Sally Pryor As Canberra settles into another spectacular autumn, it's hard to imagine that the city was once a dusty and inhospitable plain.
Sally Pryor It is a shadow that still looms 100 years later, as Australia gears up to mark the Anzac centenary next year.
Sally Pryor Imagine you're new to Canberra, and you visit Gorman House for the first time.
Sally Pryor There are many ways to express what is sacred when you're an artist.
Sally Pryor Diner en Blanc, the global gastronomic phenomenon, will return to Canberra next year.
Sally Pryor As they come down from their centenary party, Canberrans are still assessing its show-stopper, writes Sally Pryor.
Sally Pryor There's a lot of architecture to be crammed into 100 years.
Sally Pryor Seven years is a long time in a young city such as Canberra, and Ann Jakle thinks it is long enough at the helm of one arts organisation.
Sally Pryor When Joy Warren opened a commercial art gallery in Canberra four decades ago, the capital had long been described as a cultural wasteland.
Sally Pryor Huge, light-filled rooms, high ceilings and hardwood floors - the space may be temporary, but who's complaining?
Sally Pryor Dendy is now wrapping up its second season of Cult Classics, with two of the heaviest hitters around when it comes to the glory of the 1980s.
Sally Pryor Capital Life with Sally Pryor
Sally Pryor They were images so provocative the Catholic girls' school had to call in an archbishop to soothe irate parents.
Sally Pryor He may have brought tears to the eyes of thousands of Australians when his much-loved character was killed off last week but actor Matt Le Nevez, who played dreamboat doctor Patrick on Offspring,...
Sally Pryor It can be a lonely life when you spend much of the year travelling the world and meeting with world leaders.
Sally Pryor Arts Editor Amid all the debate surrounding the Skywhale, perhaps it's time to reflect on an alternative reality.
Sally Pryor It's a familiar sight in Canberra these days - an empty, boarded-up building, fenced and slated for redevelopment.
Sally Pryor A long-running dispute about one of Canberra's oldest buildings is over - and just in time for Christmas.
Sally Pryor A long-running dispute about one of Canberra oldest buildings is over – and just in time for Christmas.
Sally Pryor It's only 8am, but Jon Stanhope has been up for hours. Something about the light, he says, and force of habit.