Police are called to a Gold Coast theme park as more than a dozen animal rights activists climb the roof of Dreamworld's front entrance. It's the third popular tourist attraction to be targeted by the group.
Students defy the Prime Minister's calls to stay in school and instead gather in their thousands in capital cities and regional centres to protest against inaction on climate change.
Students across Australia are taking time out of the classroom to rally for action on climate change. The PM wants "more learning" and "less activism in schools", but experts say it's "all part of a civics education".
The organisation has been listed as an extremist group by the FBI, and a petition has been delivered to Parliament calling on its founder to be banned from entering the country.
About 100 members of one of the country's largest superannuation funds are asked to pay back tens of thousands of dollars after errors left accounts incorrect for years.
Resources companies will need to financially contribute to rehabilitate abandoned mines in Queensland, under legislation passed in State Parliament. But the new rules don't apply to existing mines.
One of Queensland's last remaining commercial shark fishermen warns shark numbers in north Queensland are "out of control" and he is surprised there have not been far more people mauled by the animals.
Anti-protest laws promised by the Tasmanian Liberals are overdue because "lawyers are scratching their heads" and unable to find a way around a High Court ruling that saw them thrown out the first time, activist Bob Brown says.
There are no roads, no sewerage, no bridge, and no water but the Queensland Government overrules a local council giving the green light to a plan to build 700 homes and hundreds more units on a remote island.