Australia's indigenous people developed sophisticated knowledge systems for thousands of generations before the first university was created, Lilly Brown says.
Michael Gordon Indigenous Australians should think big, but be willing to compromise to ensure the referendum to recognise them in the constitution wins overwhelming support, the country's most senior Aboriginal politician, Ken Wyatt, has urged.
Amy Remeikis Every Australian ambassador will return home in an unprecedented move to shape the Turnbull government's new foreign policy.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa Byron Bay woman Sara Connor has revealed she has lost all hope of seeing her children grow up after prosecutors called for her to be jailed for eight years for the fatal group assault of a Bali police officer.
Rachel Olding, Georgina Mitchell, Ava Benny-Morrison Dozens of officers from the Australian Federal Police (AFP) are searching a property in the south-western NSW town of Young.
David Wroe The Growler is the most potent weapon in electronic warfare.
Peter Hannam There is about 10 per cent less sea ice in Antarctica this year than the previous record minimum - a stunning reversal after new highs were set in 2014.
Fergus Hunter The outcome leaves Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull with an unclear path forward.
Peter Hannam Australia's greenhouse gas pollution jumped in 2015-16 as coal use continued to rise after the scrapping of the carbon price, making it harder to meet its emissions targets.
Anna Patty Lucy Vance is among University of Wollongong students being repaid by restaurants and cafes after they were each short-changed hundreds of dollars in wages.