ABC Rural News
October 16th
The Northern Territory's first lithium mine and processing facility is expected to start operations next year as demand for the mineral surges in China, Europe and the United States.
October 16th
Rain brings some relief to farmers in New South Wales, even though 98 per cent of the state remains in drought and farmers worried they'll be forgotten.
October 15th
Two rogue cane toads, believed to have "hitchhiked" into Canberra late last month, spark warnings about the possible threat they pose to pets and biodiversity.
October 15th
An aggressive disease that stops kiwifruit vines from fruiting has been detected in Australia for the first time, authorities have confirmed.
October 15th
A stingray attack victim suffers hours of pain because of rules preventing volunteer ambulance officers from boarding rescue boats.
October 15th
The WA Government is to tackle dust-related health concerns in Port Hedland by capping the permanent residential population.