The Food and Grocery Council and Manufacturing Australia welcome Federal Government intervention in the domestic gas market, and agree exploration restrictions are part of the problem.
Miner Mount Gibson Iron announces it will spend $100 million rebuilding a collapsed seawall in order to restart production at the remote Koolan Island mine.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk slams Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's intervention in the gas market, accusing him of "stealing" the state's royalties and "lacking the courage" to formulate a national energy policy.
Australia may need to follow the US in slashing the company tax rate to stay competitive if Donald Trump's economic plan is passed, economists and business leaders say.
More than a dozen associates of former Bandidos bikie Leonard Toalei attend a Southport courtroom while he is sentenced to six years' jail for a violent rampage on the Gold Coast in 2013, prompting extra police presence.
The WA Government is demanding answers after a man was wrongly convicted of a crime over a decade ago because of a DNA mix-up at state-run pathology service PathWest.