Jason Dowling

Jason Dowling has been a reporter at The Age for more than a decade. After breaking a significant number of stories for The Sunday Age as state political reporter, Jason was appointed City Editor for The Age. Jason has rotated through various areas of the paper including sport, business and general reporting.

Prime Minister Tony Abbott plants a tree at the launch of the Green Army initiative in August.

Green Army scuppered for local works

The High Court has ruled that the Commonwealth-funded environmental project organisation must focus on national and international needs, and many of its proposed local activities are under threat.