Breaking news

Breaking news | July 28

Photo: Highway Patrol Images/flickr BY JASON BELL Stabbing in Blacktown Police were called to a Collins Street home in Seven Hills on Saturday night after reports two men were assaulted. At about 6:40pm two men were taken to Westmead Hospital with stab wounds. One of the victims has been reported by police to be in […]


Theatre’s night of nights

BY EDOARDO MESITI The 14th Annual Helpmann Awards, Australia’s live entertainment industry’s night of nights, is upon us once again. This year’s nominations were announced simultaneously across six major Australian cities, and Opera Australia’s The King and I and The Melbourne Ring Cycle have topped the nominations list with ten nods each. The cream of […]


Saving our fragile oceans

Plastics and pollutants make up the Great Pacific Gyre. Photo: Cesar Harada/flickr   BY ED BROWN The third rock from the sun, a floating emerald and azure orb floating in orbit around a blazing star. Here is a place we call home and we have named it Earth. It is a wonderful place, bustling with […]