MALCOLM Turnbull could face a leadership spill before Question Time, and is unlikely to have the numbers, sources have revealed.

The Courier-Mail understands key backers of Malcolm Turnbull have switched sides to Peter Dutton. It will likely spark a mass Cabinet reshuffle.

Follow updates from another chaotic day in Canberra live in our blog below.



Cocaine supply accused in rehab, charges remain before court

Premium Content Cocaine supply accused in rehab, charges remain before court

Group charged with involvement in drug supply in the Byron region

Beach track incident: Woman uses metallic bottle to repel attack

Premium Content Beach track incident: Woman uses metallic bottle to repel...

A woman acted bravely by striking a man who grabbed her by the arm on a beach track...

Road blocked as emergency services attend two-car crash

Premium Content Road blocked as emergency services attend two-car crash

Traffic is being diverted from streets surrounding the scene.