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Campaign to tackle COVID drinking habits

Many Australians have picked up new habits during the coronavirus lockdown with almost one in eight drinking alcohol every day since the pandemic began, a survey has found.

Flooding on NSW south coast will worsen

SES volunteers have responded to more than 200 calls and conducted seven rescues on NSW's south coast, after areas flooded only last week receive another drenching.

NSW needs 1000 more firies, union says

A thousand more permanent professional firefighters are needed in NSW to help the state avoid the devastation of another Black Summer, a public service union says.

Interstate designer bag thief nabbed

A man will face court accused of stealing more than $50,000 worth of designer handbags and other items from retail stores in Sydney and Melbourne.