Swarm of tarantulas invade remote Australian country town

If you're not a fan of spiders you may wish to look away now. The news out of Maningrida, near Darwin in Australia's Northern Territory, will likely leave you positively disgusted. An estimated 25,000 tarantulas have...

Police arrest Brisbane man found with ‘loaded gun hidden in bottom’

Australian police have announced that an unusual item was discovered tucked between a Brisbane man’s buttocks. After a gun was discovered inside the suspect’s car, police went to inspect his apartment. During the search, local...

Queensland man ‘attacked by goat’ recovering in hospital

Police on the Gold Coast were called to an incident involving a man and ‘an aggressive goat’ at a rural property at Tallai. It was reported by local news that a neighbor of the man...

Hospital offers therapy dogs for sick kids; reduces recovery times by ‘up to 30%’

Medical professionals around the world are monitoring the results of a trial by an Australian hospital in the city of Newcastle with great interest, after the introduction of therapy dogs was found to help...