People and Places

Fri 30 Nov 2018

‘Aggravated’ Scot wrote our national anthem on bus

‘Aggravated’ Scot wrote our national anthem on bus

On St Andrews Day in front of an audience of Scottish expats, the song that would become Australia’s national anthem was first performed

‘Shark’ scares, stingers, good times

‘Shark’ scares, stingers, good times

Bryan Box has been part of Bribie Island Surf Lifesaving Club since he was five. He tells us why Woorim is such a great beach for families as summer arrives.

Fri 23 Nov 2018

The mysterious tribes clinging to their ancient ways

The mysterious tribes clinging to their ancient ways

For thousands of years, these tribes have lived bountiful lives on their remote islands and highland valleys. But genocide has decimated their numbers.

Fri 16 Nov 2018

Aussie snappers wow judges

Aussie snappers wow judges

Incredible panoramas - both natural and urban - have impressed the judges of a worldwide photography prize. Take a look.

Wed 14 Nov 2018

How trolley man will spend $136k

How trolley man will spend $136k

Australia’s terrorist-fighting superhero is slowly beginning to turn his life around with an enormous sum of cash. Here’s how he plans to spend it.

Sun 11 Nov 2018

'Ray of light': 1000 pack into church to farewell young DJ

'Ray of light': 1000 pack into church to farewell young DJ

IN his 27 years, Cory James Geisler brought a light, passion and beacon of hope into the world that will never be matched.

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