A lawyer who negotiated the surrender of two inmates who broke out of Greenough Prison last month says the pair feared for lives while they were on the run.
The ACT Government reveals the proposed shape of Canberra's version of ICAC, which will be armed with the ability to investigate police officers and have a discretionary ability to investigate past matters.
A small group of protesters who ambushed Malcolm Turnbull's press conference are linked to the Victorian Labor Party, adding to reports of dirty tactics in the Bennelong by-election.
An outspoken critic of advocacy within the charity sector is appointed as the Federal Government's new charities commissioner, as the head of the Australian Charities and Not-For-Profits Commission, a powerful role which allows him to decide on charity registration, regulation and investigation.
For the first time, the Northern Land Council is formally talking about devolving some of its powers and functions to an Aboriginal community corporation, which one traditional owner hopes will result in economic development and jobs on country.
The report cards from major stakeholders with a keen interest in the Tasmanian Government's new budget are in — and the results are mixed.