Vic crossbench unite against duck hunting
Victoria’s crossbench MPs are uniting to make a call to end to duck hunting in the state, but the major parties say they’re unmoved.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has been in direct contact with Indonesian counterparts over the expected prison release of the alleged Bali bombing mastermind.
A man who was seriously injured in an Adelaide robbery and hit-run has been praised for his “remarkable grace”.
Oxfam Australia has called for tax reform to close the growing wealth gap between the country’s rich and poor.
Tony Abbott has suggested voting for independents such as Rob Oakeshott or Clive Palmer would undermine the credibility of federal parliament.
Three men have faced a Brisbane court charged with murdering Robert Frescon, whose body was found in his home after he didn’t show up for work.
Scientists will monitor remote parts of the Great Barrier Reef to see how it has fared during the latest bleaching events.
Port Phillip council in Melbourne wants to be the first in Victoria to run a pill testing trial with the help of venues, after several festival deaths.
A police senior constable shot in the neck is in a serious condition after she and a colleague were shot by a gunman in northern NSW.
Victorian Liberal Senator Jane Hume will not put her hand up as a candidate for the seat of Higgins to replace Industrial Relations Minister Kelly O’Dwyer.
The prime minister has suggested changes could be made to boost the number of Liberal women in parliament, as he grapples with Kelly O’Dwyer’s resignation.
A 20-year-old man accused of murdering international student Aiia Maasarwe in Melbourne last week has returned to court.
The body of international student Aiia Maasarwe has been released to her family, who are making funeral plans in Israel.
Labor Leader Bill Shorten has laid out a new procurement policy aimed at ensuring small and medium local firms win more lucrative federal government contracts.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
A PIECE of Australian motoring history has been stolen from Castlemaine and been reported being driven through Rochester and headed for Echuca. The mint condition, all original, blue and white 1963 EJ Holden special was stolen from the side of the...