South Australian mayors have shared their ideas for local government reform at a round table.

On the eve of the NSW election, Labor is looking for local government approval.

Bottles, cans and cardboard were strewn across the steps of the Victorian parliament this week as part of a protest over the state's recycling issues.

A new report calls for a Medicare-style scheme for dental care.

Federal, state and local governments have come together to sign a $551 million Adelaide City Deal.

Melbourne is riddled with stockpiles of hazardous and flammable chemicals.

Experts say the latest tailored rabbit virus has reduced rabbit numbers on some sites, but is not spreading too far.

An old Toyota car plant in Victoria is being turned into a renewable energy hub to produce hydrogen fuels.

Geoscience Australia has released a new strategy to help Australian industries use satellite data.

The Victorian Government has put up funds to support gender equality in local government.

The Local Government Association of Tasmania (LGAT) has released figures to help councils set rates.

The NSW Opposition has pledged to reinvest revenue collected from the Waste Levy into recycling facilities.

Researchers are using Google Street View to track gentrification of cities.

The High Court has ruled on a native title case considered one of the biggest since Mabo.

The Victorian Government wants new planning mechanisms to help a rapid uptake of large-scale renewable energy.

A dispute over a taxpayer-funded water pipeline could end up in court.

Experts have reflected on the state of Australia’s drought-afflicted areas after a hot, dry summer.

Visa rules are being relaxed so farmers can more easily hire skilled workers.

There is serious disagreement in NSW over a proposed new coal mine.

New South Wales councils want money for early childhood education and care services ...

A parliamentary committee wants councils to help attract trade and investment to regional Australia.

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