Opinion | Punctuation is offally important

Opinion | Punctuation is offally important

Opinion | Punctuation is offally important Opinion | Punctuation is offally important The importance of correct punctuation cannot be overstated. In a column last year I noted the story of US company Oakhurst Dairy losing its legal battle with truck drivers over the...
Opinion | Book in fathers’ day

Opinion | Book in fathers’ day

Opinion | Book in fathers’ day Opinion | Book in fathers’ day It was a happy old year for me, especially in the lead-up to Christmas when I spent some time with a 90-year-old aunt. She reminded me of how lucky I was to have had a father who spent so much time with me...
Opinion | It’s time for a spell

Opinion | It’s time for a spell

Opinion | It’s time for a spell Opinion | It’s time for a spell “The Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism are presented annually in Australia to recognise and reward excellence in the craft. Finalists are selected by eminent journalists and...
Opinion | Ghost in the machine

Opinion | Ghost in the machine

Opinion | Ghost in the machine Opinion | Ghost in the machine In August, federal education minister Simon Birmingham vowed to take action when confronted with the results of this year’s NAPLAN literacy tests showing a decline in writing skills among school students....