New Rio Tinto chief executive Jakob Stausholm has been on a charm offensive since arriving here from the UK on Australia Day
Margaret Court’s Australia Day honours upgrade to a Companion of the Order of Australia generated some heated reader debate.
Katherine Leadbetter, 31, and Matthew Field, 37, were killed on Australia Day as they crossed a road in Alexandra Hills in Redland City.
Uniting Church minister Alistair Macrae is handing back his Australia Day award in protest of Margaret Court’s upgraded honour.
The Reverend Alistair Macrae, a former president of the Uniting Church in Australia, has joined a growing list of Australia Day honours recipients to reject their awards.
A small, multicultural crowd gathered at the Shrine of Remembrance in Melbourne to witness the fly-past of the RAAF Roulettes and the army’s 21-gun salute.
Cricket’s governing body should in future stay out of the heated debate about the position of Australia Day on the calendar, a state association president has said.
The artist’s stand ramps up pressure for an overhaul of the Australia Day award’s system.
Thousands of protesters filled Forrest Chase in the Perth CBD to attend an Invasion Day rally in protest of Australia Day and the poor conditions facing many Aboriginal people.
At 3pm, police attended a party on a sandbar at Lilli Pilli where about 100 people were gathered for a party. Police have dispersed the crowd.
When Major Artie tackles a good quality class 1 handicap over the mile for Gai Waterhouse at Gosford, it might be part of a big day for lovers of American […]
Stinging sun and a global pandemic did little to deter an estimated 5000 people gathering in solidarity with Indigenous Australians and calls for a rethink of Australia Day.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, who does not support changing the date of Australia Day, said Australia was still evolving as a nation, but its past should never be denied.
Thousands of Australia Day protesters marched peacefully through the city in groups of 100 as part of an Invasion Day rally.
Thousands of people have peacefully marched in the Invasion Day rally through Brisbane, calling for the date of Australia Day to be changed.
Australia Day is a vital part of the conversation about who we are as a people.
Australia Day will look different this year. Many events, including the traditional city parade, are cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions. Here’s a list of what’s happening over the long weekend.
Stark inequities in the Australian honours system – which disproportionately favours rich and powerful men – must be addressed if the gongs are to remain valued, relevant and credible.
May 9 would mark a truly national day – when a united Australia came into being.
Can Prezado win around the Caulfield bend? That’s the biggest challenge standing in his way on Australia Day, according to co-trainer Simon Zahra.
A day of dramatic water rescues has put emergency services on alert as thousands of Victorians flock to the beach to avoid the heat over Australia Day long weekend.
Police will be cracking down on any large public or private gatherings over the Australia Day period, as NSW recorded no new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 for a seventh […]
It’s supposed to be a celebration of a nation, but many Indigenous Australians find January 26 a deeply troubling day. They explain why.
Victoria is predicted to heat up over the Australia Day long weekend, with temperatures set to soar into the 40s across much of the state.
Much of NSW will be sweltering under severe to extreme heat into next week and areas of Sydney such as Richmond and Penrith possibly reaching temperatures in the low 40s.
A historian challenges Scott Morrison’s interpretation of January 26, but also argues we’ve become a better society because Australia Day is a day of contention rather than unity.
One Melbourne city council says it will lower its Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags on Australia Day to acknowledge the suffering experienced by Australia’s First Nations people.
Cricket is divided over the move to drop ‘Australia Day’ from marketing material for BBL games on January 26, with some teams supportive and others planning to ignore the suggestion.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s comment that January 26, 1788, “wasn’t a particularly flash day” for convicts either has drawn criticism from Labor and the Greens.
The Bureau of Meteorology is forecasting a severe heatwave to set in over Friday to Sunday with extreme conditions expected in some areas along the NSW coast.