At least three people have been killed, following a fire at an abandoned factory, in the Australian city of Melbourne.
At least five people people, reportedly four US citizens and an Australian pilot, have been killed, after their light aircraft crashed in Melbourne, Australia.
At least four people, including a young child, have been killed, and a further 29 injured, after a car deliberately struck pedestrians, in the Australian city of Melbourne.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.9, has struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea, prompting a tsunami warning.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.7, has struck off the Pacific island nation of the Solomon Islands, with a tsunami expected in the coming hours.
A tsunami has struck New Zealand, triggered by a magnitude 7.4 earthquake which had struck the country earlier in the day.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 5.6, has struck off the northwest coast of the Pacific island nation of Tonga.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 5.8, has struck off the southeast coast of Papua New Guinea, with no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
At least one person has been killed, and thousands have been left without power, after storms battered the Australian state of Victoria.
A 21-year-old British woman has been killed, and another British man severely injured, following a stabbing, at a backpackers’ hostel, in Australia.