Churches have offered them sanctuary. Now healthcare groups offer medical support.
Peter Martin and Nicole Hasham Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has all but ruled out a cut in income tax funded by an increase in the GST and has instead challenged state governments to impose land taxes in order to cut stamp duties.
Peter Martin Of all the questionable claims in the tax debate, the biggest it's that it's been a debate.
Carolyn Webb At Speed Date a Muslim, on each fortnight at a Brunswick cafe, ask a real-life Muslim woman anything you like, over tea and sweets.
Melissa Cunningham Terminally ill Bishop Ronald Mulkearns has reportedly spotted walking around the gardens of a nursing home.
Peter Hannam Leading scientists will use a national conference to appeal to the Turnbull government to intervene to reverse plans by the CSIRO to eliminate most of its climate roles amid claims the Prime Minister was "blind-sided" by the move.
Steve Lillebuen A rock climber suffered leg and back injuries after falling more than 30 metres in the Grampians.
Adam Morton A rising frequency of fires in Tasmania's wilderness threatens to destroy irreplaceable ancient ecosystems.
Julia Medew The doctor at the centre of the baby death scandal at Bacchus Marsh Hospital has broken his silence, defending himself and other doctors who worked for him during a series of "catastrophic" failures.