The annual swim takes place on the winter solstice, which marks the shortest day of the year in the southern hemisphere.
22 Jun 2019 2:48 PM
It is unclear, given the specifics of this relationship, whether the case could set a precedent for future judgements.
19 Jun 2019 3:34 PM
The country's second most populous region made voluntary euthanasia legal under closely specified circumstances, a first for the country.
19 Jun 2019 2:24 PM
Announcing the sentence, Judge Stephen O'Driscoll said that when Arps was asked for his opinion on the video, he described it as ‘awesome’.
18 Jun 2019 6:04 PM
Theo Hayez was last seen on May 31 at a hotel in Byron Bay.
17 Jun 2019 1:12 PM
Australian citizen Brenton Tarrant appeared before Christchurch High Court via an audiovisual link, reported CNN.
14 Jun 2019 8:58 AM
The project's approval comes when investors and energy companies are moving away from fossil fuels amid concern about climate.
13 Jun 2019 2:17 PM
Tarrant faces 50 counts of murder for the attack and when he appears in Christchurch HC on Friday will be charged under terrorist act.
13 Jun 2019 12:46 PM
In the wake of bomb threats, Auckland Transport had advised motorists to stay away from the area as it has been cordoned off.
05 Jun 2019 4:21 PM
Witnesses recalled harrowing scenes as a man moved from room to room opening fire at a motel.
05 Jun 2019 1:15 PM
New South Wales, home to about a third of Australia’s 25 million people and its biggest city Sydney, last imposed restrictions in 2009.
28 May 2019 3:07 PM
Marcus Martin, 24, pleaded guilty to three counts of rape and one count of deprivation of liberty in October last year.
28 May 2019 2:57 PM
The inquiry's report said the unnamed man 'appeared to be part of a multi-year pattern of predatory behaviour'.
22 May 2019 11:47 AM
Tuesday’s charge under terrorism suppression legislation was filed against Brenton Tarrant, police said.
21 May 2019 11:43 AM
Though it is unclear whether the Scott Morrison-led coalition can govern with an outright majority.
19 May 2019 8:57 AM
Between 16 and 17 million people are expected to vote across the vast island-continent, with the opp centre-left Labor party tipped to win.
18 May 2019 9:13 AM
Jacinda Ardern announced bans on military styled semi-automatic weapons, high capacity magazines and rifles.
15 May 2019 9:52 AM
The royal commission -- the most powerful judicial probe available under NZ law will examine events leading up to the March 15 attack.
13 May 2019 8:40 AM
The Reserve Bank of Australia said the spelling error will be corrected at the next print run later this year.
09 May 2019 3:12 PM
Australia's election became a little more raucous when a protestor tried -- but failed -- to crack an egg on PM Scott Morrison's head.
07 May 2019 9:48 AM