An estimated 600,000 New Zealanders live and work in Australia, mostly quite happily, but only when something goes wrong do they discover how few rights they have.
Michael Gordon Australia's refugee intake would increase to 50,000, including 10,000 under a new "skilled refugee" category, under a policy to be announced by the Greens.
Ross Peake A Canberra infectious diseases expert has decided to directly challenge the growing power of advocates who say Lyme disease has come to Australia.
Marika Dobbin Coles supermarket is in a flap over claims on social media that it sold gangrenous chicken.
Bianca Hall A PNG couple were jailed for five years for causing the death of their unborn child, in a case that raises serious questions about Australia's decision to send a Nauru rape victim there for an abortion.
Michael Koziol The Catholic church lobbied two of Australia's most prominent gay chief executives to stop their companies' support for marriage equality.
Anna Patty Employers think women want flexibility. But, for women like Betsy Oyler, there are much more important things.
Chris Johnson Looking back, Clive Palmer's spectacular fall from grace was inevitable from the outset.
James Massola and Heath Aston A major bank is helping to foot the bill for a glitzy pre-election political fundraiser to be fronted by Treasurer Scott Morrison and his deputy Kelly O'Dwyer.
Mark Kenny and Philip Wen Malcolm Turnbull has called for restraint by all countries involved in South China Sea tensions, as Beijing becomes increasingly strident and the US stations more warplanes in the Philippines in readiness for potential military conflict.