The Nationals backbencher was speaking on radio station 2GB from his parents' home in New England which was just metres away from bushfire.
A furious NSW resident has confronted politicians in Nimbin on Tuesday claiming they were doing nothing as her house burned. Ginger O'Brien said the politicians were 'playing with fire'.
Kyle Sandilands' rumoured relationship with his personal assistant, Tegan Kynaston, has apparently been going on 'for months'.
Boris Johnson said the worst thing about being Prime Minister is that it is difficult to get takeaways delivered to 10 Downing Street because of the tight security.
A million hectares of NSW land has been blackened as fires scorched the outskirts of Sydney in the biggest firefront in history, but authorities are warning that the worst is still yet to come.
Actors from the iconic Australian soap have shared harrowing images on Instagram, which were taken during filming at Palm Beach, on Sydney's Northern Beaches, on Tuesday.
The singer was taken into custody on Friday on a domestic violence charge and was being held at the Southwest Detention Center in Murrieta, California as he awaited a court date on Wednesday.
Jon Earl Pickard (pictured), 52, of Florida, who was pulled over for speeding on Sunday, told police that he was rushing to get home to his wife because he had just cheated on her.
Jessika Power has ordered 'a cease and desist letter' in a bid to get her ex-boyfriend, Nick Furphy, to remove a video from social media of her allegedly 'cheating' on him.
Elon Musk filed court documents on Monday asking that a judge allow him to challenge some of the claims made by Vernon Unsworth as they two head towards a trial next month.
On Tuesday TVLine reported that the stars were told not to come back as the soap opera is heading into its hiatus at the end of this month. This does not mean the show is canceled.
The Gladiator star tweeted at 3.50am AEDT to say that he was not in the country but his 400-hectare property in Nana Glen had been affected.
Guy White, 63, is the first ever Hubbard family member to break their silence to speak out about his time in Scientology in an exclusive DailyMailTV interview.
Smoke blocked out the sun and ash and fiery embers rained down on South Turramurra, soon followed by fire retardant dropped from a plane that turned roofs, cars, pets, and residents pink.
NYPD officer John Mascetti has been caught on bodycam footage ogling at a woman as she was arrested for drink-driving, court papers claim.
AFL superstar and duel premiership winning midfielder Dustin Martin was filmed enjoying time n the Maldives with tennis great Serene Williams and her husband as he makes most of post-season.
Relationship and body language expert Annabelle Knight has shared the five biggest sexual taboos that people need to embrace today.
There are more than 50 blazes across New South Wales and Queensland with up to 20,000 firefighters trying to stop them spreading, including women fighting on the frontline.
Younger sister of the Duchess of Cambridge, Pippa Middleton,36,looked effortlessly chic this evening as she attended the launch party for her brother-in-law Spencer Matthews' new drinks label
Hilaria, 35, shared the heartbreaking news in an Instagram post Monday, after being told she had lost her baby girl during a scan that same day.
Scarlett Curtis, 24, shared two previously unseen photographs of the Duke, 35, and Duchess of Sussex, 38, at last year's summit in London to launch the Shout text messaging service.
Brothers Blake and Tristan died in hospital 12 minutes apart after police were called to their home in Sheffield at about 7.30am on May 24. Their mother Sarah Barrass faces a life sentence.
A Melbourne model has given birth to a baby girl on a bathroom floor and she didn't know she was pregnant.
Queen Letizia, 47, of Spain, stunned in a chic polka pot dress, teamed with heeled mules as she attended a welcome ceremony with King Felipe today in Havana Cuba.
Footage shows the terrified bird flapping around the seats and roof of the Aeroflot flight SU1730 from Sheremetyevo International Airport on Saturday.
Ren Zhengfei, the 75-year-old founder of the Chinese telecom giant, will hand the handsome sum to his staff who developed back-up plans and products after Washington hit it with a strict trade ba...
Facebook has yet again come under fire for invading its member's privacy. The app has been found to activate an iOS user's camera without their knowledge while scrolling through the platform.
The former Olympic ski racer helped deliver his twin boys with the help of his mom, who used to work as a midwife. Bode's wife, Morgan Beck, 32, wanted a home birth with a midwife.
Linda Couch, from Ohio, who claimed her controlling abusing husband Walter (right) laughed as she was raped by his friends, will feature in I am A Killer.
Trevor Lahey, believed to be from Australia, has shared various snaps of worst DIY fails from across the globe - and added a witty caption trying to 'justify' the shoddy construction work.
The top tips to keeping your food fresh for longer have been revealed in a viral Facebook post by international account 'Five Minute Magic'.
Washington State University student, Kobe Duong, captured the footage yesterday while driving with his friend. A rat is seen scrambling along the windshield before it falls in the car.
The tech millionaire, 74, left, listed the reasons why Epstein, right, could not have killed himself. He listed the pedophile's height, pathologist claims and a lack of prison guards.
Artificial intelligence was given 1.77 million ECG results from 400,000 people to examine by Dr Brandon Fornwalt at healthcare provider Geisinger in Pennsylvania, US.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are attending an event celebrating volunteers of crisis text support service Shout at Troubadour White City Theatre, London.
Former US president Jimmy Carter was hospitalized on Monday for a procedure to relieve brain pressure after recent falls, The Carter Center said.
Kate Haussauer, 34, is due to travel with her baby son and husband from Heathrow Airport to Toronto on Saturday. She was told that the planes would not have safe baskets for babies.
Belgian photographer Sebastiaan Franco took this collection of fascinating photographs while spending two years living with the Keenan and Collins traveller families on just outside Dublin.
King Mswati III has imported 19 Rolls-Royces and as many as 120 BMWs into Swaziland, some of which were seen being shipped from South Africa earlier this month.
Jessica Cain had just returned to her home in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, from a festival with friends and assumed she didn't feel right because she had been partying too hard.
The hormone is released during tender moments such as petting a dog. Researchers in China found it also made men more interested in a fling with a previously unfaithful woman.
The crash happened in Kacheguda station in Hyderabad, India, yesterday and was filmed on CCTV. One train was heading to Falaknuma while the other was called the Hundry Express.
Mixed martial arts fighter Tara LaRosa restrained an anti-Trump protester who allegedly started a fight with a woman who was part of a flag-waving ceremony with LaRosa in Portland on Sunday.
Footage showed the enraged driver shouting at the cyclist in Enfield, London, as they pedalled next to the lane. The council spent £42million building the cycle lane in 2017.
Backpacker killer Bradley John Murdoch, 61, was convicted of the execution-style murder of British tourist Peter Falconio, 28, on a Northern Territory roadside in July 2001.
The full hearing of the dispute between Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein starts this afternoon and is expected to last until the end of the week.
A photograph has emerged showing what the various punishments are for a series of infractions, including not reporting an illness or injury and a phone going off in a meal or meeting.
Daniel Franckowiak, 46, of Bismarck, North Dakota, was taken into custody last Tuesday by local police in Chiang Mai, a town located in the mountainous north of Thailand.
The Duke of Sussex, 35, quizzed a military wife over what it is like having two children during a Remembrance event in Windsor last week, it has emerged.
Yuan Herong, a traditional Chinese medicine practitioner in eastern China's Qingdao, also said she would not give up her day job not matter how successful her training becomes.
A plane passenger was left disgusted after the person behind her put their bare feet on top of her headrest prompting her to take a photo and share it online.
A West Australian festival to be held on January 26 has dropped the term 'Australia Day' from their advertising because they don't want to offend Indigenous communities.
Hiccups cause a sudden movement of the diaphragm, so the brainwaves may train babies how to control this muscle, say researchers from University College London.
A New York woman created an Instagram account dedicated to the strangest eBay ads out there, selling gum massagers shaped like fingers, woolen bodysuits, snow and ken dolls.
As fires rage across NSW, Channel Seven's Morning Show host Larry Emdur has made a stand.
At her heaviest, Desiree Alexis-Kae Mize, 25, from California, tipped the scales at 298lbs, and despite exercising, dieting and even starving herself, she couldn't manage to lose weight.
Jlissa Austin, 31, and Chassidy Young, 32, from Texas, were both born without limbs. After seeing each other in the media, they
World No 1 Nadal married longtime partner Xisca Perello in Mallorca last month and was angry that a reporter suggested his performance against Zverev could have been affected by that.
YouTuber Sierra Schultzzie, who is a US size 16, right, recreates iconic images of stars like Beyonce, left, without retouching to promote body positivity to her one million subscribers.
Royal biographer Tom Bower clashed with Dickie Arbiter on Good Morning Britain this morning as he suggested popular Netflix drama The Crown was 'quite reliable' and 'well researched'.
The man in China's Fujian claimed his wife had disappeared and he could not afford to raise both his son and daughter. He sold the girl to another family, but immediately splurged the income onli...
A woman, only known as Rachel, had to evacuate her home in northern NSW. She offered emergency services access to food and water in her home as thank you.
Holidaymakers have been urged to keep away from dangerous bushfire sites in NSW by officials after drones were spotted near wild fire along with tourists posing for photos.
Fires burned out of control in Sydney's north ahead of a wind change on Tuesday night that could send infernos in a completely new direction, spelling disaster for at risk areas.
Michael Schumacher's former manager has made the extraordinary claim that his wife Corinna is HIDING the truth about the Formula One legend's condition six years on from his skiing accident.
Police warned the public, particularly businesses with high volume sales, to be aware of counterfeit money which has been detected in Central Queensland.
Mystery surrounds how the body of a woman ended up in Sydney Harbour near a docked cruise ship at Circular Quay on Tuesday morning.
Video footage of the 27-year-old defendant accused of murdering British backpacker Grace Millane being questioned by police was played to Auckland High Court in New Zealand.
Hillary Clinton said that the treatment of Meghan Markle over the past three years has been 'heartbreaking and wrong', accusing some criticism of having a 'racial element'.
Thousands of exoplanets have been discovered. Researchers from Northwestern University think they may be able to help astronomers narrow the search to life sustaining planets.
New South Wales man Owen Whalan, who became the face of Australia's bushfire crisis, has been evacuated from his home with his wife on the same day they were told they could return.
Father-of-two Cristian Sabou, a 28-year-old odd-job man, pleaded guilty to bludgeoning Valerie Graves to death with a claw hammer in her bed over Christmas in 2013. It happened in West Sussex.
Daniel Walsh, who has a multi-million dollar investment portfolio, said having somewhere to swim and cool off in the backyard in time for summer was more pain than it was worth.
Abbey Oxley, 25, from Sheffield, broke up with her partner Steve Harvey, 34, a week ago and decided to try and flog her engagement ring for £200 on Facebook Marketplace.
Karl Stefanovic 'wasn't performing' when he was axed from the Today show last year, Nine boss Hugh Marks has said.
The Australian tradie who fly kicked a motorcyclist off his bike after slamming 30 shots of vodka in Bali has been sentenced to jail for assault.
Barry Hall has sent a brutal message to Paul Gallen ahead of their highly anticipated boxing match on Friday night in Melbourne.
Ben Geppert was arrested at Airlie Beach, in far north Queensland, on Sunday after a spate of incidents on a trip away with his now ex-partner Allaina Jones.
Ewan Fisher, 19, from Nottingham, was rushed to A&E after vomiting a neon green liquid and gasping for breath just four months after taking up vaping. He was put on life support when his lungs fa...
A thrifty woman, from Perth has revealed how she made almost $1,000 in three weeks just by simply selling the 'clutter' around her home on Facebook.
It's known for cut-price food, but now Aldi is launching a 'game-changing' new skincare range that promises to tackle any skincare concern in just 21 days.
As deadly bushfires surrounded his New South Wales home, Scotty Mac made the life-saving decision to soak a dressing gown in orange juice and take refuge in makeshift bunker.
Chris Hemsworth is putting the finishing touches to his $20million 'mega mansion' in Byron Bay before moving in with his family later this month.
Three men have allegedly breached NSW's total fire ban while a nine-year-old boy has admitted to lighting a fire with a blowtorch as blazes rage throughout the state, according to NSW Police.
Bill Miller, from Sydney's northern beaches, has said this is 'the worst year' he's seen for snakes after his two kelpies were bitten in separate instances only weeks apart.
The seventh radio survey of the year has been released, with The Kyle and Jackie O Show still leading the Sydney FM breakfast market.
Famed Korean chicken restaurant Goobne has opened its first doors in Australia - offering its signature oven-roasted chooks, 'UFO fondue chicken', and 'K-razy' cocktails.
Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt and his friends were joined by several bikini-clad Instagram models for a wild boat party in Melbourne on Monday.
Mother-of-three Juanita Simpson had a very 'normal' pregnancy with her daughter Ashana, before seven days after her birth the little girl developed a twitch.
One of two hoarders has been fined $2000 after she and her sister were found to have wilfully obstructed police during a court-approved council-led clean up of their Bondi property.
Two-time gold medallist Cate Campbell had never given much thought to a mole on her upper arm as it had never changed size or shape. But after having her skin checked, she discovered it was
The Islamic Association of Prospect will be allowed to build the $769,000 place of worship in western Sydney after an appeal was upheld in the Land and Environment Court last month.
IKEA Australia has launched a massive sale on its top-selling products, with prices slashed by up to 60 per cent.
Belgian backpacker Theo Hayez, 18, may have been wearing black Adidas sneakers when he disappeared after leaving Byron Bay's Cheeky Monkeys in May, volunteers claim.
Two million Australians travel overseas in between December and January each year, but there's still widespread confusion about what you can legally bring back into the land Down Under.
Nationals backbencher Barnaby Joyce has suggested two people who died in NSW bushfires 'most likely' voted for the Greens.
Mourinho, who has previously described himself as a family man, has been married to Matilde Faria, 54, for the last 30 years.
America's leading food delivery app is launching in Sydney after a successful introduction into the Melbourne market.
Gangland identity Mick Gatto was nowhere to be seen as his disgraced son-in-law was jailed for 15 years.
Father-of-one Joel Martin, from Albion Park on the south coast of New South Wales, posted the photo on Instagram before heading off on one of his many trips to Bali.
Never-before-seen photos show William Tyrrell perched on his foster father's shoulders at a highway McDonald's the night before he disappeared.
Brendan Sokaluk (pictured) was immediately on the radar of Victoria Police following the horror fires that raged on February 7, 2009 near Churchill, in the state's south-east.
Tony Harrison, from Gold Coast and Brisbane Snake Catchers, said widespread land clearing was 'forcing' more eastern browns into suburban backyards across the nation.
Zac Peacock, three, suffered severe burns to his face and hands whille at Sasuki Teppanyaki in Narellan, south-west Sydney on Sunday.
Matt Damon revealed on Monday's Ellen DeGeneres show that when he was in Australia with Chris Hemsworth in March, he stepped on an eight-foot python.
Australian employees must be paid for all hours they dedicate to work, which includes time spent opening or closing a store, under the Fair Work Act.
An Australian woman has revealed her shock after only discovering her boyfriend was married when she spotted him with his secret wife and their newborn baby in hospital.
The RSPCA in New South Wales issued a warning on Tuesday cautioning homeowners about the risks these unprecedented bushfires have on our domestic wildlife.
A motorcyclist on Sydney's M4 has been labelled a 'buffoon' by NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance for covering up his licence plate to avoid paying a toll.
Poppy Burton slammed the Prime Minister, who was not on the ABC show's panel, over reports that he ignored stark warnings from the former NSW Fire & Rescue commissioner.
The 22-year-old fell from the 15th floor of the Breakers North building in Surfers Paradise, on the Gold Coast, about 2am.
Texas man Trevion Shields, 20, was arrested Friday and charged with first-degree felony aggravated kidnapping for allegedly holding a 15-year-old girl against her will for 11 weeks.
The owner of the Instagram page Shanghai Observed was strolling through a local park when he noticed the pensioners taking part in the group exercise.
Royal Caribbean's Voyager of the Sea set sail for the first time since its $80million makeover for a 14-day journey and arrived in Sydney on Monday.
With the Commonwealth Games soon to offer another stage on which the green and gold will shine, it's time to pick your favourite sporting moment of all time.
From smashing England 5-0 in the Ashes to the Socceroos going down fighting in the 2006 World Cup, there is no doubt we're a great sporting nation.