NSW: Multiple fire crews are responding to a bushfire near the Hume Highway just north of Marulan.
Pallavi Singhal As much as 40 per cent of NSW is expected to set September heat records on Saturday as bushfire crews brace for a busy afternoon.
Take a look at what made news headlines across the nation in photos. From the north of the country to the south, Fairfax photographers and journalists collect stories from every region.
Karl Quinn Young people are so used to being on their phones they often don't even realise they are.
Dr Peter Brukner It is no coincidence that as our sugar intake has increased, so has our chronic disease rates.
Jenny Valentish Why those old tunes take you back to the good old days
James Quinn What would the decision to ban Uber in London mean for Australia?
Peter Hannam "You're kicking up dust when you'd usually be picking off leeches."
Today's Fairfax front pages from across the nation.
Ashley Porter Adelaide stormed into their third grand final, flogging and delivering a knock-out blow to Geelong last night.
“It promotes healthy eating habits by being available free of charge during our fruit and vegie breaks."
"Oberon Council is seeking nominations of local residents to receive awards."
Can you believe it's been eight years since a think red blanket of dust covered the region?
A former Oberon identity was recognised recently.
"If an opponent retreats, wouldn't that signal that he didn't want to compete?"
News from Oberon High School
"He recently owned and operated the Tarana Hotel for over six years."