Australia Australian tourist killed in horror rafting accident is revealed as respected child abuse detective

Respected policeman Joshua Paroci, 31, was killed on Saturday after a raft carrying a group of six Australians flipped on rapids at Skippers Canyon, north of Queenstown. More

Australia Backlash from South Australian families $3MILLION Pooraka mosque is built despite years of protests

Construction of a $3million mosque in Aelaide's north is set to begin despite years of opposition from local residents who have staged years of protest in an effort to block the site's development. More

Australia Australian bank note printers on strike for first time in 105 YEARS after dispute over pay 

Note Print Australia workers will go on a 24-hour strike for the first time since the company began over a century ago. The high demand of new currency and overseas print has overworked staff. More

Australia Australian tourist dies while white-water rafting in New Zealand 

An Australian tourist has died while white-water rafting on the Shotover River near Queenstown. Five surviving Aussie tourists were taken to Lake District Hospital. More

Australia Professing love, claiming to care for a child - cunning tricks scammers use to target Australians

Australians are being targeted by men and women on dating websites by professing their love, pretending to have a child and begging for money, an ACCC report revealed.   More

Australia Outrage over the rudest Australian birthday invite ever 

After receiving the invite to a child's party hosted by her partner's cousin, the Melbourne mother shared an image on Facebook explaining she didn't know how to feel about the terms. More

Australia Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding draws in 5.5million Australian viewers

The flame-haired royal's emotional ceremony with the former Suits actress in front of 600 guests was aired by Seven, Nine, ABC and SBS on Saturday night. More

Australia Missing Australian cruise ship passenger 'jumped intentionally'

An Australian man, 80, allegedly intentionally jumped from the Sun Princess cruise ship on Saturday after the boat left Indonesia. More

Australia The top five best-selling bronzers Australian women swear by

Here, FEMAIL looks at the top five bronzers at Mecca Australia and why they've captured the hearts of women across the country - and they start at just $44. More

Australia Royal wedding: The top first dance songs for Australian weddings

Here, FEMAIL looks at the top Australian first dance songs and wedding soundtracks for 2018 gathered by Spotify to celebrate the newlyweds and offer some inspiration for the months ahead. More

Australia Royal Wedding: Guests celebrate at Australian British Chamber of Commerce

High-class punters gathered to celebrate the royal wedding at the Australian British Chamber of Commerce in Sydney, Saturday, where they celebrated the highly anticipated event in style. More

Australia 'Catch me if you can' conman, 68, jailed for posing as a pilot to rip off unsuspecting Australians

Barry John Faulkner, 68, is back in jail after scamming more Queenslanders while acting as a pilot. The notorious conman will spend six months behind bars for multiple counts of fraud. More

Australia How Australians are celebrating the royal wedding revealed

Royal wedding fanfare is reaching a fever pitch as the clock winds down on the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. And Australians are pulling out all stops in celebrating the momentous... More

Australia Australians have criticised the royal wedding gifts from Malcolm Turnbull

Australians have called the royal wedding gifts from Malcolm Turnbull as 'hokey' and 'embarrassing' as the Prince and Princess of Sussex are handed two hats. More

Australia Australians will celebrate the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in style

Australians will be partying hard as they celebrate the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday night. So where can you watch the big event? More

Australia Scam artist posing as investor is conning Australians out of ‘large amounts of money’

Victoria Police are warning of a phone scammer that's targeting everyday Australians by posing as a savvy investment company and encouraging them to transfer funds into a specific account. More

Australia Sailor who disrespected Australian flag before ANZAC day chosen for taxpayer funded footy trip 

Micqaella O'Shane posted a shocking rant to Facebook last year claiming she would 'spit on the Australian flag and burn it' - despite having served with the HMAS Cairns. More

Australia The Australian hunk too hot to play rugby: Inside the life of footy player who's a model and actor

Charlie Taylor, 22, has represented Australia at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast earlier this year in the Rugby Sevens side. Now he's announced that he'll be hanging up the boots. More

Australia Australian boxing champion Troy Waters dies aged 53 from leukaemia

Australian boxing champion Troy Waters has died aged 53 after losing his long battle with leukaemia. He was best know for his fight with 'Terrible' Terry Norris in 1993. More

Australia Inside the luxury life of the world’s biggest gambler known as ‘The Australian Joker’

Zeljko Ranogajec (left) is the biggest gambler on earth, living a life of luxury in the world's most expensive apartment block (top right), and renting a Sydney mansion to Kyle Sandilands (bottom... More