The Australian Local Government Association says the budget shows councils are key to creating jobs.

A $260 million plan to revitalise Melbourne has been launched.

Queensland councils have welcomed specific funding for Northern Australia.

NSW’s local government minister has announced a new pet registry.

One of the smallest councils in Australia, Yarriambiack Shire Council, has won two tech awards.

WA councils will have access to collaborative funds to address climate change.

Up to $65 million will be spent to tackle GP shortages in remote and regional Australia.

Making fossil-fuel industries pay for diesel could save Australian taxpayers $7.8 billion a year.

Councillors and experts want to know why residents of one Melbourne council are putting $500,000 a day on pokies.

Dubbo Regional Council has voted to remove the allowance paid when its mayor takes extended leave.

Contrary to the image created by racial stereotyping, data suggests alcoholism is not more prevalent in Indigenous communities.

A $16 million government scheme has been created for victims of loose-fill asbestos.

Various groups are calling on the Federal Government to support more onshore quarantine facilities.

The Federal Government is spending $600 million to create the National Recovery and Resilience Agency (NRRA).

Traditional owners have moved to close parts of Kakadu over a “lack of respect” for sacred areas by Parks Australia.

Federal and state Murray-Darling Basin water ministers have agreed to a 2024 deadline for new water-saving projects.

Authorities say there are now more jobs in regional Australia than during the mining boom.

Administrators have found millions of dollars is missing from one of Australia’s most prominent Indigenous corporations.

The NSW Government is planning Australia’s longest road tunnel.

Locals have rejected the Federal Government’s plan to build a new gas-fired power station.

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