Senior NSW Liberal ministers say their upper house colleague's decision to block a koala planning policy will make it more difficult to devise a new version of the bill.
- by Lucy Cormack and Alexandra Smith
Premier Gladys Berejiklian has dumped upper house Liberal Catherine Cusack from her role as a parliamentary secretary after she voted against a government bill, reversing changes to a key koala planning policy that was meant to end division within the Coalition.
- by Peter Hannam and Alexandra Smith
Labor leader Anthony Albanese's deputy chief of staff Sabina Husic has resigned after an anonymous "defamatory attack" online.
- by Angus Livingston
Labor MPs have lashed out at their colleague amid a bitter spat over climate policy, which threatens to further destabilise Anthony Albanese's leadership.
- by Rob Harris
Joel Fitzgibbon spent 18 months as the Labor caucus' most polarising figure before he quit the shadow ministry on Tuesday.
- by Rob Harris
Liberal powerbroker Alex Hawke has been accused of "appalling behaviour" against colleagues in an email widely sent to executive members and even a Labor MP.
- by Angus Thompson and Alexandra Smith
NSW government is planning to weaken its reforms and limit protections for koalas on privately-owned farmland in a big win for the Nationals party.
- by Mike Foley
One of the Nationals' longest serving MPs has spoken out about his concerns about the future of the parliamentary party.
- by Alexandra Smith and Deborah Snow
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the Liberals had reached an in-principle agreement with the Nationals over the policy to be taken to cabinet next week.
- by Tom Rabe
More than 20 branches of the National Party have unanimously backed Deputy Premier John Barilaro's leadership.
- by Alexandra Smith
Stephen Bromhead relayed concerns to the Planning Minister on behalf of property developers and Coalition donors connected to a major venture in Taree.
- by Tom Rabe and Alexandra Smith