The BCA says serious budget repair is needed to avoid big cuts to social services and living standards.

The $2 billion expansion of the Snowy Mountains hydro scheme has been met with excitement and cynicism.
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Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has brought a gaggle of rural mayors to India to push for the Carmichael mine.
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The environment minister has ordered a review of governance of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA).
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The Australian Bureau of Statistics is sacking over 150 staff to balance its shrinking budget.

Courts have quashed questions over the legality of Santos’ water treatment plant in the Pilliga forest.
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The Federal Government says the “success” of its cashless welfare card trial means it will continue.
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Labor has secured a resounding win in WA, and now unions want their dues.
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Some key non-mining industries are concerned about the rise of protectionism.
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The South Australian government has unveiled a $550 million plan to tame the state’s power supplies and prices.
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Queensland Police has showed off its latest robotic recruit.
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Local government associations want to confirm the return of indexation of Financial Assistance Grants (FAGs).
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Two senior staff have left Brisbane City Council in the wake of a $60 million tech blowout.
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Hobart City Council is taking a high tech approach to parking fines.
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The NSW Government is opening a science-focused school to be run by the Catholic Education office.
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NBN Co is ploughing resources into fixing the troubled Sky Muster satellite service.
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South Australian councils are restricting the use of drones.
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The Queensland Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) has announced it will hold a public hearing about the 2016 Gold Coast City Council election.
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Tasmanian councils are fighting to retain control of TasWater.
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The Federal Government has put up millions to fund smart tech projects for local government.
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Shadow Minister for Human Services Linda Burney says the Turnbull government’s treatment of DHS staff is “disgusting”.