The longest non-stop passenger flight touched down in Australia Sunday morning after more than 19 hours in the air, a milestone journey from New York that Qantas hopes to parlay into commercial success.
Australia’s Qantas on Sunday completed the first nonstop commercial flight from New York to Sydney, which was used to run a series of tests to assess the effects of ultra-long-haul flights on crew fatigue and passenger jetlag.
New South Wales police hailed one of the “easiest” drug busts in history after a driver allegedly crashed a van carrying $200 million worth of the drug ice into parked cop cars outside a station in Sydney’s northwest in Australia.
Microsoft opened a new multimillion-dollar technology center in Sydney, Australia, backed by strategic partnerships with DXC Technology — a B2B multinational corporation — and the New South Wales (NSW) government.
Sydney Culture Network (SCN) is joining thousands of museums across six continents in May to celebrate International Museum Day, exploring the connections that tie museums to their communities, cultural landscapes and natural environments.
Dangerous heat is roasting parts of Australia with temperatures that haven't been seen in decades. The temperature in Sydney hit an almost 80-year high of 47.3°C, on Sunday — a sharp contrast to the bitter cold that has gripped much of the US.
Iran has hosted the qualifiers for the 2017 World Polo Championship in Sydney, Australia. As our correspondent Yusef Jalali reports, the event is an opportunity for Iranian polo authorities to revive the ancient spot in the country, presstv.com wrote.
Australia’s first rescued-food supermarket has opened in Sydney, providing donated or surplus produce to customers on a pay-what-they-can basis, in an effort to reduce the estimated $8 billion to $10billion of food discarded each year.