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The history behind the headstones

Local retiree Karlyn Robinson never set out to write a book about a cemetery but the lure of a bushranger’s...

Opinion & Analysis

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 09.08.2019

Redemption story: That didn’t take long did it?

Eighteen months have not quite passed since the event described at the time as the “darkest day in Australian cricket”...

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 25.07.2019

Public entitled to its outrage at parliamentary entitlement

The word “entitlement” sprang to public notice in early 2014 when then Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey declared the “the age...

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 05.07.2019

Unholy row for the “game they play in heaven”

Rugby Union is known as the game played in heaven. Star player Israel Folau continues to bring both the game...

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 20.06.2019

Our ‘un-Australian’ anthem is girt by controversy

Is ‘un-Australian’ the most misused and falsely appropriated word in our national dialect? I think it is, and I use the...


“Bomber” and “Wallo” enjoy catch up with old boxing trainer

Famed Australian coach of many champions, Johnny Lewis, flew into Dubbo recently and there to greet him were two of...