The possibility of a new pandemic has been raised after a disturbing discovery on the remote Antarctica continent.
Sydney residents have been warned a deadly spider could be burrowing in their homes and backyards, as numbers spike in the humid weather.
The woman is believed to have been attacked by a tiger shark while swimming off the beach.
A family dog that fatally attacked a five-week-old baby boy had attacked the neighbour’s dog just weeks earlier, an inquest into his death has heard.
A 2.3-metre crocodile has been removed from a recreation area near Cairns as part of an ongoing program to remove animals bigger than two metres.
The world's largest purpose-built platypus conservation centre has opened at Taronga Western Plains Zoo, providing a refuge for up to 65 wild animals.
A young girl has been flown to hospital after she was bitten by a snake at home in the North Burnett Region.
The friend of an aged care worker who survived a violent dog attack at one of her clients homes has shared a major update on her condition.
A spike in Ross River virus has been detected in one state, leaving authorities concerned infection rates will increase in the coming months.
It’s the last thing US authorities thought they’d be dealing with but when a concerned woman called about seeing a kangaroo by her pool, police jumped into action.
A New Zealand sea lion has given birth after a 60-kilometre odyssey up New Zealand's Clutha River.
A woman has suffered serious injuries to her chest and limbs after a staffy dog attacked her at home.
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NSW Ambulance has apologised after a staff member leaked a graphic image of a shark attack victim’s severe injuries.
A woman who was mauled by a shark steps away from her home has broken her silence.
Peter Dutton is siding with salmon farmers to prevent restrictions aimed at saving Maugean Skate, a unique endangered fish only found in Tasmania.
A beloved sea creature was found disfigured on the banks of the popular tourist spot, raising concerns about an emerging trend.
A spate of jellyfish stings in the pristine island waters of a world-heritage paradise have prompted a warning.
There are fears the invasive species is spreading into one state after a gardener was stung, suffering ‘blistering pain’.
A woman detailed her frightening brush with death after rolling onto one of Australia’s deadliest animals in the middle of the night.
Wildlife authorities have issued a major update after a dingo attacked two children and a man in three separate incidents on a heritage-listed island.
The man had only just parked his vehicle when the dingo clambered over and sunk its teeth into his leg.
The nine-year-old boy was flown to hospital in a critical condition after the attack while swimming in Kakadu National Park.
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has announced an unusual, yet significant, gift to Denmark’s new king and queen.
The young woman was sleeping in bed when she was bitten by one of the most venomous snakes in the world.
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