Parliament weighs drought, farm invaders
The Morrison government wants to push ahead on some of its key legislation this week, including drought funding for farmers and dealing with farm invaders.
The coalition government is adamant no deals will be struck to pass laws setting up a fund to improve drought resilience despite resistance from the opposition.
Papua New Guinean PM James Marape will enjoy a ceremonial welcome when he arrives at Australia’s Parliament House but then it’s down to business.
The first witnesses at a trial into the collapse of Clive Palmer’s Queensland Nickel refinery are expected to give evidence about a worthless $235 million deal.
Precision radiation could significantly reduce progression in patients with advanced prostate cancer, new data shows, following a trial involving 200 men..
The Pollie Pedal has come to a close for another year with politicians and veterans who cycled more than 1000km through NSW and Queensland arriving in Brisbane.
A woman has been charged with murdering her 57-year-old mother who was allegedly decapitated in an horrific attack at a Sydney home.
Greens Leader Richard Di Natale says the federal government’s drought fund will just funnel money to the National party’s “big corporate irrigator mates”.
Australia’s space agency is looking for opportunities to have a bigger slice of the space race, Federal Industry Minister Karen Andrews says.
Industry Minister Karen Andrews says cladding and other defect issues surrounding existing properties could be ongoing for sometime.
Federal government minister Karen Andrews says parliament must pass legislation to prevent dual-citizen foreign fighters returning to Australia.
Neil Perry’s high-end restaurant empire Rockpool is being sued over claims it underpaid and mistreated a migrant chef at its Melbourne restaurant.
Concerns are growing for a young man and his dog missing in Victoria’s alpine region as police, SES and volunteers continue to search for the pair.
PNG leader James Marape is making his first official visit to Australia since his election and will be demanding an end to offshore detention on Manus Island.
Human remains were discovered in dense bushland in Mooroopna on Wednesday afternoon. The body was found in the vicinity of Common Track by members of the public who quickly notified police. Shepparton Police processed the site in the early hours of...
A hotel in Mooroopna is currently taped off by police due to an assault that took place on the premises overnight. Shepparton Crime Investigation Unit acting sergeant Jeff Wren said a person has been hospitalised following the incident. He said the...
Part of the Goulburn Valley Hwy is closed in Kialla West due to an incident which occurred about 4.20pm. Police are currently diverting all traffic along the highway onto Mitchell Rd, Central Kialla Rd and Union Rd. It is unknown when the road will...