News

Three-day proposal for Australia Day commemorations

Wesley Enoch from the Noonuccal Nuugi people of Stradbroke Island believes that the date of Australia Day should not change, but that the way it is marked should be.

Mass on Sunday January 27 at St Vincents Redfern to mark the closure of the Gathering Place was attended by three of the sisters who lived there: Sr Patricia Snudden (Brown Josephite), Sr Mary McGowan (OLSH) and Sr Esmey Hercovitch (Sacred Heart). Photo: Lyn Turnbull

Gathering Place on Caroline Street closes

The Gathering Place in Caroline St built relationships with many Aboriginal people living on The Block as neighbours and friends.

Police renew call to dob in dealers

Introducing Nina Serova

Feature
Aunty Jean Phillips and Brooke Prentis (front centre and right) with Common Grace participants at St John's Darlinghurst. Photo: supplied

Change the heart – a call to action

In the week leading up to Australia Day on January 26, Aboriginal Christian leaders Aunty Jean Phillips and Brooke Prentis hosted 17 prayer meetings in every state and territory across Australia.

Review

Music – Julia Holter, ‘Aviary’

Julia Holter, ‘Aviary’ Domino, 2018

Film – The Favourite and Vice

Apart from the fact both films are nominated for the Oscars there’s little they have in common, apart from the hours spent in their make-up departments.

Theatre – The Dance of Death

Book – We’re All Wonders

Film – The Ballad of Buster Scruggs