The bar continues to lower in Canberra...

Vicious threats, attacks and controversy have been dominating an otherwise mundane political landscape. Liberal Senator Michaelia Cash has come under fire for a heated exchange during Senate estimates, meanwhile the spotlight is on Barnaby Joyce for his conduct surrounding a relationship with a former staffer. It seems like the “personal” is launching an overwhelming political takeover, and lowering the accepted bar of professionalism along with it.

Reporting for Panorama, I take a look at what many are calling a “new low” in Australian politics.