30 years of regional news highlights

From Broken Hill to Broome, Townsville to Tasmania, our regional TV networks have been capturing the essence of Australia for decades.

As part of our Newscaf Television News and Current Affairs Program, we're delighted to bring you this collection showcasing some of the weird, wonderful and significant stories from regional and remote areas of the country.

This collection is an uplifting reminder of how regional TV news can highlight our culture and diversity, and the importance of having a local voice through which to tell our everyday stories.

Main image: 'Broken Hill township' by John O'Neill, 2007. Reproduced under Creative Commons License CC BY-SA 3.0