James Robertson

James Robertson

James Robertson is a Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald.

Woman's Day publishes first Schapelle Corby picture

James Robertson The first clear picture of convicted drug smuggler Schapelle Corby has been published, after Woman's Day paid $20,000 for an image of her celebrating with her brother after her release from a Bali...

Ouch!

My Kitchen Rules contestant Harry Curtis injures neck in dive

Harry Curtis

James Robertson Harry Curtis, a 25-year-old contestant in the popular My Kitchen Rules show injured himself while jumping from a bollard on Melbourne’s Sandringham Beach late on Tuesday afternoon.

Keep it quiet, there's going to be a big party next weekend

L-r, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson in TriStar Pictures' One Direction: This Is Us. One Direction

James Robertson This coming Labour Day long weekend 8000 sailors, rugby league players, comic book nerds, the boy band One Direction, Prince Harry and Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan will converge on Sydney; a...

Bondi vet collapses in City2Surf race as Sydney runs up a record

city2Surf

James Robertson A strangely wholesome feeling came over Sydney on Sunday morning.

Bangers and cash: drivers rally behind cause

James Robertson Valet parking was not offered to the dusty and psychedelic convoy that pulled up outside the Adelaide Hilton on Thursday afternoon.

Phone-hacking

Murdoch demands ABC apologise for 'lie'

News Corporation Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch listens to remarks at the Wall St. Journal CEO Council on

James Robertson RUPERT MURDOCH has slammed the ABC and demanded an apology over its coverage of recent comments he made about victims of the British phone-hacking scandal.

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Day & Night

Ground Zero cafe

James Robertson When 5pm ticks over at Ground Zero, the lights are dimmed, the cake display covered and the sign out front of the cafe replaced by one announcing a bar.

Obsession leads to adventure in Java

dogs

Review by James Robertson For a country so many think of as dangerous and mysterious, Indonesia has inspired surprisingly few Australian writers.

Spokes and specs

Tour

James Robertson A Sunday morning cycling tour of Sydney's architectural sights? Right then, a couple of laps of the Opera House and I'll be home in time to catch the end of Insiders.

Cheap eats

Top-end chefs turn to cheap eats

Chefs

James Robertson ADAM HUMPHREY made his name with an elegant restaurant that served ambitious and decorative European food. But he still loves the honesty of peasant fare.