An outpouring of grief and outrage has followed the discovery of a young woman's body on a deserted north Queensland beach as detectives continue to hunt for the person responsible for her death.
A man's body has been found in bushes outside Hobart's major hospital.
The NRL is investigating an alleged racist comment made by a worker in an NRL polo shirt during Saturday's Test between the Kangaroos and Tonga in Auckland.
October showers have brought some relief to farmers, but it's far too late for much of Australia's drought-ravaged cropping country, with rural analysts predicting the worst winter harvest in 10 years.
Labor says it is willing to compromise on a bill that would see children removed from detention on Nauru.
Brisbane halfback Kodi Nikorima insists Wayne Bennett's no busted flush and maintains the seven-time premiership-winning coach still has what it takes to lead the Broncos.
More attention should be on the progress Australian students are making rather than results of standardised testing, a new report suggests.
Child sex abuse victims have been given a historic national apology but now they want action.
Des Hasler will start his second Manly rebuild already in a better position to when he embarked on his first successful attempt 15 off-seasons ago.
Brisbane childcare educators and their union United Voice will rally for a federal funding boost to the sector.