The family of a baby boy who died in an oxygen mix-up at a western Sydney hospital has hit out at NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner.
Chief Minister Adam Giles has cast his NT election vote in the seat of Braitling ahead of polling booths closing on Saturday afternoon.
Two NSW men will be extradited to Queensland to face murder charges in relation to the fatal stabbing of a man west of Bundaberg.
Two children who were the subject of an amber alert have been recovered unharmed but the man who allegedly took them is facing several charges.
PM Malcolm Turnbull has urged the opposition to meet him in the 'sensible' centre on key legislation when Federal Parliament resumes on Monday.
Aviator Lachlan Smart says he would have been scraped off the side of an Indonesian mountain had he obeyed local traffic controllers.
A series of rallies against offshore detention centres are due to take place across Australia.

Missing Qld baby found

A 10-month old girl has been found safe and well after Queensland police issued an amber alert.
A new poll shows support for the NSW government and opposition is now split 50-50, with Premier Mike Baird's personal support also dealt a blow.
As Territorians vote, the deputy chief mister says he hopes the work the government has done, rather than personality politics, will count at the ballot box.
A report into a fatal oxygen mix-up at a western Sydney hospital has been released.

Shark warning for Perth beaches

Authorities have issued a shark warning for beaches in Perth's northern suburbs after a great white shark was sighted.
ASIC commissioner Greg Tanzer has welcomed a Federal Court ruling that failed Queensland company Storm Financial breached corporate law.
A Sydney man has been charged with 41 child sex offences that allegedly took place in the 1980 and 1990s.

Four killed in one day on Vic roads

Four people have died in four separate crashes on Victoria's roads, taking the state's annual road toll to 203.

Editor's Choice

Our pick of the best content from SBS News & Current Affairs and our content partners.

With less than 24 hours until polls open in the Northern Territory election, candidates make their last pitch to voters.
It's been more than a decade since Australian designer Aheda Zanetti laid the finishing touches on her full-body swimsuit that is now subject to a controversial...
Planned tribute concerts marking 40 years since the death of divisive figure Chairman Mao have have sparked protests.
A US newspaper says it may have inadvertently stumbled upon the closely guarded blend of spices and herbs that coat the global restaurant chain's signature fried...
A 6.2-magnitude hit central Italy on Wednesday, leaving more than 150 dead and reducing towns across the region to rubble.
Why Screen Australia’s report is so important.