There's liquid gold in those hills in the form of pumped storage potential - but not necessarily in the Snowy mountains.
Latika Bourke Forecasters are expecting the number of Australian tourists visiting London to increase by 39 per cent by 2025 with initial data suggesting the recent spate of terror attacks will not have any lasting effect in deterring visitors to the city.
Pallavi Singhal More than 20,000 Australians expected to fly to Bali in the next two weeks could be left stranded on the island if the Mount Agung volcano, which is on high alert, erupts.
Goya Dmytryshchak Tens of thousands of marriage equality supporters kicked off a doorknocking and SMS campaign this weekend encouraging people to vote 'yes' in the Australian marriage law postal survey asking if same sex couples should be allowed to marry.
Michael Bachelard When David Stephens' elderly mother Jyl fell in December, it seemed to be the start of a new family tradition.
Miki Perkins Connie Johnson's supporters have bid her farewell in a public service at Melbourne's St Paul's Cathedral.
Michael Koziol, Immigration correspondent "Politicians don't recognise that the tipping point is on its way - I do," the outspoken MP told a Melbourne book launch.
Fergus Hunter Chinese government will curb supplies of refined petroleum products to the rogue state from October.
John Silvester While the government has been determined to stop the boats, it seems it is not so keen to stop an illicit product responsible for thousands of overdoses.
Nick Miller The celebrity chef, a terror to his employees and customers alike, has a softer, philosophical side.