‘Unprecedented stockpiling of recycling’ could cost Queensland councils $50 million per year, inquiry hears

‘Unprecedented stockpiling of recycling’ could cost Queensland councils $50 million per year, inquiry hears

Updated April 30, 2018 13:05:36 Photo: Waste from yellow bins in Ipswich has been going straight to landfill for six weeks. (Four Corners) Related Story: Council backflips on recycling dump, wants fewer pizza boxes in yellow bins Related Story: What is going on in Queensland with recycling? Queensland ratepayers may …

Murray-Darling Basin: Unprecedented letter from community advisors sent to Canberra to try save plan

Murray-Darling Basin: Unprecedented letter from community advisors sent to Canberra to try save plan

Posted April 26, 2018 10:07:55 An apolitical, community advisory group in the Murray-Darling Basin has taken the unprecedented step of writing to politicians asking for its support in a key piece of legislation which will decide the future of the basin plan. The plan hangs in balance with state governments …

Australia hosting unprecedented numbers of international students

Australia hosting unprecedented numbers of international students

Updated April 18, 2018 08:37:27 Australia is hosting unprecedented numbers of international students, who now make up more than a quarter of enrolments at some universities. Key points: The number of international students has increased by 12 per cent to 525,054 Students from China make up the largest proportion of …