‘Real jeopardy’: independent panel lays into Murray-Darling basin management

An independent panel has delivered a scathing assessment of the Murray-Darling Basin Authority’s leadership in managing the plan for Australia’s inland river system, warning the plan is being placed in “real jeopardy”.

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/nov/25/real-jeopardy-independent-panel-lays-into-murray-darling-basin-management

Lee Rhiannon fails to win preselection as NSW lead candidate for Greens

Senator Lee Rhiannon has failed to win preselection as the Greens’ lead candidate for NSW at the next federal election. Greens NSW Legislative Council member Mehreen Faruqi beat out Senator Rhiannon and two other candidates vying for the No.1 ticket spot.

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/nov/25/lee-rhiannon-fails-to-win-preselection-as-nsw-lead-candidate-for-greens