A Queensland man will remain behind bars in NSW for at least another day before potentially being extradited to the Sunshine State over his parents' murder.
Queensland's chief health officer has warned the coronavirus may never be eradicated, as health officials work to avoid a possible outbreak at an aged care home.
Logging has been linked to hotter and more intense bushfires, with older forests faring better in the intense blazes that have ravaged parts of Australia.
More than 1.34 million people have applied to withdraw a total of $10 billion in superannuation funds under an early access scheme put in place for those who lost their job during the coronavirus crisis.
NBA great Michael Jordan's autographed match-worn sneakers from his rookie season in 1985 have fetched a record $US560,000 ($A873,000) in an online auction.
Health treatments and diagnosis from the comfort of home are becoming more prevalent in Australia and although at-home treatment is leading to fewer hospital readmissions and deaths, initial diagnoses made online can be risky, new studies have found.
Victorian restaurants, cafes and pubs will be allowed to open their doors to patrons again from the start of June under an easing of coronavirus restrictions in the state.
Few new coronavirus cases were recorded across the country as Australians got used to their the new-found freedom following the easing of restrictions.
A Macleay Island man has been charged with murder following the death of a man who was seriously assaulted on Lamb Island off Brisbane.
A woman has died less than three days after she was thrown from a quad bike in north Queensland.