New data reveals more than 500 sharks have been caught off Queensland as a result of a controversial shark control program.
The future of Australia's largest Islamic school, Malek Fahd, hangs in the balance after a full bench of the Federal Court dismisses an appeal against its $19 million federal education funding cut.
A 34-year-old man has faced court charged with the murder of a 62-year-old man at Bairnsdale, in Victoria's east.
The Australian Workers Union's legal fight to end an investigation into donations it made to an activist group is delayed by a judge until federal police complete their own inquiry into how the media was alerted to raids on the union's offices.
The former senator keeps a key role in the management of his party, despite not being a member of federal or state parliament.
Premier Will Hodgman unveils his new Cabinet, in which he has given the job of fixing Hobart's housing crisis to the northern MP Roger Jaensch.