The cost of rehabilitating the mine on the doorstep of the World-Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park will be almost $300 million higher than previous estimates, Energy Resources of Australia concedes.
Whyalla's city council anticipates its population will "explode" from 22,000 to 80,000 in the next 10 to 20 years as the regional South Australian centre embarks on an ambitious upgrade to its steelworks and local infrastructure.
Whyalla's city council anticipates its population will "explode" from 22,000 to 80,000 by 2040, as the regional South Australian centre unveils plans to upgrade its steelworks and local infrastructure.
Northern Territory police have returned to the remote outpost of Larrimah as they continue investigating the disappearance of 70-year-old Paddy Moriarty and his dog.
International flights between the "Silicon Valley" of China, Shenzhen, and Darwin are less than half-full, four months after the direct link began, prompting some to question if the deal is giving Territorians value for money.
Tennis is emerging as the dominant sport and social event in some tiny towns as small communities battle to maintain social networks.
Patients in regional Australia will soon be able to be treated by doctors on medical jets, saving crucial time and lives.
Almost a year on from the day locals first raised the alarm, the disappearance of Larrimah man Paddy Moriarty, 70, and his kelpie Kellie remains a disturbing mystery. Larrimah — already a dysfunctional tangle of disputes and disagreements — is now in a state of disarray.