Despite a Liberal preference deal with One Nation, the Labor Party has managed to win more than the 10 seats needed to form government in Western Australia.
Roydon Ng takes a look back at Australian Politics in 2016 with the winners and losers as well as looking ahead to the year ahead.
Kevin Rudd has resigned from the Labor leadership after suffering the party’s worst election defeat in a hundred years.
The first and possibly only leaders’ debate between Kevin Rudd and Tony Abbott concluded with no new major policy announcements.
The Australian government announced that the update of government finances includes substantial revenue write-downs since the May budget.