The Ararat asylum was the first Victorian hospital to open for the mentally ill and the last to close and its unique history is being celebrated as it marks its 150 year anniversary.
A play run by Adelaide’s Company AT and starring a cast of children with autism hopes to capture how people with learning disorders see and experience the world.
A British hygiene company shows a pad absorbing red — not blue — “period blood” in an advertisement for the first time, with many taking to social media to praise the realistic portrayal of what women experience during their reproductive years.
A new program nurturing future AFLW players in the Northern Territory is helping participants develop skills that go beyond the playing field.
ACT Health is allowing a north Canberra business to continue trading after maggots were found inside a meal bought from the food van.
The Federal Government appoints Professor Paul Worley to be the National Rural Health Commissioner to lead the push to improve rural health services with a return to the “old-fashioned general practitioner”.
Six-month-old twins Adeline and Savannah were born through commercial surrogacy in the United States, meaning they are legally parentless in Australia.