All cruise ships anchored in Queensland waters will leave by Wednesday as the state continues to crack down on movements to limit the spread of COVID-19.
In Vanuatu, homes have been destroyed and livelihoods ruined by Tropical Cyclone Harold, which passed through the country's northern islands as a category-five system bringing devastation.
Another elderly Tasmanian passenger from the ill-fated Ruby Princess has died, with all three of the state's coronavirus deaths tied to the cruise ship.
Social distancing rules will be a "way of life" until a coronavirus vaccine is found even though the number of new COVID-19 cases continues to stabilise in NSW.
A Labor-chaired committee is set to put the federal government's coronavirus response under the microscope.
Small businesses shut down because of the coronavirus will soon have their rent reduced in line with falls in their revenue.
Australians breaking out of isolation over Easter could completely undo the hard work done so far to tamp down the spread of the coronavirus.
A young Queensland ranger fatally mauled by a shark in front of his work mates was thrilled to have landed his dream job, his school community says.
Grave fears are held for a young woman who vanished at a notorious Queensland swimming spot know as the Devil's Pool.
The death toll from the coronavirus in the United States has passed the 10,000 marker, according to a tally from Johns Hopkins University.