Gary Nunn examines moves to bring British-style coercive control laws to NSW.
Sydneysider Sunny Grace is now dividing her time between the Harbour City and the Byron Bay district. She shares some astute observations about her new northern locale.
Several thousand people have gathered to oppose Australia Day at a largely trouble-free rally in The Domain.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has suggested her government could ‘incentivise’ Covid-19 vaccinations by banning those who decline inoculation from government premises, and allowing private venues to do the same.
Freshwater Class ferry advocate Geoffrey R Usher responds to NSW Government plans to keep just one of the iconic ferries on for “weekend work”.
What makes someone pack up and leave Sydney for a sea or tree change? In Sunny Grace’s case, a host of reasons, both practical and poignant.
There’s ‘fake news’ – and then there’s ‘not news’. Stories about women’s bodies – such as reports on Rebel Wilson’s weight loss – fall into the latter category, writes Lauren Clair.
After eighty-one years, the landmark Kings Cross theatre, the Metro/Minerva, is finally on the NSW Heritage Register.
Mascot Towers, the high-rise apartments in south Sydney that residents hastily evacuated in June 2019 after cracks appeared in the brickwork, are now said to be “leaning and unstable”.
A Newtown high school student of Aboriginal descent has sparked new debate over the national anthem after singing Advance Australia Fair at a Wallabies test match.
The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras has rejected calls by activists to ban police, corrective services and the Liberal Party from future Mardi Gras parades, and to officially affirm the Black Lives Matter movement.
Eliza Spencer explores the controversial transformation of the Sirius building from public housing complex to boutique apartment building for the wealthy.
The poor, working class, elderly and sick are being pushed out of Glebe by neoliberal policies of gentrification by stealth, writes Dr Hannah Middleton.
Rita Bratovich reviews the inaugural Express Yourself – Queer Discovery showcase, which gives emerging queer performers a chance to shine at Mardi Gras.
The City of Sydney is planning several new cycleways, most of which will make permanent the ‘pop-up’ routes erected during the Covid-19 lockdown.