The NSW Opposition Leader criticises the Government's handling of the "shambolic" train crisis, as the Sydney Business Chamber says the strike planned for later this month could cost the state $100 million.
Qantas is ranked in a new study as the worst major airline for fuel efficiency and carbon emissions when flying across the Pacific. The other major Australian carrier, Virgin Australia, was ranked sixth — only 6 per cent below the top performers.
Less than a year after it was saved by a crowdfunding push, Crinkling News — Australia's only dedicated newspaper for children — will fold for good, with its editors saying a "larger organisation with deeper pockets" would be needed to keep the presses running.
In what's being described as an "extraordinary" move, train workers in New South Wales plan to strike for 24 hours later in the month, potentially plunging the struggling Sydney rail network into further chaos.