Summer reading roundup


· Saturday, February 10, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


I read some great books over the summer holidays. Here’s a taste.

Book – Secrets of a Waterloo Baker


· Tuesday, October 10, 2017 · 2 Comments 


The story about a family of migrants from Latvia, and how the district of Waterloo not only became their home, but contributed to the quality and flavour of their bread.

Book – In Defense of Housing


· Wednesday, September 6, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


It is relevant and essential reading not only for the residents of Waterloo-Redfern, but for all people interested in a just and equitable housing system.

Book – Support for All Affected by Head & Neck Cancer: Patients, Carers & Family Members


· Wednesday, September 6, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


The Swallows, Head & Neck Cancer Support Group

Books – Defiant Earth: The Fate of Humans in the Anthropocene


· Friday, July 7, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Clive Hamilton is one of Australia’s leading public philosophers and ethicists

Books – Lincoln in the Bardo


· Friday, June 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


At 5pm on February 20, 1862, Willie Lincoln died at just 11 years old.

Will money have the last word in Woolloomooloo?


· Monday, April 3, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Louis Nowra’s new book Woolloomooloo: A Biography, explores the history, people and streets of one of Sydney’s most notorious and eclectic suburbs.

Book – Du Iz Tak? Children’s picture book


· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


“Du Iz Tak?” says one lacewing fly to another as both look at a tiny shoot emerging from the soil. “Ma nazoot,” replies her friend. Other delightfully detailed…

Book Review – Hope: An Anthology


· Saturday, December 10, 2016 · Leave a Comment 


Oscar-award winning actress Cate Blanchett judged the Brotherhood of St Laurence’s first literary award, The Hope Prize along with former Governor General Quentin Bryce and author Kate Grenville….

Spend summer with these ’60s surfing greats


· Saturday, December 10, 2016 · Leave a Comment 


Four photographers Mal Sutherland, John Pennings, Barrie Sutherlands and Bob Weeks share their images and insights that make for a nostalgic trip down the tubes even if you’re…