Campaigning for climate change

Young activists set out to place climate change at the centre of this year’s Federal election campaign,writes Ged Shearer.

Hoofprints on the plovers’ shore

A quiet stretch of coastline in Victoria’s south-west has become a battleground between conservationists and one of the region’s major industries – horse racing, writes Sinead McComish.

The real cost of clothes

Australian fashion consumption has increased significantly over the past two decades. Frida Mendez looks at the impact.

 Cats at large on the Mornington Peninsula

Domestic cat laws on the Mornington Peninsula have come under scrutiny as native wildlife is under threat from increased attacks, as Jordan Hay reports.