The Federal Water Minister says one state is blocking plans for more oversight of the Murray-Darling Basin.

New South Wales councils have welcomed a new review in the wake of massive 2020 election cost hikes.

The Prime Minister is under fire for calling the NSW Police Commissioner about an investigation into his energy minister.

An inquiry has found that a container deposit scheme in Victoria could net the State Government $550 million.

Victorian councils are supporting 16 days of activism against gender-based violence.

The Queensland Government is investigating a proposed 90-kilometre pipeline from South East Queensland to the Southern Downs.

New research suggests climate change will have a particularly negative impact on women.

Uber has lost its London operating licence over a “pattern of failures” on safety and security.

A corruption inquiry has been told that two City of Casey councillors held ‘very significant’ financial ties to developers.

The Productivity Commission says around half a billion in spending on NT child protection has been used inefficiently.

WA councils have launched a new campaign that allows people to spread road safety messages.

There is concern that “widespread” illegal logging is putting Melbourne’s drinking water at risk.

A lack of water security in the Arnhem Land community of Milingimbi are slowing social progress, locals say.

Sydney could face level two water restrictions by the end of the year, as dam levels continue to fall.

South East Queensland's combined dam levels have dropped to 60 per cent.

Climate change is already damaging the health of the world’s children, and Australia is at significant risk of health decline too.

Years of consultation have led to the introduction of the Local Government Bill 2019 in Victorian parliament this week.

A coalition of Sydney councils has pledged to recycle 45 million glass bottles and buy more recycled material.

Inner West Council has become the first in Sydney to drop Australia Day celebrations ...

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) has been criticised for its delayed response to the police shooting of a teenager in the Northern Territory.

A majority of residents in the SA town of Kimba have voted in favour of a nuclear waste dump.

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