Terminally ill Queenslanders will be able to end their lives at a time of their choosing from early next year after the state parliament voted to legalise voluntary assisted dying.
The NSW government has prepared a "draft" reopening roadmap for when the state reaches 80 per cent double-dose vaccination in its eligible population, the deputy premier says.
Australia's first nuclear-powered submarines could be in the water before 2040 under a historic partnership with the United States and United Kingdom.
Cricket Australia will shift the opening fortnight of the Women's Big Bash to Tasmania as it continues to tinker with the summer's schedule amid COVID-19 outbreaks.
Leaders from western and southwest Sydney have welcomed the NSW government's decision to end curfews in COVID-19 hotspot areas.
A regional Victorian city is going into a seven-day lockdown, as the chief health officer warns the state's latest COVID-19 outbreak is yet to reach its peak.
A prisoner who allegedly escaped from a NSW jail in 1992 has turned himself in after almost 30 years on the run.
Apple has unveiled the iPhone 13 and a new iPad mini, expanding 5G connectivity and showing off faster chips and sharper cameras.
Apple Inc has issued an emergency software patch in its Messages app to block a no-click spyware that could infect iPhones and iPads.
Vaccination against COVID-19 is beginning to dampen down transmission of the virus in NSW, health authorities believe.