Guest Notes

Australian notes

9 April 2016 9:00 am

Do we really need to pay palestinians to murder?

Australian notes

7 April 2016 1:00 pm

As the federal budget deficit continues to balloon, it’s time to make hard choices. Is it a luxury or a…

Australian notes

26 March 2016 9:00 am

Will they or won't they (block supply)?

Australian notes

23 March 2016 3:00 pm

What a heartless man Malcolm Turnbull is. The autumn travel plans of scores of people lie in ruins. Those poor…

Australian notes

19 March 2016 9:00 am

Will the GG really call a DD?

Australian notes

17 March 2016 3:00 pm

Malcolm Turnbull has missed the bus. Not only over economic leadership, but also on a double dissolution which is no…

Multicultural Notes

12 March 2016 9:00 am

 Good on ya, Assistant Minister! Recently, Craig Laundy, the scion of a distinguished publican family, was appointed Assistant Minister for…

Multicultural Notes

10 March 2016 3:00 pm

 Good on ya, Assistant Minister! Recently, Craig Laundy, the scion of a distinguished publican family, was appointed Assistant Minister for…

Australian notes

5 March 2016 9:00 am

Jousting over unicorns was not the most fanciful moment in Canberra this month as the Opposition brings forth one fantastically…

Australian notes

3 March 2016 3:00 pm

Jousting over unicorns was not the most fanciful moment in Canberra this month as the Opposition brings forth one fantastically…

Bush notes

27 February 2016 9:00 am

‘Most dynasties are defined and circumscribed by region,’ goes a 2001 op-ed in the Washington Post. ‘The Roosevelts rode as…

Bush notes

25 February 2016 3:00 pm

‘Most dynasties are defined and circumscribed by region,’ goes a 2001 op-ed in the Washington Post. ‘The Roosevelts rode as…

Australian notes

20 February 2016 9:00 am

This is the last reshuffle before the election, we promise. No more resignations, no more scandals, no more inter-party warfare.…

Australian notes

18 February 2016 3:00 pm

This is the last reshuffle before the election, we promise. No more resignations, no more scandals, no more inter-party warfare.…

Primary notes

30 January 2016 9:00 am

My heart sank when I read the PM arrived in Washington, DC just a few days after I left. God…

Primary notes

28 January 2016 3:00 pm

My heart sank when I read the PM arrived in Washington, DC just a few days after I left. God…

Hungarian notebook

2 January 2016 9:00 am

Where better to hold a one-day conference on ‘Islamic Radicalism and the West’ than in the Great Hall of the…

Hungarian notebook

31 December 2015 3:00 pm

Where better to hold a one-day conference on ‘Islamic Radicalism and the West’ than in the Great Hall of the…

Yuletide notes

12 December 2015 9:00 am

I can’t help it, call me soppy or simple, but I can’t help but get a lump in my throat…

Asian notes

12 December 2015 9:00 am

Shopping in the Asian capitals has long been a lure for tourists but I was taken a little aback when…

Yuletide notes

10 December 2015 3:00 pm

I can’t help it, call me soppy or simple, but I can’t help but get a lump in my throat…

Asian notes

10 December 2015 3:00 pm

Shopping in the Asian capitals has long been a lure for tourists but I was taken a little aback when…

Republican notes

21 November 2015 9:00 am

Our best defence against jihadism? Abbott Until those acts of appallingly primitive barbarism in Paris, the events surrounding Prince Charles’…

Republican notes

19 November 2015 3:00 pm

Our best defence against jihadism? Abbott Until those acts of appallingly primitive barbarism in Paris, the events surrounding Prince Charles’…

Australian notes

14 November 2015 9:00 am

Poms in the Park To Twickenham for the Rugby World Cup. To Wembley for England’s (soccer) football world cup qualifier…