Producers describe plans for a new abattoir near Port Pirie as a "complete game changer" for pastoralists, saving them thousands in freight costs.
The Country Women's Association wants politicians to be better behaved in the wake of sex scandals that have engulfed the political year.
Sex scandals have bookended the National Party's year and unearthed deep-seated problems that threaten its future ahead of the next federal election.
The head of a rural women's group warns remote workplaces are producing "horrific" cases of sexual harassment and assault — but corporations aren't paying attention to the issue.
Parents have slogged through sleepless nights for generations and survived the exhaustion that comes with round the clock feeding. But imagine 40 little mouths that demanded feeding five times a day?
A woman capable of the toughest stuff in the roughest country, "Toots" Holzheimer was a pioneer for frontier Australia and for feminism, and famous for outworking her male counterparts during the three decades she worked in remote freight transportation.
Rural training camps bring high hopes for students wanting to become balloon pilots in Australia's niche industry, with women holding the key to addressing a national pilot shortage.
No female toilets, pornography on the walls, and regular pranks by her male colleagues. Yvonne Ward reflects on her 40-year career as WA's first female sparky.
How female-friendly are informal networking events, during one of the world's largest mining conferences, where the wine and beer is served by topless waitresses?
Daily bus commutes of 170km will soon end for the country kids living in Pooncarie, NSW as the town's school is set to reopen after a six-year "recess".