Instead of drooling over Heston Blumenthal desserts on their televisions, Australians on Monday night were instead scratching their heads as they tried to spell words like soliloquy and incessant.
Susan Wyndham A biography of the "sentimental bloke" appeared in October 1915, and was an instant success, making the poet C. J. Dennis more popular than his contemporaries Henry Lawson and Banjo Paterson.
Karl Quinn Margaret Pomeranz is in conversation with David Gulpilil about his life and career. She'll need to be on her game.
Stephanie Bunbury Peter Strickland's elegant, art-directed world threatens to shatter at any moment
Stephanie Bunbury Cemetery of Splendour picks up on the true story of an unexplained outbreak of narcolepsy within a single company of Thai soldiers
Garry Maddox Jafar Panahi dramatises his own life in this film, in which he plays a jaunty cab driver who takes passengers around Tehran.
Karl Quinn The atrocities in Afghanistan are very real, says an Australian artist and filmmaker who works there, but the villains are not who you'd expect.
Daniel Herborn It was the most sensational trial of 1950.
Linda Morris All those stunts were worth it, Tom: the fifth Mission: Impossible is on track to top the weekend box office in the US.
Tiffany Bakker If you ask Judd Apatow, whose films have taken more than $2 billion at the box office worldwide, he'll tell you he's still just a massive fanboy at heart.
Our local firefighters are hitting the main street over the next fortnight to talk winter fire safety
The Art on the Monaro auction will raise funds for the Monaro Education Foundation
A recent Chamber of Commerce event has pointed to a bright future for Bombala
Our Joey's got up close and personal with some reptilian friends.
Bombala is right behind the many Relay for Life fundraising events taking place