The Tasmanian Labor party brushes aside a new poll and speculation it has dropped the ball on it election campaign trail, claiming strong internal polling points to a Rebecca White-led win next Saturday.
Catherine Marriott, the woman who filed a sexual harassment complaint against outgoing Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce, says she did it to speak up against inappropriate behaviour.
Malcolm Turnbull appears to have pulled off an impressive feat of navigation — successfully charting Donald Trump's temperament and helping steer an old alliance closer towards full health, writes Andrew Probyn.
Large banners on pubs and clubs around Tasmania financed by the pro-pokies lobby warn voters "Labor and the Greens think you're stupid" — but local councils say the signs may need to be pulled down as they are too big or permits were not sought for their display.
Hundreds of competitors in the Rottnest Channel Swim are pulled from the water after a 3-to-4-metre great white shark is spotted in the area.
Six men who died when the trawler Dianne sank off the central Queensland coast have been remembered at a private memorial in Bundaberg held alongside the salvaged fishing boat.