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Woodside Petroleum is Australia’s largest producer of liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Big banks face climate heat over Woodside’s ‘carbon bomb’ Pluto gas plant

NAB, Westpac and ANZ have drawn stinging criticism from environmentalists for helping to fund a private equity group’s stake in the expansion of Woodside’s controversial gas plant in Western Australia.

  • by Miki Perkins and Nick Toscano


Former Victorian Health Department secretary Kym Peake has been appoined the chair of a review into governance in the WA health system.

Ex-Victorian bureaucrat who oversaw ill-fated hotel quarantine program to chair review of WA health system

The former boss of Victoria’s health department, who resigned amid an inquiry into the state’s bungled hotel quarantine system, will be on a panel reviewing the governance of WA’s health system.

  • by Peter de Kruijff
Health Minister Roger Cook with former staffer Sanja Spasojevic.

Former staffer urges Deputy Premier to ‘come clean’ on leave forms after legal blow

The PSAB decision was a blow to her case, but Sanja Spasojevic is now calling on Roger Cook to appear during her appeal voluntarily to ensure it was ‘fair and just’.

  • by Hamish Hastie

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