Labor Leader Bill Shorten calls on the Government to stamp out exploitation of migrant workers, as shareholder activist Stephen Mayne says Coles and Woolies will be asking hard questions of local chicken processor Baiada ... Two former Premiers...
ABC Central West and Western Plains 1200 news 05/05/15
Court hears Anzac Day terror suspect hates police. Dubbo's proposed $160m budget for next financial year. Parkes radio telescope blames a kitchen microwave for "strange signals". Download audio
Tackling Domestic Violence on the Central Coast
As Australia tackles a domestic violence epidemic, we look at what's happening here on the NSW Central Coast. Senior Social Worker with the Central Coast Local Health District, Donna Curtis says it’s a complex issue which has reached catastrophic...
Letter to the Inner Circle: Graham Long from the Wayside...
Each week Graham Long from the Wayside Chapel shares his Letters to the Inner Circle. In these letters, Graham shares his personal experiences with those he meets at the Wayside Chapel. They're always beautiful, candid, and insightful. Today's letter...
0830 ABC Riverina News 05/05/2015
Melinda Hayter with ABC Riverina News. A conference in Sydney today looking to find solutions to the housing affordability crisis in New South Wales, ... Four Corners told the big Griffith employer Baiada uses labour hire companies which are...
ABC Central West and Western Plains 0730 news 05/05/15
Slave-like conditions on Australian farms for foreign workers. An Orange council committee to consider a housing development amid asbestos fears. Mudgee winemakers to schmooze and booze in Sydney. Download audio
0730 ABC South East News 05/05/2015
Stories heading this bulletin..... A call for people in the south east to raise their fitness level An aboriginal medical service reaffirms its concern over the use of the drug ice on the far south coast And... The former Labor MP for Eden-Monaro,...
0730 ABC Riverina News 05/05/2015
ABC Riverina News with Melinda Hayter. Griffith chicken processor Baiada accused of using labour hire companies which underpay and mistreat workers, ... a new report calling for urgent funding for agricultural extension and research, to help prepare...
0630 ABC Riverina News 05/05/2015
Melinda Hayter with ABC Riverina News. Griffith chicken processor Baiada not responding to accusations it exploits labour at its factories, ... a new report calling for the urgent development of strategies to help farmers in the Murray Darling Basin...
1200 ABC Riverina News 04/05/2015
The AFP admits its work could again lead to an Australian facing the death penalty overseas ... Community concerns lead to changes to a wind farm proposal near Boorowa ... New support for women chief executives in the region ... And the 2015 Griffith...
0830 ABC Riverina News 04/05/2015
Melinda Hayter with ABC Riverina News. Questions raised about the integrity of the Australian Energy Regulator's processes, ... the Bland Shire to present a petition to Target management protesting against the upcoming closure of the West Wyalong...
0730 ABC South East News 04/05/2015
Stories leading this bulletin... The Eurobodalla Shire Council prepares alternative budgets as it gets set to put its rates case to the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal Charity boxes swiped from Monaro fast food outlets And... A marine...
0730 ABC Riverina News 04/05/2015
ABC Riverina News with Melinda Hayter. REROC questions whether Essential Energy has the right to cut local jobs when it makes such a large profit, ... police hopeful a month long operation to remove squatters from houses in the western Riverina is now...
ABC Central West and Western Plains 0730 news 04/05/15
A huge proportion of people in the Orana region said to be obese. Fewer turbines to be built at a proposed wind farm near Borowa. A disappointing weekend for the Central West rugby union representative team. Download audio
0630 ABC Riverina News 04/05/2015
Melinda Hayter with ABC Riverina News. Police say squatters who'd taken up residence in houses vacated due to the Nimmie Caira water savings project have left the western Riverina, ... the Carrathool Shire Council says potable water will soon be...
Fishing the flood on The Big Fish
The big wet continues on the Coast with flooded rivers, fresh, coloured water, and lots of fish! Where to find them, and how to catch them, in all of this water on The Big Fish this week. Pictured the mega Cod that Rob Paxevanos told us about last...
1200 ABC News 01/05/2015
Melinda Hayter with ABC News. The Mayor of Albury apologises unreservedly for comments he made about an alleged sexual assault in the area, ... water and sanitation the main focus of the recovery operation in earthquake-hit Nepal, ... and the managers...
0830 ABC Riverina News 01/05/2015
Melinda Hayter with ABC Riverina News. The Committee 4 Wagga says it's vital the voluntary administration of potential RIFL investor, Traxion, doesn't take away from the project's momentum, ... nine new police officers heading to the Riverina, ... and...
ABC Central West and Western Plains 0730 news 01/05/15
The coroner hands down her findings into a fatal plane crash near Mudgee. Another domestic violence attack in the state's west. Young councillors vote to merge. Download audio
0730 ABC South East News 01/05/2015
Stories leading this bulletin... A major charity calls for more to be done to house single parents in the south east. A child sexual abuse support organisation to visit the Bega Valley next week And... The far south coast MP welcomes the price slash...
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