In a repeat of the previous day Australian Caleb Ewan outsprinted world champion Peter Sagan to win stage four of the Tour Down Under.
A driver has ploughed his car into pedestrians in a busy street in Melbourne, Australia, killing three people including a young child
The ruby seadragon, a new species of animal, has been filmed alive for the first time by researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San…
With an air of Las Vegas glamour, thousands of people took to the streets of the rural Australian town of Parkes on Saturday (January 14) to honour entertainer Elvis Presley in the town’s 25th annual
Amateur rugby players donned wigs and white jumpsuits on Friday (13 January) for a rugby match that pipped The Blue Suede Shoes against the Reddy Teddies in the town of Parkes, west of…
After stopping during her morning run to answer a local news journalist’s questions about her workout routine, a Melbourne woman’s nerves appeared to get the better of…
Australia is dealing with an invasion of deadly red fire ants which are becoming a huge problem in parts of south east Queensland.
Twenty people have been rescued after they were left dangling for almost two hours at the top of a roller coaster in Australia.
At the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra, artists are challenging the traditional concept of portraits as paintings or photographs.
A man has been arrested in Sydney, Australia, for allegedly making an online threat to the city’s New Year Festivities.
With good weather conditions to send them off, 88 yachts have set sail from the Sydney Harbour on Monday for the 72nd edition of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht…
Australian police said on Friday that they had foiled a terrorist plot to attack prominent sites in Melbourne over Christmas.
Protesters have rallied outside the Australian parliament for a second consecutive day.
Soren Kjeldsen and Thorbjorn Olesen kept their nerve and shot a six-under-par 66 in the final round fourballs to give Denmark a first World Cup of Golf triumph by four strokes at Kingston Heath on…
A woman in Australia has been convicted of cruelty to animals after she abandoned 14 cats in her home in South Adelaide, Australia.
Andreas Mikkelsen produced a solid drive on the final day to edge teammate Sebastien Ogier and win the season-ending Rally Australia.
From the ocean depths to the vastness of the cosmos, new technologies give scientists a better understanding of the world around us.
Sculpture by the Sea, along a coastal walk near Sydney, is the largest open-air sculpture show in the world.
Puan the orangutan at Perth Zoo has been named the world’s oldest Sumatran orangutan in captivity by the Guinness Book of World Records.
Two children have “miraculously” escaped death at an Australian theme park after an accident on a ride that killed four adults.
Australia has long been known for housing terrifying eight-legged creatures and video showing a huntsman spider carrying a mouse has only reaffirmed
Crutchlow becomes first British rider to win Australian MotoGP as Hamilton celebrates 50th career F1 victoryCal Crutchlow took full advantage of a crash by World champion Marc Marquez to win the Australian Grand Prix for his second career victory.
Cal Crutchlow took full advantage of a crash by World champion Marc Marquez to win the Australian Grand Prix for his second career victory.
Marc Marquez celebrated his 65th career pole position and 37th in the elite class after leading qualifying for the Australian MotoGP at Phillip Island.
Britain’s Cal Crutchlow was quickest in a rain-hit first practice session for this weekend’s Australian MotoGP at Phillip Island.