David Wroe Special forces soldiers such as those from the 2nd Commando Regiment are known to be a tight-knit bunch.
Firefighters are battling fires across Victoria as another day without rain hampers efforts to restrict damage and protect lives.
Michael Green Is A Melbourne Journalist Gwenda Allgood is a no-nonsense local councillor, five times a mayor, from Ararat. In mid-November she travelled east to Seymour to speak about wind farms at a forum on energy held in the bowls club...
Michael O'Reilly We've seen the Motoring Enthusiast Party and the Shooters Party. Now cyclists are gearing up for political power.
Josh Gordon, Richard Willingham Victoria's Country Fire Authority is predicting larger and more severe fires because of climate change, warning that emergency service workers will have less time to recover and prepare from one...
Tim Colebatch Victorian mothers delivered a record crop of babies in 2012, combining with a resurgence of overseas migration to lift the state's population growth to almost 100,000 a year, the Bureau of Statistics...
Andrew Taylor Sydney and Melbourne usually fight for the title of arts capital of Australia, but when it comes to state government funding of the arts, the clear winner lives south of the Murray.
Victorians attend dawn services at The Shrine of Remembrance in Melbourne and in Sheeps Hills in North West Victoria to commemorate ANZAC Day and to pay tribute to our fallen soldiers.
Andrew Heasley Victorian aviation has suffered a blow, with a Qantas joint-venture to close in September.
David Ellery Today's Victoria Cross for Corporal Daniel Keighran makes the Battle of Derapet, on August 24, 2010, one of the most highly recognised Australian military actions since WWII.
Behind the Scenes with Victoria's Fire Authority
Photographer Paul Jeffers heads out with Neil McMahon behind the scenes at Victoria's State Control Centre and alongside our firefighters on the ground preparing and protecting the state from...
Victoria Azarenka celebrates her Australian Open victory at the Melbourne Botanical Gardens.
Farrah Tomazin Furious Gillard government warns more than $1 billion in funding placed at risk.
Retailers say spending in the lead up to Christmas has been strong but not spectacular.
Residents in Victoria's regional areas will only be able to use watering systems on gardens at night and first thing in the morning.
Prime Minister Kevin Rudd says the Grand Prix should stay in Melbourne, despite the $50 million deficit.
Victoria and New South Wales are next in the firing line to face the huge South Australian storms.
Live from 3pm: Treasurer John Lenders delivers his state budget speech to parliament.
The population of regional Victoria is expected to grow to 1.7 million by 2026 backed by State funding worth $361 million.
Tram driver Joyleen Smith thought she was in trouble when she was called in to her boss's office last week, but as it turned out she'd just been selected to meet the Queen.