Indonesia appears to be moving towards an annual figure for the import of live cattle with an upbeat Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce announcing "I know the outcome but I am not going to say what it is" following a meeting in Jakarta.
John Holloway A powerful presence of Asian buyers at the Inglis Ready2Race Sale on Tuesday was enough to make the leading Australian bloodstock company confident the concept will continue to grow in future years.
Lee Gaskin ACT Meteors coach Andrew Dawson says Cricket Australia "made a genuine mistake" leaving Canberra out of the inaugural women's Big Bash League
Bottle-O driver David Reynolds has been fined $25,000 following "disgraceful" comments made during a press conference about an all female team.
Bianca Hall PNG Chief Magistrate suspended
Ross Peake Refugee whistle blower speaks out ahead of Canberra rally
Daniel Flitton The head of Australia Post has called on business and government to offer work traineeships to young Muslims as way of countering the lure of extremism.
James Mooney The Perth Wildcats fly out on Friday ahead of the clubs opening NBL game against the Adelaide 36ers.
Marc Hinton As early messages go, the Breakers have received a dandy. Lack of pride and effort have been fairly and squarely identified as chief contributors to a first-up NBL shocker in Adelaide.
Adam Pengilly Peter Moody continued his stunning run in producing Australian Racehorse of the Year winners after Dissident was crowned the country's best at a lavish ceremony at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Thursday night.
The latest announcement for Berry music festival Fairgrounds will inject a strong local flavour.