The Canberra residence has beaten Kirribilli House for hosting duties since Malcolm Turnbull took top job.
The Medicare rebate freeze will remain in place for tens of millions of GP services - including mental health plans and chronic disease management - for another three years under little-known details of the Turnbull government's budget.
When the young men of Mutitjulu danced for the one of the biggest assemblies of Indigenous leaders in history this week, it was a pointer to a brighter future for a community with a troubled history.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to push for 'First Nations Voice' in constitution as well as a treaty.
Sam Backo's clearest memory on the 1967 referendum is being chased down a street in Townsville by dogs.
Multinational companies being awarded taxpayer funded contracts worth hundreds of millions of dollars are not paying any tax, a Fairfax Media investigation of federal tax office and tender data has revealed.
The future of Adani's proposed multibillion-dollar Carmichael coal mine remains under a cloud even after Queensland declared it had settled on a royalty regime.