Category : Entertainment

Beatles make music available on streaming services for the first time

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Yeah, yeah, yeah — The Beatles’ original albums are finally available on some of the most popular streaming services such as Apple Music and Spotify.

Shipwreck relics go on display at Tweed Heads museum

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Relics from ships wrecked in Tweed waters along the Queensland-New South Wales border coast go on display at Tweed Regional Museum at Murwillumbah.

The ABC’s digital service is a winner with the public

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Peter Costello may question why the ABC offers services across digital platforms, but the vast majority of Australians are thankful they have a strong, robust, independent public broadcaster delivering in new ways.

Prisoner actor Carol Burns dies in hospital

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Australian actor Carol Burns, famous for her award-winning role as Franky Doyle in the television series Prisoner, dies aged 68.

Prisoner actor Carol Burns remembered as ‘legend’ of stage and screen

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Australian actor Carol Burns, famous for her award-winning role as Franky Doyle in the television series Prisoner, dies in hospital aged 68.

Spectacular icy clouds rival auroras in Norway skies

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Auroras are famous for their beauty — but the lesser-known, though equally amazing, northern phenomenon of polar stratospheric clouds is also taking place.

Green Shed owner Tiny building amusement park for Serbian kids

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The owner of Canberra’s Green Shed recycling shop, Tiny, is building an amusement park for needy children in his homeland.

Why you should care about cuts to youth arts funding

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What has been missing from the chorus of theatre directors decrying the latest cuts to youth arts companies are the voices of the young Australians who will suffer most as a result, writes Laura Hartnell.

Youth arts companies provide a training ground for people to learn the ropes and become artists in adulthood, but more than that, they provide spaces where young people can find belonging and heal, especially those who are already at risk or struggling to cope with life.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens shatters records

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens shatters box office records in Australia and around the world, with an estimated $721 million in worldwide ticket sales through to Sunday.

‘A damn fine teaser': Twin Peaks comeback teaser trailer released

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Fans of cult television show Twin Peaks are gifted an early Christmas present, with the release of a 50-second teaser trailer for the show’s highly-anticipated 2017 comeback.