Country Fire Authority board won’t sign ‘unlawful’ pay deal

MELBOURNE: The firefighting crisis rocking the Andrews government has been thrown into further turmoil with… read more

Water playground allowed to open before testing proven it safe

PERTH: The WA Health Department appears to have broken its own public health rules by… read more

Turnbull pledges support for firefighters at Melbourne rally

MELBOURNE: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has promised new legislation to protect volunteer firefighters amid claims… read more

Stoush over a bowl of chips erupts in Tauranga

TAURANGA: This tale involves two men, a bowl of chips and a war of words…. read more