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A tough nut to crack

 

· Sunday, August 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

I have to remind you about one of the great Australian nuts. No, it isn’t me. I’m talking about the macadamia.

A legacy of work, creativity and resistance

 

· Sunday, August 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

The exhibition at Carriageworks, 1917: The Great Strike, jointly curated with the City of Sydney, is open 10am-6pm every day until August 27

Farewell mass for Father Peter Maher

 

· Thursday, August 3, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

More than 100 worshippers gathered at St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Newtown to celebrate a farewell mass and party for retiring parish priest Father Peter Maher OAM.

Two generations of Amnesty

 

· Thursday, August 3, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Dora Eisenberg’s story could easily be something you’d read in a book that you wouldn’t want to put down.

Shepherding resistance

 

· Wednesday, August 2, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

I’m in the West Bank as part of a World Council of Churches program, to provide protective presence and monitor human rights.

What shall we talk about?

 

· Wednesday, August 2, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

What to write about this month? It isn’t for lack of material I assure you, but rather there’s so much to talk about where does one start?

Extra roads – faster travel?

 

· Wednesday, August 2, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

RMS wants to increase the capacity of the roads leading from St Peters to Moore Park.

Cough up for a good cause

 

· Wednesday, August 2, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Australia has a generous immunisation schedule with many publicly-funded vaccines given to children, or adults of certain ages or with certain conditions.

Face to face with fear of the hijab

 

· Wednesday, August 2, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

The stories are not nice. The register reports one incident after another of abuse.

Exciting new museum for the University of Sydney

 

· Wednesday, August 2, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

The new museum that will consolidate the University’s existing Macleay Museum, Nicholson Museum, University Art Gallery, and the Museum’s Collections into one building.