Minister for Home Affairs, Peter Dutton, says that if asylum seekers can get to New Zealand then they can get to Australia and obtain a visa on arrival. Is that how it works? RMIT ABC Fact Check investigates.
A new report has found that about two-thirds of Year 10 students do not have the basic knowledge required to become informed and active citizens in Australia's democracy, a result that Education Minister Simon Birmingham has described as "woeful".
Australia has lost nine senators and two members of the House of Representatives since the July 2016 federal election to section 44 of the Australian constitution. How did we get here and what comes next?