The beach closure comes after 32 sharks were spotted in waters near Anglesea and Fairhaven on Christams Day.

Chopper patrols after Vic shark sightings
For more than six decades US couple Dolores and Trent Winstead remained side by side and they were inseparable until the end, passing away within hours of one another.

Couple married for more than 60 years die within hours of one another
SHOPPING FRENZY: Retailers are expected to make $2.4 billion during the Boxing Day sales today as thousands of shoppers flock to stores all over Australia.

Thousands flock to Boxing Day sales
A large seal is on the loose in suburban Launceston with authorities trying to capture and move the creature that mounted and smashed a car in a driveway.

'We're sealious': Large seal on the loose
British pop singer George Michael has reportedly died, aged 53.

Singer George Michael dies, aged 53: reports
A man has died after being found wounded and unconscious at the end of a trail of blood on a western Sydney footpath.

Man found unconscious on Sydney footpath dies
A nine-year-old boy is in hospital with critical injuries after being hit by an alleged drink driver at Logan City in Queensland's southeast.

Boy critical after alleged drink-drive hit
7 News was granted behind the scenes access to see what big Boxing Day sales are in store for shoppers.

Where to bag a Boxing Day bargain
A major 7.7 magnitude earthquake has struck southern Chile, prompting thousands to evacuate coastal areas in a region known for tourism.

Major earthquake strikes Chile
All of the 92 passengers on board a Syria-bound Russian jet died when the plane crashed into the Black Sea, authorities say.

Everyone on board Russian plane feared dead in crash
CHRISTMAS TRAGEDY: A man has drowned while swimming at a beach in the Royal National Park just south of Sydney.

Man drowns in NSW Royal National Park
An eagle-eyed mother discovered her child had a rare form of eye cancer when looking at a Christmas snap.

Christmas photo reveals deadly tumour in toddler's eye
Thousands flocked to churches despite Adelaide sweltering through its hottest Christmas Day in 70 years.

Adelaide swelters through hottest Christmas in 70 years
It's not every day you're making fun of Conor McGregor and you get Conor McGregor.

Conor McGregor stops roadside fight mocking the UFC champion
A group have shared their story after what was supposed to be a family outing took a turn for the worse.

Fishermen survive fire, sinking boat and 'sharks'
How did you stay cool this Christmas day?

Aussies swelter through Christmas Day
Police are pleading for motorists to take more care on the roads.

Motorcycle hoons dressed as Santa cause traffic chaos on bridge
"The man filmed was sat across the aisle from me on my flight this afternoon - whether he was drunk before he boarded or just had a painfully obnoxious attitude in general, I am not sure."

Woman posts video of 'intoxicated' man abusing her on Virgin flight
It's shocking footage but authorities say this little boy is going to be ok.

Driver runs red light and over the top of a toddler on a tricycle