‘It’s heartbreaking. It’s fearful’: Erin Brockovich announces largest class action in Australian history

Up to 40,000 people are suing the Federal Government over PFAS chemical contamination, arguing their property values have plummeted. It’s the largest class action in Australian history — and it’s backed by Erin Brockovich….

Murray-Darling chief apologises for public release of dam satellite images

The head of the Murray-Darling Basin Authority apologises for mistakenly publishing a report that identified farms via satellite imagery, which is now subject to investigation.

Water traders without a connection to farming are ‘failing the pub test’, says Minister

Sussan Ley says she believes only people who have a “connection to farming” should be allowed to own water in the Murray-Darling Basin.

How the spread of insurance red zones could trigger a property crunch

Insurance premiums for thousands of Australians are likely to double or even triple within decades. New data reveals the suburbs facing the biggest jumps.