As the curtain fell on the 2022 Commonwealth Games, Birmingham partied its heart out.
The federal government has backed in a pay rise for aged care workers, outlining support for an increase in the minimum wage in the sector to the Fair Work Commission.
A man accused of shooting three family members dead on a remote Queensland cattle property has appeared in court for the first time.
COVID cast its shadow over the golden glow of yet another triumph for Australia's all-conquering women's T20 team on a dramatic end to cricket's return to the Commonwealth Games.
Australia's landmark 1000th Commonwealth Games gold medal simply demanded to be won by a team worthy of the honour - and the netball Diamonds have obliged famously.
After the drought, the deluge.Australia went from bust to boom on Saturday, winning nine gold medals that featured several outstanding performances.
Tariq Sims may have played his last game for St George Illawarra after being hit hard by the NRL's match review committee for a high tackle that floored Cronulla's Connor Tracey.
Coach Dave Rennie has hailed the courage and character of the Wallabies, who overcame a serious injury to Quade Cooper to post a rousing Rugby Championship win over Argentina that they dedicated to absent skipper Michael Hooper.
More than a quarter of Australian mortgage holders have seen their home loan repayments rise by more than six per cent since the start of the year.
Australian investors will soon gain a better understanding of how some of the country's biggest corporations are navigating cost pressures, labour shortages and slowing consumer demand.