Vaccines may be spoiled after power outage

More than a dozen north Queensland medical centres are set to discard vital flu and childhood vaccines after power outages potentially spoiled their stockpiles. The vaccines are well within their use by dates but may be unsafe to administer because of a 24-hour blackout caused...

Tsunami waves hit Norfolk Island

Residents on a remote Australian island were told to seek higher ground earlier today before a tsunami warning was cancelled. A tsunami warning for Norfolk Island issued after several earthquakes rocked New Zealand was cancelled on Friday afternoon. Residents on the tiny Australian island in...

Police make call on search for Caddick

The exhaustive search for missing conwoman Melissa Caddick has been called off and the mystery may never be solved. The search for missing woman Melissa Caddick has been called off in Sydney’s east and police say it is unlikely to ever resume. Wild weather hampered...

Police make call on search for Caddick

The search for missing woman Melissa Caddick has been called off in Sydney’s east and police say it is unlikely to ever resume. Wild weather hampered attempts to find the remains of the woman in water off Dover Heights this week before divers returned to...

Virus warning issued for 130 Qld suburbs

Queensland residents in more than 100 suburbs have been told to watch for symptoms after traces of coronavirus were detected in three wastewater plants. Health authorities have pleaded with Queenslanders to monitor for coronavirus symptoms after the latest wastewater results revealed coronavirus fragments were found...

Restaurateur sexually assaulted staff: cops

A restaurateur has faced court, charged with indecently and sexually assaulting multiple staff who are foreign nationals. A Perth restaurant owner has faced court, charged with indecently and sexually assaulting female employees who are foreign nationals. Police allege Maurizio Di Ciano, the chef and owner...