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Knighthood for Colonel Sir Tom Moore

Colonel Sir Tom Moore, a national hero in England who raised more than £32 million pounds for the National Health Service will receive a knighthood from the Queen at Windsor Castle on Friday.

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What role did Queen Elizabeth II play in Gough Whitlam’s dismissal as PM?

Today the National Archive, following an historic ruling earlier this year by the Australian High Court, released the so-called ‘Palace Papers’, letters between then Governor-General Sir John Kerr, and Buckingham Palace.

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Republicans clutch at “Megxit” straw

It’s not surprising that opportunistic politicians are using the “Megxit” crisis to undermine Australia’s system of government – anything to further their goal of another republic referendum.

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“Huge push” for Australian republic underway in 2020

Two decades since the defeat of the 1999 referendum to determine whether Australia should sever ties with Britain, the push for a republic still rages.

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Queen teams up with Countess to combat blindness

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Prince William encourages more open conversations about mental health

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Australian actor Richard Roxburgh plays late Bob Hawke

Australians have heaved a collective sigh of relief at the welcome news popular historical drama series The Crown has cast one of our own to play the late former prime minister Bob Hawke.

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GG sworn in as Chief Scout for Australia

The Governor-General has been sworn-in as the Chief Scout of Australia,” the GG’s Facebook account announced earlier this week.

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Her Majesty’s favourite cheat meal

Turns out even if the vast majority of your dinners are cooked by world-class chefs, still nothing beats the local chippy. 

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