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Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews (Image: AAP /David Crosling)

How good is our contact tracing? It would be nice to know

The contact tracing hit-rate has been terrible in the US and UK. Is it any better in Victoria and NSW?

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian (Image: AAP/Joel Carrett)

'Sports rorts on steroids'. Now the NSW government is the rabbit in the headlights

Move over sports rorts, there’s a new rort in town. This one involves the Berejiklian government, a $250 million grants scheme and a host of Liberal-held seats and communities.

Labor candidate for Eden-Monaro Kristy McBain (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

The Eden-Monaro conspiracy emails are even wilder than you'd think (and other news you may have missed)

Catch up with the news from the week you may have missed, from byelection conspiracies to SA political intrigue...

Powerhouse Museum in Ultimo (Image: AAP/Joel Carrett)

'A museum murder': heritage experts slam Powerhouse plan

The decision to relocate Powerhouse Museum from Ultimo to Parramatta has been called "shameful" and "a global embarrassment". Crikey asks the experts whether these descriptions are fair, and what the future of the museum looks like.

NSW victims of crime now have a new obstacle to collecting compensation

Thanks to cost-cutting, victims of crime will essentially take on the work of public servants.

NSW's new greyhound 'welfare' code offers anything but

The NSW government wants to water down existing greyhound welfare requirements in a new code of practice for the greyhound racing industry that would confine dogs to tiny cages at all times.

NSW deputy premier John Barilaro (left), NSW Minister for Transport Andrew Constance (centre) and Liberal Senator Jim Molan (right). (Image: AAP/Joel Carrett, Mick Tsikas)

Just what the hell is going on in Eden-Monaro?

Backflips and dummy spits — could Liberal chaos in the race for Eden-Monaro spell good things for Labor?

Anti-logging protesters outside Victorian Parliament in 2017. (Image: AAP/Joe Castro)

Taking out the trash: what's been hidden under the cover of COVID-19?

Crikey takes a look at the bills and changes governments have been sneaking through while we're all distracted by the coronavirus pandemic.

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How the Ruby Princess possibly became the biggest single contributor to COVID-19 in Australia

This is a monumental debacle that could have been easily avoided.

Former Nationals MP Andrew Broad (Image: AAP Image/Lukas Coch)

Mallee was given some pre-election sugar (and other news you may have missed)

Submarines are going up, and now even mining is embracing renewables? Here are the stories you may have missed.