The energy regulator says there is a ‘robust’ business case for a $1.5 billion electricity interconnector between SA and NSW.

Pressure is increasing on the Federal Government over the biased allocation of sports funds.

The NSW Government has commissioned an online service to coordinate bushfire donations for regional areas.

Queensland councils are urging the state government to listen to them, as it prepares new conflict of interest laws.

Canberra has agreed to send water to “buy time” for the drought-affected town of Braidwood.

Blue Mountains City Council has accepted a $513,880 enforceable undertaking over alleged safety contraventions.

Experts say houses should not be built in bushfire-prone areas.

The WA town of Denham is on track to become a zero-emission community with the help of hydrogen power.

The New South Wales government will not provide regional towns with renewably-sourced emergency backup power during disasters ...

Councils have welcomed $60 million in bushfire assistance from the Federal Government.

The Mayor of Glamorgan Spring Bay Mayor has denied harassment claims.

An official report has detailed millions of dollars lost by Ipswich City Council, among a string of other failings.

WaterNSW has installed giant screens to clean bushfire ash out of water supplies.

Stanthorpe has run out of water, leading to the largest water carting project by a local government in Australia.

Installations of small-scale rooftop solar panels surged last December.

Queensland councils want action on invasive plants.

The City of Karratha is using up to $35 million of ratepayer funds to boost local housing stock.

The Nationals leader has defended his defiance of a Senate order over regional grants scheme, despite initial advice.

A Queensland mayor has been stood down after being charged with two counts of misconduct in public office.

New funding will see Victorian police armed with 300 high-powered rifles to help combat terrorist attacks in regional areas.

One of Australia historic industrial centres has pledged to be carbon neutral by 2050.

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