A $4.4 billion contract to build new trains for Queensland was flawed and illegal "from day one" and the problems were known "when the contract was signed", an inquiry finds.
The WA Government foreshadows a "substantial" budget surplus for this financial year — one year ahead of schedule and the first time the budget has been in the black for six years.
Subcontractors welcome new laws that will protect payments for those working on government contracts — but they are unlikely to be protected if the head contractor goes into administration, leading to a push for laws to be strengthened further.
A green energy project by Carnegie Clean Energy that would power homes in a marginal electorate — it seemed like an irresistible political prospect. So how did things go so wrong?
All of Adelaide's suburban train services will be suspended for two days during the first cricket Test against India in a move the Opposition says will embarrass the state.
The future of the Overland train between Adelaide and Melbourne is on shaky ground with the South Australian Government axing any future funding for the service.
The ACT Government announces it is cutting ties with the Teach for Australia program, aimed at attracting people from non-teaching careers, citing concerns over value for money and retention rates.
A rebel Liberal MP says he "had no choice" but to cross the floor over debate on a contentious mining bill in South Australia's Parliament, leading to him being labelled as "destructive" and a "bloody fool".