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69-year-old journalist and social activist Wendy Bacon, says the police gave her 'pretty rough treatment' when they arrested her and two other peaceful protesters at a WestConnex demonstration yesterday.
Thousands of people take part in Walk Together rallies across Australia, which have this year gone international, in a gesture to welcome refugees and immigrants.
Former prime minister Tony Abbott's push to change the NSW Liberal Party's preselection processes is defeated with the state council instead unanimously backing Malcolm Turnbull's plan.
NSW batsman Nic Maddinson and Victoria skipper Matthew Wade says Cricket Australia's new concussion substitute rule worked well in their one-day cup clash.
Households signed up to the NSW Solar Bonus Scheme stand to pay an average $1,600 extra for their electricity when the program winds up at the end of 2016. The ABC spoke to a few families to find out how they plan to beat the bill shock.