Romy Ash
is a novelist. Her first book, Floundering, was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin award.

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Travel March 05, 2016

Alma Bay on Queensland’s Magnetic Island

Finding your bearings on a nostalgic island under the watchful gaze of the local rock wallabies.

Portrait February 20, 2016

Building bridges

Comic creator Jessica Hansell “smuggles things in through the disguise of lighthearted humour”.

Portrait January 30, 2016

Perfect harmony with Tim Finn

From the roots to the Enz.

Portrait January 23, 2016

Comedian and writer Ben Elton

A sit-down with the stand-up Ben Elton.

Portrait May 09, 2015

Never a backward step for SDC’s Rafael Bonachela

Sydney Dance Company artistic director Rafael Bonachela on the emotion behind his work.

Culture March 21, 2015

The dark inspiration of American auteur David Lynch

In Brisbane for an exhibition of his visual art, American auteur David Lynch talks about his sources of creativity.

Portrait December 06, 2014

Whole Larder Love author Rohan Anderson

How Rohan Anderson turned his unhealthy life around by becoming a hunter/gatherer.

Portrait November 08, 2014

Actress Miriam Margolyes channels voices from within

From a sheepdog in Babe to Dickens’ women, Miriam Margolyes’s voice work is known throughout the world.

Culture October 25, 2014

Missy Higgins’ eclectic homage to artists from Oz

Shy Missy Higgins returns to the spotlight by sharing it with others.