A wild animal has been discovered decapitated and bound in a country town, with no trace of how it got there.
A three-year-old girl and her grandmother have been hospitalised after being mauled by dogs in a “horrifying” attack.
Officials have revealed when they first learnt about the arrival of a highly infectious disease from “informal sources”.
A radical vegan activist known for covering herself in blood has shared the big life change that led her to start an OnlyFans account.
A rare parrot continues to fight its way back from the brink of extinction in New Zealand.
Residents of a regional town have been left stunned by a trail of destruction discovered on the shores of a well-known local hotspot.
Images have emerged of the heartwarming moment a jockey who was on life support after a race fall reunites with her favourite animal.
Australians are experiencing deja vu as shelves across the nation are laid out bare for one popular supermarket item.
An Australian state is taking emergency action to combat the threat of a virus whose presence near the country’s borders has unnerved officials.
A 12-year-old girl and her pet pooch were injured after two dogs attacked them outside a school.
A two-metre boa constrictor has landed a Victorian man a four-figure fine after he was caught in possession of the creature without a licence.
Plans for a state-of the-art koala research centre have been scrapped, with the taxpayer funds instead going to a new rollercoaster.
The hardware giant is under pressure to strip a popular product from its shelves as a potential legal battle heats up.
Almost $3 million of taxpayer money for a koala research centre has been 'repurposed' to build a rollercoaster at a Queensland theme park.
The CSIRO has released a troubling report 10 years in the making on the health, security and economic threats facing Australia.
Hundreds of police officers and DFES staff would be hauled out of their usual roles and assigned to contact tracing of livestock in the event of a foot-and-mouth disease outbreak in WA.
Australia’s top vet has offered a prediction on the “danger period” of a deadly virus that could devastate the agriculture industry.
Whale sharks have displaced the Kodiak bear as the world's biggest omnivore after Aussie researchers discovered they like a bit of salad with their krill.
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has called on China to reverse its sanctions against Australia, saying there was ‘no justification’.
It’s the simple household item that might seem like a harmless dog treat, but a vet nurse has issued an urgent warning to pet owners that it could be deadly.
The Australian livestock industry is staring down the barrel of taking an $80bn hit should a highly infectious disease ravage the country. Here’s what you should know about the virus.
Infamous vegan activist Tash Paterson and her cameraman were confronted by a horse-carriage driver in Melbourne.
Authorities have revealed whether a dead humpback is beloved white whale Migaloo after its corpse washed ashore.
A whale that washed up dead on a beach in Victoria's east is a sub-adult female and not famous albino humpback Migaloo.
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