Australian television

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Brooke Blurton on the Bachelorette Australia backlash: ‘I was frustrated with the level of biphobia’
Reeling from the online hate that followed the finale, the show’s first Indigenous bisexual lead opens up about the anguish of losing her sister, finding love with Darvid Garayeli and why she’s ‘bloody proud’

Matilda Boseley

26, Nov, 2021 @10:08 PM

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Brooke Blurton’s Bachelorette Australia changed the conversation – and I’ve never talked more about being bisexual | Matilda Boseley
Having a queer Noongar-Yamatji woman as the star has normalised same-gender relationships – and started discussions around Indigenous history

Matilda Boseley

25, Nov, 2021 @11:18 PM

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From Sticky Gecko to Sleepytime: how well do you know Bluey?
Biscuits! How well do you know the world of Australia’s most beloved cartoon? Test your Bluey knowledge in our quick quiz – for real life!

Andrew P Street

19, Nov, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Big Deal: Bondi Hipster Christiaan Van Vuuren skewers Australian democracy itself
Comedian gets serious exploring how corporate donations corrupt politics in a docuseries that’s both farcical and a call to arms

Maddie Thomas

14, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Nakkiah Lui on public shaming and her doomsday comedy: ‘Prepping for the worst is something I’ve inherited’
The star of new ABC series Preppers muses on turning hate mail into humour and finding ‘a great white ally’ in her partner and co-writer Gabriel Dowrick

Maddison Connaughton

07, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Aacta awards 2021: The Newsreader, Nitram and High Ground scoop nominations
Drama series commissioned by the ABC dominate nominations recognising Australian film and television content

Kelly Burke

30, Oct, 2021 @1:01 PM

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Bert Newton, an instant hit who became Australia’s most enduring TV personality, dies aged 83
Obituary: Television host whose mild manner and mellifluous voice entertained the country’s audiences for 60 years is dead

Jennifer King

30, Oct, 2021 @10:34 AM

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The return of Tiger King, Total Control and The Great: what’s new to streaming in Australia in November
Plus a comedy starring Nakkiah Lui, all The Sopranos you can handle and a powerful documentary about the Black Summer bushfires

Luke Buckmaster

29, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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From fruit salad to hot potato: how well do you know the Wiggles?
It is time for the slog of early parenthood to pay off. Get your pointer fingers ready and test your Wiggles knowledge in our quick quiz

Andrew P Street

22, Oct, 2021 @7:00 PM

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‘Oh, I have a temper’: Deborah Mailman on rage, representation and Total Control
As she returns to her dream role in the hit political drama, Mailman muses on the pressure of carrying a series, the moment that gave her ‘goosebumps’ and how far Australian TV has come in her lifetime

Celina Ribeiro

22, Oct, 2021 @7:00 PM

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New Yellow Wiggle Tsehay Hawkins: ‘If I can show kids how to be natural, that would mean the world to me’
The 15-year-old Ethiopian-born Latin dance star who is replacing Emma Watkins in the popular children’s group is pumped to be hitting the road with her childhood idols

Elissa Blake

22, Oct, 2021 @2:33 AM

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Bachelorette Australia’s first Brooke Blurton episode is a triumph. I finally have my church back | Matilda Boseley
With its first bisexual and first Indigenous lead, the franchise may have saved itself – and its community

Matilda Boseley

21, Oct, 2021 @4:13 AM

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