Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said he has never supported a carbon tax, as debate about a climate policy review process threatens new disunity and political strife within the Coalition.
Joanne McCarthy More than 80 Catholic and Anglican Church priests and other representatives – including women - are alleged to have committed child sex crimes against Hunter children over decades, newly released data analysis and evidence to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has revealed.
Lisa Visentin, Megan Levy A man has died after he and another camper were struck by lightning during a camping trip on the top of Mount Warning, near Murwillumbah, as severe thunderstorms hit the state's north on Tuesday morning.
James Robertson Sydney Now: What you need to know today
Peter Martin, Darren Gray Victoria has become Australia's most divided state as the economic fortunes of Melbourne soar while those in the rest of the state crumble faster than anywhere else in the nation.
Rachel Browne Nina Dillon Britton was a confident young student until she was undermined by her male peers. A survey of 22,000 young Australians shows her experience is not isolated.
Sean Nicholls A Fairfax/ReachTEL poll reveals mixed feelings about a controversial overhaul of the corruption watchdog but strong support for the Treasurer to succeed Premier Mike Baird
Daniel Burdon A former Catholic headmaster of a Queanbeyan primary school allegedly sexually assaulted a student in his care in the mid 1960s on "numerous occasions", but died before the case against him was settled last month.
Andrew Pearson and Kate McIlwain The 18-month-old girl suffered chest and abdominal injuries in the accident.
Michael Koziol Indian energy giant has seemingly shot its own appeal for public funding in the foot.
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Roll up your sleeves and lend a hand at the January rodeo in Wingham
Bucketts Way Neighbourhood Group has reached its goal for a new vehicle.
The newly formed Energise Gloucester group holds their first information session for the community.