The head of the nation's main spy agency has strongly defended proposals to require phone and internet providers to store customer metadata for two years, declaring this was the "minimum" period of time it would consider acceptable.
Georgina Robinson Waratahs legend Wycliff Palu has urged his club not to desert western Sydney as the reigning Super Rugby champions lock in a deal to play all their games at Allianz Stadium from next year.
Jewel Topsfield Lawyers are battling to try to save the lives of the condemned Bali Nine ringleaders despite Indonesian president Joko Widodo vowing to show no mercy and uncertainty over whether a second review of their case will be allowed by the courts.
Brad Walter She may only be nine weeks old but Sonny Bill Williams daughter is the reason he is returning to the boxing ring on Saturday night and she will be a driving force in his bid to win back-to-back Rugby World Cup later this year.
Deborah Snow Strategies for social harmony with Islamist groups are complex and may require more than a year's worth of program funding.
Chris Dutton Brumbies captain Stephen Moore won't rush back from a knee injury.
Beau Donelly After a week of stinging criticism sliding opinion polls and leadership rumours, for the Prime Minister's press team it was the best laid plan.
Chris Roots The dual roles of Paul Messara will collide during the autumn as smart colts Panzer Division and Scissor Kick search for the missing link of a group 1 victory.
Chris Barrett Shane Watson says a mind-body practice made famous by the Beatles helped him deal with the death of Phillip Hughes and hopes it can inspire him at the World Cup.
Megan Levy A woman has been taken to hospital in a serious condition after falling unconscious at a cosmetic surgery in Sydney's west.