It could be months before a long-term fix is found for the damaged South Road tram overpass, and repairs could force more closures in the weeks ahead, the South Australian Government says.
The NSW Supreme Court rules that a protest march against Sydney's lockout laws cannot go ahead in Kings Cross tomorrow night.
People living in Coolum on Queensland's Sunshine Coast are told to consider evacuating as a fast-moving bushfire threatens homes, with firefighters warning they are having difficulty controlling the blaze.
A Papua New Guinean man who intervened to help a woman who was attacked by her husband with a machete says it has inspired him to get more involved in domestic violence cases, an issue that has been described as "pandemic" in the Pacific nation.
Federal MP Bob Katter says he will introduce legislation to Parliament to restrict the sale of inauthentic Aboriginal art by creating a licensing scheme and logo, similar to the Australian Made brand, that could only be used by Indigenous artists.
The rehabilitation of Hazelwood mine is expected to cost $439 million, with work on the power station site set to reach $304 million, the owner says.