The man, in his 50s, had been surfing off Forster, 220km north of Sydney, when he was attacked late in the morning, a police statement said.
The attempted escape took place at a facility where many asylum seekers have been held for over 5 years and some indefinitely.
An independent inquiry was launched after Australian athletes took to social media to comment on the documentary “Athlete A”, which highlights allegations against former US team doctor Larry Nassar.
Kane Richardson and Adam Zampa are undergoing quarantine after arriving in Melbourne, circumventing Australia’s ban on flights from India by travelling via Doha.
Australian federal court rules that Google misled Android mobile device users about personal location data collected between January 2017 and December 2018.
Officials said that around 70% of the structures in the coastal town of Kalbarri in Western Australia state had sustained damage when the category three storm made landfall. Around 30% of that damage was "significant.
First international touring show by London's National Gallery was put on hold for a year, due to Covid-19, but now the artwork will be shown in a whole new light.
Officials evacuated residents from the town of Denham, Shark Bay, which is located 500km north of Perth.
From the US to Australia, Hindu nationalism is not only spreading in discourse, it has made its way into political circles.
Political and military tensions continue to escalate across the Indo-Pacific region due to China’s increasing regional clout and its economic expansion.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison removed embattled ministers Christian Porter and Linda Reynolds from their high-profile roles.
Floodwaters continue to flow from overloaded dams and rivers, particularly in New South Wales state, leading authorities to urge caution.
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