A Gold Coast businessman is accused of ripping off tourists in "a relentless, systemic and well-rehearsed fraud", the Queensland Parliament is told.
An estimated 18 people are rescued and one confirmed dead from among about 80 passengers aboard a ferry that sank in Lake Toba in Indonesia's North Sumatra province, a disaster agency official said.
Analysts say Dreamworld will never recover from evidence heard on day one of a coronial inquest into the deaths of four on a family ride at Dreamworld.
US President Donald Trump says he is ordering the establishment of a sixth branch of the military to clear the way for American dominance in space.
In his first major solo exhibition, Queensland-born artist Tony Albert's connection to community is front and centre.
President Emmanuel Macron scolds a French teenager after the boy addressed him informally as "Manu" and sang the socialist anthem in front of him.