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Statewide: Greens want 300 new trams for Melbourne

Statewide: Greens want 300 new trams for Melbourne

November 22, 2018

The Victorian Greens are seeking a major upgrade to Melbourne's tram network in the lead up to this month's state election. Nikita Helm reports.

Statewide: Greens call for LGBTQI protections

Statewide: Greens call for LGBTQI protections

November 22, 2018

Debate surrounding laws that allow the discrimination of LGBTQI students and teachers has sparked controversy. The Victorian Greens are calling for inclusion for all. Maddison Wrench reports.

Statewide: Level crossing removal still divides Carrum

Statewide: Level crossing removal still divides Carrum

November 22, 2018

It’s been welcomed by some and vindicated by others but everyone agrees that the Victorian level crossing removal project will have a big impact on votes in the state election. James Burgess has more.

ABC comedy pilot puts “disability in the mainstream”

ABC comedy pilot puts “disability in the mainstream”

November 20, 2018

Their aim is to put “disability-identifying people on screen in a way that the Australian public has never seen before”.

Volunteer fire crews say “we’re ready”

Volunteer fire crews say “we’re ready”

November 19, 2018

For local fire brigade volunteers in the Yarra Valley, dry conditions are a worrying sign for the coming season. Dylan J Bruce reports.

Statewide: Elder, the wielder of power in Catholic education

Statewide: Elder, the wielder of power in Catholic education

October 31, 2018

How has former Liberal MP Stephen Elder gained so much influence over Catholic education in Victoria?

Explained: Crime and the Victorian election

Explained: Crime and the Victorian election

October 26, 2018

Opposition Leader Matthew Guy has promised to make the election a “referendum on crime”. So what are the issues? what do the stats show? what are both major parties promising? and what do the experts say?

Hard times to shine in the “men’s game”

Hard times to shine in the “men’s game”

October 25, 2018

Such has been the growth of women's football in recent years, nearly one in three grassroots footballers are now female. But the players have found that this comes at a cost. Matthew Donald reports.

Every breath she takes

Every breath she takes

October 25, 2018

A brave teenager endures, despite having an incurable disease that limits people's lifespan to an average of 37 years. Mikaela Turner reports.

Changing course, changing the culture

Changing course, changing the culture

October 25, 2018

It's been a year since the release of the Change the Course report about sexual assault and harassment at Australian universities. Has anything changed?

The unexpected race to save some of our cultural icons

The unexpected race to save some of our cultural icons

October 24, 2018

Science and museums are in a race against time to save our plastic heritage.

Weedkiller still available, despite cancer links

Weedkiller still available, despite cancer links

October 24, 2018

Roundup - the easy way to keep weed away from crops. But what does it do to our food?

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