One of the last hurdles for dredging near the Great Barrier Reef is being approached today, with the main authority in charge of the marine park set to make its decision on the potentially destructive plan.

The industry body representing Australia’s vegetable growers has taken steps to protect its crop

The National Farmers’ Federation says it wants consumers to pay the right price, but does not want government to decide what that might be.

The Federal Government has found a new place to make cost-saving cuts – reducing the allowances of Defence personnel in the Middle East.

An online survey is seeking the views of bicyclists in the Northern Territory, in order to inform the construction of a biking network.

The WA Local Government Association has moved into the “greenest of green” new place of business, saying it hopes to set the standard for others to follow.

Some authorities have accused Australian gas companies of cooking up a domestic gas crisis to pressure governments for more approvals.

An opposition spokesperson has warned an expanded work-for-the-dole program will probably not fix unemployment.

A Federal Minister has warned bad things will happen if wage negotiations are not controlled, calling on unions and employers to take it easy.

One large cattle station has become the site of the latest major conservation project in the Northern Territory.

Insiders expect China will soon announce a new high-speed rail connection through Laos, Thailand and Malaysia and Singapore.

Some major energy providers have made their pitch ahead of the Renewable Energy Target review this year, claiming the figure should now be lowered.

The Queensland Bus Industry Council (QBIC) wants to help the state’s drivers shape-up, launching a plan to improve the health of workers in a high-risk arena.

Engineers Australia has welcomed the Federal Government’s Commission of Inquiry into a large-scale dredging project spill in Queensland.

The New South Wales government has brought back a scheme that paid farmers to improve their safety.

Reports by multiple Australian media outlets have shown a high level of corruption in construction, with several unions accused of handing lucrative contracts to criminals.

The Australian Industry Group has joined the Australian Logistics Council (ALC) in calling for the end of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal’s (RSRT).

A massive diamond has been uncovered in southern Africa, measuring slightly less than 100 carats.

The United States’ Federal Aviation Administration has ordered inspections of Boeing 767s, to check for a problem that could see pilots to lose control.

With nuclear energy seemingly at its least popular in years, many have begun to neglect the benefits of the power source that never really made it.

Two champions of a renewable energy future have been honoured this Australia Day.

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