Melbourne Zoo elephant calf Sanook died as a result of a tragic accident with one of his favourite toys, a tyre.
Three of the people poring over a busy beehive in a West Pymble garden were allergic to bee stings.
Saying cheese with a chimp? You may be supporting its abuse.
Mr Hobbs, the resident sun bear at Taronga Zoo, was rescued from a Cambodian restaurant when an Australian traveller reported the bear to the authorities. He was destined for bear paw soup.
Australian scientists have tracked a minke whale from the Great Barrier Reef deep into the subantarctic for the first time, sharply raising the stakes of Japanese whaling.
Animals are going extinct and millions of dollars in Australian endangered species funding are being squandered because of poor planning and monitoring, leading environmental scientists say.
Photos from the The Cat Fancy's 'Supreme Championship Cat Show'
Rescuing one species has put other sea life at risk.
Vets claim live animals are being used as bait to train greyhounds.
When it comes to jellyfish on Australian beaches, getting stung may be the least of our worries.
The community petition has been handed over and Council has committed to improving our town's water quality
The silly season kicked off in fine style at the Bombala Railway on Saturday
Our short swimming season has begun, so dive in now!
Our local Lions partied at the Globe Hotel on Saturday