The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade says it is making "urgent enquiries" to determine if any Australians have been affected.
Damien Murphy Michael Chamberlain lived half his life an ordinary man, the other half in the shadow of Uluru.
Beau Donelly Hundreds of Australian holidaymakers stranded in Bali after Tigerair was forced to cancel flights to and from the tourist island will be flown home on Tuesday.
Fergus Hunter Fairfield City Council, which welcomed 3000 humanitarian arrivals last year, has been told to expect the same again.
Esther Han Petrol prices are on the up and up, and the OPEC deal is going to further fuel this trend.
Jewel Topsfield and Karuni Rompies As the number of reports against him grows, police insist that "the state cannot be pressured" in its dealings with firebrand cleric Habib Rizieq.
Daniel Flitton Japan was caught killing a whale deep inside Antarctic waters declared by Australia to be a protected whale sanctuary.
Peter Hannam Head of international energy body says policies are important, but the economic facts "are stubborn".
Heath Aston, Matthew Knott Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull could wait until Wednesday to reveal the shape of his rejigged cabinet as he weighs up whether to return the post of cabinet secretary to an unelected member of the government.
Michael Koziol, political reporter Staffer claims Donald Trump knows Pauline Hanson is a "big supporter" of the President-elect.
See the photos from the Cricket game between Taree West & Wingham
See the Mixed Eight Challenge race at the Taree Rowing Regatta
President of the Wingham RSL Sub-branch Ron Irwin questions the decision to cancel some Anzac Day marches
Stunning results from the second week of our Summer Photo Challenge on the topic: Water.
Today's Fairfax front pages from across the nation.
Taree Blood Donor Centre is urging more locals to donate blood in the lead up to Australia Day.
The Conservatorium Mid North Coast may not operate in 2017