States and territories back WA's border ban in Clive Palmer court challenge

Governments around Australia urged the high court to uphold Western Australia’s border restrictions States and territories…

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…

Coronavirus Australia live updates: PM announces reopening plan as protesters in Melbourne pepper-sprayed

Scott Morrison announces new reopening plan and aims to get 26,000 Australians stuck overseas home by…

Australia politics live: Victoria reports five new coronavirus cases and 400 Melbourne residents given stay-at-home order

Suburbs in Melbourne’s north on high alert after school student tests positive. Follow the latest Follow…

NSW eases Covid restrictions on churches and gyms as state reports 10 new cases and Victoria three – politics live

New South Wales coronavirus testing rates increase as Daniel Andrews says Victoria may have recorded its…

Labor pursues government over airport land deal as Coalition defends childcare scheme – politics live

Melburnians can now travel up to 25km and spend more time out of the house; federal…

Coronavirus Australia live updates: NSW reports 11 new Covid cases and Victoria reports six

Scott Morrison says Howard Springs facility near Darwin will be used to quarantine returned travellers; Western…

Coronavirus Australia live update: Gladys Berejiklian faces no-confidence motion as Victoria reports 12 new cases and NSW 13

Daniel Andrews says 10 ‘could be the new five’ as NSW announces seven new locally transmitted…

Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria reports nine new cases and Bondi beach to close as crowds reach capacity

Victoria to return to staged face-to-face teaching next week; treasurer Josh Frydenberg promises a jobs-focused budget.…

Sun, sand and coronavirus: Australia aims to enforce a Covid-safe summer

Surf lifesavers will minimise contact with beachgoers but authorities worry about repeated scenes of overcrowding As…