Private Sydney: Is the sun setting for Kochie on the Sunrise couch?

November 17th, 2017

It’s a question being asked around the corridors of Channel Seven, with the 62-year-old and his agent, Sean Anderson, deep in negotiations with Seven bosses for a new contract, said to be worth up to $1 million.

Red Balloon pays penalties for excessive credit card surcharges

November 17th, 2017

Red Balloon founder Naomi Simson said compliance is hard for small businesses as her company pays penalties for alleged breaches of consumer laws.

PM’s Literary Awards: Four of this year’s Miles Franklin shortlist compete again

November 17th, 2017

There had been speculation about the whereabouts of the PM’s Literary Awards, but at last the shortlists have been announced.

Transparent star Jeffrey Tambor accused of sexual harassment for second time

November 17th, 2017

Transparent star Jeffrey Tambor has once again been forced to deny he sexually harassed a colleague while working on the award-winning series.

Review: Rainbow Man

November 17th, 2017

Rainbow Man reaches for the stars but falls short with loose direction.

Jose Maria Cabral spent a year inside prison to shoot his film Woodpeckers

November 17th, 2017

Jose Maria Cabral spent a year inside a prison to research and shoot his film Woodpeckers. But most of his cast are still there.

The Good Doctor: Textbook medical drama with bewitching personality wrinkles

November 17th, 2017

The trick with The Good Doctor is not to analyse it too deeply.

Not just Flume: innovative Australian electronic music surges globally

November 17th, 2017

Sydney’s giant Mardi Gras dance parties spawned a vibrant dance scene in the 1980s with acts such as Severed Heads taking on the world. Today, mention Australian music internationally, and it’s electronic and dance acts like Flume and Alison Wonderland that are setting pulses racing.

TeamLab’s Future Park reimagines the playground for digital natives

November 17th, 2017

TeamLab’s signature exhibition, Future Park, is coming to Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum.

The Teskey Brothers’ timeless songs of heartbreak have charmed the world

November 17th, 2017

The soul brothers recorded their breakthrough album in their home studio on a tape machine once owned by Jimmy Barnes.