Category: Australia news

‘Billionaire biffo’ shines light on hugely ambitious $30bn Sun Cable solar project

The row between Mike Cannon-Brookes and Andrew Forrest reveals the technical, economic and even geopolitical hurdles to completionFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily new…

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2022 in review: is this the year Australia faced its climate reckoning?

The environmental crisis changed the political tide in 2022. There are some reasons to be optimistic about the outlook ahead – but much more to be doneGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe year 2022 is likely to b…

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Australia news live: Penny Wong flies home after China talks; Liberal brand ‘not fit for purpose’

The foreign affairs minister is on her way back to Australia after a crucial diplomatic mission to rebuild ties with Beijing; internal Liberal party review says it must rebuild grassroots to regain power, report saysGet our morning and afternoon news e…

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Eight more bans for Melbourne football violence – as it happened

This blog is now closedScott Morrison’s poor standing led to Liberals’ ‘most serious’ election loss, party review findsGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastPrivate hospitals nurses to walk off the job for first time …

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Anthony Albanese labels NSW energy deal ‘one of the biggest announcements’ he’ll make in office

Deal to connect Snowy 2.0 and renewable zones was struck in return for support for coal price capFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastAnthony Albanese has lab…

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