The selected teams for round six of the AFL season, starting with the Collingwood v Essendon Anzac Day clash.
From the subject of prime ministerial launches promising solutions for the moral challenge of a generation, to a lonely minister holding an afternoon press conference in the shadow of the nation’s most-revered public holiday: climate change policy has fallen so far in Australia’s political life that the government gives a good impression of hoping we ignore it.
Green groups and climate economists have rounded on the Abbott government’s direct action policy after key details of its centrepiece, an emissions reduction fund, were revealed on Thursday.
In the early afternoon of August 5, 1914, the German cargo ship SS Pfalz prepared to leave Melbourne, then steamed for the heads of Port Phillip Bay.
Melbourne Storm and Cronulla remain the favourites to sign the Benji Marshall but St George Illawarra, Parramatta and North Queensland are also believed to be interested in discussions.
After confounding pundits - and even many of its own supporters - to be on the cusp of the top eight early in the season, St Kilda now faces the challenge of winning when it is expected to.
The City of Melbourne has flagged spending up to $155,000 on a memorial to two Aboriginal men who in 1842 were the city’s first people to be publicly executed.
A division of the Coroner's Court that was set up to review family-related deaths has produced just one report in five years despite hundreds of domestic violence murders.
Alex Leapai's trainer Noel Thornberry will urge WBA officials to ensure Wladimir Klitschko doesn't turn the world title fight into a wrestling match when the rival camps convene for a crucial rules meeting on Friday.
The VRC St Leger is tucked away towards the end of the season, bookended by the Australian and South Australian derbies.