A crowdfunding campaign has started to upgrade the women-only buses in Papua New Guinea's capital city of Port Moresby.
A man who was on the run for seven days after allegedly pointing a gun at a police officer on the Yorke Peninsula in South Australia will spend Christmas in custody.
Melbourne Zoo mourns the loss of another lion after its 15-year-old male Chaka is euthanased just months after its brother following a battle with the same degenerative disease.
Australia's decision to take another step back from international broadcasting by ceasing its far reaching border crossing shortwave radio services has raised questions about who will fill the void.
ACT police search for a man who allegedly escaped police custody while receiving treatment at Calvary Hospital in Canberra's north this morning.
A wildlife hospital on the Gold Coast says a 30 per cent rise in the number of injured koalas this year — including little Fraser the joey — is putting a lot of strain on resources.