There is strong criticism of a Victorian Government plan to boost diversity in local councils.

The Prime Minister has promised to set up a new parliamentary committee for rural and regional Australia.

The director of an embattled Victorian recycling company faces court this week.

A ballot on a proposed nuclear storage facility on the Eyre Peninsula will go ahead after Federal Court intervention.

Experts are working on a “digital twin” for the Fishermans Bend renewal project in Melbourne.

The City of Launceston is rolling out 50 new free wifi access points.

Experts want government funding to help make Australian cities healthier and more sustainable.

The Victorian Government is expanding Melbourne’s safe injecting room trial.

The New South Wales Government may reclassify old growth forest to open it up to the timber industry.

Nationals leader Michael McCormack wants more dams and weirs in regional Australia.

The Queensland Government is planning a crackdown on ‘ghost nets’.

Victorian taxpayers will pay for rectification works on buildings with dangerous combustible cladding.

A new Senate inquiry will look at the federal government's plans for Northern Australia.

A First Nations-owned renewable energy project in north-east Victoria is moving ahead.

Industry-run water efficiency projects are being audited, the Government claims.

Violence against council workers is escalating in Victoria, prompting a call for new laws.

Blacktown Council will test new pesticides after workers went on strike over Roundup.

SA's Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) has been found to have committed maladministration.

The Queensland Government has agreed to pay a $190 million settlement over unpaid wages.

Conservatives are divided over the Morrison government's plan for Indigenous recognition.

The recycling industry wants to kickstart the domestic market to reduce the reliance on Asian countries.

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