Killer Story – A Savage Wombat Tale

In the country of killer crocs, killer snakes, spiders under every toilet seat, and drop bears in every tree, nothing makes for as potent click-bait as a tale of animal versus human. Just look at the NT News. So one can imagine the relish of Canberra Times’ editors when given the opportunity to write this headline:…

The Ghosts of Bush Weeks Past

Bush week is a relatively timid affair nowadays, but there was a time when it was something more. A time when it was an infamous part of Canberra’s cultural calendar, when ANU students could shut down city streets and, for better or worse, their exploits were front page news. For a time, it served as…

ANUSA must have processes improved

The Commonwealth Government’s introduction of the Student Services and Amenities Fee this year has seen a dramatic increase in funding available to student organisations. The fee is collected directly from students, who place their trust in these organisations to ensure they’re managed appropriately and used in the service and advocacy of students. Allegations now under…