The city council voted in favour of the motion last night
Political uproar over Yarra vote.
The Yarra Council is set to vote on whether or not January 26 will be referred to as Australia Day, and the possibility of replacing
As Australia Day draws near and Aussies around the nation prepare for a round of ‘Advance Australia Fair’, Tara Watson reveals why she finds it difficult to match their enthusiasm.
The 26th of January might have lost its significance, but that doesn’t mean we can’t all enjoy a day off, says Matt Smith.
What does Australia Day mean to you?
In our third in a series of personal reflections about Australia Day, Matt de Neef raises some questions about the meaning of January 26, and the way it’s been covered in the media.
Australia Day; it’s all about beaches, barbecues and beverages. But for Nisa Terzi, amongst all that green and gold, January 26 is also a day of Turkish delights.
For some it’s a chance to celebrate who we are as a nation, while for others it is purely circled on the calendar as a public holiday. As Australia Day approaches, Sam Drummond argues that January 26 might just be more than another day off.