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Sport October 26, 2019
Rick Kelly’s driving forces
Having saluted the chequered flag on many occasions, Supercar driver Rick Kelly knows what it’s like to push himself – and his car – to the limit. The former King of the Mountain talks about ambition, and becoming older and wiser.
News July 13, 2019
Jeffrey Epstein and his famous friends
The latest arrest of Jeffrey Epstein on charges of sex trafficking minors has again focused world attention on the multimillionaire’s relationships with the rich and powerful.
News August 24, 2019
The power and hypocrisy of George Pell’s supporters
As the Victorian Court of Appeal affirms the cardinal’s guilt, he retains dogged support from many in the conservative establishment.
Opinion June 15, 2019
Free speech, censorship and media raids
“The Australian Federal Police raids on the offices of the ABC and the home of a News Corp journalist keep being described as ‘unprecedented’. They are certainly a degeneration, though these goonish interventions have always been there. Only their …”
Sport March 09, 2019
How cyclist Peter Milostic got back on track
When chronic fatigue threatened to stop him competing at an elite level, masters cyclist Peter Milostic turned his focus to nutrition and health, and was able to step up another gear.
Sport November 17, 2018
Going off: Sophie Molineux, 20, cricketer
As she competes in the ICC Women’s World Twenty20, Australian cricketer Sophie Molineux talks about the advantages of being a left-handed all-rounder and why she no longer bowls a wrong ’un.
Sport October 06, 2018
Life’s a pitch: Simone Wearne, 37, baseball manager
How Simone Wearne followed her parents and grandparents into baseball, and became a world champion.
Sport September 15, 2018
Swing shift: Su Oh, 22, golfer
Golfer Su Oh on keeping her game simple and trying to find the right balance amid a crazy life on the road with the LPGA tour.
Sport July 21, 2018
Next wave: Kobie Enright, 18, surfer
Kobie Enright on going from competitive child to champion surfer, and the creativity needed to succeed in her sport.
Sport July 14, 2018
Gaming machine: Brandon ‘Claire’ Nguyen, 20, eSports player
Brandon “Claire” Nguyen on giving up a ‘normal life’ for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play eSports full-time.
Sport June 02, 2018
Fighting spirit: Tai Tuivasa, 25, mixed martial artist
Mixed martial artist Tai Tuivasa on being a proud Indigenous Australian and the gladiatorial challenges of cage fighting.
Sport May 12, 2018
Heart and soul: Ashleigh Hewson, 38, rugby player
Wallaroo Ashleigh Hewson on how rugby union burned into her soul and why she’d love to get into coaching.