Nelson Mandela passed away in his sleep last night at the age of 95. As loving tributes flow in for the 'Father of the Rainbow Nation', thoughts now turn to what Madiba's death means for the future of South Africa.
The Great Barrier Reef is at risk and, if the expansion of coal-exporting facilities is approved, another major threat to its survival looms. This is according to Greenpeace who will be sailing one of their campaign boats through Great Barrier Reef waters over the next ten day.
Overcoming addiction is one of the most difficult things for a person to endure. Can you imagine having to go through that as a teenager or young adult?
A new program is working towards getting indigenous people with a disability involved in sport.
Today is the Step Up for Sisterhood Day, raising funds to support a mentoring program for girls who are the victims of assault, abuse and neglect.