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Every weekday, catch up with Sinéad Mangan as she explores news and analysis of national issues significant to regional Australians.

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    • Society & Culture

Every weekday, catch up with Sinéad Mangan as she explores news and analysis of national issues significant to regional Australians.

    'Highly unlikely' worker survived collapse at Tasmanian gold mine

    'Highly unlikely' worker survived collapse at Tasmanian gold mine

    Tasmanian police say it is "unlikely" a man missing after a collapse at the Henty gold mine early yesterday morning could have survived

    • 30 min
    Three dead after large water bomber crashes while fighting NSW bushfires

    Three dead after large water bomber crashes while fighting NSW bushfires

    The NSW Premier has confirmed three crew members died when a Large Air Tanker crashed while fighting a bushfire west of Cooma

    • 30 min
    Legal challenge launched against oil drilling approval for Great Australian Bight

    Legal challenge launched against oil drilling approval for Great Australian Bight

    The Wilderness Society is taking the national regulator, the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority, to court after it granted conditional environmental approval to Norwegian oil company Equinor to conduct drilling.

    • 30 min
    Bushfires present opportunity to get upper hand on feral species but the clock is ticking

    Bushfires present opportunity to get upper hand on feral species but the clock is ticking

    As work gets underway to rehabilitate the many vast areas devastated by severe bushfires over the last few months, the call has gone out to state and federal governments to protect native species from feral plants and animals.

    • 30 min
    How do you rebuild after a bushfire?

    How do you rebuild after a bushfire?

    How do you rebuild after a bushfire? Unfortunately, that's a question many agricultural and tourism businesses around the country are asking themselves.

    • 30 min
    ‘Canberra come back!’: Plea for tourists to return to help fire affected towns recover

    ‘Canberra come back!’: Plea for tourists to return to help fire affected towns recover

    Tourism is the life blood of New South Wales coastal town Bateman’s Bay, but like many fire affected towns there are few tourists around since the fierce bushfires of late December.

    • 30 min

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