A 100-run stand by Brad Haddin and Mitchell Johnson has helped Australia hit back with the bat in the first Ashes Test against England in Brisbane.

A 100-run stand by Brad Haddin and Mitchell Johnson has helped Australia hit back with the bat in the first Ashes Test against England in Brisbane.

Late on day one, Australia are six for 242 with Haddin not out 63 and Johnson unbeaten on 60.

They have put on 110 since Steven Smith was caught behind for 31 off Chris Tremlett in the middle session.

Stuart Broad has four wickets.