Australia news live: first person charged under foreign interference laws

Victoria and NSW report no new locally acquired cases of coronavirus as Australian politicians respond to…

RBA cuts cash rate to new historic low of 0.1% – live news

Trade tensions with China escalate; NSW on alert after restaurant worker at Jasmins1 in Liverpool tests…

Born in the ice age, humankind now faces the age of fire – and Australia is on the frontline | Tom Griffiths

The bushfires and the plague are symptoms of something momentous unfolding on Earth – an acceleration…

A Joe Biden victory could push Scott Morrison – and the world – on climate change

International action on emissions reduction will get a huge shot in the arm if the US…

Western Australia will ease hard border to allow no-quarantine arrivals from Tasmania, Queensland, SA and NT – politics live

Mark McGowan announces a relaxation of border rules as Annastacia Palaszczuk says Queensland border will stay…

Australia Post CEO Christine Holgate's lawyer says 'no grounds' for her to be stood down

Legal battle brews over Holgate’s status while review carried out; Liberal MPs reject Qatar dinner invitation.…

PM names new high court justices as Porter say war crimes investigation 'detailed and extensive' – politics live

Melbourne lockdown lifted as Victoria records two Covid cases and two deaths. Senate estimates looks at…

The ABC must be relevant to all – but that doesn't mean telling people what they want to hear | Jonathan Holmes

Being told they pay too much attention to concerns of ‘inner-city leftwing elites’ by their own…

Victoria records zero coronavirus cases and Melbourne lockdown lifted as NSW records two – live

Victorian premier announced more details of city’s reopening after record-breaking Covid-19 lockdown, as federal parliament and…

Coronavirus Australia live update: Daniel Andrews says 'now is the time to open up' after Victoria records no Covid cases

From midnight tomorrow night Melbourne businesses will be able to start reopening as restrictions ease. Follow…