Tim Winton

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Dirt Music review – Tim Winton adaptation falls flat despite cinematic dreams
The film-makers have shot for profundity and lyricism to match the Australian classic, but ended up with something flavourless – and occasionally cloying

Luke Buckmaster

08, Oct, 2020 @12:00 AM

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Top 10 mentors in fiction
From Homer to Hilary Mantel, these inspiring, sometimes ambiguous figures are a perennial flint-spark for storytelling

Benjamin Myers

04, Mar, 2020 @12:32 PM

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Kevin Rudd, Thomas Keneally, Wendy Harmer, Tim Winton and others on their birds of the year
From the punks of the bird world and a living fossil to a rabbit-killing raptor, Australia’s birds have attitude

Tim Flannery, Thomas Keneally, Wendy Harmer, Tim Winton, Kevin Rudd, Lenore Taylor, Anton Enus, Adam Liaw and Simon Hill

01, Nov, 2019 @1:23 AM

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Cloudstreet review – play is big on spectacle but can't solve the problems of Tim Winton's novel
Stage adaptation of the beloved story grapples with colonisation, but like all Winton’s books, it is essentially about the men

Alison Croggon

13, May, 2019 @1:46 AM

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Cloudstreet on stage: a new way of listening to the ghosts that live alongside us
Two decades after Tim Winton’s novel was last adapted for the theatre, director Matthew Lutton is bringing it back to life at Melbourne’s Malthouse

Brigid Delaney

02, May, 2019 @3:06 AM

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Our leaders are ignoring global warming to the point of criminal negligence. It's unforgivable | Tim Winton
Humanity survived the cold war because no one pushed the button. On climate change, the button has been pushed again and again

Tim Winton

19, Apr, 2019 @9:00 PM

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From Storm Boy to Breath: the 10 best Australian beach films | Luke Buckmaster
Australian beach films have celebrated everything from life, love and freedom to the flesh-piercing dangers of renegade umbrellas

Luke Buckmaster

19, Jan, 2019 @9:21 PM

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I'm face to face with Ningaloo's living miracles and it feels holy | Tim Winton
It’s a very lucky person who swims with whales – but many take heart from knowing such ecosystems exist and believe they need to be protected

Tim Winton

14, Oct, 2018 @12:37 AM

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Exmouth split over pipeline factory proposed for gulf that supports Ningaloo Reef
Proponents say development won’t harm world heritage ecosystem, but a campaign led by Tim Winton is sounding the alarm

Adam Morton

14, Oct, 2018 @12:32 AM

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Top 10 tales from the frontier
From Peter Carey to Cormac McCarthy, these are some of the most compelling depictions of a territory where both danger and discovery lie

Paul Howarth

25, Jul, 2018 @12:30 PM

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Tim Winton, Helen Garner, Paul Keating, Deng Adut: the stories behind the year's best biographies
Six authors nominated for the National Biography awards reveal what most surprised them about their subjects

Tim Winton, Joan Healy, Bernadette Brennan , Deng Thiak Adut, Judith Brett, Troy Bramston

11, Jul, 2018 @6:00 PM

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The Shepherd’s Hut by Tim Winton review – an Australian odyssey
A boy on the run meets a disgraced priest as the big themes of faith and salvation are explored amid the visionary splendour of the burning saltflats

Rachel Seiffert

27, Jun, 2018 @6:30 AM

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