Local government audit committees: A behaviour framework for effective audit committee performance
AJ Purcell and Keith Thomas, 2018

This paper uses behavioural theory as an interpretive lens to explain the actions and effectiveness of public sector audit committees. 

Public sector performance audit: A critical review of scope and practice in the contemporary Australian context (PDF)
Professor Lee D. Parker and Professor Kerry Jacobs, 2015

A critical review of the scope and practice of performance auditing in Australia.

Transforming the public sector: The role of the CFO in driving change (PDF)
Grant Thornton and CPA Australia, 2014

This report shines a spotlight on a little-understood fact: the finance function of public sector agencies has evolved, however recognition of this among public sector agencies has not. CFOs need to be seen as more than just the finance expert in the room.