Australia's new $20 note: First images released, months before circulation begins

An internet user has shared an image of what they claim is Australia's new $20 note months before it was due to release

Kristina Keneally: Don Farrell abandons Labor Senate role to make way

Labor's Don Farrell has stepped aside as Senate deputy leader to make way for Kristina Keneally.

ANIC: Eid Al-Fiter1440AH-2019 Announcement

The Eid Al-Fitr and 1st of Shawaal 1440AH will be Wednesday, the 5th of June,2019 

Former NSW premier Kristina Keneally set for Labor frontbench after Ed Husic steps down

Factional warlords have been sparring behind the scenes ahead of the party tomorrow determining who will sit on its frontbench

Scott Morrison's Coalition ministry sworn in with a slim grip on majority government

Scott Morrison's reworked frontbench has officially taken office as the Coalition begins its new term of government following a shock election victory

'Egg Boy' Will Connolly donates almost $100,000 to victims of Christchurch mosque shooting

The Australian teenager who smashed an egg onto the head of former far-right senator Fraser Anning says he has donated close to $100,000 to the survivors of the Christchurch terrorist attack

Sydney to get water restrictions this Saturday for first time in a decade

Water restrictions will be enforced in Sydney this Saturday for the first time in a decade

Mother and her four children killed in head-on crash near Kingaroy in Queensland

A head-on collision involving a car and truck has killed a mother and her four children near Kingaroy, north-west of Brisbane

Police, family appeal for assistance to locate missing Bankstown teen

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a teenage girl missing from Bankstown

Man charged with 'horrendous bashing' murder of 25yo woman in Melbourne

A 27-year-old man has appeared in court charged with what police describe as a "horrendous bashing" murder of a woman whose body was found in a major Melbourne park

Anthony Albanese to become Labor's new leader unopposed following shock federal election loss

Labor leader-elect Anthony Albanese will this week become the official Opposition Leader after an uncontested leadership ballot

Clare O'Neil drops out of race for Labor deputy leader clearing the way for Richard Marles

Both leader and deputy leader positions in the Labor Party will almost certainly be held by men after another senior woman bowed out of the race

'Armed and dangerous': Police arrest man for allegedly shooting at cyclist after road rage clash

Police have arrested a 31-year-old man alleged to have fired several shots at a cyclist in a dramatic escalation of a road rage incident in central Queensland

Parkville park cordoned off after woman's body found near Melbourne tennis courts

Homicide detectives are investigating after a woman's body was found in Parkville in Melbourne's inner north this morning

Canberra child abuse material 'addict' sentenced as judge issues warning to parents about internet use

A Canberra judge has urged parents to supervise their children's internet use, after sentencing a man who claimed to have become addicted to child pornography when he was exposed to it at the age of 13

Election results 2019: Anthony Albanese in pole position for Labor leadership after Jim Chalmers withdraws

Queensland MP Jim Chalmers has declared he will not run for the Labor leadership

Mr Chalmers wrote on Twitter that he had given the possibility very careful consideration, but had decided against it

Albion Park Rail crash: Two arrested following fatal smash that killed Daniel Merrett

Police have arrested two of the three people wanted for the alleged fight, car chase and fatal smash that claimed the life of a father on a NSW highway

Chris Bowen pulls out of Labor leadership battle after party's election defeat

Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen has abandoned his bid to lead Labor just a day after announcing his candidacy

NDIS fraud used to buy luxury cars, as police label those accused 'despicable, selfish'

NSW Police have cracked an organised criminal syndicate they claim defrauded more than 70 people of National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) payments to buy items such as luxury cars

Former Catholic priest Vincent Ryan to return to jail for sexually abusing two boys

A former priest who finished a 14-year prison sentence for abusing more than 30 boys will return to jail after being found guilty of abusing another two altar boys