Libs will never be the same after the Bishop-Cormann era

Bitter rivalries are nothing new in Australian politics: Bob Hawke and Paul Keating, Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd, Tony Abbott and Malcolm Turnbull. All fierce and fiendish in their own right. And then there is the tension that simmers between WA’s most senior Liberals, Julie Bishop and Mathias Cormann. Both …

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Kids just need some sand and a swing to get enough play

Families do not need large gardens to ensure preschoolers get enough outdoor play at home. A sandpit, swing or cubby house is enough, according to a study of 1600 Perth preschoolers. Researchers at University of WA’s School of Population and Global Health and Telethon Kids Institute examined how children spent …

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