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How do Australian youth view politics?

For many young people, the Victorian State election was their first opportunity to have a say in politics. Research has shown that […]


Victoria State Election – The Rise of Micro Parties

The Australian Labor Party (ALP) celebrated a massive victory in the state election on the weekend, but the state’s micro-parties were big […]


We Paneled at Melbourne Oz Comic Con 2018

Photo Left to Right: Viv, Evrim and Sebastian paneling for Student Youth Network at Melbourne Oz Comic Con on Saturday June 9th 2018. […]

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Sisto Malaspina honoured with giant mural in Carlton

Tributes have been flowing in all week for Pellegrini’s co-owner and Melbourne icon Sisto Malaspina after he was stabbed and died in […]

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School students to receive free dental care if Labor wins state election

Government school students will receive free dental care and treatments if Labor wins a second term in this week’s state election. Premier […]

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Authorities warn schoolies over bringing illegal ‘souvenirs’ back to Australia

Thousands of school leavers heading to Bali and Thailand are being warned not to bring back dangerous and illegal souvenirs that could […]

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BREAKING: Bourke St driver James Gargasoulas found guilty of all charges

In breaking news, Bourke St killer driver James Gargasoulas has been found guilty of murdering six people and endangering the life of […]

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Family of Pellegrini’s owner Sisto Malaspina has been offered a state funeral

The family of Pellegrini’s owner and Bourke St attack victim Sisto Malaspina has been offered a state funeral as the city continues […]

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Scott Morrison announces $154 million upgrade for Great Ocean Road

The Great Ocean Road is set for a massive upgrade as part of a federal government cash injection for Victoria’s south west. […]

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Monash Freeway outbound lanes open again after truck crash

Traffic is moving again on the Monash Freeway after a truck fire near Chadstone this morning. A crane was brought in to […]