Shellfish reefs will be established on the bottom of Port Phillip Bay in a landmark project that aims to improve marine habitats in Victoria's unique body of water.
A young giraffe has died from head injuries sustained while being transported, blindfolded, in an open truck along a South African highway, an animal welfare agency said.
A trial to make turtle nests goanna-proof has saved an estimated 1200 eggs in central Queensland.
A seal has swum all the way along the Yarra River from Port Phillip Bay, playing and catching two big fish before ending up in South Yarra.
Activists who break into farms to secretly film suspected animal cruelty are being targeted by tough new biosecurity measures, triggering fears severe abuse will remain hidden.
Plants are smarter than you think. Not only do they grow towards sunlight and respond to rock music, but they can also learn from sounds in their natural environment, new research reports.
Baby elephants are being illegally captured in horrific conditions to supply Thailand’s lucrative tourism industry, prompting calls for Thai authorities to tighten animal trafficking laws.
A lethal bait called "curiosity" designed to kill feral cats will be the initial focus of a new national commissioner to save threatened species.