Bushfires swept through the Blue Mountains, Central Coast and Macarthur region yesterday. They are still raging. Here is The Newsroom’s selection of the most interesting shots from the past 24 hours. Photos compiled from Twitter and other social media by Alana Scott and Lauren Yeates. A home lies in ruins after the fires passed through. An extravagant…Details
The 1976 film All the President’s Men is an ode to a past era. Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman star as Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, the two journalists who investigated the Watergate scandal for the Washington Post. Nowadays, it’s a beautiful nostalgia trip. The swirling cigarette smoke, the typewriters, the copy boys, the pencils…Details
Ita Buttrose courted controversy with her calls for Australia’s legal drinking age to be raised from 18 to 21. We took to the streets of Sydney to see what the public think.
Story by Bianca Mureddu, video and production by Cassandra Sabin
A family from Verona, Italy learns English in Australia.