Bali memorial revamp angers skaters

Melbourne City Council’s decision to reconstruct the Lincoln Square Bali Bombing memorial to deter skateboarders from using the site has received mixed reviews from…

Out to pasture

What happens when “They’re off and racing” is just a memory? Where do all those ‘retired’ racehorses go and who looks after them? In this…


The usual story goes like this. Young person finds new drug. Young person becomes addicted. Young person gets kicked out of home. Young person gets into trouble. Young person is redeemed. Young person resumes normal life. Adopting a unique perspective, Jessica Baum imagines what it must be like to be so maligned and according to Ice, so misunderstood.

The hunt for happiness

  In the last 12 months, more than a quarter of Australian young people have reported they don’t feel happy and almost the same number…

Live: Equal love rally

Simeon Bisas reports from Melbourne’s cbd about the Equal Love rally for marriage equality.