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Environment funding call

Environment funding call

September 13, 2019

A long-term environmentalist fears he might not be able to continue his work.

Pencil Rocket climbs the social media heights

Pencil Rocket climbs the social media heights

August 30, 2019

Social media is now a booming industry, which is fast becoming one of the main sources for busin...

Counselling call for the Big C

Counselling call for the Big C

August 30, 2019

Mental health remains the unspoken side effect of cancer

Call me Luke: Canterbury Girls’ Secondary College student took to Instagram

Call me Luke: Canterbury Girls’ Secondary College student took to Instagram

August 30, 2019

Fethers was hesitant to come out on social media as he was afraid of seeming “attention-seeking."

How much more can our koalas bear?

How much more can our koalas bear?

August 15, 2019

Claims that koala populations are already ‘functionally extinct’ have been disputed. Nonetheless there’s little comfort in the grim forecast facing Blinky Bill.

DISPOSABLE: Towards a safe injecting room

DISPOSABLE: Towards a safe injecting room

August 9, 2019

Thousands of people have used a safe drug-injecting centre in North Richmond since it opened a year ago.

Vandalism claims as Higgins goes to the polls

Vandalism claims as Higgins goes to the polls

May 18, 2019

In an otherwise respectful day of campaigning in the south-east Melbourne seat of Higgins, there were reports of vandalism at a Glen Iris booth where Greens and Labor signs were removed.

Apathy and long queues: as early voting opens in Deakin, the locals are frustrated

Apathy and long queues: as early voting opens in Deakin, the locals are frustrated

May 17, 2019

Voters in Deakin are feeling apathetic as they flock to pre-poll booths. Mengfan Lu reports.

Democracy in Colour asks voters to pledge against racism

May 17, 2019

Volunteers are making calls and knocking on doors urging voters to "vote stronger than fear." Dilpreet...

Catch our election night TV coverage here

Catch our election night TV coverage here

May 17, 2019

From 6pm (EST) on Saturday May 18 we covered the election aftermath live for three hours. Our broadcast...

From his St Kilda office, Derryn Hinch contemplates the prospect of another six years in the Senate

From his St Kilda office, Derryn Hinch contemplates the prospect of another six years in the Senate

May 17, 2019

Derryn Hinch reflects on his career and life thus far as he ponders what he might do with another six years in office. Grace Aicken reports.

The different faces and missions of Peta Murphy

The different faces and missions of Peta Murphy

May 17, 2019

The Labor candidate for Dunkley is an agent for change to her party, in the government and improve the lives of those living in her electorate. Stephanie Zhang and James Astley report.

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