The Liberal Party didn’t have an election victory in Victoria. Here’s why

The Liberal party's weak results in Victoria defied its victories around the rest of the country. The party has three years to turn things around, writes former Liberal candidate Asher Judah.

Three things went very right for the Nationals as they overcome their year of scandals

Having retained all 16 of their seats, welcomed a record number of women to the party and consolidated under leader Michael McCormack, there could be a renewed sense of stability for the country-based party, writes Lucy Barbour.

Voters back more action on climate change, renewables and electric cars

More than 80 per cent of Australians want the Government to take more action on climate change. That's 20 percentage points higher than in 2013.