Dan Harrison

Dan Harrison

Dan Harrison is Health and Indigenous Affairs Correspondent for Fairfax Media. He is based in Canberra.


Rudd and Turnbull to face off

Dan Harrison They are the leaders opinion polls suggest we wish we still had.

Rock anthem speaks to a new generation

Shane Howard

Dan Harrison Closed community throws open its gates for 30th anniversary of Goanna land-rights song.

Women of Central Australia weave their magic in the world of fine art

Women of the Tjanpi Desert Weavers show off their work.

Dan Harrison 'I always had this instinct that these women had really clever hands,' recalls Thisbe Purich. It was this instinct that led Purich to the remote Western Australian community of Blackstone in 1995 to...

A story weaved with pride

Dan Harrison It was instinct that led Thisbe Purich to the remote West Australian community of Blackstone in 1995 to hold a grass weaving workshop.

Stage set for Opera House theatre to be renamed

Dame Joan Sutherland

Sean Nicholls and Dan Harrison The opera theatre at the Sydney Opera House should be renamed after Dame Joan Sutherland as a ''lasting tribute to the music legend'', the NSW Opposition Leader, Barry O'Farrell says.