total in Australia since the start of the pandemic* Two deaths confirmed since...
Scott Morrison says Australia is in uncharted waters as unemployment continues to climb and the coronavirus death toll reaches 113.