Transport projects across the country have blown out in cost by at least $28 billion in the past 15 years, according to an independent think-tank.
Adam Carey Poor cost analysis by Australian governments when announcing large transport projects has led to a $28 billion blowout since 2000, an analysis by the Grattan Institute has found.
Julie Power For nine days, 18 volunteers and members of the Broken Hill Women's Auxiliary have been doing what other local women have done every October for 50 years: making Christmas puddings.
Sean Nicholls Branch members could be given more say in preselections but party officials are likely to retain significant influence
Kirsty Needham Minister had "a sense of frustration with the arts bureaucracy", so now they are gone.
Sarah Muller A daylight attack in Sydney's west left a man in hospital with gunshot wounds and the gunman on the run on Saturday afternoon.
Michael Evans The beautifully handcrafted letter affixed to the front window is the first sign of the passing of a slice history: "Thank you all for your patronage and care given to us over the past forty-six and a half years, it is greatly appreciated. God bless, Charlie and Colleen."
Matthew Knott Thousands of pregnant mothers will lose money under a government crackdown on paid parental leave that could start as early as January.
Amelia Zhou The protest comes after NSW Premier Mike Baird backflipped on his initial decision to ban greyhound racing earlier this month after industry backlash and opposition.
Michaela Whitbourn The voices of the St Mary's Cathedral choir soared but the mood was sombre as a prayer was offered for Maria Claudia Lutz and her family, who were found dead in their Davidson home.
Fans of The Block will have the chance to meet contestants Kim and Chris on Saturday, October 29.
Councillors are excited that an all-abilities playground would be built in the shire's north.
A man has been taken to hospital after being found with stab wounds in Claymore this afternoon.