An election survey of Australian farmers finds immigration policies a winner but regional communications a loser for Malcolm Turnbull's government.
More than 200 responses overnight have mapped more than 100 areas of poor or no mobile or internet service in New England and North West.
TIM CONNELL, MATT CARR and IAN KIRKWOOD How the Newcastle Break Free protests unfolded on Sunday.
MICHAEL McGOWAN Local government in the Hunter is grappling with the rise of the accommodation site.
NATHANAEL COOPER POLL: The 19-year-old travelled to Bali in March last year and was reported missing.