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Irregular Writings: Max Harris - A Window at Night

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Irregular Writings: Max Harris - A Window at Night

In Richard Flanagan’s magnificent Man Booker Prize busting epic The Narrow Road to the Deep North, two young lovers meet in Adelaide in the early days of WW2 at a…

Greenspace: Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh

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Greenspace: Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh

Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh - the Botany of Christmas

Irregular Writings: Australian Love Stories

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Irregular Writings: Australian Love Stories

Dave Graney on Inkerman & Blunt's Australian Love Stories.

Greenspace: The fifth element - seeing the trees for themselves

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Greenspace: The fifth element - seeing the trees for themselves

English writer Roger Deakin introduces Wildwood by observing, “I am a woodlander. I have sap in my veins.”

For the love of a grandfather

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For the love of a grandfather

My grandfather died on the racetrack. He was 24.

The risks of falling house prices

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The risks of falling house prices

House prices in Australia are high. Having risen by around 9.5 percent over the past year, the Reserve Bank of Australia is giving consideration to implementing radical policies that would…

A new era for Aboriginal health research in SA

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A new era for Aboriginal health research in SA

In the SAHMRI building on North Terrace, on Kaurna land, on September 2, three senior university representatives and the Chairman of SAHMRI signed up to a commitment to do Aboriginal…

Greenspace: Children of the corn

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Greenspace: Children of the corn

Nobel peace laureate Rigoberta Menchu describes a baptism in her native Guatemala. The infant is wrapped in a baptismal gown so that she can hardly be seen, only her hair…

Irregular Writings: Fly (In, Fly Out) Life

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Irregular Writings: Fly (In, Fly Out) Life

I was in Darwin to do a show and an old friend from my youth got in touch with me. We knew each other when we were scratching out an…

Montefiore

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Montefiore

As Town Hall marches resolutely towards a polling day with a wide field of candidates pursuing a winning ticket, in its engine room of progress – the actual council chamber…

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