We asked for your election questions — you told us three things

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.

Crumbling and corroded: Long list of safety issues at Clive Palmer’s nickel refinery

Leaking chemicals, a disintegrating asbestos roof and crumbling structures are among the list of concerns recently raised by authorities looking into Clive Palmer's nickel refinery near Townsville in north Queensland.

300 public service job cuts planned in NT cost-cutting blitz

The NT Government announces plans for the new public service jobs cap at the same time as it stares down a no-confidence motion in parliament, brought on by the Opposition CLP who accused the Government of mishandling the economy.

Blowing the whistle on the Australian Taxation Office could land this man in jail

Richard Boyle faces the possibility of lengthy prison term for blowing the whistle on ATO debt collection practices, but experts say he could be a test case for the public interest disclosure defence.

Concerns raised over funding grants to Great Barrier Reef Foundation

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.

Adani to get ‘show cause’ notice over coal-laden floodwaters at Abbot Point

The Queensland Government is poised to act against Indian energy giant Adani over the release of coal-laden floodwaters from its coal port at Abbot Point in the state's north.

Staff member from Trade and Investment Qld sacked over alleged ‘sophisticated’ fraud

'Deeply disappointed' Trade and Investment Queensland chief executive officer Paul Martyn says the alleged serious fraud was an 'isolated incident' after a staff member in the South Korean office of is sacked.