Pool owners can have their pool inspected by a private company or council will do it for $150.
Ryan O'Keefe has played his final game for Sydney, the Swans have conceded, but the club legend has not ruled out playing on next year with another side.
A crew member for the TV show Cops died after he was shot by friendly fire while filming an episode for the long-running reality series in Omaha, Nebraska.
The Australian Rugby Union will dangle a sizeable carrot to lure the country's top players to sevens in the lead up to the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016.
Clive Palmer says there are "no divisions" within his party and Jacqui Lambie has rejected reports she could break ranks saying only "morons" would dilute the Palmer United Party's power in the Senate.
The nation's peak mental heath body has called for a "complete rethink" of the way the welfare system treats people with mental illness, while rejecting a proposal that only people with "permanent disability" get the disability support pension.
The competition and consumer regulator has fired a warning shot across the bow of Australia's biggest and most cashed-up sporting code over its failure to fully disclose the real cost of attending popular games.
New packaging technology designed to improve the shelf life of food is potentially toxic and should be regulated, an environmental group has warned.