2SER TURNS 30

1979 saw the advent of many great things; Kris from Kris Kross was born, the Happy Meal graced McDonalds around the world, the Eastern Suburbs … Read more

GIG: SLAVA & LEONARD GRIGORYAN

It’s easy to imagine, listening to the Grigoryan Brothers’ album Distance, that some kind of magnificent four armed musical alien is behind the eclectic … Read more

EXHIBITION: BEYOND VISIBILITY

With only a few precious months left in the Year of Astronomy, there’s no better time to turn your gaze to the heavens and get … Read more

EXHIBITION: EGYPTIANS, GODS & MUMMIES – TRAVELS WITH HERODOTUS

Strolling through the grounds of Sydney University has a certain transportive element in itself, all that old sandstone and well-tended lawn. Stepping into the Nicholson … Read more

MOVIE: TAKING WOODSTOCK

I should preface this by saying that I still hold residual anger that I was born 30 years too late to go to Woodstock. So … Read more

TALKS: SYDNEY IDEAS

Thinking about public lectures, I find myself closing my eyes and imagining the smell of leather books, wide green lawns and twinkly eyed lecturers with … Read more

TALKS: BERNHARD SCHLINK – GUILT ABOUT THE PAST

Internationally bestselling author of The Reader, Bernhard Schlink, is in town this month to talk about his collection of essays Guilt About the Past… Read more

ULTIMO SCIENCE FESTIVAL

“Interesting things with a scientific bent,” is how curator Derek Williamson describes the upcoming Ultimo Science Festival at the Powerhouse Museum. From crochet coral reefs … Read more