British star Cal Crutchlow romps to a big win at the Australian MotoGP on a day punctuated by a number of shocking crashes at Phillip Island.
An army of "undead" limp and stagger through what could be the final Brisbane Zombie Walk, as the organisers weigh up future events following an increase in council fees.
Boat enthusiasts who invested more than $300,000 to restore a vessel used by Australia's elite Z Special Unit during World War Two are left devastated after it sinks to the bottom of Darwin Harbour.
The cultivation of opium poppy in Afghanistan rises to its third-highest level in more than 20 years as the Taliban insurgency gains ground, the United Nations says.
Having held services in parks and basketball courts for years, the remote Indigenous community of Manyallaluk is rejoicing after their new church — built out of disused materials — finally opens.
Social media goes abuzz after a video is posted of a koala with a joey walking along the main street of McLaren Flat, seemingly unfussed by the presence of humans.