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After making headlines across Australia for its rainbow-covered streets, vandals have spray-painted homophobic messages across the NSW south coast town of Cobargo.
Mitchell Pearce asks for, and receives, an exit from the Sydney Roosters while Manly releases Blake Green from the final year of his contract. Coincidence, or deal impending?
Mango, macadamia, and avocado crops are mapped to help with disease outbreaks and natural disaster responses.
Jacinta Dennison had almost given up on her aged care career until she was recruited and set back on its path via an Australian Army program.
Liberal candidate and retired Army major general Jim Molan is set to take former Nationals deputy leader Fiona Nash's Senate seat after the High Court found Hollie Hughes ineligible to fill the spot and ordered a special recount.
Little terns migrate from Asia every year, but this time around they have picked a rather inconvenient new home on top of a mound of dredged sand set aside for a beach replenishment project on the NSW mid-north coast.