Poor and sparsely populated Portugal led other European nations in voyages of discovery.
The composer is influenced by books about big ideas.
Karen Hardy Janita Cunnington talks about her late-found love of writing.
Susan Wyndham Translator honoured by the French; a Jules Verne classic from Australia; new life for critics' prize
Linda Morris Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is already smashing records.
Jason Steger Tanner's home from home; optimism about print; when Dimitris met Laurie; and the PEN boss comes to town.
Ebony Bowden Author JK Rowling has announced a new book which will follow the next generation as they set off for Hogwarts.
Susan Wyndham Although the Stella Prize was launched three years ago to recognise both fiction and nonfiction by Australian women, fiction in all its forms dominates the longlist released on Tuesday.
Jason Steger Dimitris Tsaloumas won a National Book Council award for The Observatory and later the Patrick White award for a writer deemed not to have been sufficiently recognised.
Ron Cerabona Literary news in Canberra.
Win the Ultimate Comfort Experience at the AFL NAB Challenge for you and four mates.
Weekend diners at some of Launceston's most popular eateries.
Looking back on the recent-ish history of Festivale for a special Throwback Thursday edition.
The John Calvin School celebrated the start of a new school year with a barbecue on Friday night. ...
The Over-30s Club met at Sails by the River on Friday night. Picture: SAMANTHA VAN ASPEREN