Ever Had a “Bachelor’s Handbag”? Lived on the “Darlo Breadline”? Started the Day With a “Sponsored Continental”?
06 Dec 2021
Entertainment The editors at “Australia’s oldest newspaper” – AKA The Betoota Advocate – share a few Aussie slang words from their new book, Betoota-isms. In this highly satirical extract, they give us a taste of the phrases about dining and cuisine you’re likely to hear on the streets of Betoota.
The Full Line-Up For Tasmania’s 2022 Mona Foma Festival Has Been Announced
03 Dec 2021
Entertainment This time around there are house parties in secret locations, installations on highways, Mo’Ju, Hobart’s skyline awash with lasers and an aerial artist performing for eight hours a day on top of a melting ice block above Cataract Gorge. Plus lots more.
Why Every Australian Needs to Watch This Stark Doco About Australia’s Catastrophic Black Summer Bushfires
26 Nov 2021
Entertainment Filmmaker Eva Orner gathers perspectives from victims, experts and activists with a focus on what we should learn from the devastation. As one interviewee puts it: “The greatest tragedy of all is that we saw this coming”.
Episode Three of Our New Podcast, FYI, Takes You on the Hunt for a Bottle of Australia’s Worst Whisky
15 Nov 2021
Entertainment It’s the stuff of legend and considered “virtually unprocurable” by the collectors circling it. When a Broadsheet editor heard about this elusive and terrible spirit, he set out on a journey to find a bottle – before it disappears for good.