Australian television

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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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Emma Watkins quits the Wiggles in ‘end of an era’ for children’s group
The first female Wiggle, who had an outsize influence on the group, says she is leaving to focus on her family and PhD

Michael Sun

19, Oct, 2021 @2:35 AM

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‘Go to bed, Jessica!’: whatever happened to the little girl from the viral NSW ad?
Meant to be an emotional appeal from the RTA about the dangers of drink-driving, it morphed into something else entirely thanks to one memorable line – and Jessica

Melanie Tait

15, Oct, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Six Feet Under: 20 years on, the drama set in a family funeral home still feels ahead of its time
It was groundbreaking and ambitious on release, but even after two decades, the lives – and deaths – of the Fisher family are just as compelling as they ever were

Isabelle Oderberg

14, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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From The Block to The Bachelor, reality TV product placement has reached dizzying new lows
Subtlety is out and cringeworthy storyline integration is in for brands across Australian reality shows. But do viewers appreciate it?

Katy Hall

12, Oct, 2021 @3:34 AM

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Fires review – gripping six-part drama circling on Australia’s horrific black summer
ABC TV’s new series makes a compelling argument that truly powerful storytelling stems from what happens after the catastrophe

Luke Buckmaster

27, Sep, 2021 @5:30 PM

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From Mindhunter to Newsreader: Anna Torv on how she chooses her next role
Ahead of the ABC’s anthology Fires, Torv spoke to Guardian Australia about her nonlinear career – and the traumas compounding around us

Maddison Connaughton

24, Sep, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Farewell Rosehaven: the five best low-stakes plotlines of TV’s sweetest show
Over five delightfully pleasant seasons, Rosehaven has become a TV series we will remember. Here are some of its most memorable, if inconsequential, subplots

Luke Buckmaster

23, Sep, 2021 @2:03 AM

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From the Gobbledok to Not Happy Jan: how well do you remember classic Australian ads?
There are slogans and jingles embedded deep in the psyche of the nation. Find out how well you’ve retained these vintage gems

Clem Bastow

10, Sep, 2021 @8:00 PM

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