With their protectionist retreat, Tony Abbott and Joe Hockey are curtailing job-creating investment
On Indonesia, Tony Abbott is right to ignore the self-loathing Asia-first elite
By speaking out in favour of gay marriage and the republic, the GG shows she was not fit for high office
Soft on crime Sir: One of my favourite Spectator Australia columns is Peter Coleman’s. His insightful and calm articulation can…
Tony Abbott will be the latest Australian prime minister to kowtow to Jakarta
Victoria’s desalination plant is a reminder of the perils of making public policy in a panic
A mini-tornado hits north Sydney: what on earth can it mean?
So what is the point of the Commonwealth in this day and age?
The purists are wrong about Twenty20
Paul McCartney has released a new album. But it is any good?
Far from being agitated, restless and frustrated, the 65-year-old heir to the throne is ready for prime time
Spare a thought for the real brains behind the Sydney Opera House
Our politicians are not ripping off taxpayers anywhere near as much as the news media suggest
Hamlet Belvoir, Sydney, until 1 December While the actual Prince of Denmark was charming Sydney crowds during his visit…
By sidelining the media elites, the Coalition may pursue a winning PR strategy
There ain’t much Australia can do to stop global warming
Some Australian actors have slightly better luck playing non-Australians
The headline in The Mail on Sunday conveys a sense of stepping back in time on arrival at Gatwick: ‘Ed…
A warning to the NSW Liberals: reform or die
Stop the reckless and feckless profiting at the expense of the more prudent who subsidise their follies
Why are the NSW Liberals so afraid of plebiscites?
The British comic duo had a hilarious, drunken and drug-filled tour
History shows that the opposition leaders who immediately follow their party’s loss of government are doomed
The brash and combative Oracle skipper has become the focal point of New Zealand’s collective anxieties
If only Britain had sound conservatives such as John Howard and Tony Abbott