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Tyler Holmes 13-Nov, 21:18 75 BBC

A tourist has captured a beachside photo bearing a striking resemblance to the outline of Australia. Kelly Matthews took the sunset image...


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Controversial 'Tinder death' interview airs in Australia..

Ella Flores 13-Nov, 18:52 25 BBC

An Australian man acquitted of killing a woman on a Tinder date has been asked if he is "heartless" in a controversial TV interview. New...


Australia Prime Minister 'not welcome' at Mardi Gras parade

Australia Prime Minister 'not welcome' at Mardi Gras parade..

Diego Ross 12-Nov, 08:44 69 BBC

Australia's prime minister has been told he will not be welcome at next year's Mardi Gras parade because of his handling of the gay...


Armistice Day 2016: Red poppies to light up Sydney Opera House

Armistice Day 2016: Red poppies to light up Sydney Opera House..

Cole Becker 11-Nov, 01:18 103 BBC

The sails of the Sydney Opera House will be illuminated with red poppies to commemorate Armistice Day. Known as Remembrance Day in...


Australian police find loaded gun in biker's bottom

Australian police find loaded gun in biker's bottom..

Olivia Rogers 10-Nov, 20:42 81 BBC

An Australian man linked to an outlaw biker gang has been arrested after police found a gun hidden in his bottom. The loaded pistol was...


My father's double life as a British spy

My father's double life as a British spy..

William Jacobson 10-Nov, 13:24 71 BBC

Many sons have difficulty deciphering their father, but few more than Mark Colvin. As a boy in the 1950s and 1960s, Colvin knew his dad as...


Australian man wins fight over bargain engagement ring

Australian man wins fight over bargain engagement ring..

Lily Evans 10-Nov, 02:52 73 BBC

An Australian man has won his fight to keep an engagement ring he bought at a huge A$32,900 (?20,326) discount, due to an online pricing...


Dreamworld Australia: Thunder River Rapids ride to be demolished

Dreamworld Australia: Thunder River Rapids ride to be demolished..

William Jacobson 08-Nov, 17:40 75 BBC

The owners of Australia's Dreamworld theme park have announced they will demolish the water ride where four people were killed last month. ...


Provocative 'tourism ad' stirs mixed feelings in Australia

Provocative 'tourism ad' stirs mixed feelings in Australia..

Anna Torres 08-Nov, 03:34 28 BBC

A provocative Australian advertisement has swept the internet, sparking assumptions that the Northern Territory (NT) has unleashed a...


Hoax broadcasts made to passenger planes in Melbourne

Hoax broadcasts made to passenger planes in Melbourne..

David Brooks 07-Nov, 23:06 38 BBC

Australian police are investigating 15 hoax transmissions made to planes over Melbourne, including one that forced a flight to abort its...


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