Coastal erosion at Fremantle beaches worsens after the weekend's storms, and experts say the trend is set to continue, while the council struggles to find a long-term solution that won't restrict amenities.
The Russian Ambassador does not accept Australia's demand for compensation for the families of the MH17 victims, and accuses the Joint Investigation Team of relying on evidence from 'tainted' organisations.
South Australian institutional child sexual abuse victims will be eligible for compensation under the national redress scheme, leaving Western Australia as the only state yet to sign up.
The State Government says it has drafted legislation to keep dangerous paedophiles like Colin Humphrys behind bars, but it wants to see the outcome of the appeal in his case before it puts new laws before parliament.
Like his controversial performances, artist Mike Parr divides Hobart council over his sub-Macquarie Street installation, with Mayor Ron Christie wanting it dug elsewhere.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces the mass cull as the country tries to eradicate a strain of disease-causing bacteria.