After a long legal struggle, two Australian drug smugglers were executed in Indonesia earlier this year. For their team of defence lawyers, the journey was both harrowing and uplifting.
It’s 60 years since Australia’s greatest satirical character, Edna Everage, made a reluctant stage debut at the University. Her creator, Barry Humphries, had no clue of the triumphs that would follow. Michael Shmith reports.
Australia’s Rio Olympics team is eyeing a top-five finish in the 2016 medal rankings, and chef de mission Kitty Chiller is pulling out all stops to achieve it.
Alumnus Nicholas Carter is one of Australia’s most exceptional and busiest conductors.
Dr Charmaine Tham is leading the fight against rabies through her work with Vets Beyond Borders.
David Zhu is taking advantage of China’s huge demand for Australian dairy produce.
Illusionist Simon Coronel on the links between psychology, engineering and magic.
Corrie Chen has ambitions, big ones, the kind that require millions of dollars and nerves of steel. She wants to direct a feature film.