Labor and Greens voters regard the environment as their number one concern, whereas Coalition voters nominate the economy as the single most important issue to them, the ABC's Vote Compass survey reveals.
A regional council left with a massive bill for removing 500 trolleys from an underwater graveyard near its wharf says it could force major retailers Coles and Woolworths to pay.
The Australian Workers' Union demands tougher regulation following Friday's blaze at a waste storage business that injured two workers and spewed thick black smoke over Melbourne.
Over the past seven weeks, ABC readers have been submitting questions about the NSW election — in the process, you actually told us three things would decide your vote this Saturday. Here's a peek.
Crabs dwelling in Lake Macquarie, a popular fishing spot north of Sydney, are absorbing concerning levels of cadmium from sediment, an EPA report reveals, but locals say the public has not been warned.
While many farmers are struggling with drought, some have found a pathway to recovery using regenerative agriculture techniques.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison will today launch a pre-election climate change policy, pledging $2 billion for projects to bring down Australia's emissions.
The Queensland Government defends giving almost $3.5 million of taxpayer dollars to the controversial Great Barrier Reef Foundation, including more than $100,000 for a smartphone app that is yet to be delivered.
The Queensland Government is checking whether mining firm Adani has again breached its environmental licence for releasing water into a coastal wetland beside Abbot Point coal terminal.