Affected workers say the cut will see their families' incomes slashed by thousands of dollars each year.
Lisa Visentin "Visitors will be blown away by ICC Sydney," says Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance ahead of its first public open day.
James Robertson The state government has held confidential talks with commercial operators and organisations that have Christian mission statements as part of a controversial outsourcing proposal for Sport and Recreation Centres used for thousands of school camps every year.
Tom McIlroy A loophole is allowing the Liberal Party elder to pocket his entire $200,000 a year pension on top of full pay for new envoy role.
Fairfax Media has been nominated in 11 categories at this year's Walkley Awards for excellence in Australian journalism.
Eryk Bagshaw NSW education leaders have savaged the Board of Studies for "sabotaging its own syllabuses" by issuing "insanely difficult to read" documents to the state's teachers for changes to the mathematics curriculum.
Anna Patty A Sydney labour-hire company owner who says she hired young Asian workers because they are 'younger, cheaper and faster than locals who are old and slow'.
Rachel Browne Students were sexually abused by other children at some of Australia's most prestigious schools, a royal commission has heard.
Michael Koziol A male staffer for a Liberal MP in New South Wales attempted to identify himself as a woman as part of a sneaky factional deal to win an executive position in a student election.
James Massola, Nick McKenzie Malcolm Turnbull has publicly contradicted his predecessor, Tony Abbott, declaring the former prime minister's office had been aware of negotiations in 2015 to trade a senate vote for a change in gun laws.
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The Eden library, Eden Access Centre and Eden Visitor Information Centre's co-hosted Open Day was a success.
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Bruce Pascoe of Mallacoota is one of the educators at the forefront of revising Australian history.