All of the New Zealand ‘border hoppers’ had valid reasons for entering WA and will be permitted to stay after completing two weeks of hotel quarantine, Police Commissioner Chris Dawson revealed today.
Josh Zimmerman, Charlotte Elton & Sarah Ison
Speaking after the arrival of 23 unannounced New Zealand travellers in Perth today, the premier said New Zealanders coming to Australia would limit the number of Australians who could return home.
Michael Traill and Josh Zimmerman
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is headed for a landslide win and a second term in office in New Zealand’s general election.
Jacinda Ardern has admitted previously smoking cannabis in a heated ‘pub quiz-style’ debate with Judith Collins, her rival for the New Zealand prime ministership.
Mass-murderer Brenton Tarrant could be jailed in Australia, with the Federal Government open to flying over the man responsible for the Christchurch massacre so he can serve his time behind bars here.
Winston Peters says New Zealanders should not be burdened with the astronomical prison costs to keep convicted terrorist Brenton Tarrant safe after he slaughtered 51 innocents worshippers.
Brenton Tarrant, the Christchurch mosque terrorist, has been sentenced to life in jail without the possibility of parole over the slaughter of 51 innocent worshippers.
Update: New Zealand is mourning the first death of an on-duty officer since 2009 as police continue a major search for the offender.
Chinese officials have also flagged a possible compensation claim against the Australian government over the “surprise” decision to impose travel bans on students.
Lanai Scarr and Sarah Ison
The South Pacific island nation of Samoa has lifted a six week-state of emergency after the infection rate from a measles outbreak that swept the country started to come under control.
The force of nature was on full display on Ningaloo Reef this week when a pod of killer whales had themselves a humpback whale calf for lunch.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has admitted to paying another mother’s grocery bill after the stranger forgot her wallet.
There’s currently two decomposing whale carcasses along Capes shores, attracting sharks and posing risk to surfers and divers. What do you think? Email your letters to email@example.com.
Local residents were gathered on the side of a street in Central Java on Sunday, local time, when the truck swerved to avoid a collision and ran into them.
Staff writers, AAP
It’s the first high-resolution look at the remote area of the Indian Ocean floor.
The Major Crash squad are continuing investigations into a fatal crash in Buller last weekend which claimed the life of 34 year old, and have released the man's name.
Dominique Bayens | Geraldton Guardian
A 31 year old man has been charged with attempted robbery after allegedly demanding cash from store attendants at the Wonthella BP Service Station.
A fire near Geraldton Golf Club has sent golfers home for the day, but is not currently threatening any homes.
Jon Solmundson | GERALDTON GUARDIAN
Decision to get a spruce-up for a wedding backfires.
In what might be the most Australian thing on the internet, footage has emerged showing a man facing off with a kangaroo to save a pet dog.
Ronan O’Connell spends quiet time in parkland and waters once exclusively reserved for emperors.
A man charged with two counts of attempted murder sat passively in the dock when he faced Geraldton Magistrate’s Court this morning.
A Drummond Cove man has been charged with attempted murder over an attack at Bluff Point that left two people with serious injuries.
A Geraldton mother has been accused of starving her three-month-old daughter to death before wrapping her in cloth, putting her in a cooler bag and leaving her in her back shed.
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