Every weekday, catch up with Sinéad Mangan as she explores news and analysis of national issues significant to regional Australians.
One in six or 15 to 18 per cent of births to Indigenous mothers are not registered with the state government compared with 1.8 per cent for non-Indigenous births, according to a report by the Queensland Ombudsman
It's been more than two years since the NSW government's $11 million inquiry into the drug ice and advocates are questioning why none of the 104 recommendations have been adopted.
Machinery dealers in Western Australia are raising concerns that switching to electric vehicles on the land will prove unworkable in remote and regional areas.
President of the Rural Doctors Association Dr Megan Belot says with private services recognising the public holiday medical appointments and services will need to be rescheduled.
As climate change brings an increased threat of natural disasters to communities, how can we improve the disaster response to better help those affected.
The New South Wales Orana and New England regions will be home to Australia's first Renewable Energy Zones where they hope to create a blueprint for the rest of the country to follow.