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National Heritage listing for 100 hectares of Sydney

By ALLISON HORE A large part of Sydney’s CBD was added to the National Heritage list this week. The 100 hectare site known as the Governor's Domain and Civic Precinct is on the eastern side of Sydney’s Central Business District and extends from the Botanic gardens and Mrs Macquarie’s chair through to Hyde Park and […]

Sydney Film Festival makes the most of its local roots

by Samantha Jonscher Sydney Film Festival (SFF) director Nashen Moodley believes that there is something transformative about sitting in a darkened room with 500 strangers to communally share in the emotional ups and downs of a good film. "Film festivals allow you to have a very different experience than just going to the local multiplex," […]