Victoria's faunal emblem keeps its critically endangered status, in a decision from Environment Minister Sussan Ley that is likely to come as a blow to the state's embattled native logging industry.
A major bookmaker continues to offer financial incentives to prospective punters to bet online, despite a new code of practice that bans the practice to prevent problem gambling.
Will Victoria seriously say no to a free road? That's the question being asked by the Victorian Opposition and Scott Morrison's newly elected Federal Government. But Daniel Andrews is standing firm against the project even with $4 billion on the table.
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says he is "pleasantly surprised" by an election result that has his party set to lose just two of its Victorian MPs, as postal vote counts begin in the tightly contested seat of Chisholm.
The Federal Opposition Leader says he will end "cuts and chaos" from the Coalition in Victoria as he pledges $2 billion towards the Melbourne Metro Tunnel project.
Peter Killin's comments on a blog post encouraged conservative Christians to join the Liberal Party to help stop gay people from being elected to office and party positions.
Commercial builder Emad Farag says he will meet with residents to address issues in their apartments, as the Victorian Building Authority issues a three-year suspension to the builder "in the interests of the public".
The travel company at the centre of a string of controversies will host a Liberal Party fundraiser, just a week after it was revealed it did not charge Finance Minister Mathias Cormann for a family vacation.
A showdown looms in State Parliament over the 10-year extension of tolls on CityLink, which the Government argues is needed to pay for the $6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel.
A controversial sky rail will be built by the Victorian Government in Melbourne's inner-east, in order to remove a notoriously congested level crossing next to the Monash Freeway.