Indigenous high school students in Brisbane are graduating at the same rate as non-Indigenous students, making the Queensland capital the first to close the gap in Australia, according to the State Government.
A tornado strikes in Birmingham, Alabama, causing some “significant damage” just days after severe storms left 14 people dead in neighbouring US states.
An earthquake has struck off Queensland’s Fraser Coast, with no reports of injuries.
Bargain hunters are expected to spend $50 million in Boxing Day sales around Tasmania
A snorkeller who was swimming in a creek at Noosa, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, is missing.
A search is underway at Beachport, in South Australia’s south east, after a boat capsized with two men on board.
Thousands of shoppers are expected to join the hunt for a bargain at the Boxing Day sales in Adelaide’s CBD after a sleep in.
Sleepy by name and sleepy by nature, but there is more to the lifestyle of the native lizard than you might credit at first glance.
A southerly buster is expected to run rampant on opening night of this year’s Sydney to Hobart.
A program having some success in eradicating the crown-of-thorns starfish, one of the biggest threats to the Great Barrier Reef, needs more funding.