Music festival organiser says new regulations are ‘an invasion of civil liberties’

NSW music festival operators have criticised the new strict licencing scheme, saying it stifles the music industry and that festival-goers should be free to take their own risks.

Leonie Moekette used alcohol to ‘numb the pressures’ of being a working mum

Australian working mums are increasingly asking their GPs for help to cut back on booze, doctors are reporting. Experts say it points to an alarming trend of the "mummy juice" wine culture going too far.

The big issues for young regional Australians

Climate change, drugs and mental health — what do the next generation think are the most pressing issues facing regional Australians?