The Federal Government’s budget deficit has added to expectations of a surplus this financial year.
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A suspended councillor has shed more light on the “toxic” and “chaotic” state of the Perth City Council.
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Nine South Australian councils have committed to buying back their rubbish.
Published on: GovernmentCareer - Local

Queensland’s council lobby and farmers’ lobby are at odds about new land clearing laws.
Published on: GreenCareer

NSW councils have welcomed a one-off $19.9 million funding grant to the NSW Election Commission (NSWEC).
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Deputy QLD premier Jackie Trad has been removed from all dealings with Brisbane's Cross River Rail project.
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The Queensland government has failed to obtain rights to use nets and drum lines to catch and kill sharks near the Great Barrier Reef.
Published on: GreenCareer

ACT residents have been asked to do the heavy lifting in combatting climate change.
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The Greens have failed in a bid to abolish a $1.2 billion federal government “slush fund” for Catholic and independent schools.
Published on: EducationCareer

The Australian Public Service Commission wants to keep public servants out of documents obtained under FOI.
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A class action could be launched into the Federal Government’s ‘robodebt’ scheme.
Published on: EducationCareer

New research suggests Sydney's drinking water catchment is under threat from longwall mining operations.
Published on: GreenCareer

Reports say Josh Frydenberg ignored his departmental experts to block two wind turbines on Lord Howe Island in 2017.
Published on: GreenCareer

Queensland farmers are testing a biological fix for nitrogen fertiliser run-off.
Published on: GreenCareer

Calls are growing for an ASX-style water-trading market.
Published on: GreenCareer

Poor water management of the Murray-Darling Basin has led to an alarming decrease in platypus numbers, researchers say.
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The New South Wales cabinet is considering restricting water for irrigators in the Barwon-Darling during low-flow events.
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Australian researchers have developed a technique to lock up PFAS in contaminated soil.
Published on: ResearchCareer

Research shows some rice being imported into Australia contains higher than the recommended levels of arsenic, absorbed from contaminated groundwater.
Published on: GreenCareer

Safe Work Australia has released a new guide for working with silica and silica containing products.
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One of the biggest occupational hazards for astronauts may seem mundane from our Earth-bound perspective - dust.
Published on: ResearchCareer

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I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, Commodore-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

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