A major Hobart council is “perilously close” to insolvency.

The Queensland Government has bungled its effort to crack down on councils.

Expanding Australia’s permanent migration program could bring a big boost for regional communities.

The Defence Department says it will widen its probe into the spread of PFAS chemicals in Adelaide.

Advocates are celebrating ongoing collaboration and funding between NSW councils.

Queensland’s Local Government Minister has publicly backed down on plans to impose a public service commission to govern councils.

The Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV) has a new CEO.

A fish farm has become just the second project to be offered a NAIF loan.

Territory Labor delegates have voted in favour of a ban on fracking.

This week’s Federal Budget includes a number of education measures.

Some residents have rejected a key part of a Victorian Government energy plan.

The new Federal Budget includes significant spending on health in rural areas.

The Federal Budget keeps some important local government initiatives turning over.

Queensland's local government minister is gaining new powers.

Victorian taxpayers will cover more election campaign costs after a donations shakeup announced this week.

Cleanaway says it may have to send recyclables to landfill ...

This week’s federal Budget locks in $535.8 million to help the Reef, and extra funding for Indigenous rangers.

Labor and the Coalition appear to have reached agreement on proposed MDBP amendments.

An inquiry has been launched after a lightning strike knocked out triple-0 services.

A South Australian council has slammed the rehabilitation of coal-fired power stations and their ash dams.

The Ipswich City Council will be dissolved after Mayor Andrew Antoniolli was charged with seven counts of fraud.

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