Calling the shots is an ongoing challenge for parents from the day a youngster is born. Cosima Marriner made inquiries.
They are one of the most cavernous limestone areas in NSW, featuring rare blue stalactites, stalagmites, and 443 million-year-old Gondwana fossils formed as the ancient continent slowly sank towards the South Pole. But the Cliefden Caves will go under water again if a dam across the Belubula River gets the nod.
Though short of sleep, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop keeps calm and focused while representing her country abroad.
Eamonn Duff spoke to the four teenagers, from contrasting backgrounds, who are currently undergoing residential therapy, for ice addiction, at the Ted Noffs Program for Adolescent Life Management (PALM) Program in Randwick. Interviews were approved by the teenagers, their parents and the foundation.
A pharmaceutical giant says it will ban a product that has been polluting Sydney Harbour.
The fracturing of the Palmer United Party is causing a power shift in Parliament.
The United States is becoming increasingly divided over gun control but while the argument rages its children keep dying.
The draft plan has been release ahead of schedule and shows 10,000 more homes than previously thought.
Three years ago, she was attending one of the state's top primary schools in Waverley. Today, she is 14 years old and so consumed by her addiction to the drug ice, she has sold her body on Sydney's streets to fund her next fix.
The 2014 state election campaign can already be crowned the most rock 'n' roll election outing in Australian history.