Concerns grow over fate of Sydney’s last government-owned sandstone building | Australia news

The New South Wales opposition fears that the chief secretary’s office, one of Sydney’s finest sandstone buildings and home to the office of the “father of federation”, Sir Henry Parkes, could be sold – now that its key tenant is moving out. The Berejiklian government announced on Friday that the …

Tathra bushfire: class action considered against government-owned utility | Australia news

Lawyers are investigating a potential class action over the Tathra bushfires, alleging failings by the government-owned corporation responsible for maintaining and inspecting the state’s power lines. On Thursday, the Rural Fire Service released its early findings into the cause of the fire, which destroyed 65 houses and 35 caravans and …