REVIEW: WOMAD 2018, Charlton Park, Wiltshire, UK (26-29 July)
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REVIEW: WOMAD 2018, Charlton Park, Wiltshire, UK (26-29 July)
A look at those at the self-appointed apex of English social hierarchy: posh boys. They are quite different from the Aussie posh bloke.
AUSTRALIA DAY | Contrary to popular opinion 26 January is not the date NSW was established, nor was it the date the First Fleet first set foot on Australian soil. MARK TEDESCHI QC examines the true history behind this important date.
The music and fashion legend, David Bowie has died of cancer.
If you are a lucky ticket holder for the London New Year’s Eve fireworks extravaganza, here’s 10 great tips to make sure you enjoy the celebrations to their fizzing, sparkly, screaming fullest.
Tickets are on sale now for the UK leg of San Cisco's European tour.
Origins Festival of First Nations 2015 to feature Ilbijerri Theatre Company, Zugubal Dancers, and David Gulpilil film 'The Tracker'.
British TV show host Graham Norton and Eurovison commentator cannot understand why Australia was included in the 2015 song contest.
Australia's men and women are right up there in this sexiest nationalities in the world 'survey'. But something's not quite right about this study. Nice try, America... and thanks for the shout out.
By inviting Australia to participate as a one-off event, the song contest proves that it takes the anniversary motto "Building Bridges” seriously.
REVIEW: God made music and the devil kept time at London’s Bush Hall.
X Factor Australia left reeling after exit of three judges. Was Redfoo axed?
Australia's Eurovision contestant Guy Sebastian is very popular with last year's champion, Conchita Wurst.
Various Aboriginal leaders and protesters have called for the repatriation of the British Museum’s collection of 6000 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander objects.
Bernard Fanning of Powderfinger fame talks music, art and living ‘the Spanish way’, ahead of the UK leg of his European tour.
The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, Australia’s largest annual fashion event, celebrated 20 years this April. Here’s our rundown of this season’s top 5 styles that are sure to be your favourite travel companion.
'Field Punishment No.1' is the hard hitting new drama about the New Zealanders who refused to be conscripted during World War 1. It's the Anzac tale you have never been told.
BB8, the cute little droid featured in the trailers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has made his public debut... for real!
WATCH: The second teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens marks the passing of a family torch and the return of old friends. So, what does it tell us about JJ Abrams' take on the galaxy far, far away?
It doesn't sound right, but how does chocolate with Vegemite taste?
Baptism in the improv comedy of an Australian expat and her London gang of giggles.
So, what are the top 100 restaurants in the world and where do the United Kingdom and Australia rank for fine dining?
Aimed towards expats from Australia, New Zealand and South Africa, Scatzy has found its niche in providing videos for globetrotters from their home country.
Stuck in London over Easter and want something a little different to do? Check out five of our favourite alternative activities in London over the long weekend.
Celebrated Australian broadcaster says facing death gives him a new clarity on life, in interview with UK’s Channel 4.
This year's Sculpture by the Sea boasts some spectacular creations along Cottesloe Beach in Perth. Take a look at some of the best.
Andrew Flintoff has conquered the South African jungle, winning Australia’s version of 'I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here'.
Here's a little taste of what Eurovision 2015 can expect from Australia's very own entrant, Guy Sebastian. What will he sing?
Singer-songwriter Guy Sebastian is "pumped" to compete at the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest. Here's what he has to say about how he plans to represent Australia.
Australian English has an amazingly rich seam of vocabulary. In its latest update, OxfordDictionaries.com has added more than 500 Australianisms.
WATCH: While Ellen DeGeneres's selfie arguably won 'best performance' last year, the Lego Movie has taken all the glory in 2015. Just ask Oprah.
Animal welfare groups call on government to halt transfer of monkeys to Australia for Pirates of the Caribbean 5 filming.
You better watch out, you better not cry, the Babadook could be lurking nearby... or sitting right next to you on the London Underground.
Lawyers for billionaire Gina Rinehart are demanding to view part two of House of Hancock ahead of its airing on Sunday, to determine if it may be defamatory and prevent its screening.
For the very first time, the effervescent Eurovision song contest will include Australia as a competing nation. Sam Pang wants to get AC/DC and Midnight Oil on the phone.
While Nick Cave and Margot Robbie may have missed out at the British Academy of Film and Television Awards, The Lego Movie sure did us proud.
Sia Furler, Iggy Azalea and Keith Urban may have come home empty handed from the Grammys, but AC/DC threw the horns for Australia.
Australia’s Karnivool are returning to the UK for The Divergence Tour this March with some new material, proving you can’t have too much of a good thing.
Would you like some fennel with your overpriced fish and no chips? A new wave of fish and chips restaurants in the UK are serving fancy alternatives to the traditional dish.
Chris Hemsworth named 2015 honouree and AACTA gongs for Birdman at G'Day USA's red carpet gala event in Hollywood.
Aussie film industry honours Birdman with four awards. Full winners list.
A troupe of Aussie celebs are in South Africa ready to compete in "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!" They may be used the animals at home, but let's be introduced to some African creepy crawlies that are most likely to get their skin crawling on our TV ...
Not only did Triple J ban 'Shake It Off' from their hottest 100, but they said some pretty nasty things about KFC and Buzzfeed's #Tay4Hottest100 campaign too. Meanwhile, Chet Faker claimed #1. Here's what went down.
Controversy over #TayHottest100 hashtag campaign which urges voting for 'Shake It Off' in this year's Triple J Hottest 100 and could oust an Aussie artist from the top spot.
The best quotes from The Castle are of course going to include “Tell him he's dreaming” and “Straight to the pool room” but a there’s a few others that defo rank right up there, according to the Bogan Bingo boys.
No Barnesy, no Farnesy. Just the most amazing pop songs ever to have originated from the land down under for this Australia Day.
We may be many, but we certainly aren’t one when it comes to celebrating our national identity through music. Laurence Driscoll examines why the gay community often feel excluded from Australia Day celebrations.
Jetlag bar have stocked the fridge full of Aussie beer, getting set for a massive Australia Day with movies and Triple J. Plus there’s live Down Under tunes at The Purple Turtle.
An Aussie movie, singer-songwriter and actress miss out on Golden Globes glory.
Spotted: Elvis look-alikes heading to Parkes in Australia, on a train, for the King's annual birthday bash.