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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 | 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...

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 24.01.2019

January 26 – the date of no meaning

AUSTRALIA DAY is upon us again, and so is the now inevitable uproar in the press and on social media...

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 21.12.2018

2018: The Winners & The Losers

2018 is now thankfully drawing to a close. The usual events, such as a change of Prime Minister and shambolic...


“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...