South Australian fashion designer named Young Australian of the Year

His home-grown creations have ruffled feathers across the globe, and now Adelaide’s Paul Vasileff has been honoured as Young Australian of the Year. The 26-year-old received the award at a ceremony in Parliament House’s Great Hall on Wednesday night. The fashion designer made history in 2016 – becoming the first South Australian to show a … Read more South Australian fashion designer named Young Australian of the Year

Why Kyle Abbott’s Kolpak exit from South Africa is bad news for international cricket

The 23rd day of June 2016 was a seismic day in British politics, and the full fallout from it for the UK’s economy and institutions is still unclear. A consequence that would have been far from almost every voter’s mind when they were deciding whether the UK should remain in or leave the European Union, … Read more Why Kyle Abbott’s Kolpak exit from South Africa is bad news for international cricket

South African cave pebble outshines treasures at British Museum

In a corner of the British Museum’s new South African exhibition, near an ancient golden rhino and a collection of apartheid-era campaign badges, sits a glass case holding a pitted, reddish-brown stone. It is the Makapansgat pebble, on display for the first time in its three-million-year history, curators reckon – an object that, in its … Read more South African cave pebble outshines treasures at British Museum