Perth City Council has been suspended ...

Melbourne’s City of Darebin has banned balloons, disposable food containers and cups at events on council property.

Infrastructure Australia says the patchwork nature of local government could make cities less liveable.

WA country councils have been given a boost, with the State Government extending funding for regional Local Government Elected Members.

Locals want the new Deputy PM to commit to progress on the Murray Darling.

Consultants say a waterway project in Melbourne’s west demonstrates how environmental principles can increase urban liveability.

Victoria has rewarded Ballarat’s attempt to reduce the consumption of soft drinks with a campaign promoting water.

Victorian councils are getting some help from the State Government to deal with China’s waste import ban.

Preparation of the investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Melbourne's former lord mayor appear to have stalled.

The local government lobby is concerned some councils are about to lose planning rights.

A remote Northern Territory Indigenous family and a Sydney marketing firm have teamed up to sell bottled water from Arnhem Land.

A new report has delivered a scathing assessment of WA’s former Liberal-National government ...

Victoria's Roads Minister has apologised for describing a funding package as “better than a kick in the dick”.

The NT Government has announced a $70 million project to replace Darwin's Don Dale detention centre and the Alice Springs youth detention facility.

Experts have reflected on the blocked changes to the MDBP.

Queensland’s Local Government Minister has sacked the Fraser Coast Mayor.

The cashless welfare card will stay in SA and WA for another year, but a wider expansion of the program has been blocked.

The Queensland Government is allowing councillors access to the Queensland Integrity Commissioner for advice on ethical and integrity issues.

The sacked former Logan Council CEO has defended her competence.

A historic anniversary has been used to push for targets to reduce the number of Indigenous children in care.

Closing addresses have been heard in the tribunal on Perth Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi.

Archived News

RSS More »