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Glimpse of life after Turnbull comes from South Australia

It's Labor party's testing ground to show how it can govern if it wins elections

Some of Labor leader Bill Shorten's (right) policies mirror those in the state of South Australia run by Premier Jay Weatherill (left). The former wants to commit the nation to a 50 per cent renewable energy target by 2030, a goal reached by South Australia this year.


SOUTH Australia has always been a bit different: it's the driest state on the Earth's driest inhabited continent, the world's first place to let women stand for election and the nation's only settlement to exclude convicts.

Nowadays it's a testing ground for the opposition...

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