August 16, 2019

Composer Nigel Westlake harnesses grief in tribute to late sister

During the past decade, the much loved Australian composer has become an unintentional expert on grief.
August 16, 2019

Wordplay: Eye spy brand-new words

Coining words is an open-house joy, a chance for anyone to join the table, see which jigsaw piece might fit the semantic gap.
August 16, 2019

Why Women Kill: dark comedy-drama delivers soap on a trope

Like most soaps Why Women Kill starts light and frothy. And then it moves in for the kill.
August 16, 2019

Adam Goodes reveals the moment he decided to end his AFL career

In a rare interview, the AFL great says strangers are hugging him on the street and apologising for his treatment. He is now focused on a positive future.
August 16, 2019

Forgotten beneath Central: my family’s colonial struggle

Sydney is built on forgotten stories. Like that of the light-fingered Whittakers, whose tragic lives saw them buried under transport routes without recognition.
August 16, 2019

Barbara McKay’s sense of place meets Hadyn Wilson’s modern mimicry

Two very different shows are being held at the New England Regional Art Museum.
August 16, 2019

The banned items you can’t take into Ponty’s Big Weekend

There are some restrictions on what you can take with you
August 16, 2019

Expert Matthew Wilson takes us on a tour of 90 years of gardening trends

As Southport Flower Show turns 90, garden designer and broadcaster Matthew Wilson looks at how tastes and trends have evolved
August 16, 2019

Zidane ready to count on Bale after months of uncertainty

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has vowed to treat Gareth Bale as any other member of the squad despite previously declaring his intention to sell the Wales forward, as his side prepare to begin the new La Liga season at Celta Vigo on Saturday.
August 16, 2019

U.S. safety agencies investigate plane crash involving racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr

Two U.S. safety agencies are investigating the crash of a small plane in Tennessee on Thursday that was carrying retired racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife and daughter, officials said.
August 16, 2019

Cars parked on the motorway hard shoulder hit 24 times a week

Just under 20 percent of these incidents result in serious injury or death
August 16, 2019

Brits urges Bok teammates to seize World Cup chance

South Africa stand-in captain Schalk Brits has urged his team mates to give coach Rassie Erasmus a major selection headache in Saturday's one-off test against Argentina Loftus Versveld, ahead of the announcement of the 31-man World Cup squad.