The Barossa Valley is recognised for its wine and tourism, but some bird species are beginning to disappear because of habitat fragmentation and noisy miners.
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.
While one in six Gold Coast properties could become ‘uninsurable’ due to natural disasters, its council has not had a climate change strategy since 2014.
The NSW Government will discuss establishing a national park south of Sydney to protect the state’s last chlamydia-free koala colony under threat by urban expansion.
Ecologists say land clearing near a national park where the Government is trying to re-establish a bilby population shows the state isn’t doing enough to protect native habitat.
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.
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.
The Liberals’ plan to open up World Heritage Area and national parks to more tourism developments has been contentious from day one — now, it has attracted the attention of Tasmania’s auditor-general.
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 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?