Sleek plans for Western Sydney’s airport revealed, but residents in the dark over flight paths

Artist’s impressions reveal an indoor garden and towering ceilings but residents living near the multi-billion-dollar project may have to wait years before finding out the exact location of flight paths.

‘Whoo-hoo’ — on the hunt for the elusive powerful owl

Citizen scientists take to bushland around southern Queensland with acoustic monitors to try and record Australia’s largest and most elusive owl to help find and protect their threatened habitat.

‘I’m not OK, mate’: How a cold shower led Ron to uncover a problem with his finances

Tens of thousands of households are having their electricity disconnected for not paying their bills, but there’s more to the problem than just high energy prices.

Meet the Australians who carved a slice of coastal paradise in a major industrial engine room

The heavy industrial area of Kwinana is home to Perth’s only remaining beach shack community, but there are fears a new container port could destroy the simple lifestyle the locals have worked so hard to preserve.

The ‘blue economy’ is on the rise. But with an ocean of opportunity comes risks

The ‘blue economy’ is opening up an ocean of opportunity. We have floating wind farms and hotels — Russia even has a nuclear facility at sea. But is it enlightened or exploitative?