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Eight seconds between dust and glory for bull riders

Andrew Taylor Eight seconds hardly seems long enough for Cody Heffernan to demonstrate poise, grace and control.

What's on in Sydney from July 5 to July 12

The Sydney Harbour 5k and 10k takes place on July 12.

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Nicole Elphick Sunday Jul 5

Fiona Stanley Hospital named WA's best building

The hospital was recognised in four categories of the WA Architecture Awards.

Candice Barnes It's had its fair share of challenges and high-profile patients, but there was some welcome news for Fiona Stanley Hospital on Friday night as it was awarded the state's top architecture prize.

What's on in Sydney this weekend: 20 things to hear, see and do

From school holiday fun with the Flying Fruit Fly Circus, plus music from Japanese Wallpaper and comedy from Kitty Flanagan, we have your weekend covered.

Eight Days: Entertainment attractions from June 28 to July 5

Nicole Elphick This weekend only the Powerhouse Museum and Australian Museum offer free entry for all visitors, young and old.

Perth’s proud geeks and gamers gather at Supanova

This trio took the opportunity to pay tribute to V for Vendetta at Supanova.

Candice Barnes From stormtroopers to Sailor Moon, Dragon Ball Z to Disney princesses, pop culture enthusiasts dressed to impress at the first full day of this year's Supanova Expo in Perth.

Dockers party at Pavlich testimonial

Matthew Pavlich

Adrian Beattie There was a big turnout for Matthew Pavlich's testimonial dinner at Crown Perth on Friday night.

Secret Sydney

Florist Lisa Cooper's secret Sydney

Nicole Elphick The floral artist reveals the secret to nabbing the best blossoms at the flower markets.

What's on in Sydney: 20 things to hear, see and do this weekend

Susie Youssef.

From a Daft Punk film to opera Turandot, comedian Susie Youssef and two ice-skating rinks, we have your weekend covered.

No TV? How Dad's decision inspired two WA brothers in art

Candice Barnes There's a nine year age gap between Perth brothers Abdul-Rahman Abdullah and Abdul Abdullah, but when it comes to their art, they are worlds apart.

What's on in Sydney: 20 things to hear, see and do this weekend

<i>Legally Brown</i> star Nazeem Hussain.

From an encore show by Nazeem Hussain to Tim Rogers and the Bamboos on stage and a musical about a sex-changing dinosaur, we have your weekend covered.

Colourful kangaroos bound for Perth to Bunbury route

A number of notable Aussies submitted their designs, including Mitchell Johnson and Jessica Bratich-Johnson.

Candice Barnes The Forrest Highway may have shaved off travel time between the city and the south-west, but the long stretch of bitumen isn't all that attractive.


D'oh! Bart Simpson voice actor Nancy Cartwright bails on Supanova

Bart Simpson.

Candice Barnes Nancy Cartwright, the voice of iconic character Bart Simpson, confirmed she had pulled the plug on her upcoming appearances at the Supanova Pop Culture Expos in Sydney and Perth.

Your go-to guide for what's on in Melbourne this weekend

Sean Wilson Places to see, things to do: your list of what's on this weekend.

Top gigs in Sydney: Blueline Medic, Ash Grunwald, Sleepmakeswaves and more

Bronwyn Thompson From a rare appearance by Melbourne favourites Blueline Medic and post-rockers Sleepmakeswaves and This Will Destoy You, we have your weekend in music covered.

What's on in Sydney this weekend: 20 things to hear, see and do

The Doug Anthony Allstars.

From a Doug Anthony Allstar reunion to a mini Miyazaki festival and the Sydney Film Festival's closing night party, we have your weekend covered.

Craft is the place for locally made treasures

Justine Costigan A tiny space with an extraordinary diversity of objects.

Secret Sydney

Secret Sydney: Rhys Nicholson

Nicole Elphick The comedian explains why he enjoys performing for Sydney's "aggressive" audiences.

What's on in Sydney this weekend: 20 things to hear, see and do

iOTA is glam rocker Clifford North in  rock'n'roll vaudeville show <i>B-Girl</i>.

From B-Girl and Sydney Film Festival talks galore to a craft party and the Colour Run, we have your weekend covered.