The Queensland LNP fallout after Peter Dutton’s failed PM coup

LNP Queensland president Gary Spence was re-elected unopposed despite insiders telling the ABC he was pressured to resign by some within his own party, after his role in the federal leadership spill last month. Political reporter Allyson Horn looks at whether the internal tensions within the party are just a storm in a tea cup or a sign of trouble ahead.

Morrison and Frydenberg get to work as Liberals pick through the wreckage

Australia's 30th Prime Minister Scott Morrison begins his first day in the job discussing possible ministerial appointments with his colleagues, as Liberals jostle for positions on the new-look frontbench.

Defiant Turnbull says Dutton must prove his eligibility

Malcolm Turnbull is refusing to resign, saying a form of madness has overcome those in the Liberal Party who want to change leaders. He also says it's critically important to get the Solicitor-General's advice on rival Peter Dutton's eligibility to sit in Parliament.