Trainwreck star's casting is seen as a bold move by Barbie's owner, Mattel.
Aussie radio duo Hamish Blake and Andy Lee have announced they will quit their successful radio show next year to concentrate on a new TV show.
Jane Freebury Despite early attempts to ban them, bushranger movies still hold a strange fascination for Australian viewers, writes Jane Freebury.
Ron Cerabona Literary news and events in Canberra.
Michael Idato The 1990s series turned a dark mirror on small town America and became an instant hit.
Meg McKinlay is a children's writer and poet who lives in Fremantle, Western Australia. Her novel A Single Stone (Walker Books), about a 14-year-old girl who lives in a mountain village where small children work in the mines, won the 2016 Prime Minister's Literary Award for Young Adult Fiction.
Susan Chenery In his book Conclave, Robert Harris takes the reader into the Sistine Chapel as 118 old men in robes vote for a new pope.
Karl Quinn What's happening at the national broadcaster isn't pretty, but sadly it is inevitable.
Garry Maddox Fighting a leopard or jumping off a cliff while on fire are just another day's work.
Ebony Bowden The rebranding of ABC Local Radio stations has been met with unexpected legal action from a Adelaide community radio station.
How you snapped your time on Instagram at Berry's Fairgrounds Festival.
As part of a new feature for the Kiama Independent, we'll be regularly profiling a ' local face' ...