More than 50 refugees resettled from Australian care on Nauru say they have been "abandoned to live like animals in the jungle" and are contemplating mass suicide.
Hundreds of Australian same-sex-couples have married in New Zealand since marriage equality laws came into effect a year ago.
Cheap cars and flatscreen TVs were welcomed, and there were fewer jobless, but renters missed out (again).
An Australian woman has revealed recordings of her alleged sexual assault at the hands of the chief steward on a Malaysia Airlines flight.
Australian cinema will plunge to the quality of a “cat video on YouTube” if internet piracy continues unabated, the producer of Red Dog warns.
Almost one in four refugees locked in indefinite detention on the basis of secret ASIO findings have attempted or threatened suicide, a new analysis has revealed.
The pre-auction estimate was $40 to $60, which is where the early bidding started on the internet. The first live bid was around $4400. Fifteen minutes later, one slightly tattered page of the Koran sold under the hammer at Bargain Hunt Auctions at Thornleigh, Sydney, for $74,000.
The federal government's proposed anti-terrorism laws have provoked bitter in-fighting within the Muslim community with some leaders walking out of a "unity" meeting amid claims of deception and power-play.
Sydney University's Faculty of Architecture and Design is showcasing students' work with a bartending cocktail robot.
CinefestOZ has put the spotlight on Busselton with the richest film prize on offer in Australia.