The Aboriginal community of Scotdesco on South Australia's west coast pins its hopes on farming saltbush to overcome shockingly high levels of unemployment.
Tasmanian moves to address one of UNESCO's stinging criticisms about its proposed management plan for the Wilderness World Heritage Area - that the area's cultural value, particularly to the Aboriginal community, be properly defined.
A four-year-old mare with blue eyes and a distinctive bald face is quickly developing a cult following just two races into her career.
They are braced for a fast and furious grand final, but the Western Bulldogs hope their grit in clutch moments can propel them past Sydney to their first AFL premiership in more than half a century.
African nations hit out at Western-based charities for "dictating" how they should protect endangered elephants at the world's biggest wildlife trade conference.
Top EU officials are urging the international community to intensify peace efforts in Syria after denouncing the "deliberate targeting" of a humanitarian convoy last week.