One of the key lawyers in the Mabo case has described the proposal to enshrine an Indigenous voice in the constitution as modest and conservative.
Matthew Knott Warnings Catholic schools will have to hike their fees by $5000 a year have been rubbished by one of the country's largest archdioceses.
Tom McIlroy Relocation costs for department secretaries remain generous despite crackdown.
David Wroe, National Security Correspondent The recently retired Defence head Dennis Richardson has said Australia should carry out its own "freedom-of-navigation" naval operation to challenge China's claim over waters surrounding artificial islands in the South China Sea.
Scientists have learned how golden staph changes its shape to thwart last-line antibiotics.
Andrew Taylor There will be fewer staff and less space to teach visual arts students when the Sydney College of the Arts is moved to the University of Sydney's main campus.
Fergus Hunter Deputy Prime Minister rejects call for a constitutionally-enshrined Indigenous body to influence policy in Canberra.
Stephanie Peatling A Liberal leaning think tank has written to all MPs urging them to vote against the Turnbull government's bank levy saying it amounts to "quasi nationalisation" of the major banks and will impede economic growth.
Adam Gartrell Leaked documents reveal the government's top health officials have joined a secret taskforce.
Adam Gartrell, Health Correspondent A radical overhaul of hospital funding has been rejected by Health Minister Greg Hunt.
See some of the competitors in the Bream competition at Taree
See the golf action at the Krambach Golf Club open day
See the Nurse of the Year awards at Manning Hospital
Seven Manning players in winning Hunter Region team
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Forster Dolphins hit the century against Myall Coast
Jetgo Australia says the service between Port Macquarie and Melbourne is no longer viable.