To get into a position where it is even able to cling to minority government, the Coalition will need to hack a path through seats currently held by Labor.
It's going to take a lot more than the goings-on of the "Canberra bubble" to transform the medivac loss to the Coalition's advantage come election time.
Internal polling has indicated a wipeout loss for the Coalition in the upcoming federal election. But is it all doom and gloom for the government?
With huge numbers of people opting for pre-poll votes, election campaigns are growing bigger, messier, and more expensive. Is it worth the trade-off?
Some of the worst results corresponded with the electorates of federal MPs who helped bring the party to its present state by backing Peter Dutton's bid for the leadership.
Victorian Labor has been fairly consistent in its reticence to let go of group voting tickets.
These may be the most newsworthy midterms in recent memory. Here's everything you need to know.