The surge of people moving from capital cities to regional centres continues.

The NSW Government says it will resume responsibility for 400 kilometres of local roads – less than 3 per cent of the promised 15,000.

The NSW Government has updated its website for comparing the performance of councils.

A former WA council CEO has been accused of spending $50,000 of council money on a sex worker.

Victoria’s electric vehicle tax is facing a high court challenge.

Reports say NSW sought to increase its Basin Plan water limits, and caused concern about the fallout.

The Federal Government has approved a mine expansion that was challenged in court by school students.

A new rapid test for hepatitis C will soon be rolled out at drug treatment clinics, prisons and needle exchange services nationwide.

Experts are pushing for domestic violence support to be offered in vaccine clinics.

The Victorian Government has ordered a two-week shutdown of the state’s construction industry following violent protests.

New South Wales is looking at facial recognition and geolocation to help it control its home quarantine system.

A Canadian firm has made a $9.6 billion takeover bid for power grid owner AusNet Services.

The Federal Government has put up funds for a proposed hydrogen export project in Queensland.

Local governments say they are being left out of Australia’s efforts to address and respond to climate change.

NSW councils are campaigning against a shake-up of developer levies.

Some WA councils say they have been abandoned in recent electoral reforms.

Indigenous organisations say there has been little progress on the NT government’s self-determination program.

The competition regulator has accused port operators of price-gouging.

Religious schools in Victoria are losing the right to sack LGBTQ staff.

Tasmania's water quality is under pressure from climate change, agriculture and other industries.

New fracking exploration in the Northern Territory's Beetaloo Basin could begin within days, with federal funding spurring it along.

Feature Stories

More »

Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, Commodore-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

This week marked an astounding leap forward, scientifically speaking - taking a picture of something that cannot be seen.

Chiropractic is a surprisingly popular form of alternative medicine - so mainstream that it’s hardly ‘alternative’ and so non-scientific that it’s barely ‘medicine’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

Archived News

RSS More »