Australia will hold a national vote within three years on whether to include recognition of indigenous people in its constitution, the government said on Wednesday, an issue that has spurred decades of often heated debate.
Of eight nations where OpenSignal — a British wireless mapping company — conducted real-world testing during April to the end of June, Australia is the only nation where 4G speeds were better than the much-hyped speeds of 5G.
Counter-terrorism police in Australia have arrested three men in Sydney allegedly tied to the Daesh terrorist group, thwarting a plot to stage attacks on public buildings and embassies, authorities say.
Indonesian seaweed farmers were set to seek more than A$200 million ($137 million) from Thailand’s PTT Exploration and Production in a trial started on Monday, to cover damage they say they suffered after Australia’s worst oil spill.
Evonne Goolagong Cawley led the way as Australia hailed its new Grand Slam tennis champion Ash Barty on Sunday after the proudly indigenous 23-year-old ended the country’s 46-year wait for a French Open women’s singles champion.
Police in Australia have raided the headquarters of the Australian Broadcasting Corp. (ABC) over a report that used leaked information to reveal the killing of civilians in Afghanistan by Australian forces.