Sarah Price
is a Sydney-based writer.

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Sport July 21, 2021

Andrew Hoy saddles up for Tokyo 2020

At 62, three-time Olympic gold medallist Andrew Hoy is in Tokyo for his eighth Games – the most of any Australian athlete in history.

News July 17, 2021

Covid-19 and immigration detention

During the pandemic, immigration detention centres have become more crowded. Despite many guards living in Covid-19 hotspots, there are no extra precautions for asylum seekers, no distancing and no access to vaccines. Advocates warn of a superspreading event if the virus gets in.

Culture June 20, 2020

A tribute to Arthur Summons

He was a small man with a huge heart and left an indelible mark on the games of rugby league and rugby union. Arthur Summons was also one half of the famous “Gladiators” image. “I didn’t really do anything to make it happen. Just tripped over in the mud, had a photo taken and became famous.”

Culture May 02, 2020

Author Jess Hill’s inner power

Jess Hill’s incisive examination of domestic violence saw the journalist win the coveted Stella Prize last month. But the four-year project also took an immense personal toll. “All that advice about self-care … I didn’t do any of it. I almost pointedly didn’t do it. I thought: ‘You need to feel, even just one iota of the pain and suffering the people you are talking to are feeling.’ If I was feeling really relaxed and detached from it, I wouldn’t be able to write about it in the way I wanted to … I sort of had to inhabit it.”

News April 18, 2020

Resilience NSW commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons

After leading the NSW Rural Fire Service through the summer’s bushfire crisis, Shane Fitzsimmons has now taken up a new challenge – how the state will recover from Covid-19.

Portrait November 02, 2019

NSW Rural Fire Service’s Shane Fitzsimmons

A walk through Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park with the New South Wales Rural Fire Service commissioner, Shane Fitzsimmons.

Culture October 12, 2019

Australian Brandenberg Orchestra’s Paul Dyer

Watching and listening to the artistic director of the Australian Brandenberg Orchestra, Paul Dyer.

Culture August 03, 2019

Artist Guy Warren

A visit to the studio of nonagenarian artist Guy Warren.

Portrait March 30, 2019

Theatre director Jessica Arthur

Talking process with Sydney Theatre Company’s resident director Jessica Arthur.

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