Plastic makes up 84 per cent of rubbish found on Australian beaches, a new study finds.

An inquiry into the destruction of the Juukan Gorge rock shelters has called for new laws to protect sacred sites.

Reports say several members of Victoria’s Legislative Council have been suspended after they refused to provide proof of vaccination.

The NSW Government says it is spending almost $500 million on 75 new domestic violence refuges.

A business body says skills shortages are holding WA back.

An audit has warned NSW’s rail freight networks will struggle with surging volumes of consumer goods and commodities.

A new study finds staff shortages could halve Australia's ICU surge capacity.

The NSW government has put up $130 million for mental health services to help deal with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

NSW has launched a new $70 million Hydrogen Strategy.

A Queensland teacher is taking the state’s education department to court after being assaulted by students.

Victoria’s auditor-general say the government cannot show it is preventing the decline of threatened species.

Commonwealth agencies say they will comply with Victoria’s vaccine mandate.

About one in six NT teachers does not intend to get vaccinated.

Advocates say Indigenous people in the Northern Territory are being denied water rights.

CSIRO has published a new online guide for home bushfire resilience ahead of this year’s fire season.

NSW councils want a joint approach by state and federal governments to fund social housing and infrastructure.

The Victorian Government has partnered with Traditional Owners on a new water strategy.

The NSW Government has been warned about its latest dam-raising plan.

The federal and state governments are bickering over the terms of a new national skills funding deal.

Queensland says it can double the world's green hydrogen production capacity with a single project.

The amount of potential rooftop solar energy could power the world.

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