Margaret River is world famous for its wine and surf, but the town is grappling with the aftermath of trauma, homelessness and perceived social division, according to a new report.
Stainforth Court was a troubled public housing estate in Hobart; a "weeping social sore" synonymous with violence and crime. But for the people who lived there, it was home — and they have mixed feelings about its redevelopment.
The Morrison Government is set to develop Australia's first national strategy for domestic violence prevention, including a $70 million pledge to develop strategies to target negative community attitudes and beliefs that lead to violence.
The too-often deadly consequences of dowry-related abuse in Australia must urgently be tackled with new national laws identifying the "pernicious" cultural practice as a form of domestic violence, the final report of a Senate inquiry recommends.
The NT's former Aboriginal affairs minister says successive governments have "ripped off" remote Aboriginal communities by redirecting federal funds to prop up the Darwin suburbs. But how? And why hasn't the Commonwealth intervened?
With the days of lax lending standards over and those of increased paperwork checks for borrowers in, experts say a HELP debt could become a bigger liability when it comes time to applying for a home loan.
After almost 12 years serving under three NSW premiers, the Family and Community Services Minister will not be recontesting her seat of Goulburn at the next election.
Labor has pledged borrow big and spend large, with a swag of major infrastructure projects set to start in their second term of government.
As President Emmanuel Macron's popularity continues to plummet, French protesters take to the streets over rising fuel costs, an issue that taps into broader disquiet about the direction of the Fifth Republic.
Following a disaster, renters can face eviction, homelessness or be forced to live in a damaged property. Many don't have the insurance to cope, but it's not because they can't afford it, write Kate Isabel Booth and Chloe Lucas.