After 112 days, the Australian city of Melbourne has lifted its coronavirus lockdown.
The app, owned by ByteDance, a private Chinese company, has come under scrutiny in Australia after Donald Trump announced plans for a possible ban in the United States.
A further 200 dead whales were found close to where hundreds of beached animals were discovered earlier this week.
A third of the whales have died after being stranded on a sand bar off the coast of Tasmania.
A pod of pilot whales stranded on sandbars off Australia's southern island of Tasmania state.
Edward "Teddy" Sheean sacrificed his life for his shipmates more than quarter of a century ago — and will now be posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross.
Several populations on Kangaroo Island, feared to be gone forever, have been spotted as habitats recover.
Four adult koalas and one brand new joey have been released in the Kanangra-Boyd National Park in the state of New South Wales
An Australian newspaper offered eight blank pages in its daily issue to use if readers are "out of loo roll" after supermarkets run out of stock due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Sydney has been hit by its heaviest rain in 30 years, bringing widespread flooding.
There was an immediate threat to life and property from the wildfires, officials say.
This year, non-indigenous Australians were asked to give reparations in the form of a donation to the #PayTheRent campaign.