Arts leaders have stepped up their campaign against the federal government's cuts to the Australia Council at a national day of protest that included a "mass dance action" to demonstrate their displeasure.
Paul McGeough Amid uncertainty over his planned expansion into Australia, sponsored and part-funded by the Abbott government, the Danish climate contrarian is unapologetic over secret donor funding and his own, at times, very large salary.
Tim Barlass It was never going to be easy with massive waves breaking off Queenscliff beach and the bombora further out. But that wasn't about to deter Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
Cameron Atfield The Liberal National Party has selected Ted O'Brien to take on Clive Palmer in the federal seat of Fairfax for the second time.
Clare Kermond Time-sensitive second-stage treatment for transgender kids is costly and subject to delays, which is causing massive distress to to this vulnerable group.
Adam Gartrell Australian taxpayers will be billed an estimated $115,000 for Prince Harry's month-long army secondment.
Julia Medew A senior surgeon who has been responsible for training junior doctors at Victoria's largest public hospital service has been accused of bullying, triggering multiple investigations into her conduct.
Alexandra Smith International full-fee paying students are studying the most over-crowded schools in Sydney at the same time as the NSW Department of Education clamps down on out-of-area enrolments.
The day's burning issues as seen through the eyes of The Herald's editorial cartoonist.
Nassim Khadem The combined impact of the two budgets for low and middle income people was "devastating", new analysis by the Australian Council of Social Service shows.
Photos from the Lilydale Lope.