In December 1968, a collision between a train and a school bus rocked the New South Wales town of Kempsey. Now half a century later the shock of that fateful day can still be felt.
Search and rescue police say the plane's sole occupant, the pilot, could not have survived the crash. The wreckage has been located in Tasmania's remote south-west.
The trio were injured when a large steel cabling conduit weighing 80 kilograms a metre fell on them from above on the site of the $1 billion Surfers Paradise development.
A 21-year-old Sunshine Coast surf coach with a "heart of gold" who was left in a critical condition with a severe brain injury after a scooter crash in Bali dies in Brisbane.
The wife of a NSW policeman killed in an avalanche in New Zealand remembers her "Captain Awesome", as the department mourns a second officer killed in New Zealand's south island this year.
An inquest examining a fatal skydiving accident in far north Queensland of three people — including a mother of eight — is shown GoPro vision that captured the faces of the victims before a mid-air collision that saw them fall to their deaths.
A couple who were knocked unconscious by debris when an out-of-control train was forcibly derailed in Tasmania say the state rail operator offered them "blocks of chocolate", flowers, pizza and other items following the incident in September.
Police said it took 11 hours for a truck accident south of Brisbane to be reported but a woman who lives nearby said she saw the wreckage and called triple zero hours earlier and will be making an official complaint.
The man suffered burns while working on a generating unit at the Yallourn Power Station in Victoria's east.
A 31-vehicle pile-up on an expressway kills 14 people and injures 34 others in China's north-west Gansu province.