Fresh surveys of the Great Barrier Reef six months on from a mass coral bleaching have found large-scale damage north of Cairns, where a growing coral death rate due to heat stress is being exacerbated by disease and predators, scientists say.
Ava Benny-Morrison, Rachel Olding and Nick Ralston Six months after standover man Walid Wally Ahmad was gunned in a brazen and very public execution, the man suspected of pulling the trigger has suffered a similar fate.
Heath Aston The Liberal councillor and same-sex marriage advocate made the startlingly frank admission during a heated debate.
Peter Hannam NSW dominates the list of locations with the most shark bites in Australia.
Peter Martin, Stephanie Peatling Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has the report he commissioned to determine "which heads will roll and when" as a result of the collapse of the census website on census night.
Peter Martin The Coalition backbencher who chaired the stalled inquiry into home ownership has appealed to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to restart it
Emily Baker New South Wales Police are investigating a crash between a car and motorbike that killed a man at Gundagai on Tuesday afternoon.
James Robertson The clerk of the NSW parliament has been asked to investigate claims health department employees were required to get approval from senior bureaucrats before making submissions to an inquiry into underdosing of chemotherapy patients at Sydney hospitals.
Andrew Taylor An exhibition of paintings by executed heroin smuggler Myuran Sukumaran raises difficult questions about drug culture and destructive behaviour in western Sydney.
Sean Nicholls MPs will argue against the draft recommendation of a parliamentary committee.
Water NSW are conducting a 40 hectare hazard reduction burn.