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Mighty Fitzroy’s Future – Our Economy

The Fitzroy River in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia is a National Heritage listed biodiversity hotspot. But depending on who you listen […]

Djab Wurrung traditional owners go to court over Western Freeway expansion

The Djab Wurrung traditional owners have been fighting the Victorian Government’s Western Freeway expansion, which could potentially destroy hundreds of sacred trees […]

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University students join school strike despite penalties for missing class

The University of Melbourne refused students’ requests to not be penalised for missing classes on March 15 to attend the school strike […]

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Do Independent Candidates Stand a Chance in the Federal Election?

The federal election will likely occur in May, and everyone’s eyes are on the independent candidates after Dr Kerryn Phelps’ victory in […]

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From Melbourne to Canberra: an extremely long walk for climate action

29-year-old University of Melbourne student Shannon Loughnane is walking nearly 700km from Melbourne to Canberra to protest inaction on climate change and […]

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ACT Commits to Further Pill-Testing Trials at Festivals

The ACT has just committed to a second pill-testing trial, but not everyone agrees that this is the best approach to harm […]

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Is Victoria’s recycling management system in need of reform?

Councils across Victoria are being forced to dump their recycling in landfill after the closure of several of the state’s largest recycling […]

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June Oscar on Kimberley Youth Suicide Crisis

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar has called on Government to implement all the recomendations by the coroner, […]

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WA Law Society Joins Calls For Traditional Law

The Law Society of Western Australia has backed a move by Member for Kimberley, Josie Farrer to re-introduce Traditional Customary Law into […]

The remote community of Urapunga in South East Arnhem Land, more at the mercy of the finance industry than most. J. Louth, CC BY-SA

Banking Royal Commission: How Hayne failed remote Australia

It’s been an enormous year for the financial services industry. First there was a Productivity Commission report calling for major changes to […]