Musk says he only meant to call cave diver a ‘creepy old man’ in ‘pedo guy’ tweet

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk says he only meant to insult Thai cave rescue diver Vernon Unsworth’s appearance and demeanour by calling him a “pedo guy” on Twitter.

         September 16, 2019 at 11:42PM

‘Unusual’ snowfall covers Canberra after hot spring day that reached 25 degrees

A significant drop in temperature and drenching of rain overnight saw Canberrans wake up to snow this morning, blanketing the region and delaying highway traffic.

         September 16, 2019 at 11:35PM

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Live: Berejiklian spill motion cancelled as rebel MPs back down

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian will no longer face a spill motion as rebel backbenchers receive confirmation further “concessions” will be made to the bill to decriminalise abortion. Follow our live blog for rolling updates.

         September 16, 2019 at 10:05PM

Cold and dry weather hammer Australia’s largest tea plantation

The manager of Australia’s best-known locally produced tea brand says there is a real shift in the climate on its plantations in Queensland’s far north.

         September 16, 2019 at 11:14PM

‘Tough’ Territorians ready to test the waters

Between salt and freshwater crocodiles, box jellyfish, and the occasional bull shark, the Top End poses risks if you’re planning a quick dip.

         September 16, 2019 at 10:03PM

Spill motion against NSW Premier called off

An attempt to spill the leadership of NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian is called off by three rebel MPs.

         September 16, 2019 at 11:00PM