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Meet Australia’s first female search-and-rescue pilot

premium_icon Meet Australia’s first female search-and-rescue pilot

She says the work environment is far from testosterone-fuelled

Man drives 5km the wrong way down the Bruce Hwy

Man drives 5km the wrong way down the Bruce Hwy

He pleaded guilty to driving without due care and attention.

Mass brawl ends in shooting

A man has been shot in the neck following a mass brawl.

Man ‘shot in neck’ after mass brawl involving 15 men

Man ‘shot in neck’ after mass brawl involving 15 men

A man has been shot in the neck following a mass brawl.

Man shot, another hit by axe during fight

Man shot, another hit by axe during fight

A MAN has been shot in the torso, while a second man was hit with an axe.

Gas tank explosion burns two men, one in critical condition

Gas tank explosion burns two men, one in critical condition

One of the men is in a critical condition

Govt signals further crackdown on immigration

Govt signals further crackdown on immigration

Reports of new visa classifications and citizenship test.

Abbott defends 'right' to criticise sitting PM

Abbott defends 'right' to criticise sitting PM

Former prime minister rejects calls to keep quiet or quit.

Dad fights off 'armed gang' while looking after daughter

Dad fights off 'armed gang' while looking after daughter

The dad says he was grabbed by the throat and punched in the mouth

One dead, two rescued after being washed off rocks

One dead, two rescued after being washed off rocks

The three were washed off rocks at a popular rock fishing spot.

Shock footage of woman "tasered" while wielding knife

Shock footage of woman "tasered" while wielding knife

Officers can be seen approaching the woman, two with tasers drawn

Australian dies as he descends from Everest Base Camp

Australian dies as he descends from Everest Base Camp

The base camp is walked by thousands of trekkers every year.

Three-year-old girl crushed to death by Anzac memorial

Three-year-old girl crushed to death by Anzac memorial

A THREE-year-old has died after being crushed by an Anzac monument

Girl, 8, and mother in hospital after Halloween incident

Girl, 8, and mother in hospital after Halloween incident

AN eight-year-old girl and her mother have been left in hospital