Feathers have been firmly rustled by a decision not to refer to January 26 as Australia Day.

A group of outback Queensland councils have launched a giant free wi-fi network for travellers.

Tasmanian councils say the state’s treasurer is encouraging business to break the law.

Australia's second-longest serving federal politician is running for Mayor of Hornsby.

The WA Government has launched groundwater surveys in the hope of unlocking major new irrigated agriculture sites.

Port Augusta is set to host a new $650 million, 150MW solar thermal power plant.

A NSW community is taking legal action after cancer-causing chemicals were found in their water supply.

The South Australian Government is moving ahead on a $1.6 billion deal to privatise its Lands Titles Office.

Footage of violence in Indigenous communities has been used in a push to expand the cashless welfare card.

Queensland MP Rob Pyne has used parliamentary privilege to release a ‘dirt file’ on the state’s councils.

Tasmanian councils are turning their focus to the Legislative Council Select Committee in its bid to prevent the takeover of TasWater.

NSW councils are outraged at a new move to make planning panels mandatory for Sydney and Wollongong.

Police may soon start to bust up Sydney’s CBD ‘tent city’.

The Northern Territory Government has imposed water restrictions on the entire town of Katherine due to PFAS chemical concerns.

Household recycling is not happening as most people expect, and authorities are scrambling to respond.

Experts have assessed the level of community concern about coal seam gas in Queensland.

Former Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale will face court this week on charges of attempting to pervert the course of justice.

A Melbourne council is converting its garbage trucks to hydrogen fuel.

A new report suggests rate-capping in SA would lead to higher costs for ratepayers.

The WA Premier and local government leaders have signed an agreement to help ensure communities are heard on key decisions.

Local Government NSW is investing over $1.2 million in programs designed to protect and manage roadside reserves.

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