Troubled swimming champion Grant Hackett says he will seek help for mental health issues both in Australia and overseas, days after his arrest over a disturbance at his parents' Gold Coast home.
Amid a massive spike in heroin overdose deaths, families who have lost loved ones are pleading with the Victorian Government to introduce a safe injecting room.
Workers at Adelaide's Coca-Cola production factory have had their shifts cancelled and a meeting has been called for Wednesday morning leaving about 150 jobs in doubt, the union says.
The first national survey of housing tenants has revealed renters in Australia lack the power to demand standard property maintenance. Here's just some of the experiences Australian renters have faced.
Vegetable growers in rural areas around Perth fear bankruptcy after a quarantine lock-down following the discovery of the tomato potato psyllid.
WA Labor says it will not impose any new taxes or tax increases on West Australians if it wins government in next month's state election, while the Premier holds on to hope for action on GST distribution.