INTERACTIVE: A day in the life of Robert Thompson, Australia's most winning jockey.
VICTORIA: Some Ballarat Health Services nurses are "frightened for their lives" as figures reveal violent and aggressive incidents have soared.
From Jean Shrimpton to Paris Hilton, the Melbourne Cup Carnival has attracted some of the world's greatest fashionistas, each leaving their own indelible mark.
Don't go to the races without reading our guide to ensure both you and your outfit come out looking great this spring carnival.
NATIONAL: The old man and the orphan horse. It sounds a little like a fable, or a long lost Ernest Hemingway novella, but it is a little known narrative set to play out at Flemington on Saturday.
NSW: Firefighters are still working to control a fire burning in rough terrain at Moore Creek, which burnt more than 30 hectares of land on Thursday.
NATIONAL: Front page news across Australia, as presented by Fairfax Media publications.
TASMANIA: A motorist who knocked world cycling champion Macey Stewart off her bike yesterday stopped to retrieve a broken mirror before driving off.