Residents and business patrons were evacuated from a wharf in Sydney's eastern suburbs after two yachts caught fire in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Anne Davies What price the habitat of the endangered Blue Mountains skink, the giant dragonfly, rare swamp plants and an increase in salinity in rivers that feed Sydney's water drinking supply?
Anne Davies An environmental consultant says he was sacked by a coal company after he warned that longwall mining was harming endangered swamps near Lithgow.
Bevan Shields Prime Minister Tony Abbott's office knew Foreign Minister Julie Bishop had misled Parliament about Sydney siege gunman Man Haron Monis three days before the government eventually owned up to the mistake.
Richie Porte Everyone in the Tour de France peloton is at risk of losing time from bad positioning, crashing or having a mechanical in the always nervous and frenetic first week.
Emma Partridge High-risk offenders who have been released back into the community are being monitored constantly by various agencies.
Chris Barrett As the Australians awaited news about the state of Ryan Harris's knee their batsmen endured a challenging afternoon against Essex.
Michael Chammas Bernard Tomic has reignited his simmering war with Tennis Australia after unleashing a brutally scathing attack on tennis legend Pat Rafter and TA chief executive Craig Tiley.
Michael Chammas Nick Kyrgios received a code violation for slamming his racquet, which flew into the crowd, but it didn't stop him from continuing his love-affair with the grass courts of Wimbledon.
Peter Munro The king is everywhere. On street posters and water bottles and archways lit up like Christmas trees across Tonga. Bright balloons, flags and bunting line homes from the airport to the capital of Nuku'alofa. King Tupou VI's face – looking a little bored and bemused by the fuss – is on every crisp banknote.
Gaurav Dutt bought undeveloped land on Melbourne Road, Riverstone, months ago in the hope of someday building his ...
More than 400 students put pen to paper to create a thought-provoking 300-word short story for The Footpath ...
Artist Danielle Rawnsley-Galistan is opening the doors to her new art studio to disadvantaged young people.