He was very narrowly elected as Liberal leader late last year, with his opponent casting doubt over his potential for success. Now he's facing abyssmal poll results and a new Prime Minister who seems impossible to dent. Few believe he will ever be Prime Minister, and naturally further leadership speculation is growing.
So is it time for another leadership election?
Or is Brendan Nelson safe?
What, you thought I was talking about someone else?
The Australian: Nelson defends 9 per cent poll rating has the full story of the latest woes for the Liberal Party of Australia.