Anthony Inatey, of Bathurst, asks what is it about the architecture of Sydney and particularly the Opera House that raises the passions of so many letter writers. It seems we cling to the Opera House as our one definite architectural masterpiece, a place of undisputed beauty that stands apart in..read more
BANK of England governor Mervyn King's comments that the sharemarket might be on the edge of a precipice, and that the bank was prepared to cut interest rates to ward off recession, might get the hares running. Or maybe not.
AN OBSCURE proclamation involving ferrets, sparrows, fruit bats and hares may delay the release of land on the south-west fringe of Sydney where thousands of houses are due to be built on the land of one of the richest men in the country.
ON THE seventh day, Ted Baillieu blinked. Exactly one week after the Liberal leadership hares were set running by his clash with Robert Doyle in the shadow cabinet, Baillieu yesterday finally ruled out challenging Doyle - for now, at least.
FOR A self-confessed plodder, Nick O'Hern is rattling along at quite a rate. Playing tortoise to the hares around him at Huntingdale yesterday, the West Australian carded a course-record first-round64 to lead the $1.25 million Australian Masters by three shots.