Parts of Melbourne’s CBD were brought to a standstill today as tens of thousands of people rallied in support of the ACTU’s push to increase the minimum wage. and improvements in conditions for casual workers. NUTTCHANOK CHIAMSAKUL reports.
Kids Under Cover are stepping in to help prevent young people from becoming homeless. ANGELICA SNOWDEN looks at a group that’s making a difference.
Questions have been raised about the freedom and safety of the press in Nicaragua, after violent protests resulted in the death of a journalist. SALONEE MISTRY reports.
As aftershocks from a major earthquake continue to rock Papua New Guinea, experts fear children are suffering significant trauma and stress. JORDYN GRUBISIC reports.
Victoria’s coast is suffering from plastic pollution, and a Gippsland group is doing its best to fix that. DAVID McALPINE reports.
A body found in Werribee Gorge State Park is believed to be that of missing Mt Waverley man Yiwei Chu, who has been missing for almost three weeks. AMBER SCHULTZ reports.
Australia’s first pill testing trial at Groovin’ the Moo last weekend was a big success, according to Australia’s largest drug and alcohol youth treatment service. SOPHIE GRIFFITHS reports
Groovin’ the Moo hits Bendigo tomorrow and yes, you can have a good time and still be eco-friendly. SHELBY BROOKS reports
Emma O’Kelly was a perfectly healthy 21-year-old until a rare autoimmune disease suddenly left her paralysed. But this Sunday, Emma will stand at the start line of the Wings for Life World Run. ELLIANA SALTALAMACCHIA tells her story.
A book that many young men have said changed their lives actually stokes “fear and hatred”, an academic says. PHOEBE LAY and SAM O’CONNELL look at a modern phenomenon.