Some shops on the NSW south coast have already gone bust after the bushfires - and more could also be financially ruined if tourists do not return soon.
Amid a summer of bushfires higher temperatures, here's a look at the current state of play for water supplies across Australia.
Thousands of Australians appear to believe lasers and exploding smart meters are being used to start fires to make way for a new train network.
Helen Kingwell endured 88 days of “unbearable” farm work in Bundaberg to stay in Australia. But while working for a visa she was allegedly raped in her sleep.
Prince Harry was all smiles when he emerged in public for the first time since his decision to quit the royals. It’s the smile the family will miss.
Gary Flower is missing at sea after being carried away by a current on Tuesday.
The State Opposition say grandmother Beth Eden’s death was “another senseless loss of life on our roads” and are demanding a tougher penalty for the driver who...
Qantas is putting a temporary ban on new bookings for some types of dogs while it changes its travel policy - after a “tragic spike in deaths”.
The new child care subsidy was supposed to take pressure off parents, but costs have continued to rise. SEE HOW MUCH IN YOUR SUBURB
A controversial MP’s teenage daughter has reportedly married and converted to Islam as she faces multiple charges of dealing cocaine around Sydney.
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If it looks like meat and tastes like meat, it could be one of the many plant-based products gaining in popularity among Queenslanders.
A desire for cigarettes pushed a drunk man to hurl trolleys around a shopping complex and abuse a bunch of workers who stood between him and his nicotine hit.
A Queensland teacher who injured herself on a rope swing in Vanuatu while on a school excursion has been refused worker’s compensation, again.
If she hadn’t been found by the side of the road, hidden from sight, the 26-year-old would have died.
When Wilson Gavin took his own life this week, after being savaged on Twitter, I was horrified.