With the recent high-profile conviction of Scott Johnson’s killer, the themes of Michael Burge’s debut novel “Tank Water” couldn’t be more timely. The Sentinel spoke to the author and journalist ahead of his appearance at the Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival.
After having to cancel two of their annual balls due to Covid-19, this year’s Aurora Ball is going ahead, with the theme being ‘Metamorphosis’.
Lifeline’s Crisis Text service is reaching entirely new groups of Australians in distress and at high risk of suicide.
“Mardi Gras saves lives. That’s why the show must go on.” The Sentinel sits down with Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras CEO Albert Kruger.
Sex and Gender Education (SAGE) Australia has completed a three-year research project into suicide in sex and/or gender diverse (SGD) communities – and identified much-needed training and education for health professionals.
The federal government has released its long awaited Mental Health and Suicide Prevention report, which proposes more funding for services that assist LGBTIQ+ and SGD people, among other recommendations.
Sydney rock/ska band Spy v Spy, founded in the squats of Glebe, are back with New Reasons – their first album in almost three decades.
As the NSW Parliament debates a Bill to allow voluntary assisted dying, Geoffrey R Usher opines that people should be able to live – and die – on their own terms.
Tim Burrowes is leaving Mumbrella. He speaks about taking a well-deserved career break – and his debut book on the media industry’s most tumultuous decade.
What do you do when your closest friends find love and settle down, but you haven’t? That’s the question behind the New Theatre’s latest production, Significant Other.
How a convergence of childhood trauma, mental health issues, jealousy and revenge led to a terrifying night that almost destroyed a Sydney family.
The Sydney Star Observer has been accused of body shaming and racism after a controversial social media post.
SAGE Australia has called on the federal government to include protections for SGD communities in its proposed Online Anti-Bullying Bill.
Gary Nunn reveals the inside story of the battle to save the Green Park, including previously secret machinations, and the united push from across the political spectrum to save the venue.
A live reading of new play Bridging The Gap will explore themes around suicide, writes Rita Bratovich.