Prince Philip includes nod to Australia in newly released, radically slimmed down funeral plans

The service will be attended by just 30 royal family members and feature a specially modified Land Rover designed by the late Duke of Edinburgh.

The long shot: delays, uncertainty and confusion in Australia’s vaccine rollout

Less than two months into the national vaccination rollout the Prime Minister’s hopeful messaging had come undone, but within a day there was hope again. How did we get there?

Coronavirus updates LIVE: Australia secures 20 million Pfizer vaccine doses as NSW temporarily suspends AstraZeneca vaccine administrations

National cabinet will have discussions about the reopening of Australia when it meets on Friday after the Australian government announced it had accepted expert advice that Pfizer should now be […]

Australia to send tens of thousands of vaccines to PNG and East Timor

Australia will ship tens of thousands of locally manufactured AstraZeneca vaccines from its Melbourne plant to Papua New Guinea and East Timor within weeks, with both countries battling major outbreaks […]

Artists create awe and wonder of the seaweed forests on Australia’s ‘other’ big reef

Australia’s first seaweed festival, the Seaweed Forests Festival in Manly, highlights the risks facing seaweed from ocean warming along the Great Southern Reef.

Rare clash of tropical tempests expected off WA coast ‘like two planets going close to each other’

Twin tropical cyclones are predicted to clash off the north-west coast of Australia in the coming days in a relatively rare interaction that is exciting weather nerds far and wide.

RAAF marks centenary by dropping gendered ‘airman’ term in favour of ‘aviator’

There has been a strong push in Britian, the United States and Australia during the past five years to change the language used in defence forces.

Taiwan charges alleged spy after outed by Chinese operative who defected to Australia

Taiwan authorities have charged an alleged Chinese spy and his wife after they were identified by a self-confessed Chinese intelligence operative who defected to Australia.