6 Sep 2017

Australia correspondent Karen Middleton

From Nine To Noon, 9:50 am on 6 September 2017

Pressure is increasing on the Australian Prime Minister and the Government over the role of dual Aussie-Kiwi deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce; the High Court is half-way through two days of hearings to determine the legality of the postal survey on same-sex marriage, which is due to begin next Tuesday; and Malcolm Turnbull is in talks to keep a NSW coal-fired power station open five years longer than planned.