Shimooka, a former world number 19, saw tributes flood in from fellow surfing greats like Slater and Tom Carroll, and friends like Bondi Rescue lifeguard Rod 'Kerrbox' Kerr, in the wake of his death.
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Rita Camilleri's decapitated head was found on the footpath, while her body was found on the kitchen floor as were her eyeballs, tongue and tip of her nose, the court heard.
Rights group Amnesty has accused Facebook and Google of increasingly blocking criticism and dissent.
A teenage boy suspected of murdering his mother and seriously injuring two other family members had been a ticking time bomb.
A kitted-up four-wheel-drive was swamped by heavy waves with the driver still inside after getting bogged near the water's edge on a popular tourist beach in New South Wales.
Dr Atlas clashed with other scientists after questioning the need for masks and other measures.
They have cleared of mines nearly 10 km of roads
The New South Wales government has taken to Facebook to poke fun at two best mates who married each other to flout the state's Covid-19 restrictions.
The Queensland border could still be slammed shut at a moment's notice, a top police chief has warned.
The mystery of missing Sydney millionaire Melissa Caddick has deepened as police reveal they're yet to find any footage showing her going for her morning jog the day she vanished.
Previously, only South Australians could get the vouchers - but the second stage is being opened up to all interstate tourists.
Few Australians knew who Lijian Zhao was until the Chinese propagandist tweeted a shocking, doctored picture of a digger holding a knife to an Afghan child's neck.
The Morrison government has forked out $128million for the scheme, which will be handed out one-off grants of between $1,500 to $100,000.
President Donald Trump's campaign lawyer Joe diGenova (left) said Monday that fired cybersecurity chief Chris Krebs (right) should be 'taken out at dawn and shot'.
China Bloom bought a 99-year lease to a portion of Keswick Island, 34km north-east Mackay in central east Queensland, in 2019.
A stubborn Queensland pooch who went viral for playing dead on a walk with her ever-patient owner had attempted the trick years earlier new footage shows.
More than 26,000 refugees have come back home since November 14, the ministry stated
New Zealand has joined Australia in denouncing a tweet posted by a Chinese official that shows a fake image of a grinning Australian soldier holding a bloodied knife to a child’s throat
Mayor of Lexington, Linda Gorton, is proposing to use funds from an emergency rental assistance program and instead give council members diversity training at a cost of $120,000.
The former Parramatta Eels NRL star was grilled on his third day in the witness stand during his rape trial at Newcastle District Court on Tuesday.
Pablo Matera has been stripped of the captaincy of the Argentina national rugby team and suspended along with two teammates over historic social media posts which have been deemed “racist and xenophobic.”
Flynn (at right in both pictures) was granted immunity Wednesday from any future charge of perjury, contempt, or anything else stemming from the Mueller investigation.
NSW residents had double cause to celebrate on Tuesday with summer officially arriving Down Under and long-held water restrictions being axed.
Anthony Fauci, head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told Mark Zuckerberg on Monday that people should be able to get vaccinated by April in their local pharmacy.
"One wouldn't have wanted to be without the other," the couple's daughter said.
Problems with transmitting telemetry data occurred during the preparations for the launch
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Some establishment Republicans are sounding alarms that President Donald Trump’s conspiratorial denials of his own defeat could threaten the party’s ability to win a Senate majority and counter President-elect Joe Biden’s administration
An inquest into the incident heard Shire Ali spoke to his wife Beyza Eren for 60 seconds from Bourke Street just before the attack that sent shock waves throughout Melbourne.
Yun-Seob Shin, 37, was found dead with his car bogged on a four-wheel drive track in Finke Gorge National Park, 140km west of Alice Springs in the Northern Territory.
Seasons Summer Opener was held at Perth's WACA stadium from 3pm to 11pm on Saturday, with attendees able to dance, drink and enjoy carnival rides.
Little Harper Davey developed a close bond with several of the officers at the Coolangatta border check point over the course of the pandemic.
Diego Maradona recorded a heartbreaking message about his 'angel' youngest son hours before his death, it has emerged.
Under current rules, a partner of an Australian who applies for their visa offshore must not be in Australia when the visa is approved.