Australia will hike taxes and fees for foreign investors who buy existing houses and leave them empty in a bid to address housing stocks.
Flood warnings are in place for parts of SA, where several months' worth of rain is expected to fall, as NSW recovers from a heatwave.
Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced she will quit as Queensland premier next week, saying now is the time to find out what else life has to offer.
The state of the labour market and the public purse will be on display this week, as well as the health of the business and consumer sectors.
A second round containing seven birdies has vaulted the pair of Lydia Ko and Jason Day to the top of the leaderboard at the Grant Thornton Invitational.
Children with developmental delays could learn to manage their disabilities earlier after a review into the NDIS suggested implementing foundational supports.
Annabel Sutherland was one of five Australians picked up at the Women's Premier League auction and is set for a big pay day when the tournament begins.
Two men have been charged over a botched attempt to import 560kg of cocaine which came undone when one of them needed rescuing off the WA coast.
Goals from Bradley Barcola and Randal Kolo Muani have given French league leaders Paris Saint-Germain their eighth straight win with a 2-1 triumph over Nantes.
A 4-0 win over struggling Udinese has sent Inter back to the top of Serie A, while city rivals AC Milan slipped to a late 3-2 defeat at Atalanta.
Free-scoring Maddison Levi has powered Australia's women to a dominant day-one performance at the world series sevens in Cape Town.
A man in his late teens or early 20s is in hospital after what police believe was a targeted early morning shooting in Melbourne's CBD.
Mo Salah has scored his 200th Liverpool goal to send his side top of the EPL with a win at Crystal Palace, while in-form Aston Villa got the better of Arsenal.
Overall leaders Team Australia, led by fill-in skipper Jimmy Spithill, have put themselves into position for a first SailGP regatta win of the season in Dubai.
Australia's Jed Morgan has shot a 66 to reach the final day of qualifying in the UAE for next year's LIV Golf League.
Eintracht Frankfurt have stunned Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich, inflicting their first defeat of the season by a thumping 5-1 margin.
Jude Bellingham has continued his astonishing goalscoring form but injury-hit Real Madrid have been held to a 1-1 draw at Real Betis.
Mile Sterjovski has lauded the progress of rising A-League Men star Jake Hollman after his goal helped continue Macarthur's unbeaten run.
Major winners Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel share the lead on 15 under par after the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek.
Andrew Redmayne has been sent off for the first time in his ALM career as Macarthur FC inflicted a 2-0 defeat on hosts Sydney FC.