The target controversially omits new short-term goals and cuts to fossil fuel industries.
The government and telecoms giant Telstra purchase Digicel Pacific in a joint venture.
World number one Ashleigh Barty ends her season and will not defend her WTA Finals title next month because of the quarantine rules she would face on her return to Australia.
Australia is the only rich nation still wedded to coal, despite urgent calls to stop its use.
Three fathers walking for a suicide prevention charity receive another A-list celebrity donation.
Unrestricted travel between the two highly-vaccinated nations could begin next month for some.
Australia's second largest city has seen over 260 days under restrictions in the pandemic so far.
Countries are asking the UN to play down the need to move rapidly away from fossil fuels.
The famed service is helping solve the immense challenge of vaccinating remote Australia.
Police officers chased the suspect through the streets in Queensland, Australia.
Daughter of 1930s Stonehenge sole custodian shares memories of growing up among the stones.
As the 107-day lockdown lifts, fully vaccinated Sydneysiders head out to enjoy their new freedoms.
A ''croc'' leaps from the water to take down a drone in Darwin, Australia.
Jack, Wesley and Darcy, who are all 14 and 15, set up CovidBaseAU to track data in Australia.
A woman and child were injured, but Australian police say it's "incredibly lucky" others weren't hurt.
One resident thought the 5.9 magnitude quake was just his neighbours doing an intense workout.
Australia has taken a central role in the Aukus defence pact - there are major benefits and risks too.
Demonstrators have been marching against lockdowns and mandatory vaccines in Australia's second largest city.
Cities like Sydney are already experiencing extremely hot days because of climate change.
More than 100 humpback whales have been filmed feeding off Australia's New South Wales coast.
An Australian member of a UN committee about discrimination against women describes the Prime Minister's reference to a threat of violence against female protesters as "saddening".
News Corp says it has reached a multi-year agreement with Facebook that covers its major Australian mastheads, including The Australian, Daily Telegraph and Herald Sun, as well as regional publications.
Australian health advisors and the government remain committed to the rollout of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, despite safety concerns overseas and on the backbench.
Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has described Scott Morrison as a “C-grade Boris Johnson” and warned world leaders at the COP26 conference will see through his plan to achieve net zero emissions by 2050.
Scott Morrison has used a late-night interview to pitch his newly-released climate plan, rejecting concerns the government has broken a promise not to increase climate targets.
Energy Minister Angus Taylor appeared unable to name a single new emissions reduction policy contained in the Morrison government’s climate change “plan” during an interview on Tuesday night.
Five officers have been cleared of wrongdoing by the independent police watchdog over their arrest of an Aboriginal teenager in western Sydney, during which the boy’s cheek was “torn apart”.
After two years out of women’s football, former Matildas boss Alen Stajcic is back in the game, having been announced as the new head coach for the Philippines women’s national team.
A group of police officers and health workers fighting their employers’ vaccine mandates have been granted a temporary lifeline by the Supreme Court.
The ABC has been forced to defend its decision to pay legal costs for journalist Louise Milligan in a defamation case brought by backbencher Andrew Laming.
Steve Smith has thrown his support behind struggling openers Aaron Finch and David Warner after the duo’s woes at the crease continued in Australia’s T20 World Cup opener against South Africa.
Young people living in certain parts of Melbourne are of particular concern to Victorian health officials who warn the “pandemic of the unvaccinated” is ongoing.
Gladys Berejiklian’s chief of staff stepped away from a Friday night dinner in July 2018 to take a phone call from her boss.