Australia

Article
20 January 2017

The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission announced this week that Catch the Fire Ministries has lost it charitable status.

Article
19 January 2017

In possibly Australia’s most important privacy case to date, the Federal Court has dealt a severe blow to Australia’s information privacy laws by narrowing the definition of “personal information...

Audio interview
19 January 2017

Malcolm Turnbull's recent cabinet reshuffle means Australia will have its first ever federal Aboriginal minister, with West Australian MP, Ken Wyatt, given the portfolios of aged care and...

Report
18 January 2017

This report provides data that shows more than 73% of students who started university in 2005 and 2006 had completed their degree nine years after enrolling, including those who changed courses...

Submission
17 January 2017

This submission argues that government investment in first class research infrastructure is vital to the long-term sustainability of Australia’s research program, driving innovation, economic...

Report
17 January 2017

This research paper investigates the historical context in which the Defence Housing Authority (DHA) was initially established, the reasons for its establishment,and its current processes for...

Article
16 January 2017

When it comes to making your house comfortable and sustainable, prevention is better than cure.

Survey
16 January 2017

1,500 teachers, policy-makers and literacy academics across range of countries, including Australia and New Zealand, were asked to rate 17 literacy topics as either "hot' or "important" in this...

Report
13 January 2017

In 2015–16, 1,440 cases of hospital-associated Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) were reported in Australian public hospitals.

Audio interview
13 January 2017

Dr Tobias Feakin, Australia’s Ambassador for Cyber Affairs, says Australia is a target for cyber espionage, but he has not singled out any specific nation as a threat.