An Indian man in custody since March accused of smuggling a group of fake journalists into Australia has had all charges dropped and is being released, but still faces deportation.
Sally Pearson is eyeing one more shot at an Olympics in Tokyo, after injuries ruled her out of the Rio Games and the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
Sally Pearson is eyeing another shot at an Olympics in Tokyo, after injuries ruled her out of the Rio Games and the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
Gold Coast Commonwealth Games chairman Peter Beattie says a survey of Games attendees showed overwhelming support for the event, and "we did much better than some people thought".
About 250 people who came to Australia for the Commonwealth Games are still in the country, even though their visas have expired, and almost 200 have already applied for protection visas.
Western Sydney should host the 2026 Commonwealth Games because it will fast-track critical transport infrastructure and affordable housing in the region, New South Wales Opposition Leader Luke Foley says.
The Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra is beginning a process to re-invent itself after years of criticism about athlete performances on the international stage.
Scottish athlete Callum Hawkins says he is not angry about the slow response from organisers after he collapsed during the Commonwealth Games marathon, a distressing event he barely remembers.
Channel Seven was given a detailed briefing ahead of the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony despite the broadcaster later saying it was shocked that athletes were not shown walking into the stadium.