Skinny Guardian — AU edition. The latest 50 Guardian articles updated every hour. Last updated 02 Mar 2024 at 04:15 UTC.

Crowdfunding campaign brings first Timor-Leste float to Sydney Mardi Gras parade

‘Fight the system, not your partner’: Guardian Australia readers on handling household pay gaps

Amy Gillett Foundation for cyclist safety to close after federal funds cut off

The Lehman Trilogy review – masterful performances animate a flawed project

Zachary Rolfe raises questions of police racism during questioning in inquest into Kumanjayi Walker’s death

I have worked as a celebrant for years, and yet I still wonder – why do people get married? | Jackie Bailey

The rise of ‘theatre AND’: how sounds, smells and interaction are luring in audiences

‘It feels like we lost brothers’: Sydney Mardi Gras preparations take on sombre tone after alleged murders

Five Great Reads: night-time tales, Navalny’s last days and a nepo baby made good

What happened in the Russia-Ukraine war this week? Catch up with the must-read news and analysis

At Sydney’s fruit and veg market, buying in bulk costs barely 30% of supermarket prices

Peter Dutton’s pre-Dunkley detainee scare blew up, but cost of living is the real electoral dynamite | Paul Karp

If Meta’s intransigence isn’t enough, AI poses an even greater threat to journalism | Margaret Simons

Can the story of Mungo Man be the ‘healing glue’ of the nation 50 years on from the monumental discovery?

Cricket Australia paid to promote affiliate of controversial gambling company during Boxing Day Test

Scams promoted in fake news articles and deepfake videos cost Australians more than $8m last year

Kumanjayi Walker inquest told of ‘clearly racist’ NT police awards that appear to contradict senior officers’ testimony

Australia sweats through third-hottest summer on record with hot and dry autumn predicted

What’s really happening with emissions and the climate crisis in Australia

Telstra apologises to family of Victorian who died during triple zero outage

Bruce Lehrmann’s lawyers argue evidence is not available to rule out Britanny Higgins’ consent

Meta on collision course with Australian government after announcing end to journalism funding deals

Ticketing company denies responsibility for refunds to Donald Trump Jr’s postponed Australian tour

Afternoon Update: Meta to stop paying Australian publishers for news; Linda White dies; and the best LGBTQ+ shows ever made

Misinformation about South Australia’s Indigenous voice to parliament spreads online

The Nightly: Kerry Stokes and his billionaire mates take a punt on ‘mainstream middle’ journalism | The Weekly Beast

Crime, aspiration and the underdog status: Albanese and Dutton make final pitches in tight Dunkley race

Peter Dutton doubles down on immigration attacks despite Victoria police clearing detainee of assault charges

3 Body Problem, After Yang and Napoleon: what’s new to streaming in Australia in March

Young Matildas player Grace Wilson becomes first professional Australian footballer to come out as non-binary

Linda White: Anthony Albanese leads tributes to ‘most senior backbencher ever’ after senator’s death

Newshub is set to close – New Zealand’s democracy will be poorer for it | Henry Cooke

Adelaide festival 2024: giant whalebones pierce the sunset for ‘transformative’ opening night

‘A long way to go for one gig’: the 3,723km tour that didn’t break Australia’s most remote band

Morning Mail: secretive firm behind Coalition messaging, NZ vape ban defiance, shooting near Gaza aid trucks

Marina Abramović on Australia, backlash and ‘the encounter that changed my life’

All the Words We Know by Bruce Nash review – dementia mystery goes for heartstrings over nuance

The wanted: Australia’s approach to investigating alleged international crimes ‘not working’, Greens say

Queensland police to be granted power to instantly issue year-long domestic violence protection orders

Daycare apps allow you to track your child like an NBA player. I want to opt out – but I can’t | James Colley

‘Someone knows something’: inquest unable to resolve mystery of Marion Barter’s disappearance

I won’t allow my friend to be homeless, but how do I set boundaries while she stays with me? | Leading questions

Australian workers’ productivity drops 3.7% as employment surges and investment slows

Global gambling company to leave Australia’s peak lobbying group

Secretive firm behind voice no campaign billed taxpayers almost $135,000 via Coalition MPs, documents show

History-making all-female football commentary lineup is just the beginning | Kate Allman

‘No intention of stopping’: New Zealand online vape seller vows to ignore Australia’s new import ban

Adelaide Biennale 2024: light takes centre stage in ‘tender’ survey of Australian art

Tasmanian premier Jeremy Rockliff pledges to open protected native forests to logging

Celeste Manno’s mother condemns murderer Luay Sako’s ‘outrageous’ sentence and vows to fight to keep him behind bars